Bucks beat Pelicans, nail top in NBA Eastern Conference
Antetokounmpo tallies 34 points, 17 rebounds as Bucks defeat Pelicans 120-108 to retain lead in Eastern Conference
The Milwaukee Bucks toppled the New Orleans Pelicans 120-108 in Tuesday's NBA game to feel safe and secure in the Eastern Conference.
Greek basketball superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 34 points against Pelicans to bring victory to the Bucks in Lousiana.
Antetokounmpo also clocked up 17 rebounds at the Smoothie King Center.
Pelicans’ small forward Brandon Ingram scored 32 points and had seven rebounds.
The Eastern Conference leaders Bucks are spending an excellent season, having 43-7 win/loss record.
One of the integral parts of the Bucks, Antetokounmpo scored at least 30 points in the past four games each.
He dropped 30 against Charlotte Hornets, 31 against Denver Nuggets and 30 versus Phoenix Suns.
Here are Tuesday’s results in the NBA:
New Orleans Pelicans - Milwaukee Bucks: 108-120
Houston Rockets - Charlotte Hornets: 125-110
Denver Nuggets - Portland Trail Blazers: 127-99
Los Angeles Lakers - San Antonio Spurs: 129-102Anadolu Agency website contains only a portion of the news stories offered to subscribers in the AA News Broadcasting System (HAS), and in summarized form. Please contact us for subscription options.