Making 8 of their first 10 3-point attempts, the Milwaukee Bucks broke out to a 28-14 lead Monday night before settling for a 35-32 lead after a quarter over the Charlotte Hornets.
Eric Bledsoe and Khris Middleton made three 3-pointers each in the opening six minutes, before the Hornets rallied over the final half of the quarter with an 18-7 run.
Middleton leads the Bucks with 11 points. Marvin Williams leads the Hornets with 10.
The Bucks opened the season with a 113-112 victory over the Hornets, also at Spectrum Arena.