After a tough battle against Brooklyn the night prior, Milwaukee was able to hang on at home against Washington in a 135-134 win.
DENVER (AP) Nikola Jokic scored 24 of his 32 points in a dominant first quarter in the Denver Nuggets' 113-97 victory over the New York Knicks on Wednesday night. Jokic hit 8 of 9 shots in the first quarter and finished with 12 rebounds to help lead the Nuggets to their 10 victory in 12 games. Denver, which led by as much as 31, moved back into a tie with the Los Angeles Clippers for third place in the Western Conference.
The Los Angeles Lakers and the Los Angeles Clippers will meet for a final time during the regular season in the battle of L.A. The Clippers won 116-109 in the season opener for both teams on Dec. 22, then cruised by the Lakers again 104-86 on April 4. If the playoffs started today, the Clippers and Lakers would be facing off in the first round of the playoffs.