Luke Kennard

#5 SF / Detroit Pistons / EXP: 2YRS Height: 6-5 Weight: 206 lb Age: 24 College: Duke
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    Pistons' Luke Kennard: Out at least another week

    Luke Kennard (knee) will remain out for at least another week, Rod Beard of the Detroit News reports.Kennard has been able to go through limited parts of practice of late, but he's still not overly close to making his return from chronic knee soreness. On Tuesday, coach Dwane Casey said the team has pushed Kennard's timetable back, and he won't be available to make his return for another week "at the earliest." Kennard hasn't played since Dec. 21.

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    Pistons' Luke Kennard: Still facing uncertain return date

    Luke Kennard (knees) is listed as out for Friday's game against the Suns.Kennard was able to take some light contact in practice coming out of the All-Star break, but the Detroit Pistons have thus far been unwilling to issue a target date for the third-year wing's return to game action. Until reports surface indicating that Kennard has resumed taking part in full-contact, full-court practices, he shouldn't be viewed as day-to-day.

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    Pistons' Luke Kennard: Still 'a ways away' from return

    Luke Kennard (knees) remains "a ways away" from a return but has progressed to taking some contact in practice, Rod Beard of The Detroit News reports.Kennard has been dealing with sore knees, keeping him out since Dec. 23. The organization should be in no rush to get him back on the court, as the team has transitioned into a full rebuild, trading away Andre Drummond and buying out Reggie Jackson.

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    Pistons' Luke Kennard: Remains sidelined

    Luke Kennard (knees) is listed as out for Wednesday's game against the Magic.Kennard's name cropped up in trade rumors leading up to last week's deadline, but he ultimately stayed put. Now that he's locked in with the Detroit Pistons for at least the rest of the season, Kennard can turn his focus solely to moving past the bilateral knee soreness and patellar tendinitis that has sidelined him since late December. Detroit has thus far provided limited updates on Kennard's recovery, so he'll need to ramp up his activity over the next several days if he hopes to be available Dec. 20 for the team's first game out of the All-Star break.

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    Pistons' Luke Kennard: Could be out until All-Star break

    Luke Kennard (knee) may not return until after the All-Star break, James L. Edwards III of The Athletic reports.Kennard is currently dealing with bilateral knee soreness and has yet to take part in any meaningful basketball-related activity since Dec. 21 against Chicago. Coach Dwayne Casey hinted Monday that the former Duke standout could be out until at least the All-Star break. If that's indeed the case, Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk, who's averaging 10.7 points over 27.2 minutes during the past 11 games, could continue to garner most of the minutes at the shooting-guard position for the Detroit Pistons moving forward.

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    Pistons' Luke Kennard: Not ready to play

    Luke Kennard (knee) is listed as out for Monday's game against the Pelicans.Kennard has been out since Dec. 21 with bilateral knee soreness and has yet to resume meaningful on-court activity. At this stage, Kennard looks like he's still in the week-to-week phase of his recovery.

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    Pistons' Luke Kennard: Remains without timetable

    Luke Kennard (knee) is still without a timetable for a return, Rod Beard of The Detroit News reports.Kennard was set to be re-evaluated Tuesday, but the team has yet to reveal anything new on the guard's status. Per Beard, the team has announced that they will provide an update when there is something new to report. Kennard has been sidelined since Dec. 23 due to knee soreness.

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    Pistons' Luke Kennard: Out at least two weeks

    Luke Kennard (knee) will be re-evaluated on Jan. 7, Keith Langlois of Detroit Pistons.com reports.The guard already sat out two of the last three games with tendinitis in both of his knees, and the Pistons will now hold him out for the next two weeks in an effort to quell the issue. With Kennard out, expect Svi Mykhailiuk, Langston Galloway and Tony Snell to each be in position to benefit. For the season, Kennard is averaging a career-high 32.9 minutes per game.

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    Pistons' Luke Kennard: Ruled out Thursday

    Luke Kennard (knee) will not play Thursday against Washington.Kennard will miss a second straight game as he continues to deal with tendinitis in his patella. Consider the guard day-to-day until the Detroit Pistons say otherwise.

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    Pistons' Luke Kennard: Ruled out Monday

    Luke Kennard won't play in Monday's game against the 76ers due to soreness in both knees, James L. Edwards III of The Athletic reports.Kennard will sit for the second time in three games after apparently feeling sore following Saturday's 119-107 loss to the Bulls, during which he compiled 16 points (6-14 FG, 4-9 3Pt), four rebounds and three assists in 31 minutes. With Kennard sidelined, Langston Galloway, Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk and Derrick Rose (knee) are all candidates to absorb extra minutes in the Detroit backcourt.