NBA Game Summary - Golden State at Milwaukee
(Saturday, January 19th)
Final Score: Golden State 119, Milwaukee 99
Milwaukee, WI (Sports Network) - Al Harrington scored 27 points and the Warriors used a dominant third quarter to pull away for a 119-99 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks.
Andris Biedrins added 20 points and 10 rebounds for Golden State, which won for the fifth time in six games. Baron Davis tallied 19 points and eight assists in the victory, as the Warriors swept the season series with Milwaukee.
Michael Redd had 24 points for the Bucks, losers in four of their last five games. Andrew Bogut ended with 21 points and 10 rebounds in the loss.
Ahead by just one at the half, the Warriors pulled away by using a 41-22 scoring margin in the third quarter. That included 10 straight points to open the period, moving the lead to 63-52 less than two minutes into the period. Harrington had eight of those points.
A jumper by Yi Jianlian had Milwaukee within 78-70 with 3:07 left in the quarter, but the Warriors responded with an 8-2 spurt. Included in that was a technical foul on Bogut.
Golden State then expanded its lead to 94-74 after three quarters and cruised to the victory.
C.J. Watson had 13 points, while Stephen Jackson and Monta Ellis each had 12 for the Warriors, who shot 54.4 percent from the field.
Mo Williams ended with 19 points, eight boards and six assists for the Bucks.
Milwaukee led 27-22 after the opening quarter, with Redd closing the period with a three-pointer. Golden State rallied to grab a 44-41 edge midway through the second and held a 53-52 edge at the half.
Matt Barnes didn't play for the Warriors due to a mix-up. Barnes was inactive because he wasn't listed on either in inactive or active roster before the game, while teammate Mickael Pietrus was listed on both the active and inactive rosters. Pietrus also didn't play...Royal Ivey had 14 points and eight assists for the Bucks, while Yi had 11 points.
01/19 23:51:41 ET