The No.1 2021 NBA Draft Pick, Cade Cunningham might have had a slow start in the 2021-22 season but he was on the verge of registering his career-high night before the was ruled out of the game in the most bizarre fashion, one might has ever witnessed. Midway through the third quarter, Cunningham celebrated a reverse dunk upon which he surely needed some celebration. But this wasn’t the thought of the match officials, who blew the whistle to send the 20-years-old out of the context.
To talk about the particular incident, Cade Cunningham pointed in the direction of the Pistons’ bench after the reverse dunk. To which the whistle was rung, sending him out of the game. He received his second technical after the same, resulting in being dismissed from the Pistons vs Suns showdown. Safe to say, despite the outrageous ejections, Cade maintained unreal maturity and calm talking about his ejection, especially knowing what sort of game he was enduring.
What was opinionated by Cade Cunningham on his ejection during Pistons vs Suns showdown?
While the away team were led by Devin Booker with 30 points. There was major support from the bench as well, as JaVale McGee and Cameron Payne scored 20 pints each. On the other hand, Cade Cunningham managed to score his team high 21 points, alongside Cory Joseph despite playing only for 24 minutes.
After this win, the Phoenix Suns have gone two wins on top of Golden State Warriors, prompting that Monty Williams will once again be the one of the All-Star coaches. Moreover, the former team has now won 3 games consecutively.
Whereas the Detroit Pistons might have ended their hopes of making into the play in tournament berths, after they suffered their 32nd loss of the season. They are currently 15th in the Eastern Conference. The only highlight for them in this game was with their rookie scorer making some highlight plays, against the best team in the NBA, this season.