Detroit Pistons rookie Isaiah Stewart typically brings immense vitality and energy each night time, and that was as soon as once more on show on Thursday throughout a 107-92 win over the Los Angeles Lakers.
Stewart produced eight factors and 6 rebounds, whereas he additionally made quite a lot of hustle performs throughout his 21 minutes of labor off the bench. He introduced a aggressive edge to the ground, taking part in very bodily with the Lakers’ frontcourt and even stepping into a couple of verbal spats with gamers.
The sixteenth total choose didn’t again down from the problem, and continued to commute with the likes of Markieff Morris and Montrezl Harrell. On one sequence, Stewart and Harrell have been hit with technical fouls, whereas Stewart even began chirping at LeBron James at one level.
These confrontations, as Stewart mentioned, have been managed on his half.
“There’s positively a change you’ve to have the ability to management,” Stewart mentioned after the sport. “It’s a change I’ve. I do know when to show it on and when to show it off.”
The aggressive exhibiting by Stewart definitely didn’t go unnoticed by Pistons followers all through the course of the sport. They seemingly liked that their rookie wasn’t backing down, and took to social media to let everybody learn about it.
Isaiah Stewart is on a warpath with these Lakers, man. LeBron, Markieff, and Montrezl have all had phrases with him.
I simply love him a lot.
— Nicolas (@NicolasHenkel) January 29, 2021
Particular second there for LeBron James. Obtained to go one-on-one with the nice Isaiah Stewart
— Matt Schoch (@Matt_Schoch_) January 29, 2021
Greg Kelser giving Isaiah Stewart his unsung hero of the night time award – effectively deserved for battling it out all night time
— CityRocksBasketball (@TheCityRocks) January 29, 2021
isaiah stewart stepping into it with markieff is so humorous as a result of if markieff have been nonetheless right here they’d get alongside so effectively
— most likely not zariq (@notrazpberry) January 29, 2021
Isaiah Stewart is enjoyable to observe. He’s a bully and I find it irresistible
— Nicholas La Vigne (@licknavigne) January 29, 2021
ISAIAH STEWART ISN’T SCARED OF ANYONE.
— jake von erich (@ThePalaceOfJake) January 29, 2021
Isaiah Stewart gonna be essentially the most liked for the pistons and most hated for each different workforce 🔥
— Devin 99 (@__Devin99__) January 29, 2021
Isaiah Stewart clamping up Lebron after which chirps him proper after😭 this man is a legend
— Wolverine Paw (@wolverinepaw) January 29, 2021
I’m liking this younger boy Isaiah Stewart on the Pistons he is not afraid out right here not backing right down to Morris, Harrell and now Bron!
— Kevin Cummings (@MrKCummings) January 29, 2021
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