Bucks Down Phoenix 98-94 - Match Report
Monta Ellis scored 24 points leading the Bucks to a 98-94 victory over Phoenix at US Airways Center on Thursday.
The Bucks were a 1-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 197.5.
Milwaukee got 19 points from Larry Sanders and another 16 points from Brandon Jennings. Monta Ellis contributed 6 assists, while Larry Sanders cleaned the glass with 15 rebounds.
Phoenix got 20 points from Shannon Brown in a losing cause and another 16 points from Luis Scola. Jared Dudley contributed 4 assists for the Suns, while Luis Scola had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Phoenix were victorious, as the score was 56-53 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Milwaukee as they grabbed 51 boards, while Phoenix only had 44.
Milwaukee looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Trail Blazers. The Suns will aim to get back on the winning track at Sacramento.