Pistons' Jackson cleared to begin light running, shooting

NBA.com Global on Feb 22, 2018 07:37 AM
Pistons' Jackson cleared to begin light running, shooting
Detroit Pistons guard Reggie Jackson (1) is helped off the court during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Indiana Pacers and did not return to the game, Tuesday, Dec. 26, 2017, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)

Detroit Pistons press release

Detroit Pistons guard Reggie Jackson is entering the next stage of his rehabilitation this week in preparation for a return from a Grade 3 right ankle sprain suffered Tuesday, December 26 (Dec. 27, PHL time) vs. Indiana.

Jackson has been cleared to begin light running, shooting and continued ankle strengthening exercises.  The Detroit Pistons medical staff will monitor progress throughout the week in anticipation of beginning an escalation process towards resuming normal basketball activities.

No timeframe has been set for a return to practice or game action. Further updates will be provided as appropriate.

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