AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – The Detroit Pistons announced today that the team has recalled forward Henry Ellenson and guards Darrun Hilliard and Michael Gbinije from the team’s NBA Development League (D-League) affiliate, the Grand Rapids Drive.
Ellenson has appeared in 14 games this season with the Pistons, averaging 1.5 points and 0.9 rebounds in 4.0 minutes per game. He was selected with the 18th overall pick in the 2016 NBA Draft. In eight games with the Grand Rapids Drive this season, Ellenson has averaged 18.8 points, 9.5 rebounds, 0.9 assists, 1.3 blocks and 0.8 steals in 34.6 minutes per game.
Hilliard has appeared in 26 games this season with Detroit, averaging 3.4 points, 1.0 rebounds and 0.9 assists in 11.1 minutes per game. He was selected with the 38th overall pick in the 2015 NBA Draft. In two games with Grand Rapids this season, Hilliard is averaging 23.0 points, 6.0 rebounds, 3.5 assists and 0.5 steals in 35.2 minute per game.
Gbinije has appeared in eight games this season with the Pistons, averaging 0.5 points and 0.4 rebounds in 3.6 minutes per game. He was selected with the 49th overall pick in the 2016 NBA Draft. In seven games with the Drive this season, Gbinije has averaged 12.0 points, 3.6 rebounds, 2.0 assists and 2.0 steals in 35.4 minutes per game.
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