Khris Middleton moved out of the NBA’s well being and security protocol late final week whereas the Milwaukee Buckshave been on the highway, and the two-time all-star received again to follow with the group Tuesday on the Sports activities Science Heart.
He initially was held out of the Utah Jazz recreation on Oct. 31 for an sickness, after which he entered the well being and security protocol on Nov. 1. Bucks head coach Mike Budenholzer mentioned Middleton had examined constructive for COVID-19.
When requested by The Athletic on Tuesday about how he felt upon listening to that outcome, Middleton mentioned, “Panic. I’m not gonna lie, you positively panic. You hear all of the tales on the market. I positively really feel like my household and I have been very lucky that we didn’t find yourself within the hospital or get extreme signs.”
Middleton spent the minimal 10 days within the protocol.
Earlier than leaving Atlanta on Sunday, Budenholzer mentioned he anticipated Middleton to be obtainable to play Wednesday evening in opposition to the Los Angeles Lakers.
After follow Tuesday, Budenholzer did acknowledge there shall be a minutes restrict for Middleton. He final performed in opposition to San Antonio on Oct. 30.