NBA: Giannis Antetokounmpo drops 40 points, Milwaukee knocks off Charlotte

Game recap
Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 40 points, Grayson Allen had 16 points, as Milwaukee Bucks defeated Charlotte Hornets, 127-125, on Dec 2, 2021. LaMelo Ball scored 36 points for Charlotte Hornets.
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Milwaukee Bucks

PLAYER Pts Reb Ast MIN 2M-2A 3M-3A FG% 1M-1A 1% Or Dr Reb Ast To Stl Blk Fo Pts +/- Eff
Giannis Antetokounmpo
Giannis Antetokounmpo
40 12 9 38 14-20 1-4 62.5% 9-13 69.2% 3 9 12 9 6 1 0 3 40 4 43
Khris Middleton
Khris Middleton
21 6 5 33 2-10 4-8 33.3% 5-5 100.0% 1 5 6 5 1 0 0 3 21 4 19
Grayson Allen
Grayson Allen
16 7 2 30 3-4 3-5 66.7% 1-2 50.0% 1 6 7 2 2 2 0 4 16 1 21
Jrue Holiday
Jrue Holiday
11 4 7 38 4-8 1-3 45.5% 0-0 - 0 4 4 7 1 2 1 3 11 -5 18
Pat Connaughton
Pat Connaughton
11 2 3 27 1-2 3-6 50.0% 0-0 - 0 2 2 3 0 2 0 2 11 3 14
George Hill
George Hill
11 3 0 28 2-3 1-4 42.9% 4-4 100.0% 0 3 3 0 2 1 0 1 11 9 9
Bobby Portis
Bobby Portis
10 7 1 26 4-8 0-3 36.4% 2-2 100.0% 3 4 7 1 1 1 0 3 10 -6 11
DeMarcus Cousins
DeMarcus Cousins
7 4 1 15 2-3 1-2 60.0% 0-0 - 1 3 4 1 0 1 0 1 7 9 11
Rodney Hood
Rodney Hood
0 0 1 6 0-0 0-1 0.0% 0-0 - 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -9 0
Thanasis Antetokounmpo
Thanasis Antetokounmpo
0 0 0 1 0-0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Milwaukee Bucks
127 45 29 240 32-58 14-36 48.9% 21-26 80.8% 9 36 45 29 13 10 1 20 127 10 146
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Charlotte Hornets

PLAYER Pts Reb Ast MIN 2M-2A 3M-3A FG% 1M-1A 1% Or Dr Reb Ast To Stl Blk Fo Pts +/- Eff
LaMelo Ball
LaMelo Ball
36 5 9 41 4-7 8-15 54.5% 4-4 100.0% 1 4 5 9 7 3 1 4 36 2 37
Kelly Oubre
Kelly Oubre
25 2 1 31 4-5 5-9 64.3% 2-3 66.7% 0 2 2 1 3 1 0 4 25 -4 20
Miles Bridges
Miles Bridges
22 9 1 35 6-7 3-11 50.0% 1-2 50.0% 0 9 9 1 4 0 2 4 22 -2 20
Gordon Hayward
Gordon Hayward
18 3 5 32 4-9 1-2 45.5% 7-7 100.0% 1 2 3 5 0 1 2 1 18 4 23
Terry Rozier
Terry Rozier
10 3 8 38 2-4 1-6 30.0% 3-3 100.0% 0 3 3 8 0 3 1 2 10 2 18
P.J. Washington
P.J. Washington
9 10 4 36 1-2 2-7 33.3% 1-2 50.0% 1 9 10 4 1 0 1 4 9 -5 16
Jalen McDaniels
Jalen McDaniels
5 4 1 23 1-2 1-1 66.7% 0-0 - 0 4 4 1 1 0 2 2 5 5 10
Ishmael Smith
Ishmael Smith
0 0 1 3 0-0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -5 1
Nick Richards
Nick Richards
0 0 0 1 0-0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -7 0
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Charlotte Hornets
125 36 30 240 22-36 21-51 49.4% 18-21 85.7% 3 33 36 30 16 8 9 21 125 -10 145

Boxscore glossary

Basketball stats abbreviations

  • MIN: Minutes played
  • 2M-2A: Two-points field goal made, attempted
  • 3M-3A: Three-points field goal made, attempted
  • FG%: Field goal percentage
  • 1M-1A: Free throws made, attempted
  • 1%: Free throw percentage
  • Or: Offensive rebounds
  • Dr: Defensive rebounds
  • Reb: Total rebounds
  • Ast: Assists
  • Stl: Steals
  • Blk: Blocks
  • Fo: Personal fouls
  • Pts: Points scored
  • Eff: Efficiency

If a player records double digits in a game in two of the PTS, REB, AST, STL or BLK statistics, he has a double-double. If he does it in three of this categories, he has a triple-double. If he does it in four categories he has a quadruple-double. Having a triple-double is considered as having a great game. Quadruple-doubles are extremely rare. Having one constitutes an historical performance. The last NBA player to record a quadruple double is David Robinson: it happened on February 17, 1994