NBA roundup: Antetokounmpo nets 50 in Bucks’ win


Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 50 factors, collected 14 rebounds and dished out six assists to assist the Milwaukee Bucks maintain on for a 122-118 win over the visiting Utah Jazz on Monday night time.

Nov 25, 2019; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Milwaukee Bucks ahead Giannis Antetokounmpo (34) is fouled by Utah Jazz heart Tony Bradley (13) in the course of the third quarter at Fiserv Discussion board. Necessary Credit score: Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports activities

Wesley Matthews added 19 factors and Eric Bledsoe chipped in 13 for the Bucks, who received for the 12th time in 13 video games and avenged their solely loss throughout that stretch.

Bojan Bogdanovic scored 24 factors and Donovan Mitchell added 20 for the Jazz. Utah performed with out Rudy Gobert, who was sidelined for a second consecutive sport with a sprained ankle. In Gobert’s absence, the Jazz loved one other quick begin on offense. They shot 48.Eight % from the sphere within the first half — together with 9 of 18 from Three-point vary.

Utah rallied from a 10-point deficit within the fourth quarter and lower Milwaukee’s result in 120-118 on Mitchell’s layup with 43.Eight seconds remaining. The Jazz had an opportunity to tie, however Brook Lopez blocked one other layup try from Mitchell with four.four seconds left.

Thunder 100, Warriors 97

Chris Paul buried a 19-footer with 36.Eight seconds remaining as a part of a 13-Zero, game-ending run, and Oklahoma Metropolis shocked Golden State in San Francisco.

It appeared Golden State was in line for simply its second residence win of the season when Glenn Robinson III capped a career-best, 25-point night time with a Three-pointer with Three:18 to play, placing the Warriors up 97-87.

However Oklahoma Metropolis, in beating the Warriors for the third straight time this season, did the remainder of the sport’s scoring, beginning with Three-pointers by Paul (20 factors) and Dennis Schroder (team-high 22 factors).

Nets 108, Cavaliers 106

Spencer Dinwiddie scored 23 factors and hit the game-winning jumper with 1.Eight seconds as Brooklyn withstood blowing a nine-point lead within the remaining two-plus minutes and pulled out a dramatic victory at Cleveland.

Dinwiddie continued to fill in successfully for Kyrie Irving (proper shoulder impingement), who missed his sixth straight sport and is out for a minimum of yet one more sport. He posted a minimum of 20 factors for a career-high sixth straight sport, and the Nets improved to 5-1 in these contests.

Allen added 22 factors and 21 rebounds for his second profession 20-20 sport as Brooklyn (9-Eight) additionally moved above the .500 mark for the primary time this season. Harris contributed 19 factors and Prince chipped in 18 for Brooklyn. Jordan Clarkson led Cleveland with 23 factors.

Raptors 101, 76ers 96

Fred VanVleet scored 24 factors, together with two necessary free throws with 11 seconds remaining, and added eight assists as Toronto defeated visiting Philadelphia.

Pascal Siakam had 25 factors for the Raptors, together with a dunk as time expired within the fourth quarter, and Rondae Hollis-Jefferson contributed 16 factors and 10 rebounds. The Raptors are 7-Zero at residence and have received 14 straight regular-season video games at residence in opposition to the 76ers.

Josh Richardson scored 25 factors for the 76ers, Tobias Harris added 18, Al Horford had 11 factors and 10 rebounds, and Ben Simmons notched 10 factors, 9 rebounds and 14 assists. Joel Embiid had no factors on Zero-for-11 capturing and 13 rebounds in 32 minutes — the primary scoreless sport of his profession.

Lakers 114, Spurs 104

LeBron James poured in 33 factors and dished out 14 assists to push visiting Los Angeles previous struggling San Antonio for its eighth straight win.

Anthony Davis added 19 factors, 15 of them within the second half, and 12 rebounds whereas Kentavious Caldwell-Pope scored 14 for the Lakers. Los Angeles is off to its finest begin for the reason that 2008-09 season, which ended with the Lakers as NBA champions.

