Nobody thought we would be here. That sentence could apply to a dozen different things in the year 2020, even strictly in NBA terms, but “here” is down 3-1 to the Miami Heat, where the Milwaukee Bucks will try and move one step closer to a historic comeback in the Eastern Conference Semifinals. All eyes were on Giannis Antetokounmpo, but no longer.
Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo is out for Game 5 vs. Miami with right ankle sprain, sources tell @TheAthleticNBA @Stadium.— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) September 8, 2020
What the Bucks do from here is anybody’s guess. Perhaps Giannis’ teammates will valiantly fight for his ability to come back for Game 6, or Milwaukee’s season will go out with a whimper, ending in significant disappointment with nothing but questions to follow.
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