Heat's Justise Winslow placed in concussion protocol, misses win over Suns

PHOENIX -- Justise Winslow was placed in the NBA concussion protocol, Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra confirmed after a 124-108 win over the Phoenix Suns on Thursday.

Winslow took a blow to the head in a collision with Denver Nuggets forward Paul Millsap in the Heat's loss Tuesday. The Heat said he was experiencing headaches.

Winslow is averaging 13.8 points, 8 rebounds and 4.8 assists this season.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.