NBA roundup: Bucks’ win streak hits 13


Giannis Antetokounmpo poured in 35 factors and grabbed 9 rebounds in 28 minutes, and the visiting Milwaukee Bucks prolonged their successful streak to 13 video games by rolling previous the Detroit Pistons 127-103 on Wednesday.

Dec 2, 2019; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Milwaukee Bucks ahead Giannis Antetokounmpo (34) brings the ball up courtroom at Fiserv Discussion board. Necessary Credit score: Michael McLoone-USA TODAY Sports activities

Khris Middleton had 17 factors, eight rebounds and 5 assists whereas Eric Bledsoe contributed 13 factors, six rebounds and 6 assists. Robin Lopez and Ersan Ilyasova every had 10 factors off the bench for the Bucks.

Andre Drummond led the Pistons with 23 factors, 14 rebounds and 5 assists. Langston Galloway scored 20 factors, and Blake Griffin had 16 factors and 10 rebounds however shot simply Four-for-17 from the sphere. Derrick Rose added 14 factors.

The Bucks received their 10th consecutive matchup in opposition to their Central Division opponent. Milwaukee swept the four-game common season collection and a first-round playoff collection in opposition to Detroit final season, and the Bucks have received the primary two video games of this season’s four-game collection.

Magic 128, Suns 114

Aaron Gordon scored a season-high 32 factors and hit all 5 of his Three-point makes an attempt, and host Orlando continued its offensive roll in beating Phoenix.

Reserve Terrence Ross had 22 factors and three threes, Evan Fournier had 21 factors and three threes, and Markelle Fultz added 13 factors for Orlando. The Magic posted a season-high level complete for the second evening in a row and have received for the fourth time in 5 video games.

Frank Kaminsky had a season-high 23 factors, and Devin Booker put up 17 factors for the Suns. Phoenix, which has misplaced 4 of 5, will play the second of back-to-back video games in New Orleans on Thursday.

Celtics 112, Warmth 93

Jaylen Brown scored 22 of his 31 factors within the second half, Kemba Walker added 28, and Boston cruised previous visiting Miami.

Jayson Tatum had 19 factors, and Robert Williams III got here up with 10 rebounds because the Celtics received for the fourth time of their previous 5 video games.

Jimmy Butler led all scorers with 37 factors, and Kelly Olynyk chipped in 12 for the Warmth, who had a three-game successful streak snapped.

Lakers 121, Jazz 96

Anthony Davis scored 26 factors, and LeBron James added 20 factors as Los Angeles received off to a quick begin and held off Utah in Salt Lake Metropolis.

James, who leads the NBA in assists, added 12 extra to his season complete. Rajon Rondo contributed 14 factors and 12 assists for Los Angeles.

Donovan Mitchell had 29 factors, and Rudy Gobert added 13 factors and 10 rebounds because the Jazz misplaced at dwelling for simply the second time in 10 video games. Bojan Bogdanovic had 23 factors for Utah.

Pacers 107, Thunder 100

T.J. Warren scored 24 factors to guide Indianapolis host Oklahoma Metropolis. He was one in all seven Pacers to complete in double figures, a continuation of the balanced scoring that has helped the Pacers win seven of their previous eight video games.

Three former Thunder gamers had been amongst these scoring in double figures for Indiana: Domantas Sabonis (17 factors), Doug McDermott (14 off the bench) and Jeremy Lamb (13).

Steven Adams led the best way for Oklahoma Metropolis with 20 factors, making all eight of his pictures from the sphere. He additionally grabbed 9 rebounds, 5 on the offensive finish. Danilo Gallinari and Dennis Schroder every had 18 factors.

Nets 130, Hawks 118

Veteran Garrett Temple scored a season-high 27 factors, one in all 4 Brooklyn gamers to tally 20 or extra, because the Nets received at Atlanta.

Spencer Dinwiddie scored 24 factors and added six rebounds and 5 assists, former Atlanta participant Taurean Prince scored 23 and Jarrett Allen added 20 factors and 13 rebounds. It was the sixth win within the final eight video games for the Nets.

Atlanta was led by Trae Younger with 39 factors and 10 rebounds. Younger shot 13-for-23 from the sphere and made 5 Three-pointers. Rookie Cam Reddish scored a career-high 25 factors, and middle Damian Jones set a profession excessive in scoring for the second straight recreation with 20.

Path Blazers 127, Kings 116

CJ McCollum scored 33 factors and blocked a career-high 4 pictures to guide host Portland previous Sacramento. Damian Lillard added 24 factors and 10 assists because the Path Blazers received for the fourth time up to now 5 video games.

Hassan Whiteside scored 22 factors on Eight-of-10 taking pictures, grabbed 16 rebounds, blocked three pictures and delivered a career-best seven assists for the Path Blazers. Carmelo Anthony scored 20 factors, and Kent Bazemore had 15 off the bench.

Richaun Holmes scored a career-best 28 factors on 11-of-14 taking pictures and picked up 10 rebounds for the Kings. Buddy Hield recorded 23 factors, seven rebounds and 7 assists for Sacramento, which dropped its 12th consecutive recreation in Portland.

Bulls 106, Grizzlies 99

Zach LaVine scored 25 factors on 7-for-13 taking pictures, and host Chicago by no means trailed en path to sending Memphis to its eighth loss in 9 video games.

Wendell Carter Jr. scored 16 factors and grabbed 13 rebounds for his 12th double-double of the season. Lauri Markkanen completed with 15 factors, and Tomas Satoransky added 13 to associate with eight assists. The Bulls received consecutive video games for the primary time this season.

Jonas Valanciunas scored 32 factors and pulled down 13 rebounds to guide the Grizzlies. Jae Crowder and Jaren Jackson Jr. completed with 15 factors apiece.

Hornets 106, Warriors 91

Devonte’ Graham matched a single-game franchise document with 10 Three-pointers and racked up 33 factors as host Charlotte defeated Golden State.

Backcourt mate Terry Rozier added 25 factors because the Hornets received for simply the third time within the final 10 video games. It marked the primary time since Graham joined the beginning lineup that he and Rozier every reached the 20-point mark in the identical recreation.

D’Angelo Russell, getting back from a nine-game absence attributable to a thumb damage, had 18 factors. Eric Paschall added 16 and Alec Burks had 15 for the Warriors, who’ve misplaced on the primary 4 stops of a five-game highway journey and 14 of 16 video games total.

Mavericks 121, Timberwolves 114

Pink-hot taking pictures from Three-point vary within the fourth quarter powered Dallas to its ninth win within the final 10 video games because it outpaced visiting Minnesota.

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Dwight Powell buoyed the Mavericks earlier than the late-game push, scoring 24 factors. Luka Doncic scored 22 factors, and Jalen Brunson gave Dallas a activate the bench with a career-high 16.

Robert Covington added 22 factors for the Timberwolves, and rookie Jarrett Culver added 11 factors.

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