Coming off their best performance of the season Thursday night at Golden State, the Milwaukee Buck struggled to get going against the Los Angeles Clippers before a huge second quarter gave them .
The Bucks trailed, 33-24, after a quarter, making just 2 of 10 3-pointers. The deficit reached 15 points on a layup by Tyrone Wallace with 10:19 left in the half before the Bucks came alive. Brook Lopez made four 3-pointers, as the Bucks went on a 30-9 run to take a 57-51 lead.
The Bucks led, 62-55, before the Clippers went on a 7-0 run to tie it. Antetokounmpo’s dunk with 28 second left gave the Bucks a 64-62 lead at the break.
Lopez leads all scorers with 14 points, and Antetokounmpo added 12 John Henson also made two 3-pointers, as the Bucks scored 40 points in the second quarter. Milwaukee made 8 of 11 3-pointers in the quarter.
Patrick Beverley leads the Clippers with 12 points, and former Bucks first-rounder Tobias Harris has 11.