Recap - Bucks Defeat New York 107-80
The battle between the Bucks and Knicks didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as New York was handed a 107-80 defeat on Tuesday at Bradley Center.
Milwaukee won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 197.5.
Milwaukee got 19 points from Brandon Jennings and another 17 points from Drew Gooden. Brandon Jennings contributed 6 assists, while Ersan Ilyasova cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
The Knicks got a 19-point performance from Amar'e Stoudemire, who was supported by 11 points from Wilson Chandler. Raymond Felton had 8 assists in a losing cause for New York, while Anthony Randolph grabbed 9 rebounds.
Milwaukee led at halftime, 64-43.
Milwaukee had a 45-34 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Milwaukee takes its act on the road to face Atlanta looking for another win. For New York, they head home to face Golden State.