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Antetokounmpo scores 25, Bucks top Hornets 113-112

Giannis Antetokounmpo had 25 points, 18 rebounds and eight assists, and the Milwaukee Bucks spoiled the Charlotte Hornets' celebration of 30 years of basketball with a 113-112 victory in the season opener for both teams Wednesday night.

Hornets miss two attempts to win opener vs. Bucks (0:42)
Monk tracks down DiVincenzo to block floater (0:18)
Giannis drains acrobatic layup (0:19)
Middleton drives and winds for two (0:17)

Bobby Marks ESPN 

Milwaukee has gotten really good minutes from Ersan Ilayasova and Donte DiVincenzo so far in the first half. The rookie gives the Bucks a different dimension that they haven't had in the past. 19 points combined for the pair at the half.

Bobby Marks ESPN 

Milwaukee receives $18,321 in savings with Tim Frazier claimed by New Orleans. The Pelicans will now inherit the $1.5M non-guaranteed contract of the point guard. Waiving Troy Williams will cost New Orleans $34,183.

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Bobby Marks ESPN 

Washington luxury tax bill drops from $18.3M to $12.1M with the Jodie Meeks trade to Milwaukee. Milwaukee had a $3.38M trade exception (plus $100K) that was set to expire on Nov. 7. The Wizards will now create a $3.45M trade exception. Total savings for Washington on the trade is $9.6M in salary and luxury tax.

Associated Press
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Sources: Wizards trade guard Meeks to Bucks

The Wizards are trading guard Jodie Meeks, a future second-round pick and cash to the Bucks, league sources tell ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. The Bucks will waive Meeks.

Marc J. Spears The Undefeated 

Center Christian Wood has made the Bucks' roster after an impressive preseason, a source said.

Middleton hot from beyond the arc, Giannis with each assist (0:26)
The Greek Freak hammers it home with one hand (0:19)
Giannis posterizes, stares down and earns tech (0:25)
Giannis leads the way in 1st half with 24 (1:09)
Giannis travels coast-to-coast for two (0:25)
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Team Stats

Points Per Game113.07th
Rebounds Per Game57.0Tied-2nd
Assists Per Game26.07th
Points Allowed112.0Tied-17th

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2018-19101.000
2017-184438.537
2016-174240.512
2015-163349.402
2014-154141.500