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.
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
The Bucks defeated the Spurs, 121-111. Khris Middleton led all scorers with 28 points for the Bucks, while Giannis Antetokounmpo added 21 points, eight rebounds and eight assists in the victory. Doug McDermott tallied 25 points, including a career-high seven 3pt FGM for the Spurs in the losing effort. The Bucks improve to 2-1 on the season, while the Spurs fall to 1-2.