Giannis Antetokounmpo knee injury: Bucks star upgraded to questionable for NBA Finals Game 1 vs. Suns
Why is Giannis out?
Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo has been ruled out for Saturday's game, the team announced on Saturday. ... This marks Antetokounmpo's second missed game of the series because of his hyperextended left knee injury. Per ESPN, it is not certain when Antetokounmpo will return this postseason. si.comGiannis Out, Trae Young In for Game 6 of Eastern Conference Finals
Is Giannis playing Game 1 of the finals?
Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo is doubtful for Game 1 of the 2021 NBA Finals vs. Phoenix on Tuesday due to a knee injury, per Milwaukee's injury report. Antetokounmpo has been out of Milwaukee's lineup since Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals. si.comGiannis Antetokounmpo Doubtful for Game 1 vs. Suns With Knee Injury
Will Trae Young play against the Bucks?
Will Trae Young play vs. Bucks? UPDATE: Young will play in Game 6, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski and Malika Andrews. Hawks star Trae Young will play in Game 6 tonight vs. Milwaukee, sources tell @wojespn and me. Young missed the last two games with a bone bruise in his right foot. Sporting NewsBucks vs. Hawks injury updates: Will Giannis Antetokounmpo, Trae Young play in Game 6?
How did Giannis get hurt?
Antetokounmpo's injury came on a fluky play: After trying to break up a lob pass to Hawks center Clint Capela, he landed awkwardly on his left leg and became entangled with the Hawks center. The Washington PostThe Bucks were two wins shy of the NBA Finals. Then Giannis Antetokounmpo limped off the court.