Report: Pistons F Jerami Grant (knee) returning Saturday

Detroit Pistons forward Jerami Grant, who has missed the last four games with a sore right knee, will return to the lineup Saturday against the host Philadelphia 76ers, according to Yahoo Sports.Grant, who hasn’t played since April 26, is expected to miss Detroit’s home game Thursday against the Memphis Grizzlies.After acquiring Grant from the Denver Nuggets last Nov. 22 in a sign-and-trade for 2015 second-round pick Nikola Radicevic and cash considerations, the Pistons signed him to a three-year, $60 million deal.Grant, 27, is averaging a career-high 22.5 points per game along with 4.6 rebounds and 2.8 assists in 53 games (all start) this season.The 39th pick of the 2014 NBA Draft by the 76ers, Grant spent his first two NBA seasons with Philadelphia, which traded him to the Oklahoma City Thunder for Ersan Ilyasova and a 2020 first round draft pick on Nov. 1, 2016.

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