Clippers backup small forward
Barnes was injured during the Clippers' game against the
The Clippers said Barnes will miss the game against the Timberwolves on Wednesday night and against the
With Barnes out, Clippers Coach
Rivers is high on Bullocks, who has played in seven games and averaged 3.4 minutes per game and 0.6 points on 12.5% shooting.
He has made just one of his eight field-goal attempts and missed all six of his three-pointers.
It has been a tough season so far for Barnes, who is averaging 5.9 points and 3.3 rebounds in 20.0 minutes per game.
Barnes was fined $25,000 by the
He has played in just eight of the first 11 games because of a right thigh bruise.