AP Describe/Brandon Dill
The preseason game between the Milwaukee Bucks and Memphis Grizzlies at the FedExForum in Memphis became canceled Tuesday evening within the third quarter after a unfaithful fire apprehension halted play.
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Bucks at Grizzlies game suspended; commentary from the NBA below. pic.twitter.com/ugNoF8GSxc
The Grizzlies were leading 87-77 at the time of the cancellation.
Here’s the 2nd the game came to a finish:
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fire apprehension going off inner grizzlies enviornment. gamers and followers are exiting pic.twitter.com/9VNP1a3rVI
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A hearth apprehension went off all the blueprint in which by strategy of the Bucks-Grizzlies game
Fans were evacuated from the building, and both groups went to their locker rooms pic.twitter.com/y7Iuozsczr
While the Bucks awaited observe on whether or no longer the game became certainly going to be canned, they it looks loved themselves some dinner:
About an hour after the apprehension went off, the game became formally canceled.
The Bucks did no longer play any of their three stars, Giannis Antetokounmpo, Khris Middleton or Jrue Vacation within the game. Jordan Nwora led the team with 16 aspects.
Ja Morant and Jaren Jackson Jr. did play for Memphis, on the opposite hand, with the broken-down inserting on a gift. Morant establish up 27 aspects, six rebounds, 5 assists and some other one in all his patented monster dunks:
Jackson added seven aspects, seven rebounds, four blocks, two assists and a score.
Memphis subsequent faces the Charlotte Hornets on the side road Thursday evening at 7 p.m. ET. The Bucks toddle to Brooklyn to face the Nets in a rematch of the Eastern Conference Finals on Friday evening at 7: 30 p.m. ET.