Lakers defeat Bucks 113-103 Friday night

In a highly-anticipated showdown between the leaders of their respective NBA conferences, the Los Angeles Lakers took down the Milwaukee Bucks 113-103 to even up the season series between the teams.

James turned in a 37-point, eight-rebound, eight-assist night, and Anthony Davis racked up 30 points and nine boards of his own as the Lakers got the victory.

Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 32 points, pulled down 11 rebounds, and handed out six assists, but no other Bucks player scored more than 17 points in the loss.

Milwaukee continues its short three-game West Coast road trip Sunday evening against the Phoenix Suns.

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Milwaukee Bucks v Los Angeles Lakers

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