Groin injury shelves Hamilton vs. Bucks

Updated: December 28, 2008, 12:35 AM ET
Associated Press



MILWAUKEE -- Detroit Pistons guard Richard Hamilton missed the team's 87-76 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Saturday night because of a groin injury.

The Pistons said Hamilton aggravated the injury in Detroit's 90-88 victory over Oklahoma City on Friday night. He was inactive for the game against the Bucks and was listed as day-to-day.

Hamilton had started the Pistons' first 27 games, averaging 17.2 points, 3.3 rebounds and 3.2 assists.

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