Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo driving to the basket against the Houston Rockets' P.J. Tucker in the third quarter on Wednesday. The Bucks forward tipped in a basket with 39.1 seconds left to help the team with the best National Basketball Association record (29-11) fend off a furious home rally and squeeze out a 116-109 victory. The Bucks, winners in 11 of their last 13 games, coughed up most of their 15-point, fourth-quarter lead before Antetokounmpo parlayed his 20th rebound into a six-point lead. The Greek finished with team highs in points (27) and rebounds (21). James Harden paced Houston (23-17) with 42 points and 11 rebounds.
- PublishedJan 11, 2019, 5:00 am SGT
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