Garnett back in Nets lineup after missing 19 games

The Associated PressApril 5, 2014

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Brooklyn center Kevin Garnett returned to the starting lineup after missing 19 games because of back spasms.

Nets coach Jason Kidd said Garnett would ''give it a shot'' Saturday night against the Philadelphia 76ers.

Garnett is averaging 6.7 points, 6.7 rebounds and 21 minutes in 49 games this season.