Milwaukee Bucks Team Report – March 11
=== Milwaukee Bucks Team Report – March 11 ===
(Sports Network) – The Bucks registered a 94-80 win over the Atlanta Hawks at
the Bradley Center Wednesday night.
Keith Van Horn netted 23 points and grabbed 11 rebounds as he led the Bucks to
the win. Van Horn earned 13 of his points from the line in 14 attempts in the
win — the 11th in the last 13 for Milwaukee against the Hawks on its home
Michael Redd also had 23 for the Bucks in the winning effort. Toni Kukoc and
Joe Smith tacked on 10 points apiece in the contest.
The Bucks hit 40.7 percent of their shots, while drilling 32-of-36 shots from
the charity stripe. Milwaukee outscored the Hawks, 32-23, at the free throw
Damon Jones left the game due to back spasms with 3:13 to play in the contest.
He recorded nine points and dished out seven assists before his departure.
The home team has won 10 of the last 13 meetings in the series between the
Bucks and the Hawks.
Milwaukee is now tied with the New Orleans Hornets for the fourth spot in the
Eastern Conference. The Bucks are 6 1/2 games behind third place Detroit and 5
1/2 contests ahead of Cleveland and New York.
The Bucks have just one day off before returning to the court against the
Denver Nuggets at the Bradley Center Friday night. Milwaukee is in the midst
of a four-game homestand.