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Chris Vivlamore, who covers the Hawks for the Atlanta Jornal-Constitution, tweeted the following on Smith's status.
Pistons say Josh Smith is out with knee tendinitis. #ATLHawksWith Will Bynum also out of the lineup, Jonas Jerebko, Peyton Siva and Kentvious Caldwell-Pope saw extended minutes off the bench. Jerebko had eight points and eight rebounds in 26 minutes. Siva had 10 points on 3-of-6 from the floor, including 3-of-4 from three-point range. Caldwell-Pope added six points in 23 minutes.
— Chris Vivlamore (@ajchawks) April 8, 2014
Smith, in his 10th NBA season, has played for the Hawks and Pistons. In his first season with the Pistons, he is averaging 16.4 points, 6.8 rebounds and 3.3 assists per game. In 753 career games, Smith is averaging 15.5 points and 7.9 rebounds per game.