Sacramento 97, Milwaukee 90

Boxscore | Recap
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 8:00 PM
Location - Bradley Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Officials - #71 Rodney Mott, #22 Bill Spooner, #31 Scott Wall
Attendance - 14122

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Sacramento 25 28 22 22 97
Milwaukee 32 24 18 16 90

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Sacramento 18-52 9-27 9-25 W1
Milwaukee 28-42 19-18 9-24 L1

Recap

Marcus Thornton scored 27 points and Beno Udrih had 25 as the visiting Sacramento Kings defeated the Milwaukee Bucks 97-90 on Wednesday.

DeMarcus Cousins added 13 points and nine rebounds while Samuel Dalembert had 11 points and 12 rebounds for Sacramento (18-52).

Carlos Delfino had 30 points for Milwaukee (28-42), which fell three games behind the Indiana Pacers in the race for the final Eastern Conference playoff spot.

Thornton’s layup gave Sacramento an 86-81 lead with 5:46 remaining, but Milwaukee cut the margin to two points on three occasions, the final time coming when Delfino hit a 3-pointer to make it 92-90 with 1:10 remaining. Udrih hit three of four free throws and Thornton hit two free throws in the final 18 seconds for the Kings.

Andrew Bogut had 15 points and nine rebounds for Milwaukee.

Delfino scored 22 first-half points to help Milwaukee to a 56-53 halftime lead. Sacramento rebounded to take a 70-62 edge late in the third quarter but the Bucks responded with a 10-1 run to grab a one-point lead on Larry Sanders’ basket with 1:05 left in the quarter.

Top Game Performances

Sacramento   Milwaukee
Marcus Thornton 27 Scoring Carlos Delfino 30
Beno Udrih 6 Assists Brandon Jennings 6
Samuel Dalembert 12 Rebounds Andrew Bogut 9
Beno Udrih 9 Free Throws Made Luc Richard Mbah a Moute 3
Francisco Garcia 2 Steals Carlos Delfino 4
Samuel Dalembert 2 Blocks Larry Sanders 3

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Sacramento 97 44.6 3-11 20-27 21 47 4 9 15
Milwaukee 90 45.7 6-18 10-12 23 32 6 6 15

Upcoming Games

  • Milwaukee will play their next game on the road against New York. The Bucks have a W/L % of .393 after a win and .405 after a loss.
  • Sacramento will play their next game on the road against Indiana . The Kings have a W/L % of .118 after a win and .302 after a loss.
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