Houston Rockets striker Sterling Brown suffered a tear in the face when he was assaulted with a bottle outside a club in Miami late Sunday.
“He had no prior knowledge of the aggressors or any dealings with them.” The missiles said in a statement. “He suffered from facial lacerations, but he will make a full recovery.”
Brown was already included in his injury disqualification list in Monday’s match against the Miami Heat.
“I spoke to him and he is feeling better. Fortunately, he will be fine,” Rockets coach Stephen Silas told reporters before the match.
Brown signed with the Rockets last year at a free agency after spending the first three seasons of his NBA career with the Milwaukee Bucks. His average score is 8.2 points and 4.4 rebounds in 51 games for Houston.
While the dollars, Brown agreed to a $ 750,000 settlement with the City of Milwaukee After an accident he was in tased during an incident with the police. The police were issuing a parking ticket when the incident escalated.
A video of the body camera showed police crouching in Brown’s ankle and ridiculing a possible civil rights complaint. The city admitted violating his constitutional rights. The officers involved were disciplined, and the city police chief apologized.