Milwaukee's high-scoring offense has yet to click against Brooklyn's stout defensive play.
Brooklyn shot 52% from the field and went 21-for-42 from 3-point range in routing Milwaukee 125-86 on Monday night.
Brooklyn star James Harden has been ruled out for Monday night's game due to hamstring tightness.
NEW YORK — James Harden won’t be back for Game 2 of the Eastern Conference semifinals. The Milwaukee Bucks believe their shooting touch will.
Milwaukee shot just 6-for-30 from 3-point range as the Nets beat the Bucks 115-107 in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinals.
Kevin Durant, James Harden and Kyrie Irving on one side. Giannis Antetokounmpo, Khris Middleton and Jrue Holiday on the other.
A loaded Bucks team that ranks at the top of the league in defense, rebounding and 3-point field goals made per game doesn't faze the Nets.
The Bucks went 2-1 against the Nets during the regular season, but Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving and James Harden didn't play together for Brooklyn during any of those games.
Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 36 points and the Bucks used a fourth-quarter rally to beat the Brooklyn Nets for the second time in three days, winning 124-118 on Tuesday night.
Giannis Antetokounmpo returned after missing one game with a sprained ankle and scored 49 points to lead the Bucks over the Nets and Kevin Durant 117-114.
ATLANTA — It’s the NBA All-Star Game almost no one seemed to want.
LeBron James has faced Giannis Antetokounmpo as an opponent in the last three All-Star Games.
LeBron James used the No. 1 overall pick on Giannis Antetokounmpo in the draft for Sunday’s All-Star Game in Atlanta.
LeBron James and Kevin Durant were revealed Thursday as the leading fan votegetters in the Western and Eastern Conferences for the All-Star Game, meaning they'll be captains for the matchup in Atlanta on March 7.
Washington has had six players test positive for COVID-19 and has had its past five games postponed.
Madison native Wesley Matthews, who visits Fiserv Forum on Thursday as a key reserve for the Lakers, maintains his passion for improvement in Wisconsin.
James Harden joining Kevin Durant makes Brooklyn a formidable foe and the betting favorite in the NBA Eastern Conference.
Giannis Antetokounmpo insists that he and his teammates are focused squarely on themselves, looking for ways to improve on their 8-4 record while continuing to solidify their defensive efforts and integrating the handful of new teammates into coach Mike Budenholzer’s system.
The 2020-21 Nets feature two (rehabbed) superstars, a rookie head coach, a risk-taking general manager, and a hodge-podge roster of ill-fitting, yet talented players.
Kyrie Irving is best known for his dazzling handles, but it's the game-winning shot he hit to ice Game 7 of the 2016 NBA Finals that will live in basketball lore.
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The Brooklyn Nets and some other NBA teams have been testing players and staff for the COVID-19 coronavirus as a precaution — even those who h…