Playing for his new team for the first time since being traded from Golden State 3-days ago, Monta Ellis scored 18 points, and added 4 rebounds and 4 assists to help the Milwaukee Bucks rout the Warriors 120-98 at Golden State on Friday night.
The Bucks won their 5th straight and improved to 20-24 on the season. They remain tied with the New York Knicks for the 8th spot in the Eastern Conference playoff chase.
Mike Dunleavy Jr. led the Bucks with 24 points. Luc Richard Mbah a Moute added 22 points and 17 rebounds, playing in place of Ersan Ilyasova who was sidelined by illness. Mbah a Moute was a perfect 7 for 7 from the field in the first half.