Milwaukee swept Denver in the regular-season series 2-0 with a 104-98 win on Monday night. Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 29 points to lead the Bucks.
Eric Bledsoe added 23, while Khris Middleton and Malcolm Brogdon each had 13 points. Brook Lopez tied Giannis with 10 rebounds for the team lead, while also scoring eight points.
Denver got five players into double figures, but Milwaukee turned a ten-point halftime deficit into a one-point lead after the third quarter, outscoring the Nuggets 32-21 in the third frame.