Bucks assign rookies Wilson, Brown to G League

Forward D.J. Wilson and guard Sterling Brown will be on hand for the Wisconsin Herd’s first game at Menominee Nation Arena.

The Bucks assigned Wilson, the 17th pick in the 2017 draft, and Brown, the 46th pick, to their G League affiliate Friday ahead of the Herd’s first game in their new building.

Joel Bolomboy and Gary Payton II, both of whom are on two-way contracts, will also be available. Wilson has appeared in nine games with the Bucks this season, averaging 1.8 points and 1.0 rebounds in 3.9 minutes of action per game. Payton has also made nine appearances, while Brown and Bolomboy have each appeared in five games.