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Rozier, Ball lead Hornets to back-to-back wins vs. Bucks

Charlotte Hornets guard LaMelo Ball (2) brings the ball upcourt while guarded by Milwaukee...
Charlotte Hornets guard LaMelo Ball (2) brings the ball upcourt while guarded by Milwaukee Bucks forward Khris Middleton (22) during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Monday, Jan. 10, 2022. (AP Photo/Jacob Kupferman)(Jacob Kupferman | AP)
Published: Jan. 10, 2022 at 10:43 PM EST
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — LaMelo Ball hit the go-ahead basket with 15 seconds left, Terry Rozier scored 27 points and the Charlotte Hornets beat the NBA champion Milwaukee Bucks for the second time in three nights, 103-99.

Ball scored 18 of his 23 points in the second half, and Miles Bridges added 17 points and 11 rebounds for the Hornets, who have won six of eight games and improved to 12-5 at home.

Khris Middleton had 27 points and 11 assists, and Giannis Antetokounmpo added 26 points, 13 rebounds and eight assists for the Bucks, who also lost 114-106 to the Hornets on Saturday night.

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