Final from Milwaukee: Bulls 118, Bucks 113. (Bulls 8-10, 3-5 on the road).
Leading scorers: bulls: DeRozan 36pts. Dollars: Antitokonmo: 36 piastres.
Leading Interceptors: oxen: Drummond 8. bucks: Portis:
Leading assistants: bulls: DeRozan: 8. bucks: holiday: 11
CCI STAT OF THE GAME: The Bulls posted a season-high 12 block shots and a season-high 18 three-pointers.
CCI RECAP: bulls came through like peak time Kobe White He nailed two of his four and three throws Nikola Vucevic He followed that up with a secure three-punt to hand the Bucks their second home run loss in 11 games. The Bulls went 18 of 42 beyond the arc for 42%. They closed out the game at 12-4 DeMar DeRozan He led all scorers with 36 points. He has also delivered eight of the Bulls’ 30 tackles.
Giannis Antikonmo He had a 36-11-7 for the Bucks.
Goran Dragić missed the match with a left cervical injury. His status for tomorrow’s game against the Thunder is unclear.
next one: in Oklahoma City Fri.
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Boston 125, Dallas 112. Jason Tatum and Jaylen Brown collected 68 points.
Denver 131, Oklahoma City 126 OT. Big night for three nuggets: Nikola Jokic has 39 points. Aaron Gordon added 30. Bruce Brown scored a triple.
Detroit 125, Utah 116. The way back wins the resurgent pistons. Bojan Bogdanovic scored 23 points for Detroit.
Miami 113, Washington 105. Kyle Lowry scored 24 of his 28 points in the first half. Miami ended the four-game run.
Cleveland 114, Portland 96. Donovan Mitchell scored 34 to lead Cleveland to a 4-0 lead at home.
New Orleans 129; Zion Williamson scored a season-high 32 points as the Pelicans handed the Spurs their sixth straight defeat.
Minnesota 115, Indiana 101. Karl-Anthony Towns scored nine straight points in the third quarter as the Teewolves ended Indiana’s five-game winning streak.
Brooklyn 112, Toronto 98. Kyrie Irving scored 29 points in defeating the short-handed Raps who were wearing only 10 players.
Charlotte 107, Philadelphia 101. The 76ers played again without Joel Embiid, Therese Maxi and James Harden.
Atlanta 115, Sacramento 106. The Hawks ended the Kings’ seven-game winning streak.
Golden State 124, Los Angeles Clippers 107. Kawhi Leonard and Paul George remain on the sidelines due to injuries. There is no timetable for their return.
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