Giannis Antetokounmpo has been ruled out for the second preparation game between Spain and Greece on Thursday.
The superstar of the Milwaukee Bucks and two-time NBA MVP is dealing with soreness in his knee and will sit out the game to rest.
Ο @Giannis_An34 δεν θα αγωνιστεί για προληπτικούς λόγους στον αποψινό (11/8, 20.30, ΕΡΤ) αγώνα προετοιμασίας της Εθνικής Ανδρών με την Ισπανία στη Μαδρίτη λόγω ήπιων ενοχλήσεων στο γόνατο. #ESPGRE #HellasBasketball 🏀🇬🇷 pic.twitter.com/mnSjzVkigE
— Hellenic Basketball (@HellenicBF) August 11, 2022
The Greeks will seek to sweep the two-game preparation battle vs Spain, while the Spaniards aim to earn the victory and split wins with Greece.
The game will be played in front of a sold-out crowd at Wizink Center in Madrid, as all tickets have been sold.