The impeccable continues. On the night from Wednesday to Thursday, in the framework of the regular season of the NBA, the Milwaukee Bucks chained a seventh victory in as many games already played. This time against the Detroit Pistons (116-91). The locals were notably dressed by the Greeks Giannis Antetokounmpo, who finished top scorer of his team but also top scorer of this event, with a key double-double and personal statistics of 32 points, 12 rebounds, 4 assists and 5 steals. Well supported by Jrue Holiday (26 points). It was only in the first quarter that the Pistons managed to keep touch. Before seeing how his rival of the day took off, level with the scoreboard, never to be seen again. Detroit is now seven losses in nine games already played. The second worst record in the Eastern Conference. As for the Bucks, they remain alone at the top of the standings of this same conference. Against the Cleveland Cavaliers, who have six wins for only one small loss. His sixth success came at the same time, after overtime, against the Boston Celtics (114-113).
The Lakers have worked
For their part, at the level of the Western Conference, the Los Angeles Lakers achieved a second consecutive victory, they also have a total of five defeats. But they had all the difficulties in the world to overcome, after the expansion, the New Orleans Pelicans (120-117). A meeting during which LeBron James finished with a double-double (20 points, 10 rebounds). As for the extension, it was snatched by Matt Ryan, author of a three-point basket at the buzzer, to bring his people to 111-111. But on the Los Angeles side, another player finished as the top scorer in this meeting, namely Lonnie Walker IV, with a total of 28 points.