Bucks ride huge third quarter to victory over Cavaliers
Jabari Parker plays 31 minutes, going 7 for 17 and finishing with 18 points. AP

GIANNIS Antetokounmpo led the way as the Bucks used a huge third quarter to beat the Cleveland Cavaliers, 118-101, on Tuesday in Milwaukee (Wednesday, Manila time).

The Bucks came up with 34 points in the third quarter while holding the Cavaliers to just 20, and cruised to their seventh victory in 15 outings.

Antetokounmpo scored 34 points, making 13 of 19 field goal attempts as the Bucks notched their second straight win after beating the Orlando Magic.

Jabari Parker was the only other starter to score in double digits with 18.

Michael Beasley came off the bench to play 26 minutes, scoring 17 points on 7 of 10 shooting.

The Cavaliers saw their win streak end at four.

LeBron James scored 22 points on 8 of 16 shooting, while Kyrie Irving came up with 20 markers.

Kevin Love had 13 points, making 3 of 10 field goal attempts.

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