Ersan Ilyasova had surgery to Fix a fractured nose Friday, the Milwaukee Bucks announced.

The veteran forward suffered the injury during training Sunday at Milwaukee. There’s optimism he can reunite after about 10 days, a league source told .

Ilyasova, who will more than likely put on a face mask once he returns, did not travel with the team to Detroit for the Bucks’ game Monday from the Pistons and is still not with the team at for its team’s game Friday against the s.

Ilyasova is averaging 7.5 points, 5.5 rebounds and 1.2 assists per game off the bench for Milwaukee this season.