The Milwaukee Bucks enter the all-star break after winning their 30th game of the season, 111-103 over the Sacramento Kings at the BMO Harris Bradley Center on Wednesday night.
The Bucks (30-23) won their sixth straight home game and doubled their victory total of 15 from a season ago. They became the first team in league history to accomplish that feat before the break.
O.J. Mayo led the Bucks with 21 points. Brandon Knight had 20, Khris Middleton 15 points and 10 rebounds, Giannis Antetokounmpo 13 points and seven rebounds and center John Henson added 12 points, five blocks and four rebounds.
DeMarcus Cousins had 28 points, 19 rebounds and five assists for the Kings. Sacramento’s Tyrone Corbin wraps up his stint as interim coach. He’ll be replaced after the break by former Bucks head coach George Karl.
The Bucks reached 30 wins by the all-star break for the first time since the 1990-91 season. Last season they were 9-43 at the break.
The Bucks have 29 more games to play following the all-star break.