Ball Don’t Lie’s 2013-14 Season Previews: Indiana Pacers
Summary of 2 articles · Updated Oct 21, 2013
That'll take the Pacers' 30-year-old swingman, who missed all but five games last season with a left knee injury, out of Indiana's final two preseason games a Tuesday trip to take on the Atlanta Hawks in Georgia, and a Friday visit to the Dallas Mavericks. Granger first suffered the calf strain during the first quarter of the Pacers' 92-85 loss to the Dallas last Wednesday; he did not return, logging just under eight minutes of action. That's a bummer for Granger, who's been trying to knock off the rust and get back to his former All-Star form, and whose 4-for-7 performance against the Bulls represented a high point in a preseason in which he shot 31.8 percent from the floor, averaging 8.8 points and 3.2 rebounds in 22.2 minutes per game.
Indiana Pacers shut down Danny Granger for final 2 preseason games with left calf strain
Danny Granger's comeback has hit a bit of a speed bump, as relayed Monday afternoon by Scott Agness of the Indiana Pacers' official website: Danny Granger (strained left calf) didn't practice and is ruled out for this week. — Scott Agness (@ScottAgness)…