ST. FRANCIS, Wis. -- Having a sick child takes a toll on a parent, something Milwaukee Bucks center Larry Sanders became very familiar with over the past few days.
Sanders' young son, Jasiah, came down with an illness requiring him to be admitted into a local hospital for two days. Sanders was able to bring his son home about an hour before Friday's exhibition game against Toronto.
"He started getting discoloration (on a portion of his body), things like that," Sanders said after Saturday's practice at the Cousins Center. "It started to flare up, and we just wanted to get our hands on it before it becomes a problem. He's back home now and running around."
By his son's side in the hospital for the past few days, Sanders tried to put a smile on his face for his child, but deep down the scare of the situation took a lot out of him emotionally.
"It's tough, but I remember times being in the hospital and having comfort of my parents there," Sanders said. "I just try to make it as enj...