Pacers easily roll past Bucks in ‘home game’ in Evansville

Julyan Stone and the Pacers gave fans in Evansville a lot to cheer about against the Bucks.

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EVANSVILLE, Ind. — Indiana outscored Milwaukee 49-12 over the final 17 minutes of the first half, going into the break with a 62-31 lead and cruising from there to a 101-83 preseason victory over the Bucks.

Rodney Stuckey led the Pacers with 21 points. Giannis Antetokounmpo had 20 points, six assists and five rebounds in 24 minutes for Milwaukee.

PACERS: Paul George (illness) got the night off. … Stuckey was 4-for-4 from 3-point range. … Jeff Teague scored 15 points and Lavoy Allen finished with 12 points and 11 rebounds. … Al Jefferson grabbed 10 rebounds, all defensive, in 21 minutes.

BUCKS: Jabari Parker, John Henson and Michael Carter-Williams each scored 11 points. … The Bucks were plus-12 when Henson was on the floor.

UP NEXT: Indiana (3-1) hosts former coach Frank Vogel and Orlando on Friday.