Extra Pass: Cavs welcome East-leading Bucks to town

Published December 21, 2022, 4:00 PMJC Ansis

Two of the Eastern Conference's best teams collide tomorrow when the Bucks visit the Cavaliers.

What's up with the Bucks?

The Milwaukee Bucks are the kings in the East with a 22-8 record, eight of those wins coming on the road.

Milwaukee is coming into this matchup fresh off a win over the New Orleans Pelicans. Giannis Antetokounmpo again led the charge with 42 huge points and 10 rebounds. Brook Lopez added 30 to help the Bucks overcome a 37-point performance from Jonas Valanciunas.

What's up with the Cavs?

The Cavaliers, who are currently third in the East, are enjoying a four-game winning streak. Their latest win came at the expense of the Utah Jazz.

Donovan Mitchell spearheaded the Cavs' balanced attack against his former team with 23 points. Six other players finished in double figures for Cleveland, like Jarrett Allen who had a 20-11 stat line.

Season series

Milwaukee has the upper hand against Cleveland, up 2-0 in their four-game season series. The Bucks won both games at home 113-98 and 117-102. Last season, the Cavs took three of the four games.

Where to watch

Catch all the action from the Bucks-Cavs game tomorrow live at 8:00 AM on NBA League Pass.