Bucks Avoid Letdown Against Cavaliers

The Milwaukee Bucks and the Cleveland Cavaliers played with a fast pace early in the game on Monday night at the Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Milwaukee had seven players score in double figures in this game and it was one on the reasons why they took down Cleveland by a score of 129-112.

Khris Middleton led the way with 21 points. He shot 64.3 percent from the field. Middleton also grabbed eight rebounds, recorded two assists, and recorded one steal.

Brookl Lopez scored 16 points. He shot 55.6 percent from the field. Lopez also grabbed five rebounds, recorded one assist, blocked two shots, and recorded three steals. He was an anchor on the defensive end of the floor and Brook Lopez disrupted plays all game long.

Giannis Antetokounmpo, Wesley Matthews, and Eric Bledsoe each scored 14 points, but Antetokounmpo was the most effective one. He grabbed 10 rebounds, recorded seven assists, and blocked two shots. Giannis Antetokounmpo shot 33 percent from the field.

The Bucks bench scored 50 points. George Hill scored 19 points. He also shot 70 percent from the field. Hill also grabbed eight rebounds, recorded three assists, and recorded two steals.

Pat Connaughton scored 17 points on 75 percent shooting from the field. He also grabbed four rebounds and recorded four assists.

Collin Sexton led the way for the Cavaliers with 18 points. He shot 53.3 percent from the field. Sexton also grabbed three rebounds and recorded one assist.

Tristan Thompson recorded another double-double for Cleveland with 17 points and 13 rebounds. He shot 44.4 percent from the field. Thompson also recorded four assists.

Kevin Love scored 15 points. He shot 41.7 percent from the field. Love also grabbed 16 rebounds and recorded two assists.

Cedi Osman scored 10 points. He shot 50 percent from the field. Osman also grabbed one rebound and recorded two assists. He signed a four-year contract extension worth $30.8 million earlier in the week.

The Cleveland Cavaliers bench scored 43 points. Jordan Clarkson scored 17 points. He shot 46.2 percent from the field. Clarkson also recorded four assists.

Larry Nance Jr. scored 15 points. He shot 66.7 percent from the field. Nance Jr. also grabbed eight rebounds, recorded one assist, and blocked two shots.

Cleveland’s biggest lead in the game was four points. The Milwaukee Bucks biggest lead in the game was 21 points.

These two teams will play each other three more times this season.

The Cavaliers next game will be at home on Wednesday night against the Chicago Bulls.

Milwaukee’s next game will be on the road on Wednesday night against the Boston Celtics.


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