Watch: Giannis Antetokounmpo Knocks Suns Player’s Tooth Out With a Shoulder Barge!

Jeet Pukhrambam
|Published March 15, 2023

Giannis Antetokounmpo is a very scary player to come up against. Especially when he is running at you full steam. How can you stop him? You can’t and you might even lose a body part as Torrey Craig found out the hard way.

It is not often that you see someone pick up a tooth from the floor. And tonight we got to see it. While it may not have been as spectacular as it sounds, in fact, seeing a tooth fall is kind of gross.

But the way it happened was rather funny. And the cause of it was none other than Giannis steamrolling his way to the opposition’s basket.

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Torrey Craig gets his tooth knocked out as Giannis Antetokounmpo slams his shoulder on the Suns player

Unfortunately for Craig, he had to find out the hard way that Giannis Antetokounmpo is stronger than you realize. A simple shoulder tussle or barge in shall we say caused mayhem.

Giannis’ shoulder might have connected it all too well with Craig. He knocked the Suns player’s tooth out without a problem.

Yikes! And earlier to that the Bucks got a questionable call when Giannis ran through Craig!

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Honestly, we feel bad for Craig. He didn’t deserve this unnecessary visit to the dentist. But here we are.

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The Phoenix Suns and Milwaukee Bucks tee up an exciting game

A repeat of the 2021 NBA Finals, the Suns and Bucks were involved in a game that is exciting, to say the least. As the game heads into clutch time, they are separated by less than 10 points.

Giannis is 33-11-8 and Devin Booker is on a 30-4-3 game himself. An enticing battle between two superstars everything about this game reminds us that we could see a repeat of this in this year’s finals.

What do you think? Will the Bucks and Suns meet in the NBA Finals once again?

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Jeet Pukhrambam

Jeet Pukhrambam

Jeet Pukhrambam is The SportsRush's Lead Editor for Basketball. After freelancing for five years as an independent writer, Jeet created thousands of blog posts and articles. He now covers intriguing news reports and throwback stories on all things NBA. His interest in NBA started with the ascendancy of Giannis Antetokounmpo in the 2016-17 season. Since then, Jeet has managed to coalesce his knowledge of the game and his writing to create pieces that are reflective of the current state of the league. Now, he ensures that The SportsRush produces the highest quality of writing. In his free time, he enjoys playing football, cooking, traveling, and dancing to techno. Jeet takes pride in his critical thinking, music playlists, and his love for spaghetti.

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