Spurs snap Bucks’ 4-game winning streak with 97-96 win
MILWAUKEE— LaMarcus Aldridge was credited for the go-ahead basket with 21.2 seconds left after Giannis Antetokounmpo was whistled for goaltending, completing the San Antonio Spurs’ rally from 15 points down in a 97-96 win over the Milwaukee Bucks on Monday night, December 5th.
Milwaukee had one last shot to retake the lead, but Mirza Teletovic missed an open 3-pointer from the right corner with 3.9 seconds left. Aldridge secured the rebound and the Spurs ran out the clock.
San Antonio extended its season-opening road winning streak to 12 games in thrilling fashion.
Aldridge had 18 points. Kawhi Leonard finished with 22 points and nine boards.
Jabari Parker had 23 points, Antetokounmpo finished with 22 points and 11 rebounds, while Greg Monroe had 10 points and 13 boards off the bench for Milwaukee.