Lopez too much for Bucks to handle, fall to Nets

MILWAUKEE (WITI)-- The Bucks fell for the 16th time this season, losing 90-82 to the Brooklyn Nets at the BMO Harris Bradley Center Saturday night. 

Milwaukee lead 40-39 at the half but the Nets' Brook Lopez was too much for the Bucks to handle in the 2nd half and ended the game with 32 points, 7 rebounds and 4 assists. Lopez effort helped the Nets to winning back to back games for the first time this season. The now sit at 6-14.

Bucks' O.J Mayo was strong with 22 points and John Henson was right behind him with 18 points and 7 rebounds.

Milwaukee now has the worst record in the Eastern Conference at 4-16. 

They head to Chicago to take on the Bulls on Tuesday.