Atlanta Hawks' Paul Millsap out next two games, Kent Bazemore to sit out Monday's game

Official release

Guard Kent Bazemore, who left last night’s game against Portland with 5:27 remaining in the fourth quarter due to a right knee contusion, received an MRI this morning at the Emory Orthopaedics & Spine Center, which revealed a right knee bone bruise. He will be treated and re-evaluated in 7-10 days. He is listed as out and will not travel for tomorrow’s game at Charlotte.

Forward Paul Millsap, who missed Saturday’s game vs. Portland due to left knee tightness, is listed as out and will miss the next two games – tomorrow at Charlotte and Wednesday at Washington. His status will be updated as appropriate.