Delly on the mend from knee injury

ON TRACK: Matthew Dellavedova should play in the season-opener.
ON TRACK: Matthew Dellavedova should play in the season-opener.

Maryborough’s Matthew Dellavedova is expected to be fit for next week’s start to the NBA season.

The Milwaukee Bucks guard has been hampered by a knee injury in recent weeks, but he returned to full training on Wednesday (AEST) and the club is confident he will play limited minutes in the final pre-season game against Detroit on Saturday (AEST).

The Bucks start their 2017-18 NBA title campaign against the Boston Celtics on Thursday, October 19 (AEST).