NBA Preview from The Sports Network
Monday, March 13th (All times eastern)
Atlanta Hawks (20-40) at Milwaukee Bucks (30-32), 8 p.m.
(Sports Network) - The Atlanta Hawks and Milwaukee Bucks attempt to get back on the winning track tonight, as the clubs square off at the Bradley Center.
This is the third meeting of the season between the teams. In the two previous contests, Milwaukee defeated the Hawks twice at Philips Arena.
The Bucks have won four in a row in this series. Atlanta has lost three straight and 12 of its last 13 contests at Milwaukee.
Milwaukee plays the middle contest of a three-game homestand. On Saturday, Elton Brand totaled 22 points, 10 rebounds and six assists, as the Los Angeles Clippers held on to beat the, 106-98, at the Bradley Center.
Michael Redd scored a game-high 32 points and grabbed seven rebounds, while Charlie Bell netted 15s off the bench and Jamaal Magloire contributed 13 points and 10 boards in the loss to the Clippers for the Bucks, who have lost five straight home games for the first time since 2000.
The Bucks are 17-14 at the Bradley center this season.
Atlanta plays the first of a brief two-game road trip. On Saturday, Luol Deng scored 21 points to lead the Chicago Bulls over the Hawks, 95-90, at Philips Arena.
Al Harrington finished with a game-high 32 points and 10 boards in the loss to Chicago for the Hawks, who have dropped three of their last four games overall. Joe Johnson netted 22, while Josh Smith posted 11 points and 10 rebounds in defeat.
The Hawks, who will visit the New York Knicks on Wednesday at Madison Square Garden, are a dismal 7-22 on the road this season.
The Bucks are scheduled to host Atlanta on April 15th at the Bradley Center in the fourth and final meeting of the campaign between the squads.
03/13 10:26:02 ET