By Eric Fischer
The Milwaukee Bucks were able to keep pace in the Eastern Conference playoff picture with a much-needed win, defeating the Atlanta Hawks 122-117. Giannis Antetokounmpo led the Bucks with 33 points and 12 rebounds. The Bucks shot 48% from the floor and 44% behind the arc in the win while forcing 19 Hawks turnovers. Milwaukee remains the 7 seed from Miami with just a half-game separating the two teams. The Bucks trail the 76ers by 1.5 games for the 6 seed and travel to Cleveland to play LeBron James and the Cavaliers on Monday.