The Milwaukee Bucks (8-1) cruised past the Sacramento Kings (6-4) at home (144-109).
Giannis Antetokounmpo led the Bucks by making his second triple-double of the season. The “Greek Freak” posted 26 points, while shooting 8-of-11 from the floor, including 1-of-2 from three. In addition, he grabbed 15 boards and dished 11 assists.
Eight Bucks players finished in double figures. Eric Bledsoe managed 17 points with 6 assists, Ersan Ilyasova added 15 points and 4 rebounds. On the other hand, Justin Jackson, with a career-high 22 points, was the top scorer for the Kings. Buddy Hield scored 19 points and grabbed 4 boards, De’Aaron Fox contributed 15 points, 6 rebounds and 6 assists.
In this matchup, the Milwaukee Bucks set two records: a season-high for points in a game and a franchise record for 3-pointers, by making 22.