The reigning NBA champion Milwaukee Bucks conclude a three-game road swing on Monday when they visit the Indiana Pacers. Milwaukee looks to close its road trip with a winning record, rebounding from a loss on Thursday in Miami with a 121-111 defeat of San Antonio on Saturday. Khris Middleton led the way against the Spurs with a season-high 28 points.
The first two games of the Miami Heat’s season highlighted the value of Kyle Lowry, especially on offense.
Milwaukee Bucks (2-1, fifth in the Eastern Conference) vs. Indiana Pacers (1-2, 12th in the Eastern Conference)Indianapolis; Monday, 7 p.m. EDTBOTTOM LINE: Eastern Conference foes Indiana and Milwaukee will play on Monday.Indiana went 34-38 overall and 7-5 in Central Division play last season. The Pacers averaged 115.3 points per game last season, 16.4 on free throws and 36.9 from beyond the arc.Milwaukee went 46-26 overall and 11-1 in Central Division games during the 2020-21 season. The Bucks