Carter closed with six points (3-6 FG, 0-1 3Pt), three rebounds, four assists and five steals over 21 minutes during Wednesday's 116-100 victory over the Bulls. Milwaukee had 10 steals Wednesday -- with five coming from Carter and four coming from Wesley Matthews. Spearheading the defensive effort, Carter chipped in across the box score and finished with a strong plus-17 during his time on the floor. He's a key component of Milwaukee's bench unit.
Carter will start Sunday's game against the Cavaliers, Joe Gabriele of the Cavaliers' official site reports. With Grayson Allen (hip) and Khris Middleton (wrist) both out, Carter will draw his third start of the season. His previous two starts were mixed bags, as he notched 18 points and eight assists during one and managed just three points in the other.
Carter will come off the bench Sunday against the Mavericks. Carter received a spot start Friday and had 18 points (8-10 FG, 2-2 3Pt), two rebounds, eight assists and one steal in 30 minutes with the Bucks resting most of their regulars. The 26-year-old should return to his usual complimentary role off the bench Sunday.
Carter had 18 points (8-10 FG, 2-2 3Pt), two rebounds, eight assists and one steal in 30 minutes during Friday's 153-119 loss to the Clippers. Carter ended just two dimes shy of what would've been his first double-double in his first start of the campaign, but he still produced a season-best output in assists and his second-best scoring effort of the year. Despite the strong output, Carter is not expected to put up these numbers going forward, as he only got an extended run because the Bucks rested most of their regulars.
Carter is starting Friday's game against the Clippers, Mirjam Swanson of the Los Angeles Daily News reports. Carter will draw his first start of the season for the shorthanded Bucks on Friday. He's averaged 7.0 points, 2.6 rebounds and 3.2 assists in 16.4 minutes per game across his last five appearances.
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