Eric Bledsoe is knocking on the door of a triple-double, and his inspired play has helped the Milwaukee Bucks take a 104-91 lead over the Sacramento Kings into the fourth quarter.
Bledsoe currently has 13 points, 11 rebounds and nine assists.
Malcolm Brogdon leads the Bucks with 20 points, and Khris Middleton has added 19. Giannis Antetokounmpo has 13 points in 17 minutes as the Bucks are trying to watch his minutes. Antetokounmpo sat out the last game with right knee soreness.
The Bucks led by as many as 17 in the quarter at 95-78 on Middleton’s jumper with 3:34 left in the period.
Buddy Hield leads the Kings with 22 points.