Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy said he would like to reduce the workload of Kentavious Caldwell-Pope and Marcus Morris this season.
Pistons owner Tom Gores said he would pay the luxury tax in order to extend Kentavious Caldwell-Pope's contract.
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope isn't worrying about a potential contract extension and is focusing on the 2016-17 season.
Stan Van Gundy said there hasn't been any progress on a contract extension for Kentavious Caldwell-Pope.
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope said that he will take about a month off to heal a core muscle strain that he suffered back in February.
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope didn't score until mid-way through the third quarter on Sunday, finishing a home loss with nine points, three 3-pointers, five assists, four rebounds and two steals in 43 minutes.
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope scored 18 points with three rebounds, one assist, four steals and three 3-pointers in 43 minutes against the Cavs on Friday.
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope finished Wednesday's Game 2 defeat with 13 points, eight boards, two assists, one steal, one block and just one turnover in 37 minutes.
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope scored 21 points on 7-of-14 shooting Sunday, to go with four 3-pointers, two boards and three assists through 38 minutes of action.
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope (rest) will not play against the Cavs on Wednesday.
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope scored 17 points with three steals and two 3-pointers to lead the Pistons on Tuesday, but they lost to the Heat and are locked into the No. 8 seed in the East.
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope bounced back vs. the Magic on Wednesday, scoring 18 points on 7-of-10 shooting with two 3-pointers, three rebounds, three steals and one assist.
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope hit just 1-of-6 shots for two points in 25 minutes of Tuesday's loss to the Heat.
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope shot just 3-of-16 from the field on Monday vs. the Thunder, scoring eight points with seven boards, six assists, one steal and two turnovers.