OKC Thunder: Aleksej Pokusevski out against Miami Heat
Thunder rookie Aleksej Pokusevski will not play Monday night at the Heat after sustaining a concussion in practice Sunday.
Pokusevski was placed in the NBA's concussion protocol. He cannot return to basketball activities until he exhibits symptom-free behavior.
Pokusevski has averaged 3.8 rebounds, 1.4 assists and 1.0 point in 16 minutes per game.
Thunder guard Ty Jerome remains out with a left ankle sprain. Jerome suffered the injury at the beginning of training camp.
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The Thunder and Heat will tip off at 6:30 p.m. Monday.