Hawks suspend Schroder for a game for late return to team
Atlanta Hawks' Dennis Schroder (17) looks for a way past Orlando Magic's D.J. Augustin (14) during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017, in Orlando, Fla. Atlanta won 111-92. (AP Photo/John Raoux)
ATLANTA (CBS46) -
The Atlanta Hawks have suspended starting point guard Dennis Schroder for one game for failing to return to the team on time following the All-Star break.
He will miss Friday night's home game against the Miami Heat.
Schroder returned to his native Germany for the break and posted a photo on his Twitter feed on Thursday in which he was holding his visa. Schroder posted under the photo "FINALLY GOT MY VISA & CAN GET BACK TO WORK!!!"