LaMarcus Aldridge paced the Spurs with 30 factors, with DeMar DeRozan including 24. Bryn Forbes scored 13 and Derrick White hit for 11 for San Antonio, which has misplaced 9 of 10 video games total and 4 straight residence video games.

Pistons 103, Magic 88

Luke Kennard led a balanced assault with 20 factors and 7 assists as host Detroit downed Orlando.

Kennard was amongst six Pistons in double figures. Blake Griffin contributed 17 factors and Bruce Brown had 13 factors and eight rebounds. Langston Galloway, Svi Mykhailiuk and Christian Wooden all had 12 factors for the Pistons, who had misplaced six of their earlier seven video games. Andre Drummond led the rebounding effort with 18.

Terrence Ross scored 19 factors off the bench for the Magic, who’re Zero-7 on the street this season. Evan Fournier had 17 factors however shot simply 5-for-16 from the sphere. Markelle Fultz equipped 16 factors.

Celtics 103, Kings 102

Marcus Good linked on a driving layup with 31.1 seconds remaining and adopted with a key steal to guide host Boston previous Sacramento.

Jaylen Brown led Boston with 24 factors, Jayson Tatum added 20, and Good and Enes Kanter have been additionally in double figures with 17 and 13, respectively. Boston performed with out level guard Kemba Walker, who was dominated out a pair hours earlier than tipoff as a result of a neck sprain.

Buddy Hield loved a giant night time for the Kings with a career-high 41 factors and a franchise-record 11 Three-pointers. Harrison Barnes added 20 factors, and Bogdan Bogdanovic had 13 factors and eight assists for Sacramento.

Path Blazers 117, Bulls 94

Carmelo Anthony scored a season-high 25 factors on 10-for-20 capturing, and Portland cruised to a win at Chicago. Anthony linked on four of seven makes an attempt from past the arc in his fourth sport with the Path Blazers.

CJ McCollum scored 21 factors, and Damian Lillard notched a double-double with 13 factors and 12 assists for Portland, which snapped a four-game shedding streak.

Zach LaVine led the Bulls with 18 factors on 6-for-13 capturing, and Wendell Carter Jr. had 12 factors and 9 rebounds. Chicago, which trailed by as many as 28 and was outrebounded 55-37, took its fifth loss in seven video games.

Pacers 126, Grizzlies 114

T.J. Warren scored 26 factors and Jeremy Lamb added 19 as Indiana posted a victory over Memphis in Indianapolis.

Warren made 11 of 15 makes an attempt from the ground and Domantas Sabonis collected 13 factors and 13 rebounds for the Pacers, who shot 54.5 % from Three-point vary to document their 10th win in 13 outings. The purpose complete additionally served as a season excessive.

Indiana’s Malcolm Brogdon had 14 factors, eight assists and 6 rebounds in his return from a three-game absence as a result of a sore again. Jaren Jackson scored 28 factors for the Grizzlies, and rookie Ja Morant had 19 factors and 10 assists.

Warmth 117, Hornets 100

Jimmy Butler and Bam Adebayo every scored 21 factors, serving to Miami enhance to 7-Zero at residence.

Butler added seven assists, and Adebayo had 13 rebounds and 5 assists. Warmth reserve ahead Kelly Olynyk posted 15 factors and a career-high 16 rebounds, and backup level guard Goran Dragic chipped in with a game-high 9 assists.

Miami, which led for the sport’s remaining 41 minutes, additionally was powered by rookie guards Tyler Herro (18 factors) and Kendrick Nunn (19 factors, 5-of-6 Three-pointers). Terry Rozier topped the Hornets with 19 factors and 9 rebounds.

Timberwolves 125, Hawks 113

Karl-Anthony Cities recorded 28 factors and 13 rebounds, Andrew Wiggins added 25 factors, and Minnesota topped host Atlanta.

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The Timberwolves received for simply the second time in six video games whereas sending the Hawks to their seventh loss in a row.

Minnesota trailed by 10 factors at halftime, however a 39-point eruption within the third quarter powered the Timberwolves right into a lead they maintained in the course of the fourth. The Hawks received a game-high 37 factors from Trae Younger and 22 from Jabari Parker.

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