By Ashley Dunkak
@AshleyDunkak

CBS DETROIT – Detroit Pistons forward Greg Monroe will miss Tuesday’s game against the Memphis Grizzlies with a right knee strain, the team announced.

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Monroe’s injury occurred during Monday’s practice and was confirmed by an MRI, the team stated in a press release. The Pistons will evaluate Monroe again Wednesday and then decide whether he will play that night against the Philadelphia 76ers.

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Monroe is Detroit’s leading scorer, averaging 16 points and 10.4 rebounds. Monroe also plays more minutes per game (31.1) than any other player currently on the roster.

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The Pistons (23-43) are currently on a 10-game losing streak.