NBA Game Summary - Milwaukee at Memphis
(Wednesday, December 27th)
Final Score: Milwaukee 112, Memphis 96
Memphis, TN (Sports Network) - Michael Redd and Andrew Bogut each poured in 20 points as the Milwaukee Bucks rolled past the Memphis Grizzlies, 112-96, at FedExForum.
Bogut added seven rebounds while Redd added five boards and four assists for the Bucks, who extended their season-high winning streak to six games.
Maurice Williams netted 18 points and dished out six assists while Ruben Patterson contributed 19 points, six boards and five helpers off the bench in the win for Milwaukee.
The Bucks shot 49 percent from the floor and were 9-of-16 from beyond the arc.
Pau Gasol netted a game-high 29 points for the Grizzlies, who have lost five straight. Mike Miller had 18 points on 7-of-17 shooting from the field in the loss.
Holding a 10-point lead, the Bucks went on a 16-2 run in the third quarter to take a 80-58 advantage and put the Grizzlies away early. Williams had five points during the stretch including a three-pointer while Bogut and Patterson each donated four points during the surge.
Memphis managed to outscore the Bucks 31-29 in the final quarter, but it wasn't enough to make things close.
Leading by four points at the end of the opening quarter, Milwaukee outscored Memphis 29-22 in the second stanza to take a 54-43 lead into halftime.
Redd had a tremendous first half for the Bucks netting 14 points while Bogut added 10.
Gasol did his part to keep the Grizzlies in the contest, scoring 20 points in the first two quarters of action.
Charlie Bell had 11 points for the Bucks...Milwaukee hit 15-of-19 shots from the charity stripe...Dahntay Jones had 13 points for the Grizzlies...Memphis shot 48 percent from the floor and just 19 percent (4-of-21) from three-point range.
12/27 22:45:33 ET