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“He’s been efficient,” Wittman said. “I don’t know how much more efficient he could be. In 24 minutes [he had] 20 points. He makes us good. Hopefully we can keep bumping those minutes up as we move forward here and we keep him healthy we can get him with the group that he needs to be with right from the start.”

But other than the play of Nene, Wittman didn’t have a lot of positives to offer.

“I don’t have an answer for why we haven’t learned our lesson,” Wittman said. “I told them if you play that way when you come out, I don’t care if you have eight bodies, seven bodies, whatever it is that we got. I don’t know and I guess it’s my job to find out.”