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The NBA announced that Milwaukee Bucks forward Thanasis Antetokounmpo has received a suspension for one game for his action to headbutt Boston Celtics forward Blake Griffin.
Milwaukee Bucks forward Thanasis Antetokounmpo has been suspended one game without pay for headbutting Boston Celtics forward Blake Griffin during a stoppage in play, it was announced today by Joe Dumaras, Executive Vice President, Head of Basketball Operations.
The incident for which Antetokounmpo was assessed a Flagrant Foul 2 and ejected, occured with 1:25 remaining in the fourth quarter of the Bucks’ 140-99 loss to the Celtics on March 9 at Fiserv Forum.
Antetokounmpo will serve his suspension April 2 when the Bucks host the Philadelphia 76ers at Fiserve Forum.