Antetokounmpo stepped up big for the Bucks. El anotó 30 points and grabbed 17 rebounds in the win. His performance was buoyed by Middleton who led Milwaukee with 38 puntos y 10 rebotes. Jrue Holiday added 21 points of his own on 8-for-21 shooting from the field.
They were the only Bucks players in double figures.
Kevin Durant attempted to squeeze out another dominant performance for the Nets. He helped Brooklyn cut the deficit to five points twice during the game, but subsequent Bucks’ runs would kill any type of momentum the Nets had.