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Bucks storm back in 2nd half to beat Cavaliers 117-102

Nov. 26, 2022 00:01 AM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Milwaukee Bucks taught the Cleveland Cavaliers a lesson in playoff-type intensity well before the start of December. Antetokounmpo scored 38 points and the Bucks capitalized on a 23-2 run in the first eight-plus minutes of the third...

DeRozan scores 36, Bulls down Bucks 118-113

Nov. 24, 2022 00:00 AM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — DeMar DeRozan had 36 points and eight assists, and the Chicago Bulls beat the Milwaukee Bucks 118-113 on Wednesday night. Chicago began the week with a 6-10 record and having lost four straight but has now beaten the NBA's top two teams. The Bulls ended Boston's...

Bucks pull away in second half to beat Trail Blazers

Nov. 21, 2022 23:51 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 37 points and the Milwaukee Bucks pulled away in the second half to beat the Portland Trail Blazers 119-111 on Monday night. Antetokounmpo made 16 of his 24 field goal attempts to go along with seven rebounds and six assists in 35...

Lopez scores 29, Bucks deal Cavs 5th straight loss 113-98

Nov. 16, 2022 23:37 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Brook Lopez understands that playing alongside Giannis Antetokounmpo is going to create plenty of open looks. His improved 3-point shooting is helping the Milwaukee Bucks' 7-foot center capitalize more than ever. Lopez shot 7 for 9 from 3-point range...

Analysis: No shock in East as Celtics, Bucks vie for lead

Nov. 15, 2022 06:03 AM EST

The top of the Eastern Conference looks about as expected — with Boston and Milwaukee currently neck and neck for the lead. Those fast starts have been anything but routine, however. The Celtics suspended their coach before the season even started, but under interim...

Hunter, Young lead Hawks past Giannis, Bucks 121-106

Nov. 15, 2022 00:24 AM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — De’Andre Hunter scored 24 points and Trae Young had 21 points and nine assists, leading the Atlanta Hawks to a 121-106 victory over Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Milwaukee Bucks on Monday night. Clint Capela added 19 points and 10 rebounds as Atlanta won for the...

Johnson leads Spurs past injury-riddled Bucks 111-93

Nov. 11, 2022 23:21 PM EST

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Keldon Johnson scored 29 points, and the San Antonio Spurs stopped a five-game skid by topping the banged-up Milwaukee Bucks 111-93 on Friday night. Devin Vassell had 22 points in San Antonio’s first win since Oct. 30. Jakob Poeltl added 15 points and 10...

Carter scores career-high 36, Bucks beat Thunder in 2 OTs

Nov. 10, 2022 00:42 AM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Jevon Carter had career highs of 36 points and 12 assists, and the short-handed Milwaukee Bucks beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 136-132 in two overtimes on Wednesday night. The Bucks were missing their top two scorers. Giannis Antetokounmpo sat out with a sore...

Young sits, but Murray, Hawks hand Bucks 1st loss of season

Nov. 07, 2022 23:40 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Dejounte Murray scored 25 points, rookie A.J. Griffin came off the bench in Trae Young's absence to add a career-high 24 and the Atlanta Hawks snapped the Milwaukee Bucks’ season-opening, nine-game winning streak with a 117-98 victory on Monday night. Giannis...

Bucks top OKC for franchise-record 9th straight to open year

Nov. 05, 2022 23:44 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Brook Lopez scored 25 points and the Milwaukee Bucks extended their season-opening winning streak to a franchise-record nine games with Giannis Antetokounmpo on the bench, beating the Oklahoma City Thunder 108-94 Saturday night. Antetokounmpo sat out for the first...