Latest Khris Middleton News

Bucks tie series with 107-96 Game 4 win as Nets lose Irving

Jun. 13, 2021 21:08 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo and Khris Middleton finally are getting a little more help, while Kevin Durant keeps seeing his superstar cohorts get hurt. And now a second-round playoff series that once looked like a Brooklyn Nets runaway suddenly is up for...

Bucks blow big lead, then rally to edge Nets 86-83 in Game 3

Jun. 10, 2021 23:59 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Jrue Holiday figured the Brooklyn Nets expected him to call a timeout as soon as he got the ball with his team trailing by one in the final minute. Instead, Holiday delivered just in time to keep the Milwaukee Bucks from falling into a hole from which...

Bucks face character test after getting embarrassed by Nets

Jun. 09, 2021 16:54 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — No second-round matchup had more advance billing than the Brooklyn Nets-Milwaukee Bucks series that featured the NBA’s two highest-scoring offenses. So far, it’s been no contest. Brooklyn has been every bit as potent as...

Durant has 32, Nets up 2-0 after 125-86 blowout of Bucks

Jun. 07, 2021 23:17 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Durant left Giannis Antetokounmpo in his tracks and got to the rim for a reverse layup, with James Harden coming way off his baseline spot to cheer. Harden may be hurt, but the Brooklyn Nets are showing no hint that they miss him. ...

Harden not back for Game 2, Bucks hope their shooting is

Jun. 06, 2021 18:04 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — James Harden won't be back for Game 2 of the Eastern Conference semifinals. The Milwaukee Bucks believe their shooting touch will. So the Bucks have plenty of reasons for optimism heading into the game Monday night. Yet there's also still plenty of cause...

Durant, Irving carry Nets in opener after Harden hurt

Jun. 05, 2021 23:31 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Durant knew something was wrong when the Brooklyn Nets were trying to run a play and James Harden wasn't in the right spot. Moments later, Harden wasn't even in the game, forced to leave with a right hamstring injury less than a minute into the...

Nets-Bucks: Second-round series, NBA Finals-level talent

Jun. 04, 2021 18:05 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Durant, James Harden and Kyrie Irving on one side. Giannis Antetokounmpo, Khris Middleton and Jrue Holiday on the other. Three former MVPs. Seven NBA scoring titles. The two highest-scoring teams in the league. Brooklyn against...

Bucks-Nets Eastern Conference semifinal preview capsule

Jun. 04, 2021 14:48 PM EDT

Preview capsule for the Brooklyn-Milwaukee Eastern Conference semifinal series that starts Saturday: No. 2 BROOKLYN NETS (48-24, 4-1) vs. No. 3 MILWAUKEE BUCKS (46-26, 4-0) Season series: Bucks, 2-1. Story line: Brooklyn’s Big...

After strong playoff debut, Nets' Big Three braces for Bucks

Jun. 02, 2021 02:32 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Five games against Boston were nearly as many as Brooklyn's Big Three played together in the regular season, so the Nets are far from a finished product. The Nets don't have the luxury of time. Then again, nobody else has the luxury...

Roster transformation by Bucks pays off with sweep of Heat

May. 30, 2021 10:18 AM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Milwaukee’s roster transformation started after losing to Miami in last season’s playoffs, one that made the Bucks give themselves a critical look. So they got bigger. Tougher. More experienced. And in the playoff rematch with the...