Former Wisconsin Badgers guard Bronson Koenig had his best game in Vegas, sinking three 3-pointers to finish with nine points.
Sindarius Thornwell, who was drafted 48th overall by Milwaukee this year but traded to Los Angeles in June, scored 16 points and grabbed five rebounds for the Clippers.
Starting five: Milwaukee started Travis Trice II and Rashad Vaughn in the backcourt and Tim Kempton, D.J. Wilson and Sterling Brown in the frontcourt.
Draft-pick report: First-round pick Wilson played 28 minutes, tallying 17 points (3 of 6 from downtown, eight rebounds and four assists. … He scored 10 of Milwaukee’s first 14 points. … Second-rounder Sterling Brown (acquired from Philadelphia) racked up 14 points, four rebounds and three blocks in 29 minutes.