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Dudley (back) returned to the lineup Thursday in a win over the Pacers. He played 12 minutes and finished the game with two points (1-3 FG, 0-1 3Pt), one rebound and one assist.

Dudley had missed five games with a lower back injury. Even though he's back, Dudley isn't much of a fantasy option. Its been over a month since he scored double-digit points in a game, and he's shooting just 22.2 percent from the floor in March.

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Dudley (back) will take the court Thursday against the Pacers.

Out of commission since Mar. 12 due to a lower back concern, Dudley will make his return, with a minutes limit likely hanging over his head. As a result, there's little reason to rely upon him for fantasy production right off the bat.

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Dudley (back) is questionable for Thursday's game against the Pacers, Andrew Gruman of Fox Sports Wisconsin reports.

Dudley has been out of the lineup Mar. 12 while battling a nagging lower-back injury. However, he went through a full practice Wednesday, and it's possible he could return to the court Thursday against Indiana. Dudley was averaging 21.8 minutes per game in March prior to the injury, but his production did not warrant consideration in most formats.

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Dudley (back) will not play in Tuesday's game against the Heat, Tim Reynolds of the Associated Press reports.

Dudley had a chance of playing in Tuesday's game but will rather miss his sixth-straight contest. Looking ahead, he should be considered another game-time decision for Thursday's tilt against the Pacers.

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Dudley (back) is considered questionable for Tuesday's game against the Heat, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.

Dudley has missed the Bucks' past hand-full of games while nursing a sore back. Although the forward hopes to return some time this week, his status for Tuesday probably won't be known until at least after Milwaukee's morning shootaround.

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Dudley (back) will not play Friday against Brooklyn, Andrew Gruman of Fox Sports Wisconsin reports.

Dudley will miss his fourth consecutive game, and the fact that he didn't make the trip to Brooklyn suggests that he may not be close to a return from lingering lower-back and knee issues.

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Dudley (back) will not play Wednesday against the Spurs.

Dudley will miss a third straight game while rehabbing a lower-back injury. He's been banged up since the All-Star break, and it's unclear when he'll return to the active lineup.

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Dudley (back) will not play in Tuesday's game in New Orleans, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.

Dudley is on his way back to Milwaukee so he can get treatment for his lower back. His next opportunity to get back on the court will be against the Spurs on Wednesday while Miles Plumlee sees added time on the hardwood in the meantime.

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Dudley won't play Saturday in Memphis due to a lower back concern, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.

Dudley stated that the ailment has been lingering, and rest is required to alleviate the issue. His absence should provide Miles Plumlee with a modest workload, especially with the formidable Grizzly frontcourt on tap.

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Dudley returned to the bench after a one-game starting stint, scoring four points (2-9 FG, 0-3 3Pt) with four rebounds and three assists in 25 minutes.

Dudley has now totalled just 20 points in his last five games and his early-season usefulness is now officially done, regardless of his starting status. He has failed to nail a three-pointer in his last three games, going 0-for-8 from deep.