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Report: Pacers contact Mickael Pietrus after Granger news

Nov 7, 2012, 2:03 PM EDT

Mickael Pietrus AP

The Pacers may want to add some wing depth to their roster following the news that Danny Granger is out for three months allowing his left knee to heal.

Which may mean enter Mickael Pietrus, reports Mike Wells of the Indy Star on twitter.

 

Pietrus has bounced around the NBA for nine seasons and last season was coming off the Boston bench, playing even more minutes for them in the playoffs and while he hit a few big shots never really being all that efficient or effective (he shot just 38.5 percent in the regular season and 32 percent in the playoffs).

He would come off the bench and play limited minutes. He could be a small help, but what the Pacers really need is guys already on the roster — Roy Hibbert and Paul George — to step it up.

  1. metalhead65 - Nov 7, 2012 at 6:17 PM

    what a joke just go with the players you have and see if they can do the job instead of wasting money and a roster spot on some washed up never was guy. you drafted and signed the guys you have for a reason now play them and see if they can do the job. if not then go out get somebody who can for next year. but signing guys like this will not help the team this year.

    • jjordannba - Nov 7, 2012 at 6:30 PM

      Your not giving Pietrus enough credit, they your making it sound, he’s not as bad as you think.

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