Celtics Fall 91-88 Against Milwaukee - Game Recap
|Celtics Fall 91-88 Against Milwaukee - Game Recap|
Milwaukee got 18 points from Larry Sanders en route to a 91-88 victory over Boston on Saturday at Bradley Center.
The match was decisive in favor of Milwaukee, but bettors saw the game push as the margin of victory was the same as the closing point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 195.5.
Monta Ellis had 17 points for Milwaukee and Ersan Ilyasova chipped in with 15 points. Monta Ellis had 7 assists for the Bucks, while Larry Sanders was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 16 boards.
The Celtics got a 19-point performance from Paul Pierce, who was supported by 18 points from Jeff Green. Jason Terry had 11 assists in a losing cause for Boston, while Brandon Bass grabbed 8 rebounds.
The Bucks hit the break trailing 48-47 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Boston as they grabbed 43 boards, while Milwaukee only had 42.
Milwaukee looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Hornets. The Celtics will aim to get back on the winning track vs Minnesota.