Jordan Clarkson has stepped it up offensively w/ Nick Young on the shelf. Clarkson put up a career-high 22 vs Jazz & 16 vs Bucks.
Milwaukee Bucks Defense Points allowed v. East 92.7 Points allowed v. West 100.4
Defensive Battle Tonight Since Jan 1st - Defensive Ranking Bucks #2 Jazz #9 Since Feb 1st Bucks #2 Jazz #4
Prepping for Jazz v. Bucks find some very interesting parallels to Giannis and Dante. Also a bit of Giannis to Rudy.
Jazz had 15 blocked shots - including 6 by C Rudy Gobert in 104-82 win at Denver on Friday. Bucks in SLC tonight - 12 straight Ls in Utah.
Last time the Bucks won in Salt Lake City, Milwaukee assistant coach Greg Foster was playing for the Jazz: 12 losses since Oct. 30, 2001.
Jazz allow 5th fewest 3pt attempts. Bucks take 5th fewest 3 pts attempts Jazz allow 3rd highest 3 pt% Bucks shoot 3rd highest 3pt %
Bucks F Jared Dudley had X-ray taken on left knee after game. He said it was kneecap that gave him trouble last season with Clippers.
Break up the Lakers - winners of 3 straight - 101-93 over Bucks
Lakers win third straight and Bucks open western trip with 101-93 loss at Staples. Had 11-point lead in third but faltered in fourth.
Final: Lakers 101, Bucks 93. LAL outscored MIL 36-21 in a red hot 4th Q, keyed by Wayne Ellington's 6 of 7 FG's for 14 4th Q points.
FINAL: Lakers 101, Bucks 93. Tercera victoria al hilo de los Lakers, igualando su mejor racha de la temporada. http://t.co/ewAE4ylvSU
Bucks needed a lot of luck to beat Lakers in Milwaukee. Probably got what they deserved tonight.
Lakers win 101-93 over Bucks. It marks Lakers' first 3-game winning streak since Dec. 14, 2014 in Minny when Kobe surpassed MJ in scoring
Jerryd Bayless to the line - Bucks down 92-88 to Lakers with 2:04 left
Bucks closing lineup is 1/8 from three tonight. We may be having this conversation again soon.
Bucks left hottest guy in gym and Ellington drains a 3.
Wayne Ellington hit a huge 3 to cut Bucks lead to 77-76 w/ 9:15 left. Also marked Ellington's first FG after missing his first 6 shots
Lakers making a 4th quarter push - Ellington from three makes it 77-76 Bucks with 9:15 left - Milwaukee had been up 11
Bucks have owned the Lakers in the 2nd and 3rd after a strong 1st for LA - currently 75-65 Milwaukee in 4th
Bucks lead 72-65 after three quarters. Giannis 11-7-4. Ilyasova and Middleton 10 pts each.
Al final del tercer cuarto: Lakers 65, Bucks 72.
Lakers trailing 72-65 to Bucks after 3rd Q. Clarkson has 16 points on a 7 of 9 clip, but Lakers shooting only 41.9% overall
OK, be honest: Who's watching Bucks-Lakers right now?
Clarkson's 5th assist got Davis a bucket, just after Davis' fellow UNC alum John Henson reached 8 bench points. Bucks up 68-61.
Lakers started half just 1-of-7 from the field but Boozer and Clarkson have hit jumpers on consecutive trips. Bucks 64-56.
It's a 12-4 Bucks run to start the 3rd Q, producing a 59-49 lead, Milwaukee's biggest, as Middleton (9 points) hits a tech FT (Boozer).
MCW scores on pair of bank shots, then finds Giannis on break and he is fouled. Hits 1 of 2 FTs. Bucks up 54-47.
Lakers down 47-45 to Bucks at halftime. Clarkson leading the way w/ 11 points.
HT: Bucks 47, Lakers 45. Plumlee 6 points off bench and big spark in second quarter. Giannis 8 points and Bayless with 7.