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    Bucks’ Axel Toupane: Starting Saturday

    Axel Toupane will start Saturday’s game against the Knicks.Toupane is making the first start of his career Saturday, as the only available Milwaukee Bucks starter is Brook Lopez. For his career, Toupane has averaged 8.9 points, 3.3 rebounds and 1.6 assists per 36 minutes.

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    Bucks’ Axel Toupane: Not with team

    Axel Toupane is out for Wednesday’s game against the 76ers, as he’s not with the team.Toupane joined the Milwaukee Bucks on a two-way deal last week, but he has yet to appear in a game and is currently away from the team. It’s not clear when he’ll join the Bucks.

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    Bucks’ Axel Toupane: Joining Milwaukee on two-way pact

    Axel Toupane is expected to sign a two-way contract with the Milwaukee Bucks, Shams Charania of The Athletic reports.The 28-year-old spent camp with Golden State but was waived after seeing minimal playing time throughout the preseason. Toupane appeared in nine games for the Santa Cruz Warriors in the G League bubble this season and averaged 17.9 points, 8.0 rebounds, 3.3 assists and 1.7 steals in 31.7 minutes. He hasn’t seen NBA action since making four appearances between the Bucks and Pelicans during the 2016-17 campaign.

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    Axel Toupane: Tough shooting in playoff loss

    Axel Toupane recorded 13 points (3-17 FG, 1-8 3Pt, 3-5 FT), 10 rebounds and five assists across 39 minutes in Tuesday’s 108-96 playoff loss to G League Lakeland.Toupane managed to put up a double-double in his second straight game, but his struggles as a shooter were evident, especially from beyond the arc. Overall, the 28-year-old was efficient in the G League bubble, connecting on 54.4 percent of his field goals and averaging 17.9 points, 8.0 rebounds and 3.3 assists per game.

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    Axel Toupane: Produces double-double in return

    Axel Toupane recorded 24 points (10-13 FG, 2-3 3Pt, 1-1 FT), 11 rebounds and three assists across 24 minutes in Monday’s 110-81 playoff win over G League Rio Grande.Toupane missed the regular-season finale with a lower-leg injury that has been lingering all year. The 28-year-old guard was back to his typical form in the playoff win, leading the G League squad in both points and rebounds. During the regular season, Toupane averaged 17.9 points, 8.0 rebounds and 3.3 assists per contest.

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    Axel Toupane: Sits out Saturday

    Axel Toupane (lower leg) didn’t play in Saturday’s 113-103 win over G League Oklahoma City.Toupane missed time last week with an ankle injury before returning for Tuesday’s win over G League Erie. It appears his current injury is related. The 28-year-old has averaged 17.9 points, 8.0 rebounds and 3.3 assists per contest this year. He’ll try to return to his starting role for Monday’s playoff game.

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    Axel Toupane: Drops 22 points in return

    Axel Toupane (ankle) posted 22 points (9-14 FG, 2-4 3Pt, 2-4 FT), seven rebounds and three assists in Tuesday’s 121-91 win over G League Erie.Toupane missed a game over the weekend with an ankle injury, but he returned to the lineup Tuesday, finishing second on the team in scoring and rebounds. Through eight games this year, the 28-year-old has recorded 17.6 points, 8.4 rebounds and 3.4 assists while hitting 56.2 percent of his field goals.

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    Axel Toupane: Dealing with ankle injury

    Axel Toupane (ankle) didn’t play in Sunday’s win over G League Austin.Toupane missed time earlier in February with a leg injury, so perhaps this injury is related. It’s uncertain how long he’ll be out. The 28-year-old is a fixture in the starting five, averaging 17.0 points, 8.6 rebounds and 3.4 assists per contest.

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    Axel Toupane: Impressive in return

    Axel Toupane (leg) provided 17 points (7-13 FG, 2-4 3Pt, 1-1 FT), nine rebounds and five assists across 34 minutes in Saturday’s 109-104 win over G League Salt Lake City.After missing nearly a week with a leg injury, Toupane returned and didn’t show a sign of injury, leading the team in rebounds and finishing second in scoring. The 28-year-old has averaged 16.7 points, 10.0 rebounds and 3.0 assists per contest in the G League bubble.

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    Axel Toupane: Sits with leg injury

    Axel Toupane (leg) didn’t play in Saturday’s G League win over Westchester.Toupane posted a double-double in each of the first two games with the Santa Cruz Warriors, but he was unavailable Saturday due to a leg injury. Once he’s healthy again, he should immediately return to the starting five.

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