The Milwaukee Bucks extended their lead over the Raptors as the top team in the Eastern Conference Sunday at Fiserv Forum A 127-105 win over the Cavaliers game Milwaukee a four-game lead over Toronto with eight games left to play in the regular season.
Giannis Antetokounmpo led all scorers with 26 points and added 10 rebounds and seven assists. Equally impressive contributions came from the rest of the team as well with six Bucks players scoring double digits.
Brook Lopez scored 14 points in the win including four threes. That effort made him the all-time leader in NBA history for threes in a year by a center. Lopez has now made 176 on the season.
Buck point/forward Marques Johnson had his number retired by the Bucks on Sunday as well. The team made #8 the first jersey raised to the rafters in the new Fiserv Forum.
Houston comes to town Tuesday night for a 7:00 PM tip-off between the top two MVP candidates (Giannis and Harden).