Tonight Milwaukee rolled into L.A. to face the Lakers. Rookie phenom Lonzo Ball did not play and was out with an injury. That didn’t stop the Lakers from coming to play ball. This was a fight the entire game featuring two of the nicest young teams in the league. The Bucks big 3 came to play and combined for 94 points! This game featured a couple monster dunks from Julius Randle and Giannis Antetokounmpo. Enjoy the video below that shows a blow by blow, basket by basket account of the game.
The game was exciting from start to finish as the Bucks got the best of the Lakers in overtime. Eric Bledsoe continues to play good as he scored 39 huge points. Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 27 points and grabbed 16 rebounds. Khris Middleton continued to add to his breakout season with 28 points and 4 steals.
On the Lakers side rookie phenom Kyle Kuzma scored 27 points to led the Los Angeles Lakers who played without Lonzo Ball. Brook Lopez scored 20 points and Julius Randle who’s starting to look like a player the Lakers should resign scored 18 points to go along with 12 rebounds.
Bucks Beat Lakers In Overtime
The Bucks now find themselves one game out of the Wizards for the 6th spot, yet in 8th as the Heat have the same record as Bucks yet hold the tie breaker.
The Bucks finish out the west coast trip in Denver Sunday night vs a Nuggets team fighting for one of the last spot in the western conference.