Bucks snap Raptors' streak with OT win

Bucks snap Raptors' streak with OT win”

Clearly motivated and determined to get a win against a team that has regularly beaten them in spite of a variety of factors shaping it into one of the East's most exciting rivalries, the Bucks meant business on Friday night.

Heading into the game, Toronto had defeated Milwaukee in 15 of the previous 17 contests dating back to the 2013-14 season.

Antetokounmpo was four assists short of his second consecutive triple-double after getting 36 points, 11 rebounds and 13 assists in a loss to Denver before the All-Star break.

The Raptors suffered their first home defeat since falling January 26 to Utah.

"They had a 42-point quarter, and we didn't play well", Raptors guard Kyle Lowry said. The Raptors also had their season-high win streak halted at seven games.

TORONTO - Anunoby 0-1 0-0 0, Ibaka 6-12 4-4 18, Valanciunas 5-7 0-0 10, Lowry 4-12 6-6 17, DeRozan 13-26 5-6 33, Miles 2-8 1-1 7, Siakam 7-10 3-4 17, Poeltl 3-4 2-2 8, VanVleet 2-7 2-2 6, Wright 1-3 1-1 3.

The Rockets were up 79-68 when Butler went down and stretched their lead to as many as 17 points before the third quarter ended.

Celtics 110, Pistons 98 - At Detroit: Kyrie Irving scored 18 points and rookie Daniel Theis added a career-high 19 to lift Boston to a victory over Detroit.

Minnesota would whittle the deficit to nine in the fourth period, but with three minutes remaining, the Rockets had pushed the advantage back to 15 as they cruised home.

Against a team playing as well as the Raptors have this season, down moments were nearly inevitable on Friday night, and instead the question was going to be could Milwaukee rally through them.

Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas slammed down a dunk at the buzzer in regulation to send the game to overtime.

The Raptors trailed 110-108 when swingman C.J. Miles threw in a pass from the sideline to the 7-foot Lithuanian.

"It was flawless", said DeRozan said of Valanciunas' play. "It's great when we could do some misdirection type of things to mix it up".

Valanciunas made a dunk before Antetokounmpo countered on a jumper for a 120-117 lead with 13.1 seconds left.

"We didn't deserve to win", Raptors coach Dwane Casey said. "I'd have to look at it again, but I thought he got fouled on both dunks".

Giannis Antetokounmpo powers the Milwaukee Bucks in snapping the Toronto Raptors' 7-game winning streak.

The Bucks' Jason Terry went to the line to shoot two after being fouled with 0.4 seconds remaining.

Both teams were playing the first game since the National Basketball Association returned from a week-long All-Star break and the rust wore on the Raptors, who shot just 27 per cent from three-point range compared to 50 per cent from Milwaukee.

"It's a big gut-check and a big win for us", Middleton said.

Like this



26 February 2018
Pregnant Chrissy Teigen Talks About The Horror Of Postpartum Depression
She added that she wished someone would have spoken up about PPD to her earlier. "That was so fun", she said. LISTEN: The Honey Mums podcast covers all the latest parenting news and views.

26 February 2018
Purchases New Stake in NetEase Inc (NASDAQ:NTES)
Cim Llc decreased Netease Inc (NTES) stake by 51.04% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. (NASDAQ:TMUS) rating on Tuesday, July 18. More interesting news about NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ:TMUS) earned "Buy" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, July 7.

26 February 2018
India invites Pakistan Commerce Minister Pervaiz Malik for WTO talks in Delhi
Pervaiz Malik will undertake the visit to New Delhi to participate in the event on the invitation of the Indian government. Quoting unnamed diplomatic sources, the newspaper said the Pakistani side has confirmed the participation of the minister.

26 February 2018
Jack in the Box (JACK) Given Buy Rating at Wedbush
Looking at the stock's movement on the chart, Jack in the Box Inc. recorded a 52-week high of $113.00. BlackRock Investment Quality Municipal Trust Inc. (HYI) has 0.00% since February 22, 2017 and is.

26 February 2018
'102 Not Out' song shoot cancelled due to Sridevi's demise
Touted as an unusual father-son love story, " 102 Not Out " brings Amitabh Bachchan and Rishi Kapoor together after 26 years. In the early hours of Sunday, the world was greeted with the awful news of legendary actress Sridevi's sudden demise.

26 February 2018
Somewhat Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect PepsiCo (PEP) Stock Price
The company reported $1.40 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.32 by $0.08. Therefore 36% are positive. (NASDAQ:NSSC) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, July 12 by Canaccord Genuity.

26 February 2018
Chatham Lodging Trust (CLDT) Receiving Positive Press Coverage, Accern Reports
BidaskClub upgraded shares of Chatham Lodging Trust from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a report on Thursday, November 9th. The Public Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado holds 485,100 shares with $13.08M value, up from 431,200 last quarter.

26 February 2018
Enterprise Rent-a-Car: No More Discounts for NRA Members
That follows a move by First National Bank earlier Thursday to end a credit-card promotion with the gun-advocacy group. Some of the companies were quick to react and announced to cut ties with the NRA.

26 February 2018
Delta to end group travel contract with NRA
Paramount RX: "The prescription discount program that is made available to NRA members is offered through a third-party vendor". But its leaders spoke defiantly at public appearances this week, blaming the public groundswell on media manipulation.

26 February 2018
Mercedes-Benz S-class launched at Rs 1.33 crores
The LED tail lights are new as well, with crystal-look to make the auto stand apart when viewed from the rear. But Mercedes-Benz is confident that this new diesel engine will run perfectly with BSIV grade fuel.