Greg Monroe PF/C DET 2 weeks ago

Monroe provided 17 points (4-10 FG, 9-10 FT), nine rebounds, and four assists in 33 minutes in the win over the Hornets on Sunday.

Monroe has played well since returning from a knee injury three games ago. He has averaged 18.3 points and 10.3 rebounds in that span as he attempts to make a late-season free agent run.

Greg Monroe PF/C DET 2 weeks ago

Monroe played his second game since returning from a knee injury and posted a double-double with 17 points, 12 rebounds, three assists, and one steal in 35 minutes of action Friday against the Pacers.

Monroe hasn't missed a beat, and he's closing the season strong after his unexpected injury a couple weeks back. Owners can ride him on for the last few games in fantasy.

Greg Monroe PF/C DET 3 weeks ago

Monroe (knee) scored 19 points (9-14 FG, 1-2 FT) with 10 rebounds, three steals and two blocks in 31 minutes during Wednesday's loss to the Celtics.

He missed 11 games with the injury, but couldn't make it back quickly enough to save the Pistons from being eliminated from the playoffs. Monroe, a pending free agent, will look for a strong close to the regular season.

Greg Monroe PF/C DET 3 weeks ago

Monroe (knee) took part in practice Monday and will start Wednesday against the Celtics, Keith Langlois of the Pistons' official site reports.

Monroe has been sidelined for an extended period of time due to his strained knee, but will finally return to the court Wednesday barring a setback of some kind. Following his return, Anthony Tolliver will be pushed back to the bench.

Greg Monroe PF/C DET 3 weeks ago

Monroe (knee) won't suit up Saturday against the Heat, MLive.com reports.

Prior to the game, coach Stan Van Gundy relayed that Monroe would play in a postseason scenario. However, Monroe must practice before making his return, meaning his target date is now Wednesday against the Celtics. In the meantime, Anthony Tolliver will continue to start at the four.

Greg Monroe PF/C DET 4 weeks ago

Monroe hopes to return to the last five games of the season, Keith Langlois of the team's website reports.

Head coach Stan Van Gundy said Monroe could return over the weekend, but that the last five games is the more reasonable goal. At the very least, it seems this means that Monroe will be out for Wednesday's game against the Hornets and Friday's matchup against the Bulls.

Greg Monroe PF/C DET 4 weeks ago

Monroe (knee) will sit out again Tuesday versus Atlanta, David Mayo of MLive.com reports.

Monroe will remain out for the eighth straight game as he continues to battle a knee injury. The Pistons haven't offered much of an update regarding his status, and it appears he's being evaluated on a game-to-game basis.

Greg Monroe PF/C DET 1 month ago

Monroe (knee) will not play Sunday against the Heat, Ethan J. Skolnick reports.

Monroe would have had a great opportunity against a banged up Miami frontcourt, but his knee injury continues to linger. Anthony Toliver figures to be the main beneficiary from Monroe's absence.

Greg Monroe PF/C DET 1 month ago

Monroe (knee) did not practice Thursday, Keith Langlois of Pistons.com reports.

Monroe has missed the last five games with a lingering knee issue, and his absence Thursday suggests he could miss another contest Friday when the Pistons face the Magic. That call likely won't be made until after he's evaluated Friday morning, however.

Greg Monroe PF/C DET 1 month ago

Monroe (knee) will not play in Tuesday's game against the Raptors, Pistons broadcaster Mark Champion reports.

With Monroe missing a fifth consecutive game, Anthony Tolliver figures to get another start, while Andre Drummond, Joel Anthony and even Jodie Meeks stand to potentially benefit from some added minutes. Thus far, the primary beneficiaries of Monroe's absence have unsurprisingly been Drummond and Reggie Jackson.