Pistons G Kennard out with shoulder injury

Detroit Pistons guard Luke Kennard was diagnosed with a sprained AC joint in his right shoulder, the team announced Friday.Kennard is expected to miss three to four weeks, according to ESPN.Kennard suffered the injury during Thursday’s game against the Cleveland Cavaliers when he ran into a screen. He had eight points on 4-of-4 shooting in 13 minutes when he departed.”It’s unfortunate and it’s a part of the NBA,” Pistons coach Dwane Casey told reporters after the contest. “I thought he came in and gave us what we needed, gave us a little scoring punch in a tough stretch where we were kind of playing in mud.”He gave us a spark and it’s unbearable to lose him.”