NBA wrap: Giannis Antetokounmpo helps Bucks dominate Nets

The Bucks came to play Monday.

Milwaukee dominated in its 113-94 win against a cold Nets squad.

Brooklyn only converted five of its 42 3-point attempts on the night and shot just 32.4 percent from the field. Meanwhile, Giannis Antetokounmpo was on fire.

Antetokounmpo flirted with a triple-double, posting 30 points, 15 rebounds and nine assists on 12-of-19 shooting.

D’Angelo Russell led Brooklyn with 18 points on 7-of-20 shooting.

Milwaukee has now won four straight and sits atop the Eastern Conference standings.

Studs of the Night

Andre Drummond’s 27 points and 12 rebounds led the Pistons to a 129-103 victory over Denver.

Jeff Green recorded a season-high 26 points against the Hawks, but Washington fell short 137-129.

James Harden tallied 44 points, eight rebounds and six assists in Houston’s 118-110 win over the Suns.

Dud of the Night

Kenrich Williams scored eight points on 3-of-13 shooting in the Pelicans’ 109-107 loss to the Pacers.

Bogdan Bogdanovic scored six points on 3-of-10 shooting as Sacramento took down the Spurs 127-112.

Highlights

Eric Bledsoe spins away from the defense for a finish at the rim.

Tomas Satoransky with an impressive pass.

What’s Next?

Raptors (38-16) at 76ers (34-19) 8 p.m. ET — Toronto has continued to be one of the more dominant teams in the NBA and has been fighting with the Bucks for the top spot in the Eastern Conference for a while. The 76ers have won seven of their last 10 games and have a chance to improve to 2-2 against Toronto in 2018-19.