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Milwaukee Bucks’ Giannis Antetokounmpo, ideal, shoots earlier Utah Jazz’s Rudy Gobert in the course of the first 50 percent of an NBA basketball video game Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Aaron Gash)
The Utah Jazz fizzled down the stretch and fell 114-102 to the Milwaukee Bucks at the Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee on Monday.
Listed here are four important takeaways from the reduction that dropped the Jazz to 2-2 on this highway trip and again less than .500 (20-21) on the period.
— The Jazz went additional than 5 and a 50 percent minutes without having hitting a area intention in the fourth quarter, as Utah observed its 91-88 guide flip into a six-issue deficit in advance of Raul Neto hit a 3-pointer with 5:11 to participate in to make it 100-97 for the Bucks. Milwaukee, which trailed by as several as 11 factors in the third, shot 48 percent from the area in the fourth to 26.7 percent for the Jazz and outscored Utah 31-16 in the last time period.
— Giannis Antetokounmpo led all gamers with 30 factors and 10 rebounds, as Milwaukee experienced a 68-36 edge in factors in the paint. Donovan Mitchell paced Utah with 26 factors and begun 5 of 7 from 3-issue assortment — he finished 6 of 12 from 3 — even though he didn’t score in the fourth quarter.
— Ricky Rubio left with a ideal hamstring injuries in the first 50 percent right after playing four minutes and scoring nine factors. That left the Jazz shorthanded at issue guard with Dant Exum by now out with an ankle injuries.
— The tightly contested video game featured 24 guide changes and 10 ties. Utah’s most important guide was 11 factors, whilst the Bucks led by as several as 13 in the fourth.
Wednesday, Jan. 9 vs. Orlando (17-22), 7 p.m. MST
Friday, Jan. 11 vs. L.A. Lakers (21-19), 8 p.m.
Saturday, Jan. 12 vs. Chicago (10-30), 8 p.m.