GIANNIS Antetokounmpo posted a double-double to lift the Milwaukee Bucks to a 117-113 victory over the Pelicans, who again could not provide support to Anthony Davis, on Tuesday in New Orleans (Wednesday, Manila time).
Antetokunmpo registered 24 points and 10 rebounds as the Bucks scored their second win in four games.
Jabari Parker had 21 points on 7 of 14 shooting, while rookie Malcolm Brogdon came off the bench to play 24 minutes and deliver 14 points on 6 of 10 shooting.
New Orleans remained winless in four outings even as Anthony Davis continued his fine play.
The Pelicans forward came up with 35 points in 37 minutes of play, and hauled down 15 rebounds.
Tim Frazier had 20 points on 7 of 12 shooting.