Ukrainian forward Slava Medvedenko of the Los Angeles Lakers will miss about six weeks after being diagnosed with a herniated disc.
Medvedenko injured his back in a National Basketball Association game at Minnesota on Nov. 9.
He has played in two games, averaging 1.0 points and 0.5 rebounds, AP reports.
The Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation put the head of the contractor company of Russia's space corporation Roskosmos, Sergei Slastikhin, on international wanted list
"Washington operators of the sanctions machine ought to get acquainted with the history of Russia, to stop the unnecessary fussing," spokesperson for the Foreign Ministry said