#Milwaukee Bucks

The Los Angeles Lakers are third in the NBA Western Conference table. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@Lakers)

  • Anthony Davis and LeBron James  scored 25 and 21 points respectively in the Lakers' 107-99 victory 
  • Two female spectators were ejected after they heckled James  from courtside
  • The Milwaukee Bucks romped to a 134-106 win over the Portland Trail Blazers

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Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron spoke about the issue on Tuesday, after his team's win over the Grizzlies. (Photo credit: AFP)

  • "To hear what happened in Kenosha today was a blow to the heart and to the gut," James said
  • Milwaukee Bucks said, 2020 shed light on racial injustices faced by the Black and other marginalised communities
  • Jacob Blake, a Black man, was left paralysed after being shot several times in the back by a white police officer

Giannis Antetokounmpo ran rampant in the first half in Milwaukee, scoring 30 of the Bucks' 67 points in the half. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@Bucks)

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo connected on 17 out of 24 shots from the field, scoring a brace of three-pointers
  • Dallas Mavericks' Luka Donic recorded his first triple-double of the season
  • The Philadelphia 76ers improved their league-leading record to 6-1 with a 118-101 victory over Charlotte Hornets

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Khris Middleton made 6-of-8 three-pointers. (Photo Credit: Instagram/@bucks)

  • Khris Middleton scored a game-high 31 points
  • Milwaukee Bucks relished a 138-99 blowout win against Golden State Warriors
  • Struggles continued for Warriors as they have been outscored by a combined 65 points in their first two games 

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Boston Celtics' Jayson Tatum (right) finished with 30 points but connected on just 12 of 28 shots from the floor. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@NBA)

  • The Boston Celtics recorded a 122-121 win over the Milwaukee Bucks in their opening game of the season
  • Boston forward Jayson Tatum scored a game-winning three pointer with 1.5 seconds left
  • Orlando Magic defeated Miami Heat 113-107

The currently reigning MVP is Giannis Antetokounmpo from Milwaukee Bucks, a very likely contender for 2020. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@NBA)

  • The Most Valuable Player (MVP) award was started in 1956
  • Over the years, the award has seen some of the greatest names in basketball as recipients
  • The 2019-2020 season, with the pandemic forcing a bifurcation of the league, has been challenging

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Giannis Antetokounmpo averaged 29.5 points and 13.6 rebounds per game this year. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@Giannis_An34)

  • Reportedly, Giannis Antetokounmpo's contract extension was worth $228 million
  • The 26-year-old won the season MVP honours and the defensive player of the year award this year
  • However, his dominance has not translated into championship success for the Bucks