Bucks clamp down, defeat Bulls 111-98


For the third time in team history, the Bucks swept the Bulls in the regular season.

After leading by just one point at halftime, the Milwaukee Bucks clamped down on defense in the second half to pull away for a 111-98 win over the Chicago Bulls on Monday at Fiserv Forum

Giannis Antetokounmpo posted a triple-double with 28 points, 14 rebounds, and 10 assists, while Khris Middleton tossed in 24 points to help the Bucks win their 39th game.

Milwaukee is 39-6, the best record in the NBA.

Milwaukee heads to Paris, where they will take on the Charlotte Hornets on Friday. Tip-time is 2 p.m. CT.

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