NBA: New Decade, same LeBron; Bucks improves their streakJanuary 2, 2020
- Los Angeles Lakers built up a big first half
lead thenheld on to beat the struggling Phoenix Suns 117-107 on Wednesday.
- LeBron James had a triple double with 31 points, 13 rebounds and 12 assists and Davis scored 26 points and grabbed 11 rebounds as the Lakers won their third consecutive contest. Kyle Kuzma added 19 points and Avery Bradley finished with 18
forLos Angeles. Devin Booker finished with 32 points and Kelly Oubre had 26 for the hapless Suns, who lost their ninth game in their last 11.
- Milwaukee Bucks beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 106-104. With this win, the Bucks improved to 31-5 on the season, the best 36-game start in franchise history. The 1971-72 Bucks led by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar dropped game No. 36 for a 30-6 mark.
- Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 32 points for bucks.