Bucks-Dubs was a lot of fun. MCW and Ennis were a bit loose covering Curry, came back to bite them in 4Q. Great Livingston game.
Warriors F Draymond Green on Bucks: "Kidd really has that team playing hard and playing together. They are very resilient."
Livingston hurt Bucks by running off screens and driving, a counter for Mke blitzing high screens to keep ball out of Curry's hands.
Pro tip: Bucks are much more enjoyable if you focus solely on Giannis piling up points, boards and blocks (and ignore turnovers completely).
Bucks fall 102-93 as Curry goes off in fourth quarter. Four triples and 3 in a span of 1:06. Milwaukee 0-4 on western trip.
Warriors just 12/23 from line...Bucks' free throw defense tonight has been stellar, obviously.
Trainer Scott Barthlama looking at Giannis but Bucks forward back out there for start of fourth.
Giannis limping a bit after tough finish at the rim to end 3rd. Bucks hanging in there 72-71, but...well, cross those fingers.
End of 3: Warriors 72, Bucks 71. Giannis with drive to cut deficit to 1; then Thompson long 3 rims out at buzzer. Giannis has 10 and 7.
This game is full of "wait, how are the Bucks winning?" stats, including this one: they have 14 assists and 14 turnovers.
Kerr calls a timeout with Bucks leading, 60-53, and 8:38 left in third.
Bucks have extended run to 18-0 with first 7 points of third quarter.
Bucks shooting 41.7% but have 48 shots to 38 for GS. Both teams have made 20 field goals. GS ahead on 3s, Bucks on FTs.
Bucks hanging with GS. Tied at 53 at the half in FSW.
Halftime Trivia: Bucks have exactly the same number of points as the Warriors.
Great play by Giannis with full-out save of ball going out of bounds, led to a three-point play by Middleton. Bucks end half on 11-0 run.
Bayless has scored 7 straight Bucks points.
Ennis with nice spurt as he hits a 3, then drives for a basket. Then makes a steal to set up Ersan triple. Bucks 27, Warriors 27.
Warriors 25, Bucks 19 after one quarter. Green leads GS with 10 points. Middleton and Pachulia each with 6 for Bucks.
Bucks in home whites while Warriors wear dark jerseys themed for Chinese New Year.
I know Lowry is out tonight, but the Raptors' perimeter play may be the most frustrating (*not worst) in the NBA. The Bucks are up there.
Bucks step into Oracle Arena tonight to end 4-game trip. Warriors 24-2 at home and home differential of +15.8 points (Clippers next +9.0).