On March 9, the NBA regular season continued, and the Bucks defeated the Thunder 142-115 on the road.
The Bucks have won five straight, Antetokounmpo has 39 points, 7 rebounds and 7 assists, Middleton has 25 points and 9 assists, Portis has 18 points and 14 rebounds, Ibaka has 14 points and 7 rebounds, and Holiday has 13 points and 6 assists.
Thunder’s three-game losing streak, Alexander 33 points, 8 rebounds and 14 assists, Waters 16 points, Pokushevsky 13 points and 7 rebounds.
At the beginning of the first quarter, Robbie made a three-pointer and took the lead in scoring a sports battle for the Thunder. Portis made a tip-up, Mann made a three-pointer, Bazley made a layup, and the Thunder started 8-2. Middleton made a three-pointer, Holiday turned around and made a jumper, Alexander made a three-pointer, and Nvora responded with a three-pointer. Middleton and Portis scored in a row, Aaron Wiggins made a layup, Portis scored a layup, and Alexander made an emergency stop. Antetokounmpo scored 5 points in a row, and the Bucks took a 7-point lead. Waters made a three-pointer, Ibaka and Holiday made consecutive layups, Waters ran for a dunk, Holiday made a drift shot, and Alexander made a three-pointer. At the end of the first quarter, the Bucks led the Thunder 39-34.
At the beginning of the second quarter, Ibaka made a three-pointer, Poku made a pull-up jumper, and Ibaka and Antetokounmpo scored consecutively. Mann made a breakthrough shot, Antetokounmpo made a three-pointer, and Mann made a shot and went in again. Antetokounmpo scored 2+1, and personally took the team’s past 9 points. The Thunder scored consecutively, Portis and Holiday made consecutive three-pointers, and the difference between the two teams reached double digits again. Middleton made a layup, Alexander scored consecutively, Ibaka made a tip-up, and Carter made a three-pointer. Robbie and Waters scored consecutively, Nvora made a backhand layup, Alexander made a breakthrough, and the Bucks made consecutive three-pointers. At the end of the half, the Bucks led the Thunder 76-65.
Easy to fight again. Mann made a pull-up jumper, Antetokounmpo scored 2+1, and the Bucks made a 9-0 shock wave to widen the difference to 18 points. Alexander made a three-pointer, Robbie made a layup, Nvora made a layup, and Wiggins made consecutive three-pointers. The Bucks scored 6 points in a row, Robbie made a jumper, Middleton made a jumper, and Alexander scored 4 points in a row. Carter and Ibaka made consecutive three-pointers, and Kereich and Poku responded with consecutive three-pointers. At the end of the third quarter, the Bucks lead the Thunder 105-93.
At the beginning of the final quarter, Antetokounmpo made a dunk, Portis made a three-pointer, Kerejic scored 2+1, and Antetokounmpo scored 5 points in a row. Maledon scored 2+1, Carter hit a three-pointer, and Pocu responded with a three-pointer. Antetokounmpo made a layup, Bazley made a three-pointer, Antetokounmpo made a dunk, and the Thunder scored 5 consecutive points. The Bucks played a wave of 12-0 to widen the difference to 22 points, the biggest difference in the game. At 4 minutes and 28 seconds into the game, the Bucks replaced the main force and replaced the full bench lineup, and the game entered garbage time ahead of schedule. In the end, the Bucks won the game away.