Phoenix already is playing without reserve forward Dario Saric, who tore his right anterior cruciate ligament in the first quarter of Phoenix's 118-105 Game 1 triumph on Tuesday.
The Rockets have agreed to a trade with the Bucks that will send P.J. Tucker, Rodions Kurucs and the Bucks' 2022 first-round pick back to Milwaukee for D.J. Augustin, D.J. Wilson and a 2023 unprotected first-round pick, sources told ESPN on Wednesday.
Jrue Holiday sits out due to safety protocols as Bucks win fifth consecutive game.
The Milwaukee Bucks got some free agent help for their bench Sunday, signing shooting guard Bryn Forbes and small forward Torrey Craig.