Philadelphia 76ers star Ben Simmons is out for the rest of his team's road game against the Milwaukee Bucks on Saturday after suffering a lower back irritation in the first quarter, per Keith Pompey of the Philadelphia Inquirer.
Simmons missed the first game after the All-Star break against the Brooklyn Nets because of tightness in his lower back.
Per Pompey, Simmons suffered the injury on a first-quarter layup.
Simmons has avoided significant injuries again this season.
The two-time All-Star entered Saturday leading the NBA with 2.2 steals per game and is averaging 16.9 points with 8.3 assists per game.