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Bucks’ Ilyasova suspended one game

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The NBA suspended Milwaukee Bucks forward Ersan Ilyasova one game without pay for punching Sacramento Kings forward Reggie Evans in the stomach during Wednesday’s game, the league announced Friday.

The incident occurred with 5:49 remaining in the fourth quarter of Milwaukee’s 116-102 loss to the Kings.

Ilyasova will serve his suspension Friday when the Bucks visit the New Orleans Pelicans.

This season Ilyasova is averaging 10.9 points and 6.1 rebounds in 48 games, including 40 starts.

Alan is an expert gambling writer who works as one of the chief editors for Basketball Insiders. He has been covering online gambling and sports betting for over 8 years, having written for the likes of Sportlens,, The Sports Daily, 90min, and His particular specialisms include US online casinos and gambling regulations, and soccer and basketball betting. Based in London, Alan holds an MA in English Literature and is a passionate supporter of Chelsea FC.

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