Joel Przybilla suspended for hitting ref with ball

Joel Przybilla of the Milwaukee Bucks has been suspended one game without pay for throwing the basketball and hitting a referee, it was announced today by Stu Jackson, NBA Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations.

The incident occurred with 1:36 remaining in the fourth quarter of Milwaukee’s 111-85 loss to the Los Angeles Clippers on Saturday, Dec. 15 at the BMO Harris Bradley Center.

Przybilla will serve his suspension on Tuesday, Dec. 18 when the Bucks host the Indiana Pacers at the BMO Harris Bradley Center.