Canton resident Christopher Burlew set up a satirical GoFundMe campaign to “Help Provide For Josh Smith’s Family.”
The Detroit Pistons announced Monday that the team has re-signed guard Reggie Jackson and center Joel Anthony to a multi-year contracts.
Drummond took the court on Saturday for the first time with the Pistons’ 2015 first round draft pick in the pro-am summer league, The Drew League.
Blake played 81 games off the bench last season for the Portland Trailblazers, averaging 4.3 points and 3.6 assists per game while shooting 35.2 percent from behind the 3-point line.
The deal split Morris up from his twin brother Markieff after the two had signed extensions with Phoenix before last season.
Jackson was traded to the Pistons in February at the NBA trade deadline from the Oklahoma City Thunder in exchange for D.J. Augustin and Kyle Singler.
Prized free agent LaMarcus Aldridge says he has chosen to join the San Antonio Spurs.
Joining draft picks Stanley Johnson and Darrun Hilliard will be second-year point guard Spencer Dinwiddie and roster hopeful Quincy Miller.
Johnson can help the Pistons fill their hole at small forward, but the offseason is still young, and now Detroit can turn its focus to free agency, where the team is looking into adding more help on the wing.
The 6-foot-9, 235 pound Harris averaged 17.1 points and 6.3 rebounds per game in Orlando last season and is regarded as one of the top forwards in free agency this season.