Pistons' Cunningham (shin) out at least 4 games

by Gordon Dixon - Cade Cunningham will be re-evaluated in a week after experiencing soreness in his left shin, the Pistons said Saturday.

Pistons' Cade Cunningham out at least 4 games with sore shin 6:40 PM ET Eric WoodyardESPN Cade Cunningham won't be suiting up on Saturday night when the Detroit Pistons host the Boston Celtics at Little Caesars Arena. The Pistons announced the second-year guard will miss at least the next four games with left shin soreness. He will be re-evaluated in a week. Cunningham also was inactive for the Pistons' loss to the New York Knicks on Friday after posting a season-low four points on 1-for-11 shooting in a loss in Boston on Wednesday. That was the first time he had failed to score in double figures this season. Cunningham, the No. 1 overall pick of the 2021 NBA draft, currently leads the Pistons in scoring and assists with nightly averages of 19.9 points, 6.2 rebounds and 6.0 assists per game.