NBA Game Summary - Philadelphia at Milwaukee
(Saturday, February 24th)
Final Score: Milwaukee 109, Philadelphia 90
Milwaukee, WI (Sports Network) - Maurice Williams and Michael Redd scored 26 points apiece as the Milwaukee Bucks crushed the Philadelphia 76ers, 109-90, at the Bradley Center.
Charlie Bell added 13 points for the Bucks, who snapped a seven game losing streak. Ruben Patterson also netted 13 points and dished out a career-high 10 assists for Milwaukee which shot 12-of-25 from the three-point range.
Andre Iguodala registered 22 points and Samuel Dalembert added 15 for the 76ers, who have lost two straight and five of their last six games. Willie Green scored 11 points and Andre Miller recorded 10 points and 11 assists for Philadelphia, which committed 21 turnovers.
A Charlie Villanueva trey sparked a 14-1 run to open the fourth quarter as Milwaukee took control of the game, extending the lead to 93-69 with 7:38 left to play.
Philadelphia never threatened the rest of the way.
Milwaukee opened the game with a 11-3 burst, capped by a Brian Skinner hook shot. The 76ers responded with a 13-0 run, highlighted by an Iguodala alley- oop dunk.
Philadelphia led 24-19 after the first quarter.
The 76ers scored the first seven points of the second stanza putting them ahead, 31-19, early in the session. The Bucks answered by outscoring Philadelphia 28-15 the rest of the quarter and took a 47-46 edge into the intermission.
The Bucks closed the third period with a 15-8 surge, highlighted by two Williams triples to take a a 79-68 lead heading into the final quarter.
Philadelphia shot 51.4 percent while Milwaukee shot 52.6 percent from the field...Charlie Bell extended his double-digit scoring streak to 19 games...This was the third and final meeting between the clubs this year. Milwaukee won the season series 2-1.
02/24 23:23:06 ET