Bucks push Trail Blazers, but fall short
PORTLAND, Ore. -- The Milwaukee Bucks had golden chances late in regulation to put away the Portland Trail Blazers.
But they didn't do it and the Trail Blazers made them pay in overtime, using the combination of Damian Lillard and Wesley Matthews to grab a 120-115 victory Tuesday night at the Moda Center.
Lillard threw down a one-handed dunk on the break after a critical Bucks turnover and Matthews followed with a clinching three with 1:17 left in overtime as Portland pulled away.
Milwaukee (13-55) lost its fifth in a row despite a spirited effort to open their four-game western road trip.... read more