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Williams' layup helps Clippers edge Bucks 128-120 in OT

LOS ANGELES (AP) Montrezl Harrell left his diamond-studded Energizer bunny necklace at home.

But not the zest it represents. He always has plenty of that.

Harrell scored 26 points off the bench, Lou Williams hit a driving layup with .3 seconds remaining in overtime and the Los Angeles Clippers edged the Milwaukee Bucks 128-116 on Saturday.

''They're a top team in the whole league playing phenomenal basketball,'' Tobias Harris said. ''We kept fighting and found a way.''

Harrell provided the Clippers' energy in the second half, when he alternately dived for loose balls, barreled his way to the basket and wagged his index finger after blocking a shot.

He had nine rebounds and made 8 of 11 free throws.

''I come in here every night just looking to give my team the extra boost and that extra push to just will us to win the game,'' Harrell said.

At halftime, coach Doc Rivers lectured Harrell about his lack of defense.

''He turned it around,'' Rivers said. ''His energy was infectious.''

Williams was just 5 of 15 from the floor with 10 assists. Rivers decided to stay with him in the closing seconds.

''These type of guys are different,'' Rivers said. ''They think every miss means they're closer to making 10 in a row.''

Giannis Antetokounmpo's running dunk tied it at 126 with a minute left.

Rookie Shai Gilgeous-Alexander missed a pullup jumper for Los Angeles, but he blocked Eric Bledsoe's driving floater. Williams grabbed the rebound and scored from the right side.

After a timeout, Boban Marjanovic stole Antetokounmpo's inbounds pass as time expired, sending the Bucks to just their third loss in 12 games.

''Offensively, I felt kind of weird going down in the fourth quarter and overtime because we've been blowing teams out this year,'' said Antetokounmpo, who had 27 points and 18 rebounds.

Bledsoe's 3-pointer tied it at 119 with six seconds remaining. Danilo Gallinari's potential winning shot for Los Angeles missed at the buzzer, sending both teams to their first overtime of the season.

''I've got to do a better job of making better reads, especially down the stretch,'' Bledsoe said. ''Knowing when to attack, knowing when to pass. I was really indecisive.''

Patrick Beverley had 21 points for Los Angeles, and Harris finished with 20 points and 11 rebounds.

The Clippers blew a 15-point lead early in the second. The Bucks fought back with seven 3-pointers - Brook Lopez hit four - and they outscored Los Angeles 37-20 to take a 64-62 lead into halftime.

TIP-INS

Bucks: Lopez tied his career high with six 3-pointers. ... They have lost three in a row to the Clippers.

Clippers: Gallinari's consecutive free throw streak ended at 55 when he missed a technical foul shot in the third quarter. He came up just short of the franchise record of 58 set by Jamal Crawford in 2012. ... Rivers said he has a house under construction in Malibu, where wildfires have forced evacuations of the celebrity enclave. He said he's more concerned about the affected residents than his own project. ... G Avery Bradley (left ankle sprain) missed his third straight game and F Luc Mbah a Moute (sore left knee) sat out his eighth in a row.

MOMENT OF SILENCE

There was a moment of silence to remember the victims of the recent bar shootings in Thousand Oaks. Both teams wore black T-shirts with ''Enough'' on the front and the names of the 12 people shot to death on the back.

''There can only be so many prayers and thoughts that can go out,'' Harris said. ''Action has to be taken.''

HE SAID IT

''We're a blacktop team. We're a team that should have been playing outside with chain nets.'' - Rivers on his team's toughness.

UP NEXT

Bucks: Visit Denver on Sunday in the second game of a back-to-back. The Bucks haven't won there since March 20, 2010.

Clippers: Host the Warriors on Monday night in the first of four meetings.

