Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/18/12
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MILWAUKEE -- On a night when the Milwaukee Bucks put forth one of their best offensive efforts of the season in a 117-113 over the New Orleans Hornets, Bucks head coach Scott Skiles was less than pleased with his team's defensive effort. Or, in his opinion, lack thereof. "Our defense was embarrassingly bad, pretty much from start to finish," Skiles said. "We played well offensively. We moved the ball like we always do. We scored. That was not an issue tonight. They played last night and right from the beginning had more energy than we did. We had offensive energy tonight but we just were not sharp at all." The lack of defensive attention led to New Orleans (3-5) shooting 53.2 percent from the field. Four Hornets, led by Anthony Davis' game-high 28 points -- the most of his brief, six-game career -- scored in double figures and New Orleans set a season high with 10 3-pointers on 21 attempts. In addition to Davis' scoring, Ryan Anderson had 20 points, Greivis Vasquez had 13 an...
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