Bucks overcome slow start to defeat Pistons 120-99 in Game 2

After trailing by one at halftime, the Bucks blitzed the Pistons in the second half to come away 21-point winners on Wednesday night. Milwaukee leads the best-of-seven series 2-0 over Detroit.

Giannis Antetokounmpo, Eric Bledsoe, and Khris Middleton combined for 77 points as the Bucks pulled away in the third quarter. Detroit was led by Luke Kennard with 19 points.

Pat Connaughton scored 18 off the bench for Milwaukee in the victory.

The Bucks, who haven't won a playoff series since 2001, will play at Detroit for the next two games. Game 3 is Saturday in Detroit, while Game 4 is Monday.

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Detroit Pistons v Milwaukee Bucks - Game Two

Detroit Pistons v Milwaukee Bucks - Game Two