Milwaukee Bucks open Summer League tournament play with win over San Antonio Spurs
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By Jordan Treske

LAS VEGAS, NV – JULY 12: (Photo by David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

The Milwaukee Bucks toppled the San Antonio Spurs in overtime Thursday night in Las Vegas to move on in this year’s NBA Summer League tournament.

In what has been a rare occurrence over recent years, the Milwaukee Bucks took home an overtime win in this year’s Summer League tournament against the San Antonio Spurs, winning 83-75.

The Bucks got off to an early lead in the opening minutes of the night, which forced the Spurs to regroup. After the Bucks struggled with a scoring drought not long after that, however, the door propped open for the Spurs to catch up to the Bucks before Milwaukee came back to life to take a 18-13 lead after one.

While the Spurs were looking to make headway in the opening minutes of the second quarter, the Bucks eventually put a stop to it by crafting a run of their own, which went up as high as 10 at the 2:30 mark of the period.

Leading 46-38 coming out of halftime, the Bucks got off to a rocky start, which the Spurs capitalized on to make it a two possession game nearly two minutes into the third...



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