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Ersan Ilyasova scored 14 of his 18 points in the second half and the Milwaukee Bucks overcame a 27-point deficit in a stunning 93-92 win over the Chicago Bulls on Monday night.
Richard Hamilton scored a season-high 30 points for the Bulls but missed a shot at the buzzer that could have won it.
Ilyasova led a 31-4 second half-run as the Bucks snapped a nine-game losing streak to Chicago and prevented the Bulls from moving past Milwaukee into first place in the Central Division.
Ilyasova scored 12 points in the fourth quarter when Milwaukee outscored Chicago 30-12. Milwaukee played the entire fourth quarter with five reserves: Ilyasova, Epke Udoh, Beno Udrih, Mike Dunleavy and Doron Lamb.
John Henson, Udrih and Udoh all scored 11 points while Monta Ellis added 10. The Bucks hadn't beaten Chicago since April 6, 2010.
Hamilton was coming off a season-high 22 points in Chicago's 93-86 win at Milwaukee on Saturday. Kirk Hinrich added a season-best 17 points and six assists.
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ST. FRANCIS, Wis. -- When the Milwaukee Bucks started storming back Monday, minds of many within the United Center flashed back to three years prior.
On Dec. 9, 2009, Chicago blew a 35-point third quarter lead and fell to the Sacramento Kings, 102-98. Monday night, the Bucks trailed the Bulls by 27 in the third and rallied to win 93-92.
Together they are two of the most humiliating...
Drew Gooden is owed $6.68 million for this season and the two following seasons.
Tweet All summer long, Adidas has been releasing a web series chronicling Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose‘s return from an ACL injury. Here’s episode six, featuring Rose discussing his personality and that he’s going “all in” in his quest to return to the court this season: It’s hard not to pull for Rose to make a [...]
Drew Gooden has been on both sides of the rivalry between the Milwaukee Bucks and Chicago Bulls, so he decided to have a little fun with it.
The Bucks forward took to Twitter to offer two tickets to Monday night's game between the two teams in Chicago to the first person who sent him a picture of a Bulls jersey in a toilet.Ironically, the winner sent Gooden a picture of a Kirk...
The Milwaukee Bucks' reserves are playing with quite a bit of confidence.
That doesn't come at a good time for the New York Knicks, who are looking to snap a three-game losing streak on the road.
The Bucks try to keep things rolling on the heels of their huge comeback victory as the Knicks visit Wednesday night in a battle of first-place teams.
After coach Scott Skiles...
Saturday night, The Bulls faced off against the Bucks in Milwaukee and the Kings took on the Jazz at home. The Bulls have been struggling to find an identity in the absence of Derrick Rose. Carlos Boozer finally performed up to the expectations many had for him when he signed with the Bulls. Meanwhile [...]
In today's day and age, viewing parties have become the norm for major sporting events and restaurants/clubs have cashed in on them.A Chicago restaurant called "Arrow on Ogden's" will be hosting a special viewing in December of a Chicago Bulls game and legendary NBA forward Dennis Rodman will be attendance for the event.Here is just some of the details from the...
Luol Deng certainly seems to believe in his center, Joakim Noah.credit: media.giantbomb.com
Confidence is usually a good thing for professional athletes, and many never have a lack of it. Some athletes are borderline cocky, but hey, I guess you have to be if you’re one of the best in the world at what you do.
If you won’t toot your own horn in the NBA, there’s usually a teammate...
Milwaukee Bucks veteran forward Drew Gooden had an interesting way of giving out two free tickets to Monday's game against the Chicago Bulls. He awarded them via Twitter to the first follower who could tweet at him with a picture of a Bulls jersey in a toilet. Don't believe me? Here's proof:Via @Kruppsanity35 Via SportsbyBrooks.
Jimmy Butler has played his way into Tom Thibodeau's rotation over Marco Belinelli.
The Milwaukee Bucks had lost 9 in a row to the Chicago Bulls coming into Monday night. They were also on a three game losing streak for the season. Coming into the game, the Bucks had shot 10-62 from the three point line over the last three games. Ouch. For the first three quarters, it didn’t get any better for the Bucks. The Bulls play like grown men at the HighSchool open...
The Milwaukee Bucks haven't been able to beat the Chicago Bulls the past few seasons even with Brandon Jennings in the lineup for the majority of those contests.
Now, they may have to figure out how to do so without him.
Jennings' status is uncertain when visiting Milwaukee looks to avoid a 10th consecutive loss to Chicago and a fourth straight overall in the back end of...
Check it out:
First person that can twit pic me a Chicago Bulls jersey in the toilet will getmy tickets for tonight's game
— Drew Gooden (@DrewGooden) November 26, 2012I guess the Bulls fan started getting negative tweets from fellow fans, but had this great response:
2 every1 whos saying I shouldnt of done that.I wasnt about 2 put my Rose or Jordan jersey in there.If I had...
Carlos Boozer and Richard Hamilton scored 22 points apiece to lead the Chicago Bulls to a 93-86 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Saturday night, breaking a four-game losing streak.
The win by the Bulls was the ninth straight over the Bucks and the fifth straight at the Bradley Center. The last time Milwaukee beat Chicago was on April 10, 2010, in Chicago.
Boozer also grabbed...