In the match up of the two top teams in the NBA, LEBRON JAMES AND THE LOS ANGELES LAKERS took on GIANNIS ANTETOKUMPO and the MILWAUKEE BUCKS. the BUCKS led with as much as 19 points, while the LAKERS tried to make a come back in the second, GIANNIS and the BUCKS held it down until the buzzer to hand the LAKERS a loss to end their road trip.
Meanwhile, back in LOS ANGELES the HOUSTON ROCKETS paid a visit to the CLIPPERS. The exciting match up ended with 40 points and 10 rebounds double double for WESTBROOK, 35 points for PAUL GEORGE and more dramatic action, LOU WILLIAMS AND PATRICK BEVERLY ejected while the ROCKETS managed to take home a close victory
in other results the UTAH JAZZ picked up a win against the ATLANTA HAWKS, and SAN ANTONIO SPURS got a comfortable home win against the BROOKLYN NETS.