John Henson Injury: Updates on Bucks Forward's Foot and Return

Matt Fitzgerald@@MattFitz_geraldCorrespondent IIINovember 26, 2014

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 19: John Henson #31 of the Milwaukee Bucks reacts after a turnover in the fourth quarter during a game against the Brooklyn Nets at the Barclays Center on November 19, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)
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Milwaukee Bucks forward John Henson exited Tuesday's game against the Detroit Pistons in the first half with a foot injury.

Charles F. Gardner of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported on Henson's status:

Henson is a talented shot-blocker and has tremendous length, but in the midst of his third NBA season, the former North Carolina college star hasn't lived up to his billing as a first-round draft pick.

The 23-year-old hasn't consistently cracked the starting lineup. He could stand to add bulk to his frame to be a more imposing force in the paint.

The Bucks should manage fine without Henson for the time being. Their big man rotation features adequate depth with Larry Sanders, Zaza Pachulia and Ersan Ilyasova.