Jared Dudley and O.J. Mayo giving team encouragement in huddle during timeout. Jazz leads 51-49.
O'Bryant also enters for Ilyasova. No Dudley tonight due to sore left knee.
Kidd said X-rays negative on tests of Dudley's left knee. Dudley out tonight and will rest. O.J. Mayo returns to action off bench vs. Jazz.
Bucks F Jared Dudley had X-ray taken on left knee after game. He said it was kneecap that gave him trouble last season with Clippers.
You are not Kobe Bryant, Wesley Johnson. Tried to take a contested jumper over Jared Dudley like it was the 2010 Western Conference Finals.
Milwaukee will likely have 3 diff. starters (Ilyasova, Pachulia, Carter-Williams) than they did vs. LAL on Feb. 4 (Knight, Henson, Dudley).
Dudley, Ennis and Henson are tied for worst on the team in +/- tonight. They are each +12.
Middleton 4 for 12, Bayless 4 for 10, Giannis 3 for 10 and Dudley 0 for 3.
Ersan Ilyasova starting at PF tonight for Bucks and Jared Dudley coming off bench.
Top 5 Catch and Shoot EFG% (top 100 c and s) Korver 73.3% Eric Gordon 71.9% JJ Redick 64.4% Dudley 63.8% Courtney Lee 63.4 Hayward 62.6%
Dudley said there will be adjustment period for new players. "We've stayed pretty strong for the present and now planned for the future."
Jared Dudley said Carter-Williams will "play a better brand of basketball" with the Bucks after leaving 76ers.
Besides that, Dudley has been locker room leader for a young Bucks team that has 30 wins at the break.
Jared Dudley has to be in conversation for NBA most improved. Cast away by Clippers, he has been Bucks' safety on defense, 3-point guru.
Bucks up 77-67 after Dudley layup on nice interior pass from Pachulia.
More Dudley: "If we have to have free cheese for you guys, beer, I don't know what they've got to do. Let's talk to the owners. Goodness."
Jared Dudley: "Hopefully these (Bucks) fans get on the bandwagon now and start coming out during weekdays. They're here Saturday."
Kidd sticking with Mayo, Middleton, Dudley, Pachulia and Bayless. Bucks up 97-91 with 1:33 left.
Dudley 5 for 5 on 3s. Knight basket after Middleton steal ties game at 56-56 and Hollins gets a timeout.
Jared Dudley fuels Bucks comeback; has 12 points in first half. Bucks down 52-47.
Giannis with a dunk off Henson assist and Dudley drills a 3. Bucks trim deficit to 81-74.
Same starting lineup for Bucks: Knight, Middleton, Giannis, Dudley and Henson.
Kidd has kept Dudley out of lineup and gone smaller with only Henson as big. Giannis, Mayo, Middleton and Knight.