Milwaukee Bucks Team Report – November 20
=== Milwaukee Bucks Team Report – November 20 ===
(Sports Network) – Tim Thomas scored a game-high 25 points, but the Milwaukee
Bucks lost to the Denver Nuggets, 94-86, at the Pepsi Center on Wednesday.
Michael Redd had 24 points and seven rebounds for the Bucks, who lost for the
third time in four games.
Joe Smith had a double-double with 12 points and 11 rebounds, while Toni Kukoc
added 10 points in the loss.
Denver squandered a 19-point halftime advantage, and led just 72-67 heading
into the final period. Milwaukee hung tough, and pulled into an 81-81 tie on a
Redd basket with five minutes to play.
But the Nuggets went on a 11-2 run to effectively put the game out of reach,
and the Bucks couldn’t get closer than six the rest of the way.
Denver has dominated the Bucks at home, winning 27-of-33 all-time meetings in
It was also Milwaukee’s fourth loss in five meetings with Western Conference
teams this season.
The Bucks play Utah at the Delta Center on Friday night in the second contest
of a three-game road trip.