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Category: Injury Report

Lowe: Consensus is Hammond and Morway will have another year

Lowe: Consensus is Hammond and Morway will have another year

| May 20, 2014 | 6 Replies

Share Most respected NBA reporters seem to be echoing a similar statement with regard to the future of John Hammond, David Morway and the rest of the Milwaukee Bucks current front office: They will get a shot under the new owners. The latest comes from Grantland’s Zach Lowe, as apart of his column on tumultuous [...]

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Ersan Ilyasova out for the season

Ersan Ilyasova out for the season

| March 27, 2014 | 4 Replies

Share Ersan Ilyasova will not play again this season. He will miss the Bucks’ final 11 games. According to the team, Ilyasova was seen by foot and ankle specialist Dr. Richard Ferkel Tuesday. Dr. Ferkel recommended a period of rest and rehabilitation beginning immediately, rather than surgery. An injury to his right ankle will end a [...]

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Nate Wolters breaks hand

Nate Wolters breaks hand

| March 21, 2014 | 5 Replies

ShareBucks guard Nate Wolters fractured his left (non-shooting) hand in the first quarter of Thursday night’s game against the Golden State Warriors. He left the game in the second quarter and did not return. While no official statement has been made, it is quite likely that the rookie’s season is over. Wolters averaged 7.2 points [...]

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Larry Sanders to miss at least 6 weeks after surgery

Larry Sanders to miss at least 6 weeks after surgery

| February 14, 2014 | 7 Replies

ShareLarry Sanders will miss at least six weeks following surgery to repair fractures to his right orbital bone, the Milwaukee Bucks announced today. Via Bucks PR: Bucks center Larry Sanders (6-11, 235) underwent successful surgery yesterday to repair right orbital bone fractures which he sustained in the Feb. 8 game vs. Houston, General Manager John [...]

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Larry Sanders out indefinitely with fracture of orbital bone

Larry Sanders out indefinitely with fracture of orbital bone

| February 10, 2014 | 3 Replies

ShareLarry Sanders is out indefinitely with a fracture of the orbital bone around his eye, according to numerous reports. Sanders took an inadvertent shot to the eye from James Harden in Saturday’s Bucks/Rockets game.  Sanders left the game and did not return, then posted a picture of the gruesome black eye on Instagram the next day. [...]

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Giannis Antetokounmpo falls and tweaks his back

Giannis Antetokounmpo falls and tweaks his back

| January 25, 2014 | 2 Replies

ShareWith about five minutes left in the Bucks’ 93-78 loss in Cleveland last night, Giannis Antetokounmpo fell and hurt his back.  He was trying to reach across the body of Dion Waiters — who was in full sprint — to poke away the ball after a turnover, but the collision sent him sprawling before he [...]

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John Henson will miss Milwaukee’s next three games with a sprained ankle

John Henson will miss Milwaukee’s next three games with a sprained ankle

| December 30, 2013 | 3 Replies

ShareToday is a bad news day for fans of front courts that feature multiple players with incredibly long arms. Milwaukee Bucks forward John Henson will miss some time with a sprained left ankle, per the Milwaukee Bucks Public Relations department: Henson will not accompany the team on the upcoming 3-gm trip (sprained left ankle). He [...]

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Injury updates on Pachulia, Sanders, Neal and Butler

Injury updates on Pachulia, Sanders, Neal and Butler

| December 9, 2013 | 2 Replies

ShareThe Bucks clarified the injury statuses for a number of their players after a practice session today.  The latest serious injury belongs to Zaza Pachulia, who broke his foot and will be out for at least a month. According to a release by the team, General Manager John Hammond announced today that Zaza Pachulia (6-11, [...]

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Larry Sanders injured thumb in bar fight, underwent surgery, out for six weeks

Larry Sanders injured thumb in bar fight, underwent surgery, out for six weeks

| November 11, 2013 | 15 Replies

Share(Updated 7:13 PM CT) Larry Sanders underwent surgery to repair a ligament in his right thumb Monday afternoon.  His recovery time is estimated at six weeks. The surgery was performed at the Orthopaedic Hospital of Wisconsin by Dr. Curt Crimmins, a hand specialist. Worse, the team revealed that the injury was a result of an off-court altercation. [...]

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