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Wed. Apr 16, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Smith (knee) did not play Wednesday versus the Thunder. Impact: Smith missed Detroit's final five games with left patella tendinitis, leaving his final numbers at 16.4 points (on 42 percent shooting), 6.8 rebounds, 3.3 assists, and 1.4 blocks during his first season with the Pistons.(RotoWire, )
Apr 13, 2014
News: Smith (knee) will not play Sunday versus the Raptors, the Oakland Press reports. Impact: Smith's absence will mark the fourth straight game he has missed with left patella tendinitis. With just one game remaining after Sunday, Smith's debut season with the Pistons could be over, but his fantasy owners should check his status ahead of Wednesday's finale against Oklahoma City.(RotoWire, )
Fri. Apr 11, 2014
News: Smith (knee) won't play Friday in Chicago, the Chicago Tribune reports. Impact: This will be Smith's third consecutive game missed with left patella tendinitis, and it's appears that he might even sit out for the rest of the season, with only two games remaining on Detroit's schedule.(RotoWire, )
Fri. Apr 11, 2014
News: Smith, who has missed the past two games with left patella tendinitis, is listed as a game-time decision for Friday's tilt against the Bulls, the Pistons' official site reports. Impact: The Pistons have been pretty tight-lipped about Smith's status for the final three games of the season. If he sits Friday night, it wouldn't be too surprising to see Smith sit the final two games of the regular season next week. Rodney Stuckey will continue to see extra work as a member of the starting five if Smith stays on the sidelines.(RotoWire, )
Wed. Apr 9, 2014
News: Smith (knee) will be out for the Pistons' game on Wednesday against the Cavs, the Cleveland Plain-Dealer reports. Impact: Smith missed Tuesday's game with patellar tendinitis in his left knee and he will once again be held out on Wednesday. Kyle Singler is expected to start at forward in Smith's absence. Consider Smith day-to-day for the time being.(RotoWire, )
Tue. Apr 8, 2014
News: Smith remains out with patella tendinitis in his left knee. Impact: Smith signed a four-year, $54 million contract as a free agent in the offseason. Smith leads the Pistons with a 16.4 scoring average and is second with a 6.8 rebounding average.(STATS, 7:19pm)
Tue. Apr 8, 2014
News: Smith will not play Tuesday against the Hawks with patellar tendinitis on his left knee. Impact: Smith was reportedly going to get benched for Tuesday's game, and it appears it's due to his recent injury. It's unclear when Smith came down with this new ailment, but consider him a game-time decision for Wednesday's game until further news surfaces.(RotoWire, )
Tue. Apr 8, 2014
News: Smith will be benched Tuesday against the Hawks, AJC reports. Rodney Stuckey will start in his place. Impact: It appears Smith has been disappointing the Pistons, and he'll have to take the backseat in Tuesday's game. It's unclear if this is a permanent change, so owners shouldn't panic too soon.(RotoWire, )
Josh Smith
2013-14 Season
PPG
16.4
REB
6.8
ASST
3.3
FG%
41.9
Bio
Ht: 6' 9"  Wt: 225  Age: 28
Born: 12/5/1985, College Park, Georgia
College: None
Drafted: 2004 - Rd 1
(17th overall by the Hawks)
Injury Status
4/8/2014
Day to day. (Left patella tendinitis)