Milwaukee Bucks Team Report – December 30
=== Milwaukee Bucks Team Report – December 30 ===
(Sports Network) – Michael Redd scored 29 points on 12-of-19 shooting to lead
the Milwaukee Bucks past the Orlando Magic, 111-105, at TD Waterhouse Centre.
Desmond Mason netted 21 points and Maurice Williams added 16 for Milwaukee,
which has won three in a row. Dan Gadzuric contributed 15 points and 14
rebounds, both season-highs, for the Bucks.
Hedo Turkoglu’s dunk with 9:33 remaining in the fourth quarter pulled Orlando
within 87-86. Mike James then nailed a three-pointer for Milwaukee to ignite a
9-3 spurt that gave the Bucks some breathing room at 96-89 with 4:24 left.
After the Magic cut the deficit to 97-93, Milwaukee scored the next five
points, including three by Gadzuric, to make it a nine-point game with only
1:04 remaining. Orlando did not threaten again.
Zaza Pachulia had nine points, 11 rebounds and six assists for the Bucks.
Milwaukee’s Joe Smith missed the game with a left groin strain.
Mason has scored in double-digits in 14 straight games. He is averaging 17.8
points and 3.5 rebounds in his last 10 contests.
The Bucks are off until Friday when they visit the Houston Rockets at the
Toyota Center. On December 18th, the Bucks crushed the Rockets, 115-87, at the