Recap - Bucks Defeat Portland 116-94
|Recap - Bucks Defeat Portland 116-94|
Milwaukee cruised to victory on Saturday, running Portland out of the gym and running up a 116-94 score at Bradley Center.
Milwaukee won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 205.5.
Brandon Jennings had 21 points for Milwaukee and Beno Udrih chipped in with 21 points. Monta Ellis had 7 assists for the Bucks, while Ersan Ilyasova was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.
The Trail Blazers got a 21-point performance from LaMarcus Aldridge, who was supported by 14 points from Wesley Matthews. Raymond Felton had 10 assists in a losing cause for Portland, while Joel Przybilla grabbed 10 rebounds.
The Bucks hit the break trailing 63-54 before taking care of business in the second half.
Milwaukee had a 49-33 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Milwaukee heads into a battle against the Thunder. Portland, meanwhile, will have their next action against Houston.