Salmons, Bucks topple Hawks

Salmons, Bucks topple Hawks

John Salmons scored 32 points to lift the Milwaukee Bucks over the Atlanta Hawks 98-95 on Monday night.

Milwaukee couldn't cover as 6-point home favorites, while the teams played OVER the 191-point total set by oddsmakers.

Carlos Delfino added 23 points and nine rebounds for the Bucks, who got 18 points and eight assists off the bench from Luke Ridnour in the win.

Joe Johnson had 27 points and six boards for Atlanta, while reserve Jamal Crawford netted 21 points for the Hawks.