After meeting with
Granger will sign after he clears waivers Friday at 2 p.m. PST.
Granger will have to pass a physical exam, and he’ll probably play Saturday night when the Clippers play the
It was the second time this week that Granger and Rivers spoke.
The first time was when Granger called Rivers to express his interest in the Clippers.
Granger chose the Clippers over the
The Clippers sold Granger on the possibility of eventually being a starter at the small forward spot, or at least a player who plays substantial minutes.
The Clippers like that Granger could bolster their outside shooting, especially with starting shooting guard
Granger became available after the
Granger had been traded to the 76ers last week from the
Granger, 30, played in just 29 games for the Pacers this season because of a strained left calf. He played in just five games last season with the Pacers because of left knee surgery.
But Granger, a former all-star, has averaged 17.6 points on 45.3% shooting, 38.2% on three-pointers, over his nine-year career.