CHICAGO (AP) — Milwaukee Bucks important particular person Giannis Antetokounmpo uncared for Friday’s game against the Chicago Bulls because of of a sprained honest ankle.
Antetokounmpo exited Thursday’s loss to Houston within the outlet minute. The 2-time MVP rolled his already-hurt ankle when he looked as if it would step on the foot of Kelly Olynyk whereas utilizing for a layup.
Antetokounmpo limped to the locker room and spent a immediate time there ahead of returning to the bench, the effect he sat for the relaxation of the game. He completed with one point.
He ranked fifth within the NBA in scoring (28 positive aspects per game) and seventh in rebounding (11.2) via Thursday. The Bucks have faith been third within the Eastern Conference at within the aid of Brooklyn and Philadelphia coming into Friday’s game.
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