Milwaukee 102, Washington 81

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, December 30, 2011 8:30 PM
Location - Bradley Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Officials - #30 Tony Brown, #43 Dan Crawford, #72 Kevin Cutler
Attendance - 17065

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Washington 24 17 26 14 81
Milwaukee 36 29 13 24 102

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Washington 0-3 0-1 0-2 L3
Milwaukee 2-1 2-0 0-1 W2

Recap


Brandon Jennings scored 22 points for his third consecutive 20-point effort to lead the Milwaukee Bucks to a 102-81 victory over the visiting Washington Wizards on Friday.

Ersan Ilyasova had 16 points, Carlos Delfino scored 15 points, Mike Dunleavy tallied 13 points and Andrew Bogut had 13 points and 15 rebounds as the Bucks (2-1) won their second straight game.

Jordan Crawford scored 24 points for the Wizards (0-3).

Washington trailed by 24 points at halftime but crept to within 11 on a layup by Andray Blatche with 5:39 to play. Milwaukee responded with an 8-0 spurt and Jennings scored the final two baskets as the Bucks reasserted control.

The Bucks led by 26 points early in the third quarter before Washington went on a 15-3 run to cut its deficit to 70-56 on Crawford’s 3-pointer with 5:05 left in the quarter. Milwaukee’s lead was 11 entering the final period.

Rashard Lewis scored 14 for the Wizards, who shot just 35.3 percent. John Wall had just six points on 1-of-9 shooting and Nick Young went just 1-of-10 from the field for three points.

The Bucks shot 61.5 percent in the first half en route to a 65-41 halftime advantage. Milwaukee finished at 53.4 percent.

Top Game Performances

Washington   Milwaukee
Jordan Crawford 24 Scoring Brandon Jennings 22
John Wall 7 Assists Brandon Jennings 5
Andray Blatche 10 Rebounds Andrew Bogut 15
Rashard Lewis 5 Free Throws Made Mike Dunleavy 5
Ronny Turiaf 2 Steals Jon Leuer 2
John Wall 3 Blocks Andrew Bogut 3

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Washington 81 35.3 7-18 14-19 19 35 5 9 14
Milwaukee 102 53.4 8-20 16-25 26 50 7 5 20

Upcoming Games

  • Milwaukee will play their next game on the road against Denver. The Bucks have a W/L % of 1.000 after a win and .500 after a loss.
  • Washington will play their next game at home against Boston. The Wizards have a W/L % of .000 after a win and .000 after a loss.
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