Golden State’s 112-89 win over Indiana on Thursday night gave the Milwaukee Bucks the 2018-19 NBA Central Division title. But the Bucks are hoping to lock up the top spot in the Eastern Conference and are limping to the finish line.
The Bucks are dealing with a number of injuries and their lead over Toronto is just two games for the best record in the Eastern Conference with 10 games left to play. The Bucks to hold the tie-breaker advantage with the Raptors, which means their lead is actually three games.
Injuries have seen the Bucks go 5-5 in their last 10 games. Seven players, including superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo, sat out with injury during Wednesday’s loss at Cleveland. [Read more…]