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Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo (34) in action during an NBA basketball game in Paris, Friday, Jan. 24, 2020. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)

PARIS (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo had 30 points and 12 rebounds and the NBA-leading Milwaukee Bucks beat the Charlotte Hornets 116-103 on Friday night in the first NBA regular-season game in France.

Milwaukee improved to 40-6 with its eighth straight victory. The Bucks have the best 46-game start in franchise history. They were 39-7 in 1970-71 when they went on to win the NBA championship.

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