Cartier Martin SG/SF DET 1 Month

Martin (ankle) returned to action Friday, playing 16 minutes off the bench against the Bulls.Martin missed three shots, two of them three-pointers, in the game. Other than those misses, his only entries into the box score were a pair of turnovers and a pair of personal fouls. Martin can be safely ignored in virtually all fantasy formats.

Cartier Martin SG/SF DET 1 Month

Martin (ankle) will not play Wednesday against the Spurs, Dave Pemberton of the Oakland Press reports.Martin will miss a second straight game, but he's been relegated to garbage time for much of the season, so his absence doesn't carry major fantasy ramifications.

Cartier Martin SG/SF DET 2 Months

Martin (ankle) has been ruled out for Tuesday's game, the Charlotte Observer's Rick Bonnell reports.Martin had been playing a very minor role on the Pistons this season, and should not be missed in fantasy leagues. Consider him questionable for Wednesday's game.

Cartier Martin SG/SF DET 2 Months

Martin (ankle) has been ruled out for Tuesday's game, the Charlotte Observer's Rick Bonnell reports.Martin had been playing a very minor role on the Pistons this season, and should not be missed in fantasy leagues. Consider him questionable for Wednesday's game.

Cartier Martin SG/SF DET 2 Months

Martin (undisclosed) is considered doubtful for Tuesday's game against the Hornets, Keith Langlois of Pistons.com reports.It's unclear what type of injury Martin is dealing with, but the reserve forward has not been a member of the regular rotation this season. The Kansas State product has played in only five games since the beginning of January.

Cartier Martin SG/SF DET 2 Months

Martin failed to record any minutes again during Wednesday's victory over the Orlando Magic.

Martin received another DNP coaches decision, despite 10 players receiving playing time in the win. He's played in only 13 games so far this season, averaging 1.7 points in just over eight minutes during those games. Unless some injuries occur to those ahead of him in the depth chart, he'll continue to spend most of his time on the bench, with an occasional showing during garbage time.

Cartier Martin SG/SF DET 4 Months

Martin made his debut with the Pistons on Tuesday. He played two minutes off the bench in garbage time.

Martin missed the start of the season with strained plantar fascia in his right foot, and since being cleared to play, Martin has simply failed to carve out a role in the rotation. While he's unlikely to earn significant minutes this season, if Marting were to ever get consistent run with the Pistons, he'd be a decent source of three-pointers and great hair.

Cartier Martin SG/SF DET 4 Months

Martin (foot) is active for Monday's game against the Magic, MLive.com reports.

Martin has been sidelined all season due to a strained plantar fascia in his right foot, but an appearance Monday would mark his first since receiving medical clearance to play early last week. He may find difficulty earning run, though, as he resides near the bottom of the depth chart among Pistons wings.

Cartier Martin SG/SF DET 4 Months

Martin (foot) will not play Friday against the Thunder.

Martin is dealing with a plantar fascia strain and will sit out Friday. He was medically cleared to play on Monday, but he's still being held out, so there may be some lingering soreness. He should be considered day-to-day moving forward.

Cartier Martin SG/SF DET 5 Months

Martin (foot) will not play Wednesday night against the Wizards, Keith Langlois of Pistons.com reports.

Martin had been medically cleared to play Monday night, but he remained on the sidelines in street clothes, and will do the same Wednesday night. It's unclear at this point whether or not he will return Friday against the Thunder.