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We were missing some guys and the bench had to come up big,” said Terry, who had only nine 3-pointers for the season before adding three Saturday night. “I can still come in and be a spark,” he said. “At this age you find ways to help your team if you’re on the court.”Milwaukee stayed ahead by hitting 13 of 20 shots in the fourth quarter, winning for the eighth time in 10 games.Mario Hezonja led Orlando with 23 points. Evan Fournier added 20, and Shelvin Mack had 19.Khris Middleton had 21 points, nine rebounds and seven assists for Milwaukee.The Bucks (31-24) won for the sixth straight time in the second game of a back-to-back.ADVERTISEMENT Read Next The Magic (18-37) missed 14 straight 3-point shots and saw their three-game winning streak broken.“We were right there the whole game,” said D.J. Augustin, who missed all four of his threes. “I felt like we could have pulled away at the end, but Jason Terry came in and hit some big shots, like he’s been doing his whole career.”Mack made all six of his shots in the first half in leading Orlando to a 54-50 halftime lead. But after Mack made a 3-pointer midway through the second quarter, Orlando missed 16 of its next 17.Hezonja scored nine of Orlando’s first 11 points, and a couple of free throws by Augustin with 3:31 left in the second quarter gave the Magic a nine-point lead, the biggest for either team until the Bucks matched it in the fourth quarter.VOGEL ENCOURAGEDThe Magic’s failure to win a fourth straight game for the first time since December of 2015 did not discourage coach Frank Vogel. “This is the standard of how we want to play. We want to build an extra-pass culture with a competitive spirit on the defensive end,” Vogel said. It takes time for this stuff to develop but it looks pretty good right now.”TIP-INSBucks: C John Henson did not play because of a sore right hamstring. … F Jabari Parker, who has played 71 minutes in four games since returning from a knee injury, was inactive for the second game of a back-to-back. … The Bucks are 9-3 in the second game of back-to-backs.Magic: Four days after scoring a career-high 34 points against Cleveland, F Jonathon Simmons had nine on 4-for-14 shooting. … F Aaron Gordon (seven games, strained left hip flexor) and C Nikola Vucevic (21 games, fractured left hand) are expected to return soon.UP NEXTBucks: Host Atlanta on Tuesday night.Magic: At Chicago on Monday night. 2 ‘newbie’ drug pushers fall in Lucena sting Brace for potentially devastating typhoon approaching PH – NDRRMC Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Slow and steady hope for near-extinct Bangladesh tortoises LATEST STORIES Globe Business launches leading cloud-enabled and hardware-agnostic conferencing platform in PH A couple of 3-pointers by the 40-year-old Terry put the Bucks ahead to stay late in the third quarter, although the game stayed close until Antetokounmpo’s three-point play made it 107-100 with 45.7 seconds left.“I’m not sure a lot of teams have a guy like Giannis,” Milwaukee coach Joe Prunty said. “You can go up and down the stat sheet and you know it’s going to be filled.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSWATCH: Drones light up sky in final leg of SEA Games torch runSPORTSLillard, Anthony lead Blazers over ThunderSPORTSMalditas save PH from shutoutThe 6-foot-11 forward had a modest game by his standards, compiling five rebounds, five assists and a couple of blocks.But the Bucks might not have won without the contribution of Terry, who put them ahead to stay with a couple of 3-pointers late in the third quarter. MOST READ Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo (34) dunks the ball in front of Orlando Magic forward Jonathon Simmons (17) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)ORLANDO, Fla. — The Milwaukee Bucks got what they have come to expect from 23-year-old Giannis Antetokounmpo and an unexpected boost from 40-year-old Jason TerryAntetokounmpo scored 32 points and Terry came off the bench to score 11 points in the second half in the Bucks’ 111-104 victory over the Orlando Magic on Saturday night.ADVERTISEMENT
Mumbai’s Lasith Malinga claimed five as Mumbai beat Delhi by eight wickets in the Indian Premier League match at the Ferozeshah Kotla on Sunday. Score | PhotosLike Delhi, Mumbai too lost their opener early in the second over with Davy Jacobs falling to Morne Morkel on 1. Mumbai were 1/1 at the stage. Post that Sachin Tendulkar and Ambati Rayudu decided to forge a partnership. The two had put 30 runs for the second wicket when Rayudu (14) got run out on the first ball of the seventh over. Mumbai were 31/2 at the stage.Rayudu was the last wicket to fall for the visitors as Sachin Tendulkar (46 not out) and Rohit Sharma (27 not out) went on to score the home run for the team in the 17th over and Mumbai won the match by eight wickets.Delhi inningsMumbai’s Lasith Malinga claimed five as Delhi were all out for 95 in 17.4.Delhi captain Virender Sehwag won the toss and elected to bat in his home ground. But, it wasn’t the kind of start he would have liked as Delhi lost early wickets with Mumbai’s Sri Lankan import Lasith Malinga claiming two wickets in the space of one ball in the second over.First a fine yorker from Malinga saw David Warner walk back on 1 in the second over and then new man Unmukt Chand came and went with – bowled Malinga 0 written against his initials in the scoreboard.There was more to come as captain Virender Sehwag in a bid to hike the run rate after a maiden over got run out on 19 in the fifth over when Delhi were batting on 27.advertisementWith three wickets down, Mumbai went for the kill right away and the next man to fall was Australian Aaron Finch. The last ball of the seventh over had him top-edging a Harbhjan Singh ball to keeper Ambati Rayudu on 8.Post those early setbacks Naman Ojha and Venugopal Rao forged a 42-run partnership before Ojha fell to opposition spinner Ali Murtaza on 29 in the 15th over and Delhi lost their fifth wicket on 82/5. And a few minutes after Ojha had reached the dug out that new man Irfan Pathan too followed. He was short of his crease when keeper Rayudu removed his stumps and he was run out on a duck. Delhi were 82/6 at the stage.Then Malinga, who had done early damage, came around to do some more damage by claiming Venugopal Rao (26) in the 16th over. And Delhi were down to 88/7. But Malinga being Malinga, was hungry for more and after two ball he bowled Morne Morkel.Finally, he claimed Ashok Dinda to end Delhi’s innings on 95 in the 18th over. Surprisingly, of the five scalps he took on the day four were clean bowled.