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Antetokounmpo's 35 points lead Bucks past Thunder

Nov. 10, 2019 11:06 PM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo couldn't contain his frustration after a subpar first half. Somewhere between the court and the locker room, the Milwaukee Bucks star kicked — and destroyed — a sign with a Thunder logo that is part of a temporary barrier. The reigning league MVP...

Bogdanovic hits 3 at buzzer, Jazz beat Bucks 103-100

Nov. 9, 2019 1:17 AM EST

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Bojan Bogdanovic didn't hesitate to ask his new coach for the final shot. With 1.3 seconds left, Utah coach Quin Snyder drew up a play the Jazz practiced earlier Friday, but Bogdanovic said he wanted the ball. "Mike (Conley) was supposed to be in that corner, but I asked him if he...

Bucks hold off Clippers 129-124 for 4th win in a row

Nov. 7, 2019 2:23 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The numbers are adding up quickly for Giannis Antetokounmpo. The reigning NBA MVP had 38 points and 16 rebounds to help the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Los Angeles Clippers 129-124 on Wednesday night for their fourth victory in a row. It's what he's done to start the season that really...

Antetokounmpo leads Bucks past Timberwolves 134-106

Nov. 5, 2019 12:47 AM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The start to the game was unusual. Giannis Antetokounmpo's final stat line was not. After waiting out a long delay, Antetokounmpo had 34 points and 15 rebounds as the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 134-106 on Monday night. Antetokounmpo, the reigning NBA MVP, has posted...

Antetokounmpo scores 36, Bucks beat Raptors 115-105

Nov. 3, 2019 12:07 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo carried a big chip on his broad shoulders against the Toronto Raptors. Antetokounmpo had 36 points, 15 rebounds, eight assists and four blocks to lead the Milwaukee Bucks to a 115-105 victory over the Raptors on Saturday night in the first meeting between the teams...

Antetokounmpo, Bucks roll past Magic 123-91

Nov. 1, 2019 10:53 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — It was a pretty typical performance for Giannis Antetokounmpo. Donte DiVincenzo was a bit of a surprise. Antetokounmpo had 29 points and 14 rebounds, and the Milwaukee Bucks pounded the Orlando Magic 123-91 on Friday night. While the reigning NBA MVP was great once again, DiVincenzo...

Middleton scores 21, leads Bucks past Cavaliers 129-112

Oct. 28, 2019 11:58 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Bucks were in a serious mood Monday night after a loss to Miami in their home opener over the weekend. Khris Middleton scored 21 points and the Bucks used a strong finish to hold off the Cleveland Cavaliers 129-112. Middleton scored 10 points in a late 28-12 run and seven...

Portis, Knicks beat Bulls 105-98 for 1st win of season

Oct. 28, 2019 11:29 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Bobby Portis scored a season-high 28 points against his former team, including a go-ahead 3-pointer with 1:47 remaining, and the New York Knicks beat the Chicago Bulls 105-98 on Monday night for their first victory of the season. Portis hadn't scored in double digits yet in his first season...

Bucks beat Rockets 117-111 in Westbrook's Houston debut

Oct. 24, 2019 11:34 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — When Giannis Antetokounmpo fouled out with more than five minutes left after putting up a triple-double against the Houston Rockets, the rest of the Milwaukee Bucks didn't panic. "These guys in this locker room, we're fighters, we're competitors," Wesley Matthews said. "If Giannis fouls out...

MVP Giannis looks to improve as Bucks' leader this season

Oct. 15, 2019 2:20 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Last season's loss to Toronto in the Eastern Conference finals stung Giannis Antetokounmpo. So much so that the NBA MVP admitted it took several days for him to be able to sleep at night after he and the Milwaukee Bucks blew a 2-0 lead against the eventual NBA champion Raptors....