Giannis Antetokounmpo let his emotions get the best of him on Tuesday, and the reigning MVP is paying the price for it. In a tense second quarter in between his Milwaukee Bucks and the Washington Wizards, Giannis, who had been fouled numerous times, lastly lost his temper after a charge call. The Bucks called timeout, but Antetokounmpo, in his frustration, provided a headbutt to Wizards big male Moe Wagner. He was called for a flagrant-2 foul and ejected. As a result of the head shot, the NBA is suspending the Greek Freak for the Bucks final seeding game Thursday versus the Memphis Grizzlies, according to ESPNs Adrian Wojnarowski.Antetokounmpo was sorry in his actions when speaking with the media after the video game.” Terrible action,” Antetokounmpo said. “If I might go back and reverse time and go back to that play, I wouldnt do it. At the end of the day, were all human, we all make mistakes. I believe Ive done a great task all year, in my profession, of keeping my composure and concentrating on the game, however like I said, were human, we make mistakes. At the end of the day, discover from it, keep playing excellent basketball and keep moving forward.” In relation to why he responded that way, the ruling MVP said that he was responding to what he felt was an accumulation of feeling throughout the game. While Wagner got the brunt of Antetokounmpos frustration, he wasnt always angry with him.

” I do not think I was frustrated with Wagner,” Antetokounmpo said. Milwaukee has nothing to play for having long-since clinched the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference, so losing Antetokounmpo for a game has no bearing on its playoff future. Now Antetokounmpo loses his final tune-up video game with the Bucks.

The Bucks called timeout, but Antetokounmpo, in his frustration, provided a headbutt to Wizards huge male Moe Wagner.” Terrible action,” Antetokounmpo said.” I dont believe I was annoyed with Wagner,” Antetokounmpo said. Milwaukee has absolutely nothing to play for having long-since clinched the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference, so losing Antetokounmpo for a game has no bearing on its playoff future. Now Antetokounmpo loses his last tune-up game with the Bucks.

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