Boston Falls 105-98 to Bucks - Recap
|Boston Falls 105-98 to Bucks - Recap|
Milwaukee earned a 105-98 victory over Boston on Friday, getting 20 points from Zaza Pachulia at TD Garden.
Milwaukee won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 185.5.
Gary Neal had 14 points for Milwaukee and Nate Wolters chipped in with 14 points. Nate Wolters had 6 assists for the Bucks, while John Henson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Boston got 17 points from Brandon Bass in a losing cause and another 14 points from Gerald Wallace. Gerald Wallace contributed 4 assists for the Celtics, while Vitor Faverani had 18 rebounds.
The Bucks hit the break trailing 63-47 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Boston as they grabbed 52 boards, while Milwaukee only had 41.
Next game, Milwaukee takes its act home to face Toronto looking for another win. For Boston, they head on the road to face Detroit.