Coming into the season, the Indiana Pacers knew that they would be missing Danny Granger for a few games. Now, Granger is out for three months after receiving an injection for patellar tendinosis, a more severe form of tendinitis.
While a few games seemed manageable, Indiana is going to have a much bigger challenge on its hands without Granger for a better part of the season. The team will have to find a new leading scorer and go-to offensive player.
More than that, they will have to replace his leadership and intensity on the court.
So what is going to happen while Danny Granger sits on the bench in his suit? Keep reading to find out.