Milwaukee faces San Antonio on 5-game winning streak | Sports


Milwaukee Bucks (43-24, third in Eastern Conference) vs San Antonio Spurs (32-35, 10th in Western Conference)

San Antonio; Monday, 8:30 p.m. EDT

BOTTOM: Milwaukee is looking to extend their five-game winning streak with a win over San Antonio.

Spurs are 13-20 in home games. San Antonio is ninth in the Western Conference with 24.4 assists per game led by DeMar DeRozan with an average of 7.1.

The Bucks are 19-14 in road games. Milwaukee is second in the Eastern Conference with 14.4 quick break points per game led by Giannis Antetokounmpo with a 4.8 average.

The teams meet for the second time this season. The Bucks won 120-113 in the last game on March 20. Antetokounmpo led Milwaukee with 26 points and Lonnie Walker IV led San Antonio with 31 points.

TOP PERFORMERS: DeRozan shoots 48.9% and an average of 21.4 points. Dejounte Murray has averaged 14.1 points, six rebounds and 4.9 assists in the last 10 games for San Antonio.

Khris Middleton leads the Bucks with an average of 2.3 points to 3 points while scoring 20.4 points per game and shooting 42.7% over the arc. Jrue Holiday has averaged 7.7 assists and 19 points in Milwaukee’s last 10 games.

LAST 10 GAMES: Spurs: 4-6, averaging 113.2 points, 42 rebounds, 23.6 assists, 7.9 steals and 4.6 blocks per game shooting 46.6% from the field. Their opponents have an average of 117.8 points on 48.9% of shots.

Bucks: 8-2, averaging 123.5 points, 47.6 rebounds, 26.6 assists, eight steals and 5.6 blocks per game shooting 50.7 percent from the field. Their opponents have an average of 116.6 points on 45.9% of shots.

INJURIES: Spurs: Trey Lyles: outside (ankle), Derrick White: out for the season (ankle).

Bucks: Axel Toupane: day to day (oblique).

The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Skrive data and the data of Sportradar.

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