For the second time in recent months, fans were evacuated out of a Milwaukee Bucks game to the sound of blaring fire alarms.
On their way to an NBA Championship last season, a fire alarm forced everyone to exit Milwaukee’s Fiserv Forum following a Bucks win over the Brooklyn Nets during the playoffs. With the Bucks looking to defend their title, their preseason opener against the Grizzlies was cut short as a fire alarm again forced an evacuation, this time at the FedExForum in Memphis.
The nationally televised game on TNT returned from a commercial break for the start of the fourth quarter. But with the Bucks leading Memphis 87-77, play-by-play voice Kevin Harlan informed