Sterling Brown has made a big contribution off the bench, and his two 3-pointers in the third quarter have helped the Bucks turn a six-point deficit into a 92-83 lead after three quarters.
Brown has 13 points in the game and three 3-pointers, helping the Bucks overcome Houston’s 3-point shooting.
The Rockets were 14 for 26 on 3-pointers and held an 81-73 lead after James Harden’s jumper. At that point, Houston was 14 for 26 on threes.
Houston missed its last six 3-pointers, and the Bucks closed the period with a 19-2 run, capped by Giannis Antetokounmpo’s tip-in at the buzzer.
Harden leads all scorers with 30 points. Antetokounmpo has 20 for the Bucks, and Malcolm Brogdon has 18.