Giannis Antetokoumnpo sparked the Milwaukee Bucks once again in a 117-98 victory at home against the Indiana Pacers.
He scored 29 points on 58.8 percent shooting from the field. Antetokounmpo also grabbed 12 rebounds, recorded five assists, and blocked one shot. Khris Middleton scored 27 points, grabbed two rebounds, recorded four assists, and recorded three steals.
Brook Lopez scored 13 points, grabbed six rebounds, blocked four shots, and recorded one steal for Milwaukee. Eric Bledsoe scored 12 points on 60 percent shooting. He also grabbed five rebounds, recorded four assists, and recorded one steal.
The Bucks bench scored 29 points. Ersan Ilyasova and Tony Snell each scored nine points off the bench.
Myles Turner led the way for Indiana with 22 points and 17 rebounds. He also recorded three assists, blocked three shots, and recorded one steal. Bojan Bogdanovic scored 17 points, grabbed five rebounds, recorded one assist, and recorded two steals.
Thaddeus Young and Wesley Matthews each scored 10 points for the Pacers. Young blocked two shots and recorded two steals. Matthews grabbed three rebounds and recorded two steals.
Indiana’s bench scored 30 points. Kyle O’Quinn scored 11 points off the bench. He also grabbed four rebounds, recorded one assist, and recorded one steal.
The Indiana Pacers biggest lead was one point. The Milwaukee Bucks biggest lead was 23 points.
Milwaukee won the season series 3-1 against Indiana. The Pacers next game will be on the road against the Philadelphia 76ers on Sunday afternoon. The Bucks next game will be at home against the Charlotte Hornets on Saturday night.