It may not have been a flashy play, but it has come to be expected from the Bucks' fifth-year forward. Spencer Hawes also scored 16 points on 6-of-7 shooting off the bench.
Serge Ibaka and Fred VanVleet added 11 apiece for Toronto, which is 8-2 in its last 10 games and has the second-best record in the Eastern Conference behind Boston. DeMar DeRozan had 11 in the loss. Jabari Parker (left knee surgery) and Mirza Teletovic (pulmonary emboli) are out for the Bucks. Toronto is an NBA-best 14-1 at home.
With Damian Lillard out of the line-up, Portland Trail Blazers shooting guard CJ McCollum scored a game-high 32 points with eight assists and six rebounds to lead his team past the Chicago Bulls 124-120 after overtime.
Tamar Braxton claims estranged husband impregnated another woman
This latest news of Vince's arrest is interesting as Tamar's mom Evelyn Braxton has accused him of physically abusing Tamar. Well, now we know a little bit more about that Christmas Day arrest of Vincent Herbert that we reported on this morning .
Happy New Year: The Raptors are 3-2 overall in games played on New Year's Day, including 2-0 when hosting at the Air Canada Centre. He made three three-pointers in the 12 minutes and was one point off the all-time franchise record for points in a quarter, set two seasons ago by Lowry.
Giannis Antetokounmpo has made plays like this look like an easy dunk due to his unique length and body frame that allows him to take just a dribble or two to get to the rim from the perimeter. Toronto was on the road for January 1 last season, defeating the Los Angeles Lakers 123-114 at Staples Centre. Khris Middleton finished with 18 points in the entertaining rematch between first-round playoff opponents from last season, a series Toronto won in six.
Eric Bledsoe and Giannis Antetokounmpo led the way for Milwaukee with 29 and 25 points, respectively, with Antetokounmpo also accounting for nine rebounds and seven assists.
Chinese buying drives surge in United States crude exports
Dubai and Oman crude oil prices are respectively $61.84 and $61.90 per barrel, indicating an upswing of 63 and 57 cents. China-bound exports averaged 180,000 barrels a day from January to September, about 14 times the year-earlier level.
Getting familiar: After Monday's first meeting against the Bucks, the two teams will meet again on Friday, Jan. 5, this time in Milwaukee.
In the 10-game stretch that began Monday, Toronto will face elite teams - Golden State, Cleveland and San Antonio - along with surprising Detroit, red-hot Chicago with a road game against the Bucks thrown in.
Iran condemns Trump tweet on economic protests
He said the Iranian people have proved over the last 40 years that they are resolute in defeating the oppressors of their time. Teheran now sells its oil on the global market and has signed deals for tens of billions of dollars of Western aircraft.