Pat Connaughton brought some big energy off the bench, and his three 3-pointers helped, too, as the Milwaukee Bucks have taken an 58-53 lead over the Houston Rockets at the half at Fiserv Forum.
Giannis Antetokounmpo leads the Bucks with 13 points, as they have overcome an 11-point deficit.
Connaughton is 3 for 4 on 3-pointers and also has three assists and two steals, as the Bucks came up with nine steals in the half.
Antetokounmpo, Khris Middleton and George Hill also have two steals each, as the Bucks hold a 19-0 edge in fast-break points.
Chris Paul leads the Rockets with 14 points, and Danuel House has 12 off the bench on 4-of-5 shooting on 3-pointers. James Harden has been held to 10 points on 5-of-12 shooting. He’s missed all three 3-pointers he’s attempted.