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Key Players
G. Antetokounmpo
34 PF
T. Harris
34 SF
33.6 Min. Per Game 33.6
20.7 Pts. Per Game 20.7
1.9 Ast. Per Game 1.9
8.7 Reb. Per Game 8.7
53.9 Field Goal % 51.4
52.9 Three Point % 51.2
70.1 Free Throw % 82.6
  Bad pass turnover on Giannis Antetokounmpo, stolen by Boban Marjanovic 0:00
+ 2 Lou Williams made driving layup 0:00
  Defensive rebound by Lou Williams 0:13
  Eric Bledsoe missed floating jump shot, blocked by Shai Gilgeous-Alexander 0:15
  Defensive rebound by Brook Lopez 0:36
  Shai Gilgeous-Alexander missed jump shot 0:40
+ 2 Giannis Antetokounmpo made dunk 1:00
  Defensive rebound by Giannis Antetokounmpo 1:03
  Danilo Gallinari missed jump shot, blocked by Giannis Antetokounmpo 1:06
+ 2 Tobias Harris made jump shot 1:39
  Personal foul on Ersan Ilyasova 1:46
Team Stats
Points 126 128
Field Goals 47-105 (44.8%) 46-99 (46.5%)
3-Pointers 16-46 (34.8%) 14-34 (41.2%)
Free Throws 16-23 (69.6%) 22-27 (81.5%)
Total Rebounds 63 60
Offensive 15 10
Defensive 37 44
Team 11 6
Assists 31 26
Steals 11 6
Blocks 8 6
Turnovers 17 17
Fouls 26 19
Technicals 2 2
27 PTS, 18 REB, 4 AST
12 PTS, 5 REB, 10 AST
1234OTT
away team logo Bucks 9-3 244020357126
home team logo Clippers 7-5 332927309128
Team Stats
away team logo Bucks 9-3 118.1 PPG 50.3 RPG 26.3 APG
home team logo Clippers 7-5 115.3 PPG 46.2 RPG 22.4 APG
Key Players
G. Antetokounmpo PF 25.9 PPG 13.1 RPG 6.0 APG 57.5 FG%
M. Harrell PF 15.3 PPG 6.8 RPG 1.6 APG 63.8 FG%
Top Scorers
G. Antetokounmpo PF 27 PTS 18 REB 4 AST
M. Harrell PF 26 PTS 9 REB 1 AST
44.8 FG% 46.5
34.8 3PT FG% 41.2
69.6 FT% 81.5
Starters MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO PF FG 3PT FT OREB DREB FPTS +/-
G. Antetokounmpo 41 27 18 4 5 2 6 5 11/19 0/2 5/11 4 14 54 -10
M. Brogdon 37 23 4 3 0 0 1 1 8/16 1/6 6/6 2 2 32 -6
B. Lopez 37 20 4 2 2 3 0 1 6/12 6/12 2/2 0 4 33 +10
E. Bledsoe 34 15 5 5 2 1 3 2 6/16 2/7 1/2 2 3 30 0
K. Middleton 28 14 3 5 1 0 5 6 6/13 2/4 0/0 0 3 23 -1
Starters MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO PF FG 3PT FT OREB DREB FPTS +/-
G. Antetokounmpo 41 27 18 4 5 2 6 5 11/19 0/2 5/11 4 14 54 -10
M. Brogdon 37 23 4 3 0 0 1 1 8/16 1/6 6/6 2 2 32 -6
B. Lopez 37 20 4 2 2 3 0 1 6/12 6/12 2/2 0 4 33 +10
E. Bledsoe 34 15 5 5 2 1 3 2 6/16 2/7 1/2 2 3 30 0
K. Middleton 28 14 3 5 1 0 5 6 6/13 2/4 0/0 0 3 23 -1
Bench MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO PF FG 3PT FT OREB DREB FPTS +/-
P. Connaughton 25 10 5 5 0 1 0 2 3/8 2/6 2/2 3 2 26 +23
J. Henson 10 8 2 4 1 1 1 3 3/4 2/3 0/0 0 2 19 -9
E. Ilyasova 23 5 7 1 0 0 0 3 2/7 1/2 0/0 4 3 14 -3
D. DiVincenzo 15 4 2 0 0 0 1 1 2/7 0/3 0/0 0 2 5 -17
T. Snell 11 0 2 2 0 0 0 2 0/3 0/1 0/0 0 2 6 +3
M. Dellavedova - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
S. Brown - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
C. Wood - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T. Maker - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
D. Wilson - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T. Duval - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. Morris - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 261 126 52 31 11 8 17 26 47/105 16/46 16/23 15 37 242 -10
Starters MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO PF FG 3PT FT OREB DREB FPTS +/-
P. Beverley 30 21 5 3 0 0 1 3 7/11 5/8 2/2 1 4 31 -4
T. Harris 37 20 11 1 2 1 4 1 8/16 2/5 2/2 0 11 32 +3
S. Gilgeous-Alexander 39 16 6 4 1 3 2 3 5/13 2/3 4/4 1 5 32 +6
D. Gallinari 40 13 8 3 0 0 1 3 4/15 1/7 4/5 2 6 26 -4
M. Gortat 19 6 4 2 0 0 2 3 3/5 0/0 0/0 0 4 12 +1
Starters MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO PF FG 3PT FT OREB DREB FPTS +/-
P. Beverley 30 21 5 3 0 0 1 3 7/11 5/8 2/2 1 4 31 -4
T. Harris 37 20 11 1 2 1 4 1 8/16 2/5 2/2 0 11 32 +3
S. Gilgeous-Alexander 39 16 6 4 1 3 2 3 5/13 2/3 4/4 1 5 32 +6
D. Gallinari 40 13 8 3 0 0 1 3 4/15 1/7 4/5 2 6 26 -4
M. Gortat 19 6 4 2 0 0 2 3 3/5 0/0 0/0 0 4 12 +1
Bench MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO PF FG 3PT FT OREB DREB FPTS +/-
M. Harrell 32 26 9 1 0 1 3 2 9/12 0/0 8/11 6 3 35 -2
L. Williams 32 12 5 10 1 0 2 0 5/15 1/3 1/1 0 5 36 +6
M. Scott 15 9 4 1 1 1 1 3 3/7 3/7 0/0 0 4 16 +1
T. Wallace 12 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 2/4 0/0 1/2 0 1 8 +1
S. Thornwell 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0/1 0/1 0/0 0 1 0 +2
L. Mbah a Moute - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
A. Bradley - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. Motley - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
A. Delgado - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
B. Marjanovic - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
M. Teodosic - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. Robinson - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 259 128 54 26 6 6 17 19 46/99 14/34 22/27 10 44 228 +10