Milwaukee Bucks Team Report – April 4
=== Milwaukee Bucks Team Report – April 4 ===
(Sports Network) – Milwaukee got back on the winning track on Sunday,
tallying a 106-102 victory over the struggling New York Knicks at the Bradley
Center. The Bucks snapped an eight-game losing streak with the win.
Michael Redd scored a game-high 32 points to help the Bucks to the victory.
Desmond Mason added 20 points for the Bucks, who last won on March 18 against
the Washington Wizards. Maurice Williams had 18 points, as Milwaukee also
ended a three-game slide at home and finished a four-game homestand 1-3.
Marcus Fizer came off the bench with 14 points, while Zaza Pachulia chipped in
10 points. Fizer has reached double-digits in scoring in 10 games this season.
Milwaukee shot 54.5 percent for the game, while limiting the Knicks to 42.2
percent shooting. The Bucks hit 2-of-5 (.400) from three-point range and 32-
of-36 (.889) from the free throw line. Milwaukee was outrebounded 43-32 in the
The Bucks improved to 21-16 at home, having won 11 of their last 17 at the
Bradley Center. Meanwhile, Milwaukee is just 7-29 on the road this season.
The Bucks (2-1) took the series after they split the first two games at
Madison Square Garden. Also, Milwaukee pushed its record to 23-8 when leading
after three quarters.
Milwaukee has a couple of days off before taking on the Boston Celtics at the
FleetCenter on Wednesday. The Bucks will host Charlotte Friday before heading
to Cleveland to battle the Cavaliers on Saturday.