Report: Sanders out indefinitely after involvement in bar fight

By Matt Moore | NBA writer

Larry Sanders is out Wednesday after reportedly being involved in a bar fight. (USATSI)
Larry Sanders is out after reportedly being involved in a bar fight. (USATSI)

UPDATE 7:20 p.m. ET: TMJ4 in Milwaukee reports on more details of the alleged fight:

Milwaukee Police want to talk to him too. Police say theyre looking into a huge fight from last Saturday night at Apartment 720 on Milwaukee Street, downtown. The I-Teams police sources say Sanders started that fight while in the VIP room. A fight where Sanders allegedly threw punches and broke champagne bottles over the heads of people while security tried to break up the fight.

via Bucks star Larry Sanders at center of investigation into bar fight - TODAYS TMJ4.

Bucks center Larry Sanders is out Wednesday night vs. the Cavaliers due to an "off-court incident," Coach Larry Drew said before tipoff.

Sanders is reportedly being investigated for an incident being described as a "bar fight."

Sanders, 24, has been unhappy with his limited role under Drew, and is averaging just four points and four rebounds per game through the Bucks' first three games.

The Bucks released the following statement Wednesday night:

"We are aware of an incident from Saturday evening. The matter is under investigation and Larry Sanders is cooperating fully. At this time we will have no further comment.”
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