According to Le New York Times’ Marc Stein, the NBA star has problems with a sprained left knee. His return to the field for the March 24 game against the Boston Celtics is unclear at the time of writing, but Bucks coach Mike Budenholzer “hopes” Antetokounmpo won’t be away for long.
“We’ll see how he does that for a day or two,” the coach said. “We’ll see how the next few days go and kind of make the decisions that suit him the best. And keep him really healthy, but there’s no decision on Wednesday at the moment.
Antetokounmpo’s sprain and absence in Monday night’s game is the third in a series of recent injuries among NBA superstars. Over the weekend, it was revealed that the Charlotte Hornets’ LaMelo Ball, who is also the league’s most promising Rookie of the Year, will miss the remainder of the season with a broken right wrist while that LeBron James is indefinitely absent due to a summit. a sprained ankle.
Stay tuned for more updates on the state of Antetokounmpo.
The Bucks signed Giannis Antetokounmpo tonight against Indiana with a sprained left knee.
– Marc Stein (@TheSteinLine) 22 mars 2021
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