Bucks end road trip on a highSports | AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE 27 Oct 2021
Giannis Antetokounmpo finished with 30 points, 10 rebounds and nine assists, and the Milwaukee Bucks led by as many as 18 points en route to a 119-109 win over the mistake-prone Indiana Pacers.
Khris Middleton had 27 points for the Bucks, who went on an 11-2 run at the end of the second quarter and took advantage of 19 turnovers by the Pacers in front of a crowd of 17,900 at Gainbridge Fieldhouse arena in Indianapolis.
The win wrapped up a three-game road trip for the reigning NBA champions.
Bucks coach Mike Budenholzer praised Antetokounmpo for being "really aggressive."
"At the same time, he was making great passes. When he's attacking like that, that's when we are at our best. He had that extra gear."
Malcolm Brogdon led the Pacers with 25 points.
Elsewhere, Kevin Durant scored 25 points to lead the Brooklyn Nets to a 104-90 victory over the Washington Wizards.
DeMar DeRozan scored 26 points against his former team as the Chicago Bulls beat the Toronto Raptors 111-108.