Bucks Continue Road Trip in D.C. Tonight
The Milwaukee Bucks, after beginning their three-game road trip with an impressive win in Houston, will look to maintain their focus during their next two stops. The Eastern Conference-leading Bucks, winners of eight of nine, defeated the Houston Rockets 116-109 on Wednesday and face the Washington Wizards tonight before ending the road swing Sunday in Atlanta. Milwaukee (29-11) is in a stretch of 13 road games out of 18 games before the All-Star break. The Bucks were led by 27 points and 21 rebounds from Giannis Antetokounmpo in Wednesday’s win against the Rockets, while Washington (17-25) got 34 points from Bradley Beal, including 14 straight in the fourth quarter, in a 123-106 win over the visiting Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night. Tonight’s game tips off at 6pm central time.