Giannis And Bucks Clobber Pistons 126-106Giannis Antetokounmpo had 33 points and 16 rebounds as the Bucks led by as many as 34 points in the second half. Detroit trailed 70-41 at halftime and could never get enough stops to mount any significant rally in the final two quarters.
Spartans Win In Lincoln, Pistons Thumped By Giannis And BucksThe Spartans, who have been struggling for almost a month, had a good shooting night, the Bucks had 70 points by halftime on their way to a 126-106 victory over the Detroit Pistons.
Pistons Win Streak Ends At Two With Loss To BucksMilwaukee won all eight matchups with the Pistons last season — four in the regular season and four in the first round of the playoffs. The Bucks also beat Detroit last month in their first meeting of 2019-20.
Bucks Eliminate Griffin & The Pistons In 4 StraightGriffin fouled out and headed to the bench, and the home crowd gave him a standing ovation. Then many fans headed toward the exits.
Pistons and Jazz On Verge Of Being SweptMilwaukee's Giannis Antetokounmpo and Houston's James Harden were this season's leading NBA MVP candidates.
Pistons No Match For Antetokounmpo & BucksAntetokounmpo scored 13 of his 26 points in Milwaukee's big third quarter and the Bucks beat the Detroit Pistons 120-99 on Wednesday night to take a 2-0 lead in the first-round playoff series.
Pistons A No Show In Series Opener 121-86Giannis Antetokounmpo ran and dunked all over the Pistons until they just shoved him to the ground.
Pistons Snatch Final NBA Playoff SpotThe drama of the regular season went all the way to the very end of the regular season, with seven of the eight first-round playoff matchups not being clinched until the final night was in the books — the last three of them, out West, going down to literally the final moments.
Bucks Beat Pistons 115-105, Are Unbeatable After A LossGiannis Antetokounmpo had 21 points, 11 assists and eight rebounds to help the Bucks beat the Detroit Pistons 115-105 on Tuesday night, keeping the distinction of being the league's only team without two straight setbacks.
4 Surprise NBA TeamsThe Denver Nuggets, Milwaukee Bucks, Sacramento Kings and Brooklyn Nets are all exceeding expectations over halfway through the NBA season.
Giannis’s Monster Dunk Downs Pistons 121-98Antetokounmpo threw down a spectacular one-handed dunk, Brook Lopez continued to show off his long-range shooting prowess and the Bucks cruised past the Detroit Pistons 121-98 on Tuesday night. Milwaukee has won four straight and eight of nine and is an NBA-best 26-10.
Pistons Come Up Short 107-104Griffin actually missed two 3s in the final 14 seconds. The Detroit star already had a triple-double after three quarters, but it was a difficult fourth for him. Griffin finished with 19 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds, but he also had 10 turnovers.
Bledsoe Scores 27, Leads Bucks To 115-92 Win Over Pistons
NBA Coaching Candidates: Perfect Hires For Every OpeningSeveral NBA teams, Knicks, Suns and Hawks among them, are searching for a head coach who would be the right fit.
AP Source: Suns Deal Bledsoe To Bucks For Monroe, 2 PicksA person with knowledge of the deal says the Phoenix Suns have agreed to trade disgruntled guard Eric Bledsoe to the Milwaukee Bucks for big man Greg Monroe and two 2018 draft picks.