Antetokounmpo scores 33 as Bucks beat Bulls

first_imgMilwaukee Bucks’ Giannis Antetokounmpo, center, drives to the basket past Chicago Bulls’ Chandler Hutchison (15) and Kris Dunn during the second half of an NBA basketball game Monday, Nov. 18, 2019, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)CHICAGO — Giannis Antetokounmpo showed off a couple of scratches on his hands and arms. The leader of the Milwaukee Bucks was whistled for five offensive fouls, but finished the game on the floor.The Chicago Bulls tried everything against the NBA MVP. Nothing worked.ADVERTISEMENT Matteo Guidicelli had saved up for Sarah G’s ring since 2014? MOST READ White made consecutive 3-pointers to give Chicago a 99-98 lead with 6:23 left, but Milwaukee closed the game with a 17-2 run.Antetokounmpo got it started with a slick reverse layup. Eric Bledsoe then converted a three-point play to make it 103-99 with 5:04 left.”We got stops,” Lopez said, ”and it’s something we need to do for a full 48 minutes every night.”George Hill finished with 18 points for Milwaukee, which improved to 7-2 on the road. Donte DiVincenzo scored 15 in his third consecutive start in place of Khris Middleton, who is out with a bruised left thigh.”Some really good stuff from him again tonight,” Bucks coach Mike Budenholzer said.Gafford went scoreless in his first four NBA games, but the second-round draft pick had 16 points in the first half on 8-for-9 shooting, including five dunks.Milwaukee closed the second quarter with a 12-2 run for a 60-56 halftime lead. Antetokounmpo had 18 points at the break.TIP-INSBucks: Hill made four of Milwaukee’s 15 3-pointers. … Middleton isn’t expected back until December.Bulls: F Luke Kornet had surgery to address a sinus obstruction. He is expected to be sidelined for seven to 10 days. The 7-foot-1 Kornet had been trying to play through the issue, but he was having trouble sleeping. ”We feel like this is going to be really good for him,” Boylen said. ”His overall well-being I think we think will improve.” Kornet signed with Chicago in July. … LaVine reached 5,000 career points on a 3 in the second quarter. Duterte calls himself, Go, Cayetano ‘the brightest stars’ in PH politics Towns hits 7 3-pointers, Wolves beat Jazz without Wiggins UP NEXTBucks: Visit the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday night. Milwaukee won three of four against Atlanta last season.Bulls: Host the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday night. Chicago beat Detroit 112-106 in their first meeting of the season Nov. 1.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Antetokounmpo was 13 for 22 in his 13th consecutive double-double to begin the season. It’s the longest active streak in the NBA.”They have a guy they can go to who can get the bucket,” Bulls coach Jim Boylen said. ”That’s what good teams have. I’ve been on those teams. We’re figuring out who that guy is.”Daniel Gafford led Chicago with 21 points in his return from the G League. Coby White had 13, and Ryan Arcidiacono finished with 12.The Bulls got a season-high 63 points from their reserves, but Zach LaVine and Lauri Markkanen struggled. LaVine finished with 11 points on 4-for-16 shooting, and Markkanen had nine on 2-for-12 shooting from the field.”Shooters, all the players go through slumps,” said Markkanen, who is shooting just 36.2% this season. ”Everybody’s broken through it at some point. When I’m staying confident, believing every shot’s going in, I know it’s going to turn around.”ADVERTISEMENT What’s behind the display of Chinese flag in Boracay? Priority legislation in the 18th Congress Antetokounmpo had 33 points and 10 rebounds, and the Bucks beat the Bulls 115-101 on Monday night for their fourth straight victory.”I’m just going to keep trying to go downhill, keep trying to go through guys,” said Antetokounmpo, brushing off the foul trouble. ”I’m really happy that they’re offensive fouls and they’re not dumb fouls and all that.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGreatest ever?SPORTSFormer PBA import Anthony Grundy passes away at 40SPORTSSan Miguel suspends Santos, Nabong, Tubid indefinitely after ‘tussle’ in practice”Usually in the games like this that I get offensive fouls, I know that I’m aggressive. … So I’m happy with that.”Brook Lopez added 19 points, 10 rebounds and five blocked shots as Milwaukee won for the eighth time in nine games. The Bucks also beat the Bulls 124-115 on Thursday in Milwaukee. 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Go back to the enewsletter With Mothers Day just

first_imgGo back to the e-newsletterWith Mothers’ Day just around the corner, spoil the most important woman in your life with special treats on offer at Conrad Macao, Cotai Central.From indulgent buffets at Grand Orbit restaurant, to traditional Chinese feasts at Conrad Macao’s signature restaurant, Dynasty 8, the Mother’s Day special menus are available from 7 to 8 May. What better way to thank her than with a pampering head to toe indulgent spa retreat at Bodhi Spa, available all month long from 1 to 31 May 2016.Grand OrbitThe whole family will appreciate the impressive selection of indulgent delights on offer at Grand Orbit’s buffet. The international buffet features Canadian snow crab, roasted prime beef rib for the lunch buffet and Boston lobster, Australian rack of lamb, Italian style roasted boneless suckling pig ‘porchetta’, baked oysters Kilpatrick with spinach, and a sumptuous sashimi station for the dinner buffet. Mums with a sweet tooth will enjoy the wide array of desserts, pastries, decadent cakes and the magnificent chocolate fountain.With so much choice on offer you will find something to treat everyone.When: Available 7-8 May 2016Price: Buffet lunch MOP 2981* (adult) and MOP 149* (children) per personBook: To make a reservation call +853 8113 8910Buffet dinner MOP 428* (adult) and MOP 214* (children) per personDynasty 8Mum’s dining experience will be taken to a whole new level with a selection of gourmet set menus on offer at Conrad Macao’s signature restaurant Dynasty 8. Highlights of some of the menus include double-boiled superior soup with fish maw, silk chicken and matsutake mushrooms; wok-fried prawns and scallops with chilli sauce; braised chicken, sliced abalone in abalone sauce; and braised vegetables with fresh crab meat.When: 7-8 May 2016Price: Lunch and dinner: MOP 1,980* (for four people)Book: For reservations call +853 8113 8920Bodhi SpaTo make mum feel really special book a pampering Champagne and Rose Retreat for her at Bodhi Spa, located on Level 3, Conrad Macao. The treatment starts with 30-minute private use of the Spa suite including aromatic Spa bath with a glass of rose Champagne, followed by a 90-minute Rose Indulgence Facial and 60-minute Aromatic Rose Massage that will leave her feeling totally relaxed. To enhance the overall experience, Bodhi Spa has also added a complimentary gift of a Full-Sized Aromatherapy Associates Rose Hand Cream for mum.Gift vouchers are also available to purchase.When: Available 1-31 May 2016Duration: 180 minutesPrice: Weekday / MOP 2,4202 (Monday to Thursday)Book: For reservations call +853 8113 6188Weekend / MOP 2,570+ (Friday to Sunday and public holidays)* Subject to 10 per cent service chargeGo back to the e-newsletterlast_img read more