Giannis Antetokounmpo leads balanced attack as Bucks edge Pistons to avoid winless preseason
Giannis Antetokounmpo led the Bucks to their first win in their final preseason game. AP

GIANNIS Antetokounmpo scored 17 points, grabbed six rebounds and handed out six assists as the Milwaukee Bucks (1-3) avoided a winless preseason with a 107-103 win over the Detroit Pistons on Friday (Saturday, Manila time).

Avery Bradley and Andre Drummond were brilliant for visiting Detroit (2-3). Bradley scored 26 points on 11-for-17 shooting, and Drummond finished with 18 points, 22 rebounds and seven assists.

PISTONS: Tobias Harris scored 13 points and Boban Marjanovic added 10. ... Detroit got outscored 48-27 from 3-point range.

BUCKS: Khris Middleton and Mirza Teletovic each scored 14. ... Milwaukee used 14 players — 13 of them scored (rookie of the year Malcolm Brogdon was the exception) and all 14 got at least one rebound. 

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