The Milwaukee Bucks beat Denver 104-98 Monday at home after trailing by 17 in the first half. Giannis Antetokounmpo and Eric Bledsoe did most of the heavy lifting in the second half. Antetokounmpo scored 29 points, grabbed a dozen rebounds and dished out six assists. Bledsoe hit eight-of-10 shots to score 23 points, adding five rebounds, five assists and three steals. He was especially effective after the Bucks and Nuggets were tied at 89 with about five minutes to do. Coach Mike Budenholzer commented on Bledsoe’s defensive production.
As for his thoughts on the Greek Freak…
He also spoke on the importance of wining close games.
Portland visits the Fiserv Forum Wednesday for the Bucks’ next game.