Found February 23, 2013 on NBA Injury News:
Yesterday, coach Vogel told reporters that he would not play Danny Granger until he was 100%. According to Mike Wells of the Indianapolis Star, Granger appears to be at a 100%. Danny Granger, who has missed the entire season thus far with a knee injury, will be making his season debut for the Indiana Pacers on Saturday night against the Pistons.The Pacers are currently 34-21 without Granger this season and are sitting at a comfortable second seed in the playoffs after a few recent convincing wins. They are a top defense team but without Granger, they are in the bottom 10 in terms of offense. Granger's return will make the Pacers a much tougher team, especially with the offensive power and attention he will bring. Even he comes back struggling a bit (which would be expected) his presence will help space the floor and allow the offense to pick up. Last season, Granger scored 18.7 points per game to go with 5.0 rebounds and 1.8 assists per game.But with Granger out a new star player emerged in Indiana. Paul George has been the main guy in Indiana with Granger absent and Roy Hibbert slacking. How Granger and George adapt to sharing the court with each other will be huge. If its successful, the Pacers will be a very dangerous team who would be looking to make a threatening run in the playoffs.Follow @hoopsinjurynews!function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);;js.src="";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs"); var _gaq = _gaq || []; _gaq.push(['_setAccount', 'UA-34100676-1']); _gaq.push(['_trackPageview']); (function() { var ga = document.createElement('script'); ga.type = 'text/javascript'; ga.async = true; ga.src = ('https:' == document.location.protocol ? 'https://ssl' : 'http://www') + ''; var s = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; s.parentNode.insertBefore(ga, s); })();

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