Milwaukee Bucks Team Report – March 24
=== Milwaukee Bucks Team Report – March 24 ===
(Sports Network) – The Bucks’ road woes continued on Wednesday night, when
they fell 116-108 to the Los Angeles Clippers at the Staples Center.
Michael Redd scored 31 points to lead the Bucks, who have dropped three
straight overall and five in a row against the Clippers in LA. Toni Kukoc
added 16 points in the loss, and Dan Gadzuric scored 15 with 11 rebounds.
Anthony Goldwire registered 13 points in the victory.
Redd, who the Bucks have freed up a load of money to re-sign in the offseason,
is posting 23.4 points per contest (11th-NBA) this season. The Ohio State
product is shooting 36.8 percent from three-point range, while nailing 44
percent from the field.
The Bucks shot just 41.8 percent from the field, including 5-of-12 (.417) from
three-point range. Milwaukee drained 37-of-47 (.787) from the free throw line
as well in the defeat. LA shot 58 percent for the game compared to Milwaukee’s
Milwaukee fell to 0-13 on the road against Western Conference teams this
season. The Bucks have registered just a 7-27 road mark on the year. Milwaukee
hasn’t won on the road since beating Charlotte 112-102 on Feb. 22 with an NBA
season-high 37 assists.
Milwaukee is 13th in the league in scoring (97.0 ppg), but just 19th in points
allowed (99.0). The Bucks own the league’s 23rd-best point differential
The Bucks, who are in the midst of a five-game road trip, will visit Golden
State on Friday and finish up in Utah on Saturday. Milwaukee will then return
home for four straight contests.