Booker, Suns set for matchup against the Heat Phoenix Suns (30-39, 10th in the Western Conference) vs. Miami Heat (43-26, fourth in the Eastern Conference) Lake Buena Vista, Florida; Saturday, 7:30 p.m. EDT BOTTOM LINE: Devin Booker and the Phoenix Suns play the Miami Heat. Booker currently ranks 10th in the NBA averaging 26.1 points per game.
Giannis Antetokounmpo and Khris Middleton scored 33 points each as the Milwaukee Bucks -- who trailed by 23 in the first half -- rallied to defeat the Miami Heat 130-116 on Thursday as part of the NBA restart near Orlando. Antetokounmpo, who picked up his fifth foul with 10:48 left in the fourth, added a game-high 12 rebounds and four assists in 30 minutes. Middleton had a team-high eight assists and six rebounds in 34 minutes.
Milwaukee trailed by 1 with about five minutes remaining before using a 20-0 run, with three dunks from Antetokounmpo, to make it 130-111 with less than a minute to go and cruise to the victory. They were just getting everything they wanted in the first half," Milwaukee coach Mike Budenholzer said. We just felt like we made it more difficult on them in the second half.