The Bucks’ first brother Giannis Antetokounmpo, who has been in the news recently, scored 40 points and 15 rebounds against the Mavericks in the last game. Today, he scored 42 points with a superlative shooting of 20 of 23. With 13 rebounds and 8 assists, he led the Bucks to a 142–129 victory over the Wizards, setting a league record for the first time in the past 40 years.
Since the addition of Damian Lillard this season, Antetokounmpo has focused on more aggression in the paint. Since the beginning of the season, he has maintained high efficiency on the offensive end. After the recent game against the Pacers, he made 19 of 25 shots from the field. After scoring 54 points with a 76% shooting rate, and 40 points on 18-for-26 shooting in the previous game against the Mavericks, he gave up all three-point shooting today, and made all 23 shots in the game. There were two -pointers. Ball, and hit an exaggerated 20 goals while scoring 42 points.
According to statistics, Antetokounmpo became the first player in the league in the past 40 years to achieve 40 points, 10 rebounds and 5 assists, with a shooting percentage of more than 85%. He was also the 1983 Kansas City Player of the Year.KingsMike Woodson scored 48 points on 22 of 24 shooting against the Rockets, his highest shooting percentage in a game with more than 20 shots.
This win helped the Bucks take a 5-game winning streak, shake off the sluggish performance at the beginning of the season, and slowly catch up with the Celtics and 76ers, who are leading the Eastern Conference; As for the Wizards, who have been losing consecutive games, Bol (Jordan) Poole and Kyle Kuzma performed the best with 30 points and 22 points and 13 rebounds, respectively. They even clashed with the Bucks in the first three quarters, but in the end they could not stop the Bucks’ attack in the fourth quarter. They lost 6 consecutive games by a margin of 13 points.