Victory series expanded – Rockets leave Bucks no chance
The winning streak of the Houston Rockets never ends. Even the Milwaukee Bucks around superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo don’t find the right way to win.
The winning streak of the Houston Rockets continues.
Even against the Milwaukee Bucks the Rockets didn’t let themselves burn and secured the 17th place with a 110:99 victory. Victory in series. The team of coach Mike D’ Antoni sent a signal to the rest of the NBAs, especially with their confident and dominant style of play.
A brilliant James Harden scored 20 points in the first half and helped his team win with 26 points, five rebounds and six assists.
Team mate Chris Paul also showed a strong performance and played a double-double with 16 points, eight rebounds and eleven assists. Your 17. The Rockets achieved success in series, especially in the second quarter. At halftime, the Bucks were already trailing 12 points.
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The superstar of the Bucks, Giannis “Greek Freak” Antetokounmpo, only scored eight points in the first two quarters. The other 22 points in quarters three and four were not enough to catch up with the Rockets’ break advantage.
Besides Antetokounmpo, Khris Middleton also shone at the Bucks. He put 18 points on the scoreboard.
After their renewed success, the team from Houston continues to be number one in the Western Conference with a record of 51:13, while the Buck are in eighth place in the East with 34 wins and 31 defeats.
Next, the Toronto Raptors will try to finish the Rockets series, the bucks will have to deal with the New York Knicks.
The Chicago Bulls also celebrated a victory. The troop of Paul Zipser won against the rear light in the west, the Memphis Grizzlies, with 119:110.
Zipser is currently working on a foot injury and was not used. The Bulls’ best thrower was Lauri Markkanen with 22 points. Kris Dunn and Zach LaVine were also extremely successful with 21 points.
For the grizzlies, on the other hand, it set the 15th place. The defeat in a row. 29 points from Dillon Brooks did not help the cellar child decisively.
The Bulls are currently in twelfth place at the Eastern Conference.