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Bucks cut deficit to one point but Giannis missed a FT. Then Thomas drilled a 3 and drove for a basket. Suns 77-71.
I would prefer more Jabari Parker and less Alex Len.
I WILL FIGHT YOU ALEX LEN
Bucks should be doing everything they can right now to locate Paul Pierce's Magical Rejuvenating Wheelchair. GET IT TO THE DESERT STAT
End of three: Suns 72, Bucks 67. Knight with 16 and Bayless has 9. Markieff with just 2 points in third and has 21.
Basketball Gods: If you're willing to go back in time, I'm willing to sacrifice my ACL, MCL, PCL, and patella tendon. TAKE MINE NOT JABARI'S
Nothing like an ugly Christmas sweater to get you in the mood for a Holiday routine
Note: Lots of knee injuries are called "sprains" before an MRI confirms what's actually wrong. Not sure this means much of anything.
Parker officially diagnosed with a "left knee sprain," which means he could be back in a week or done for the year. Praying it's not latter.
Preliminary report from Bucks: Parker has strained knee.
Jabari Parker has sprained left knee, according to Bucks, and will not return. Stay tuned.
A really tough night for Bucks in Arizona.
Flagrant-1 foul called on Mayo as he shoves Miles Plumlee.
Parker carried off into locker room shaking his head. The one thing we absolutely never wanted to see.
Parker carried to locker room, appears to have hurt knee.
Parker tried to get up but could not. His left knee buckled before contact with P.J. Tucker. Double foul called.
Jabari looked afraid to get up after collision on break, eventually helped up. Related: this commercial break feels like an eternity.
Jabari Parker injures leg on drive, helped off court.
Parker's left knee buckled while he drove in transition. He was carried off floor.
Now Bucks players coming off bench to see how he is.
Jabari Parker down. Looks like left knee?
Parker staying down after driving to hoop.
First half summary: Bucks +12 in paint, +8 on break, -18 on threes.
Random thought: I'm looking forward to the day when Giannis and Jabari both weigh 230 pounds and can't ever be stopped by anyone.
Bucks have not led in game. Mke with 12 TOs leading to 11 Phx points.
Parker cleans up after Knight's drive to drop in a short floater with 0.8 left in half. Bucks can probably feel pretty good w/53-44 deficit.
HT: Suns 53, Bucks 44. Markieff Morris dominant with 19 pts. Knight leads Bucks with 12 pts, Parker has 8 and Middleton 7.
Giannis has 7 of Bucks 17 rebounds.
Markieff Morris played just 10 minutes in Suns blowout loss in OKC on Sun. Tonight he has 16 pts in 16 minutes. Phx dominant so far.
And Bucks lead in fast-break points, 12-2.
Suns have hit 7 triples to just 1 for Bucks. But Milwaukee 10 of 12 at line to stay close, trailing 41-33. Timeout with 4:46 left in half.
Mayo back in game.
Suns had their share of bricks, but Bucks' offense looked awfully sluggish against motivated Suns D.
End of one: Suns 26, Bucks 14. Poor shooting quarter as Bucks go 5 for 16. Suns hit 3 triples late in quarter to extend lead.
Markieff Morris with 10 pts, 4 rebs already.
Middleton in for Giannis.
And Marshall. Only starter in is Giannis.
Dudley, Mayo and Pachulia enter for Bucks.
Bucks 1 for 7 and trail Suns 11-4. Kidd calls a timeout. Lucky not to be down 15 or more.
It's interesting how refs have a harder time counting Giannis' steps when he does them super slowly.
Bucks miss first 5 shots before Mayo makes layup with 7:34 left in first. Trail 9-4.
Suns players wearing "I Can't Breathe" shirts during warmups before game at US Airways Center. Doing it as a team.
Top two benches vie for league lead in Phoenix - Bucks and Suns reserves both averaging 44.0 points.
Kidd spent 4-plus seasons with Suns from 1997-'01. Kidd said he learned from Kevin Johnson, "one of the best pick-and-roll players in game."
"Jason's really got them playing hard and buying into the concept of pulling over from the weak side and sprint down to cover the outside."
Hornacek on Bucks: "Well, they got some guys back. Sanders is back; O.J. Mayo is in shape. Then they had the second pick in the draft ...
Dragic (lower back strain) will be held out second straight night for Suns. Hornacek said, "There's no sense having him aggravate it."
Bucks' Jason Kidd said same lineup for his team tonight in Phoenix. Parker and Knight have started all 24; Sanders 22, Giannis 14, Mayo 10.
Suns coach Jeff Hornacek says Goran Dragic "probably doubtful" tonight vs. Bucks.
Suns are 1-5 in second game of back-to-back sets. Lost at OKC on Sunday night and host Bucks tonight.
Show time on The Big 920. From Phoenix
how does the champions league work? is there a set bracket or a draw every round? I can't find a full bracket
Early morning hikes in Phoenix are like few others. Bucks-Suns at 8:00 tonight on FSW. http://t.co/8tlFNGtKl6
Just when you thought the Kings were starting to prove their critics wrong...
Send me gamer tags: went to bed early , can’t sleep !
Giannis said of on-court duel with Barnes, who had 26: "He was killing out there. He played real well."
At least not that way.
Giannis reacted and was pushed away by teammate Khris Middleton. Giannis drew a tech but only after video review. Not supposed to happen.