Carlos Delfino OK, released from hospital

Milwaukee Bucks General Manager John Hammond announced today that forward Carlos Delfino was released from St. Luke’s Hospital in Milwaukee last night after a complete assessment of his head and neck injuries.  Results of the precautionary imaging were negative.

Delfino will be listed as day-to-day with neck and jaw soreness.

Delfino was injured late in the second period of Friday night’s game vs. Miami at the Bradley Center. Delfino fell to the floor after missing a shot and had his head and neck inadvertently stepped on, resulting in neck and jaw pain.  He underwent examination by Bucks orthopaedic physician Dr. Michael Gordon and had full movement in all extremities.  Delfino was taken by ambulance to St. Luke’s Hospital in Milwaukee for precautionary x-rays.