July 1, 2016, 8:40 am
Beat writer Keith Pompey wrote on Friday that Ish Smith had tired of not receiving a call from the Sixers by 3:30 a.m. ET and decided to go with the Pistons’ three-year, $18 million deal. After making minimum amounts for years, he was ready to take any good deal and the Pistons got a steal. We had him as our No. 2 point guard target in free agency for precisely this reason.