NBA Game Summary - Charlotte at Milwaukee|
(Sunday, March 16th)
Final Score: Charlotte 101, Milwaukee 92
Milwaukee, WI (SportsNetwork.com) - Kemba Walker scored 21 points with eight
assists to help the Charlotte Bobcats take down the Milwaukee Bucks, 101-92,
Al Jefferson netted 20 points with seven rebounds and Gary Neal added 18 off
the bench for Charlotte, which has won four straight.
Brandon Knight finished with 21 points for Milwaukee, who lost for the fourth
time in a row. Ramon Sessions and Jeff Adrien scored 18 and 12 points,
respectively, in the setback.
Knight's 3-pointer with seven minutes left in the fourth gave the Bucks an
85-83 lead, but the visitors responded with a 9-2 run that Jefferson capped
with a hook shot at 5:04.
A John Henson hook shot cut the deficit to four, 94-90, with two minutes to
That's as close as the Bucks would get to snapping their losing skid as Walker
answered with a jumper before Neal knocked in a jumper to give the Bobcats a
"We struggled to get stops in the fourth quarter and they stretched the lead
out," Knight said.
Earlier, Sessions scored seven points during a 13-4 first quarter-ending run
that staked the Bucks to a 28-23 lead after 12 minutes.
Charlotte won every quarter from there, but trailed 50-46 at the break before
taking a 76-74 lead into the fourth.
"It was terrible out there. But we got going," Jefferson said of Charlotte's
Milwaukee fell to 15-3 at home all-time against Charlotte and are now 2-16 in
the second half of back-to-back games ... Charlotte shot a blistering 39-of-68
(57.4 percent) from the field, but allowed 20 points off 18 turnovers ... The
Bucks shot 37-for-89 (41.6 percent) from the field ... There were 12 lead
changes and eight ties.
03/16 22:06:45 ET