The Milwaukee Bucks scored the first 7 points of the game and built leads of 27
points in the second quarter and 32 points in the third. When the dust cleared, the Bucks pulled out a 99-85 win over the Indiana Pacers at the Bradley Center.
The Bucks took a 60-34 lead into the locker room at halftime. Brandon Jennings and Monta Ellis scored 16-points each to lead the Bucks. Sam Dalembert added 14 points 6 rebounds and 3 blocked shots. Bucks starters outscored the Pacers starters 62-33.
The Pacers shot just 37% for the game and lost their 5th straight on the road.
The last time the two teams met, Larry Sanders was ejected from a game at Bankers Life Fieldhouse after a melee broke out. Last night’s game was much quieter, although Bucks forward Larry Sanders did draw a flagrant 1 foul on a shot by Tyler Hansbrough.
The Bucks return to the BMO Harris Bradley Center again Saturday night when they face the New Orleans Hornets.