The Milwaukee Bucks had little to show for their attempts to improve in late-game situations this season.
Until they took on San Antonio.
Michael Beasley scored a season-high 28 points in place of an ill Giannis Antetokounmpo, and the Bucks rallied to beat the Spurs 109-107 on Tuesday night.
Milwaukee erased a six-point deficit in the final five minutes to snap San Antonio’s nine-game home win streak.
“We were owed this game,” said Jabari Parker, who had 22 points and seven rebounds. “We’ve had so many opportunities when we let (them slip) out of our hands, but this game really got us over that hurdle that we’ve been asking for the past two months.