DeAndre Ayton Phoenix Suns
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The NBA announced that Deandre Ayton of the Phoenix Suns has been suspended without pay for 25 games.

Ayton has been suspended for violating the terms of the NBA/NBPA Anti-Drug Program by testing positive for a diuretic.

His suspension will begin with tomorrow’s game between the Phoenix Suns and the Denver Nuggets and his return to action is expected in the Suns’ road game against the LA Clippers on December 17.