Milwaukee 117, New Orleans 113

Boxscore | Recap
Saturday, November 17, 2012 8:30 PM
Location - BMO Harris Bradley Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Officials - #45 Brian Forte, #68 Marat Kogut, #49 Tom Washington
Attendance - 14731

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
New Orleans 27 31 33 22 113
Milwaukee 25 35 31 26 117

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
New Orleans 3-5 2-3 1-2 L3
Milwaukee 6-2 3-2 3-0 W3

Recap


Bucks 117, Hornets 113: Brandon Jennings and Monta Ellis had 22 points and nine assists apiece as host Milwaukee held on for its third straight victory.

Mike Dunleavy contributed 17 points and nine rebounds while Samuel Dalembert added 15 and eight for the Bucks, who won for just the second time in 13 meetings with the Hornets.

Rookie Anthony Davis scored a game-high 28 points and grabbed 11 rebounds, Ryan Anderson scored 20 points and Greivis Vasquez chipped in 13 and 11 boards for New Orleans, which has lost three in a row.

Down by four with 8:52 remaining in the second quarter, Milwaukee went on a 17-3 run to take a 48-38 lead. Dunleavy (six) and Marquis Daniels (five) combined for 11 points during the burst.

New Orleans answered with a 20-8 spurt for a 58-56 edge, and the lead changed numerous times until a 3-pointer by Jennings with 9:50 left in the fourth put the Bucks ahead for good. Anderson's 3-pointer with 4.7 seconds to play got the Hornets within two, but Ellis sank a pair of free throws with 3.7 remaining to seal the win.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Dunleavy was 5-of-12 from the field, including 4-of-7 from beyond the arc. ... Davis made 10 of 14 shots after going 6-of-21 over his previous two games. ... The Bucks have scored at least 60 points in the first half in each of their last three contests.

Top Game Performances

New Orleans   Milwaukee
Anthony Davis 28 Scoring Monta Ellis 22
Greivis Vasquez 11 Assists Monta Ellis 9
Anthony Davis 11 Rebounds Mike Dunleavy 9
Anthony Davis 8 Free Throws Made Monta Ellis 6
Roger Mason Jr. 2 Steals Brandon Jennings 4
Al-Farouq Aminu 1 Blocks Larry Sanders 3

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
New Orleans 113 53.2 10-21 21-22 32 36 2 4 20
Milwaukee 117 46.2 13-25 18-24 28 41 4 9 12

Upcoming Games

  • Milwaukee will play their next game on the road against Charlotte. The Bucks have a W/L % of .600 after a win and 1.000 after a loss.
  • New Orleans will play their next game at home against New York. The Hornets have a W/L % of .250 after a win and .500 after a loss.
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