December 19, 2014

Bucks drop 9th straight

The Milwaukee Bucks losing skid has reached 9 games after falling to the Detroit Pistons 113-94 in Auburn Hills, Michigan.

Former Bucks guard Brandon Jennings made four straight three-pointers in the first quarter to get the Pistons (6-8) out in front right from the start.  Detroit went un a 21-0 run late in the first quarter and led by 20 points after one.

Jennings finished with 15 points and 13 assists for the Pistons, who led by as many as 34 points in the 3rd quarter.

All five Pistons starters and a pair of reserves scored in double figures, led by Rodney Stuckey’s 17 points off the bench.

John Henson had 15 points to lead the Bucks in a reserve role.  Brandon Knight made his first start of the season, scoring 8 points, but also committed 6 turnovers in 21 minutes.