Dennis Schroder strikes DeMarcus Cousins in groin
Dennis Schroder will serve his suspension Thursday when the Hawks play the Nuggets in Denver. (AP)
The NBA has announced it has suspeneded Atlanta Hawks guard Dennis Schroder one game for striking Kings center DeMarcus Cousins in the groin on Tuesday night in Sacramento.
The incident occurred with 9:54 remaining as Cousins set a screen at the top of the key in the fourth quarter of Atlanta’s 105-100 win as Sleep Train Arena.
Schroder will serve his suspension Thursday night when the Hawks play the Nuggets in Denver.
NBA media services contributed to this report