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Bucks rule out Antetokounmpo with neck soreness

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Dec 10, 2018 7:38 PM ET

Giannis Antetokounmpo was a late scratch due to neck soreness he experienced before tip-off.

The Milwaukee Bucks have ruled out Giannis Antetokounmpo for tonight's game against the Cleveland Cavaliers.due to neck soreness.


Ersan Ilyasova, who has missed four out of the Bucks' past nine games due to a concussion, will start at power forward.

Antetokounmpo missed one other game this season, and the Bucks beat the Raptors without him on Oct. 29.

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