Biggest assist: Pistons' Grant works to open homeless shelter

Rod Beard
The Detroit News

Detroit — During Jerami Grant’s first season with the Pistons, he was just trying to find his legs. Just trying to find an identity on the court and how he would fit with a new team after signing a three-year contract worth $60 million.

It’s also about finding a fit with a new city and a new community. There’s an inextricable link between all of those things for Grant, each as important to his sense of self and belonging, along with his desire to be a light and a positive influence — both on and off the court.