Bucks Defeat Wizards
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Jrue Holiday scored 29 points and the Milwaukee Bucks withstood a triple-double from Russell Westbrook to beat the Washington Wizards 135-134 on Wednesday night.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Jordan Clarkson scored 30 points, Bojan Bogdanovic added 24 and Utah routed San Antonio.
ATLANTA (AP) — Clint Capela scored 18 points to lead seven scorers in double figures and Atlanta pulled away late to overcome Devin Booker’s 30 points and rout Phoenix.
DENVER (AP) — Nikola Jokic scored 24 of his 32 points in a dominant first quarter in Denver’s victory over New York.
Jokic finished with 12 rebounds to help lead the Nuggets to their 10 victory in 12 games.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Kemba Walker tied a season high with 32 points in his return from a four-game injury absence and Evan Fournier had 18 points in his first game back in Orlando since being traded to Boston.
HOUSTON (AP) — Joel Embiid had 34 points in just 25 minutes and Philadelphia routed Houston for its sixth straight victory.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Ja Morant had 37 points and 10 assists and Memphis held off Minnesota.
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CLEVELAND (AP) — Damian Lillard had 32 points and nine assists and Enes Kanter had 18 points and 13 rebounds, leading Portland to its highest points total of the season.
Kevin Love had 18 points for the Cavaliers. They have lost eight in a row and are 1-11 since April 15.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Marvin Bagley III kept Sacramento’s slim playoff hopes alive,scoring a season-high 31 points and grabbing 12 rebounds to lead the Kings past Indiana.