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2020 NBA Playoffs Thread: Giannis Out of Game 5

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A sprained ankle will sideline the MVP.

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Giannis Antetokounmpo will miss Game 5 of the 2020 NBA Playoffs series between the Milwaukee Bucks and Miami Heat due to a sprained ankle. The news comes from Shams Charania of The Athletic.

Milwaukee is facing elimination, down 1-3 to the Heat in the best-of-seven series.

The Heat and Bucks will tip off at 3:30, Pacific. The Los Angeles Lakers and Houston Rockets will play the second game of the day at 6:00, Pacific. That series is tied at 1-1.

Both games will be televised on TNT.

Feel free to use this thread to discuss the games as they unfold with fellow Blazer’s Edge Readers!