DETROIT, M.I. (WROC) — Rochester native Isaiah Stewart set a new season-high NBA rookie mark for rebounds in a single game Friday night, grabbing a game-high 21 boards against the Oklahoma City Thunder.
Stewart now ranks first among league rookies in rebounds, offensive rebounds, blocks, and field goal percentage this season.
The Rochester native also tallied his fifth career double-double against the Thunder, recording nine offensive and 13 defensive boards (each a career-high), 15 points and two blocks in his fifth start for Detroit. He has the second most double-doubles of any rookie behind LaMelo Ball with seven.
The Pistons will travel to Washington D.C. for a Saturday matchup against the Wizards at Capital One Arena.