Bucks beat Pelicans 127-112 for 16th straight win

With Giannis Antetokounmpo resting on Wednesday night, the Milwaukee Bucks had more than enough in the tank to defeat the New Orleans Pelicans 127-112, the Bucks' 16th straight victory.

Eric Bledsoe led the charge, scoring 29 points to lead Milwaukee. Khris Middleton added 24 and Ersan Ilyasova notched 18.

Former Buck J.J. Redick was the game-high scorer with 31 points for the Pelicans.

Milwaukee hits the road Friday night to play in Memphis against the Grizzlies.

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