On Monday, the Cavaliers tied their best-of-seven Eastern Conference playoff series with the Pistons at 2-2, wit ha 74-72 win in Cleveland. They did it without Hughes, who has missed Games 3 and 4. Game 5 of the second-round series is Wednesday in Detroit and there has been no indication whether or not Hughes will play. Head coach Mike Brown has left that decision up to Hughes.
Larry Hughes, a St. Louis native, played one season at Saint Louis University before going pro.