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Milwaukee Bucks' Eric Bledsoe, center, keeps the ball from Golden State Warriors' Jacob Evans left, and Damion Lee, right, during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Antetokounmpo, NBA-best Bucks earn tough win over Warriors

Jan. 9, 2020 1:22 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Milwaukee Bucks own the best record in the NBA and coach Mike Budenholzer still wants far more than what he has seen the past two games. More made shots. More pace. More energy. Better ball movement, too. Giannis Antetokounmpo had 30 points and 12 rebounds while leading four...

Milwaukee Bucks' Wesley Matthews shoots during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the San Antonio Spurs Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

NBA-leading Bucks beat Spurs 127-118 for 5th straight win

Jan. 5, 2020 12:40 AM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — San Antonio kept Giannis Antetokounmpo under control for one half. Then the third quarter started. The Milwaukee star opened it with a layup on an aggressive move to the basket and scored 19 of his game-high 32 points in the quarter, pacing the Bucks to a 127-118 victory over the Spurs on...

Milwaukee Bucks' Robin Lopez and Orlando Magic's Evan Fournier battle for a rebound during the second half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, Dec. 28, 2019, in Milwaukee. The Bucks won 111-100. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

Bucks overcome Antetokounmpo's absence to beat Magic

Dec. 28, 2019 11:22 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Khris Middleton scored 21 points and NBA-leading Milwaukee overcame Giannis Antetokounmpo's absence for the second straight night, beating the Orlando Magic 111-110 on Saturday. Antetokounmpo, the NBA MVP last season, also missed the Bucks' victory Friday in Atlanta because of back...

Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry (7) moves past Dallas Mavericks guard Delon Wright (55) during first-half NBA basketball game action in Toronto, Sunday, Dec. 22, 2019. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)

Raptors use biggest rally in franchise history to beat Mavs

Dec. 23, 2019 12:21 AM EST

TORONTO (AP) — Kyle Lowry had 32 points and 10 assists, Chris Boucher scored a career-high 21 points and the Toronto Raptors overturned a 30-point deficit to beat the Dallas Mavericks 110-107 on Sunday, the biggest comeback in franchise history and the NBA's largest in a decade. Lowry had one fewer point...

Indiana Pacers' Malcolm Brogdon battles for a loose ball with Milwaukee Bucks' Donte DiVincenzo, Khris Middleton and Brook Lopez during the second half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, Dec. 22, 2019, in Milwaukee. The Bucks won 117-89. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

Bucks beat Pacers 117-89, spoil Brogdon's return

Dec. 22, 2019 10:31 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Milwaukee Bucks gave Malcolm Brogdon a warm welcome. Then they went about their usual business. Antetokounmpo had 18 points, 19 rebounds and nine assists, and the Bucks spoiled Brogdon's return to Milwaukee with a 117-89 win over the Indiana Pacers on Sunday...

Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo reacts after making a basket and being fouled during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Lakers Thursday, Dec. 19, 2019, in Milwaukee. The Bucks won 111-104. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

Antetokounmpo, Bucks beat Davis-led Lakers 111-104

Dec. 20, 2019 12:34 AM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo looked over at LeBron James and Anthony Davis and thought about his past. “I wasn't supposed to be here,” the 6-foot-11 Greek Freak said. Hardly looked that way Thursday night. Antetokounmpo had 34 points and 11 rebounds, and the Milwaukee Bucks beat...

In this Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2019 photo, Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo cheers on his team at the Racine Correctional Institution in Sturtevant, Wis. The Bucks were there as part of a program put on by the Anti-Recidivism Coalition, a group whose mission is to support incarcerated and formerly incarcerated people. Prior to the game there was a roundtable discussion among participants about topics such as criminal justice reform. (Mark Hoffman/Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel via AP)

Giannis, Bucks visit prison with Laker showdown looming

Dec. 19, 2019 4:42 PM EST

STURTEVANT, Wis. (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Milwaukee Bucks chose to recover from the end of their 18-game winning streak at a medium-security Wisconsin state prison. Two days before an anticipated showdown with the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday night, the team was scheduled for a “player...

Milwaukee Bucks' Eric Bledsoe drives past New Orleans Pelicans' Kenrich Williams during the second half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

Bucks win 16th straight despite missing Antetokounmpo

Dec. 12, 2019 1:21 AM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — No Giannis was no problem for the Milwaukee Bucks on Wednesday night. Reigning league MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo sat out but the Bucks kept on rolling, getting 29 points from Eric Bledsoe and 24 from Khris Middleton in a 127-112 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans that extended their...

Orlando Magic's Michael Carter-Williams shoots past Milwaukee Bucks' Brook Lopez during the first half of an NBA basketball game Monday, Dec. 9, 2019, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

Bucks top Magic for 15th straight win; Antetokounmpo gets 32

Dec. 9, 2019 11:32 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — After outscoring opponents by an average of 34 points in their previous four games, the Milwaukee Bucks found out right away things would be tougher Monday when their first two shots were blocked. That slowed the Bucks down, but they still can’t be stopped. Giannis Antetokounmpo had...

Atlanta Hawks guard DeAndre' Bembry (95) shoots as Golden State Warriors forward Kevon Looney (5) defends in the first half of an NBA basketball game Monday, Dec. 2, 2019, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

Hawks top Warriors in matchup of teams with worst records

Dec. 3, 2019 1:00 AM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Trae Young scored 24 points, rookie De’Andre Hunter added 18 and the Atlanta Hawks snapped a 10-game losing streak with a 104-79 win over the Golden State Warriors on Monday night in a matchup of teams with the worst records in the NBA. The Warriors (4-18) finished with a season low...