Bucks build big lead, hang on to beat Thunder 96-89
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo had 21 points, 19 rebounds and seven assists to help the Milwaukee Bucks withstand Oklahoma City's comeback attempt and beat the Thunder 96-89 on Friday night.
Milwaukee never trailed but nearly allowed Oklahoma City to come all the way back from a 20-point deficit.
Bobby Portis had 17 points and 13 rebounds for the Bucks. Khris Middleton added 16 points.
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander led Oklahoma City with 17 points.