Milwaukee Falls 100-91 to Celtics - Recap
Paul Pierce went off for 25 points and added 9 rebounds leading Boston over Milwaukee, 100-91, on Thursday at Bradley Center.
Boston was the ATS victor, as they covered the 4-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 199.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Boston got 16 points from Kevin Garnett and another 13 points from Mickael Pietrus. Rajon Rondo contributed 14 assists, while Brandon Bass cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
The Bucks got a 19-point performance from Brandon Jennings, who was supported by 16 points from Carlos Delfino. Monta Ellis had 7 assists in a losing cause for Milwaukee, while Ersan Ilyasova grabbed 14 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Milwaukee were victorious, as the score was 58-56 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Milwaukee as they grabbed 49 boards, while Boston only had 47.
Boston looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the 76ers. The Bucks will aim to get back on the winning track at Charlotte.