The battle between the Bucks and Bobcats didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Charlotte was handed a 112-92 defeat on Friday at Time Warner Cable Arena.
Milwaukee won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 7-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 203.5.
Luc Richard Mbah a Moute had 20 points for Milwaukee and Ersan Ilyasova chipped in with 15 points. Beno Udrih had 8 assists for the Bucks, while Drew Gooden was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.
Charlotte got 29 points from Gerald Henderson in a losing cause and another 13 points from Derrick Brown. Kemba Walker contributed 7 assists for the Bobcats, while Tyrus Thomas had 7 rebounds.
The Bucks hit the break leading 52-40 before taking care of business in the second half.
Milwaukee had a 47-37 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Milwaukee looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Pacers. The Bobcats will aim to get back on the winning track at New Jersey.