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Nets get im­por­tant win over Bucks

hit the tiebreak­ing 3-pointer with 84 sec­onds re­main­ing Satur­day as the vis­it­ing Brook­lyn Nets en­hanced their play­off chances with a dra­matic 133-128 vic­tory over the league-lead­ing Mil­wau­kee Bucks.

Har­ris was among eight play­ers in dou­ble fig­ures for Brook­lyn, and his fi­nal points snapped a 128-128 dead­lock.

With 1:28 left, off-bal­ance jumper in the lane, but grabbed the re­bound and tapped it out to

at the top of the key. LeVert then quickly dished it to Har­ris, who re­leased the un­con­tested 3-pointer from the right wing be­fore could ro­tate de­fen­sively. Af­ter Har­ris made his clutch shot, Mil­wau­kee’s

missed two free throws with 1:15 left, and Dud­ley seized the re­bound of the sec­ond.

With 59.1 sec­onds re­main­ing, Rus­sell made a crafty move to get around for­mer Brook­lyn cen­ter

and pushed the lead to 133-128 by hit­ting a missed an

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