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Bucks build big lead, hang on to beat Thunder 96-89

Giannis Antetokounmpo
Posted at 10:03 PM, Nov 19, 2021
and last updated 2021-11-21 09:38:19-05

MILWAUKEE — Giannis Antetokounmpo had 21 points, 19 rebounds and seven assists to help the Milwaukee Bucks withstand Oklahoma City’s comeback attempt and beat the Thunder 96-89 on Friday night.

Milwaukee never trailed but nearly allowed Oklahoma City to come all the way back from a 20-point deficit.

Bobby Portis had 17 points and 13 rebounds for the Bucks.

Khris Middleton added 16 points.

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander led Oklahoma City with 17 points.

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