Milwaukee Bucks coach Scott Skiles thought his team played at a “different level” in Monday nights 102-78 win over the Los Angeles Clippers at the Bradley Center.
Carlos Delfino finished with 26 points, 21 from beyond the 3-point line as the Bucks (21-33) pulled away in the fourth quarter, outscoring the road-weary Clippers 31-13.
The Bucks top defensive player, Luc Richard Mbah a Moute bottled up Clippers forward Blake Griffin, holding the Clippers big man to 19 points and 12 rebounds.
The Bucks shared the ball and passed it quickly, which led to many open shots and they finally got some to fall.
The Bucks finished strong despite Andrew Bogut fouling out. Jon Brockman’s 11-point performance helped the Bucks.
Milwaukee hosts Denver on Wednesday night before taking 5-days off for the all-star break.