Spencer Dinwiddie looked great in 24 minutes off the bench vs. the Lakers, posting 17 points (6-of-9 FGs, 4-of-5 FTs) with one 3-pointer, two boards and four assists.
Stan Van Gundy praised Spencer Dinwiddie's improvement during the preseason.
Spencer Dinwiddie will start at point guard for the Pistons on Tuesday.
Pistons' head coach Stan Van Gundy said that he believes Spencer Dinwiddie can emerge as a "really good, young player" for Detroit.
Spencer Dinwiddie said that he is hoping to protect the ball a lot better next season.
Spencer Dinwiddie struggled in the Pistons' Summer League win on Sunday, scoring five points on 1-of-6 shooting with three rebounds, six assists and six turnovers.
Spencer Dinwiddie scored 14 points with four boards and three assists vs. the Orlando White on Saturday, but he also committed six turnovers with eight fouls in 27 minutes.
Spencer Dinwiddie (ankle) has swelling and discoloration on his ankle and is not expected to play again this season.
Spencer Dinwiddie (ankle) will not play in Wednesday's game against the Celtics.
Spencer Dinwiddie (ankle) will not play against the Hornets on Wednesday and is expected to miss Friday against the Bulls.
Spencer Dinwiddie (sprained left ankle) will not return on Tuesday.
Spencer Dinwiddie rolled his ankle during Sunday's game, leaving him questionable to return.
Rookie Spencer Dinwiddie replaced Reggie Jackson down the stretch during Saturday's game vs. the Jazz, scoring nine points with six assists, two boards, two steals and one 3-pointer in 20 minutes.
Pistons rookie Spencer Dinwiddie picked up a DNP-CD vs. the Hornets on Sunday.