No Mayo here for final play. They went to Dudley who passed to wide-open Middleton for 3 and the win. But he missed. Hornets win 108-106.
Dudley hustling all over the floor. First he blocked Lance, then diving to floor for steal to set up Knight's 3. Then assisted on last 3.
Dudley blocks Stephenson and Parker is off for dunk and 68-50 Bucks lead. Hornets timeout.
Jared Dudley technical.
As anticipated earlier, I'm totally cool with Kidd's lineup. Dudley/Middleton space floor for starters, Mayo/Ersan off the bench. Fine.
Bucks lineup: Knight, Middleton, Dudley, Parker, Sanders.
Jared Dudley will start at SF and Giannis will come off the bench, coach Jason Kidd said in pre-game interview.
Dudley told me before game he had a minor toe injury but would play because lineup so depleted. He has 14 points in 18 minutes off bench.
Mayo hits back-to-back 3s and now has 24 points. Dudley adds a 3 to give Bucks a 94-93 lead after three quarters.
Highlight reel makers audibly sigh as Bayless gives it to Dudley on the 2-on-0 break.
Dudley enters for Parker, who has 2 fouls. Now Bayless in at PG for Marshall.
Bucks down to 9 players if Dudley does not play. Knicks lineup: Amare at 5 spot, Melo, Calderon, Shumpert, Acy. Dalembert already a sub.
Jason Kidd said Henson is at center, Giannis to start at 3. Dudley has sore toe but will be available. Pachulia said he will practice Tues.
Bucks lose 106-100 and game ends with LeBron chatting with MKE coach Jason Kidd at midcourt. Parker leads Bucks with 18 pts, Dudley with 15.
Giannis already with 5 fouls and goes to bench. Dudley enters. Now Jabari guarding Love.
HT: Bucks 53, Cavs 51. Bucks shooting 48.8% and led by Henson and Dudley with 9 pts, each. Mayo, Middleton and Pachulia each with 8.
Kidd said Dudley has assumed mentoring role with younger players on Bucks roster.
Kidd said Allen was not interested in returning to Bucks. Oldest Bucks player is 30-year-old Zaza Pachulia and Jared Dudley is 29.
Bucks now with small lineup with Henson at center and Dudley, Mayo, Bayless and Wolters.
Jared Dudley leads Bucks with 9 points on perfect 3 for 3 from beyond arc. Henson with 7 and Middleton 6.
Talk about tall lineups. Bucks rolling with Giannis at PG, Parker, Ilyasova, Henson & Jared Dudley down stretch.
Dudley in for Marshall and Giannis moves to PG spot.
Kidd is resting one regular each night during preseason. Not always a veteran. Mayo sat out in GB and Dudley vs. Detroit.
Bucks starters vs. Bulls: Knight, Dudley, Parker, Ilyasova and Sanders. This will be Ilyasova's first game after missing two with flu.
Potentially gettable guys who could fit that exception include Jared Dudley and Randy Foye, but Wiz would have to send out $ or go over tax
Bucks starting lineup vs. Grizzlies in GB: Knight, Middleton, Sanders, Dudley and Parker.
Hearing Spencer Hawes will replace Jared Dudley on the Clippers banners inside Staples Center.
Dudley could be 3-point threat Bucks need. Battled injuries with Clippers last season but healthy now.
Knight already with assists on all 3 baskets for his team. Dudley just sank corner 3 off Knight feed.
Knight feeds Dudley for the spot-up jumper, then Giannis drives and dishes to Marshall for the open triple.
Parker, Ilyasova, Sanders, Dudley and Knight are starters for black team - Giannis, Marshall, Zaza, Mayo and Henson starters on white team
Knight, Sanders, Parker, Dudley and Ilyasova in white lineup. Good pass by Giannis to Henson on break.
Black team for Bucks: Knight, Parker, Ilyasova, Sanders, Millsap, Dudley, Eric, Wolters and Inglis.
Clippers are injury-free through first 4 days of training camp, a big difference from last year when Matt Barnes and Jared Dudley were out.
In Jared Dudley deal, I'm told Bucks get a protected 2017 first-rounder from Clips while Milwaukee sends future second-rounder to LAC
Clippers also get their '15 2nd rounder back in the trade, I'm told. Dudley as two years, $8.5 mil left on deal but can opt out this summer.