Wolters will not make 2-game trip to Minneapolis and Detroit.
First start for O.J. Mayo tonight, coach Jason Kidd said in pregame comments. Nate Wolters out with flu.
Kidd said everybody else (other than Wolters due to illness) was able to practice Monday.
Bucks guard Nate Wolters missed practice today due to illness. Everyone else practiced except Inglis and O'Bryant, still out due to injury.
Wolters found Giannis inside zone for bucket just before the 19-year-old went to bench. Bucks still up 77-68. Kidd calls a timeout.
OKC playing zone and forcing a Wolters miss.
Wolters gets rejected at rim by Perkins but gets floater to go on break after Pachulia starts it with defensive rebound. Bucks 72, OKC 66.
HT: Bucks 41, OKC 38. Bucks picked up defensive effort in second quarter and bench again doing job. Wolters, Giannis and Pachulia key spurt.
Nate Wolters seeing significant time tonight so far. Bucks and Thunder are tied nearing halftime.
For those curious: Knight had better offensive RPM and raw offensive +/- diff last year than Wolters, but Nate waaaaaay better defensively.
Nate Wolters gets a rare early call. Had played in only 1 game prior to tonight.
Not much spark so far for Bucks. Bayless and Wolters enter at start of 2nd.
"Teammates still think I'm a rookie until Wednesday," Bucks PG Nate Wolters said at luncheon.
Nate Wolters practiced Monday and said he hopes to play Tuesday. Has missed last 2 games with sore right ankle.