Injured Pistons star Griffin in Game 3 lineup

Detroit Pistons All-Star forward Blake Griffin was in the starting lineup on Saturday for the first time in the first-round series with the top-seeded Milwaukee Bucks.Griffin missed the first two games with a left knee injury and the eighth-seeded Pistons lost the contests by an average of 28 points. His knee and leg were heavily wrapped as he took the court for the start of Game 3.Griffin participated in pregame warmups prior to Game 3 before being cleared. Coach Dwane Casey said in his pregame media availability session that how Griffin fared in the warmups would determine whether or not he played.