NBA: Giannis Antetokounmpo leads Milwaukee Bucks to win over Golden State Warriors

The 27-year-old notched 30 points, 12 rebounds and 11 helps to assist the champions end a two-game losing streak and secure their 2nd win in six.

Khris Middleton struck 5 three-pointers in a 23-point haul while Bobby Portis scored 20 points.
The triumph helps the Bucks equal the Eastern Conference leaders.
Mike Budenholzers side lie fourth in the standings, behind the Chicago Bulls, Miami Heat and the Brooklyn Nets.
Stephen Curry made 12 points, eight rebounds and four helps for the Warriors, with Andrew Wiggins top-scoring for the visitors with 16 points.
” We know were the defending champs, everyones going to come hard at us,” Antetokounmpo stated.
” But at the end of the day, its about us.”

Khris Middleton scored 23 points, including five three-pointers for the BucksGiannis Antetokounmpo struck his third triple-double of the season as the Milwaukee Bucks protected a 118-99 win over the Golden State Warriors.

Elsewhere, the Memphis Grizzlies retreated late to beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 116-108 and extend their winning streak to 11 games.
The Grizzlies routed by 7 points at half-time however battled back to lead 90-84 going into the last quarter, with Ja Morant contributing 16 points with 9 assists and 8 rebounds in an another excellent screen.
Anthony Edwards led Minnesotas charge with 30 points while DAngelo Russell scored 29.
Having actually outplayed the Chicago Bulls on Wednesday, the short-handed Brooklyn Nets was up to a frustrating 130-109 home defeat by the Oklahoma City Thunder.
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander scored 33 points, 10 rebounds and nine helps to assist the Thunder end a five-game losing run.
The Nets lacked two of their Big Three as Kevin Durant was rested while the unvaccinated Kyrie Irving stays disqualified for home video games because of New Yorks vaccine mandate.
James Harden starred again with 26 points, 9 helps and 7 rebounds for the Nets, who was up to a 6th defeat in 9 games.
Thursdays NBA results
Denver Nuggets 140-108 Portland Trail Blazers
Brooklyn Nets 109-130 Oklahoma City Thunder
New Orleans Pelicans 113-89 Los Angeles Clippers
Memphis Grizzlies 116-108 Minnesota Timberwolves
Memphis Bucks 118-99 Golden State Warriors