MILWAUKEE (AP) A game-winning buzzer-beater by Khris Middleton gave the young Milwaukee Bucks a lift.
The team has been struggling since the All-Star break but remains in playoff contention. Middleton's 3 to beat Miami on Tuesday ended a six-game losing streak and gave Milwaukee a 2 1/2-game cushion over the Heat for the sixth spot in the Eastern Conference playoff race.
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago
Talk about dreams coming true.
With nine seconds left on the game clock, the Bucks were trailing 86-88 to Miami. The Bucks had the ball, missed on a lay-up, fought to keep the rebound when the ball landed in the hands of Khris Middleton.
Middleton launched a desperation three-pointer that found its way to the bottom of the net.
Check out this miracle three and the Bucks rushing...
Khris Middleton saves the day at the buzzer to give the Milwaukee Bucks a dramatic win over the visiting Miami Heat. Not a bad way to end a 5 for 17 night from the field. The Bucks are now 2.5 games up on the Heat for the sixth spot in the eastern conference.
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Khris Middleton hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer as the Milwaukee Bucks snapped a six-game losing streak with an 89-88 comeback victory over Miami on Tuesday night in a key game for the sixth spot in the Eastern Conference playoff race.
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