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NBA roundup: Bucks cruise past the defending champs

NBA roundup: Bucks cruise past the defending champs

Giannis Antetokounmpo tied a career high with 34 points and the host Milwaukee Bucks surprised the Cleveland Cavaliers, 118-101, on Tuesday night. 

Antetokounmpo added 12 rebounds and five assists as Milwaukee ended Cleveland’s four-game winning streak. 

Jabari Parker had 18 points and Michael Beasley had 17 off the bench for the Bucks. 

LeBron James had 22 points for the Cavaliers, who fell to 13-3. Kyrie Irving added 20 points. 

Milwaukee led by 22 points in the fourth quarter and cruised past the defending champions, who benched their starters midway through the final period. The Bucks outscored Cleveland by 14 points in the third...

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