The pacer has opted to play around the world as a T20 freelancer and is only focused on the shortest format of the game.
Earlier, Azhar Ali was in the news for his bizarre dismissal.
Guptill is one of the most destructive openers in limited-overs cricket.
Azhar had to make the long walk back after his knock of 64 runs from 141 deliveries.
Latham finished with 4 catches in the first innings.
McCullum also believes that the Kandahar Knights are still in with a chance in APL 2018.
Even after playing 36 Tests, he is yet to make his debut in the shorter formats.
This has happened only once in Test cricket.
Boult trotted out with the bat with the score at 59/8 in the 27th over.
"I think New Zealand would play well in the conditions of England."