Bucks guard Brogdon sidelined by plantar fascia tear

Malcolm Brogdon of the Bucks has been sidelined with a slight torn plantar fascia in his right foot.

The Milwaukee Bucks have sustained a blow as guard Malcolm Brogdon has sustained a suffered a minor plantar fascia tear in his right foot and will be sidelined indefinitely, according to the team.

He is expected to miss six to eight weeks, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN.

Brogdon left the Bucks’ 113-98 victory at Miami on Friday night after seven minutes and did not return after registering one assist and missing all three shots he took, two from deep.

The 26-year-old is averaging 15.6 points, 4.5 rebounds and 3.2 assists in 28.6 minutes in 64 games (all starts) this season, shooting 50.5 percent from the field, 42.6 percent from beyond the 3-point arc and 92.8 percent from the free-throw line, all career-high shooting numbers.

The Bucks entered play Saturday with an NBA-best record of 52-17. They will hot the Philadelphia 76ers on Sunday afternoon.

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