Found October 28, 2013 on Fox Sports Wisconsin:
MILWAUKEE -- With the season opener looming on Wednesday, the Milwaukee Bucks got good news on the injury front Monday. Reserve forwards Carlos Delfino and Ekpe Udoh were the only two players to sit out Monday, as point guard Brandon Knight (left hamstring), small forward Caron Butler (left ankle), point guard Luke Ridnour (back) and Gary Neal (illness) returned to practice. The biggest news of the day was Ersan Ilyasova's return to the practice floor after missing nearly three weeks with a sprained right ankle suffered in the preseason opener in Cleveland on Oct. 8. Knight missed Milwaukee's last two preseason games with a sore left hamstring, while Butler turned his ankle on Oct. 23 against New York. "We had everybody today," Bucks coach Larry Drew said. "I didn't recognize some of the faces. It was good to get everybody out there with Ersan and Brandon being out. It's just good to get bodies back." While Knight, Butler, Ridnour and Neal wi...
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