Thanks to the ongoing upswing in COVID-19 cases around professional sports leagues, the NBA has taken steps to provide some relief to their teams. They’ve introduced “hardship contracts”, which is a temporary roster spot allowing teams to exceed the 15-man roster limit.
The Detroit Pistons, who have several players on their COVID-19 protocol list and have announced a handful of hardship deals, have announced another. They’re signing Sioux Falls center Micah Potter:
— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) December 29, 2021
Potter is averaging 14.1 PPG and 10.7 RPG in the G-League this season.