Giannis Antetokounmpo scored nine second-quarter points to help the Milwaukee Bucks to a 48-46 lead at that half over the New York Knicks Tuesday.
The Bucks outscored the Knicks, 26-22, in the quarter after trailing, 24-22, at the quarter.
The Bucks are having another terrible game behind the 3-point arc at 3 for 18 and have missed their last 12 attempts. They went 0 for 8 in the second quarter.
Antetokounmpo leads the Bucks with 13 points and 9 rebounds. Center Brook Lopez has chipped in 11 points.
Tim Hardaway Jr. leads the Knicks with 12, Kevin Knox has 11 and Enes Kanter has 10.