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MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Ersan Ilyasova scored 26 points, including a critical putback in the final minute, and the Milwaukee Bucks held on for a 119-114 victory over the New York Knicks on Friday.
Brandon Jennings and Mike Dunleavy added 25 points each for the Bucks, who were coming off a last-second loss at home to Chicago on Wednesday.
Amar'e Stoudemire had 27 points and 11 rebounds for the Knicks, who have lost four straight and seven of their past 10. Carmelo Anthony had 22 points, while Jeremy Lin had 20 points and 13 assists, with four steals and five turnovers.
The game had some significance to the Eastern Conference playoff picture. The Knicks came into the game holding on to the No. 8 playoff spot in the East, with the Bucks three games behind. Milwaukee's win cuts the deficit to two.
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MILWAUKEE -- The past three weeks have undoubtedly been the best stretch in the young career of Bucks forward Ersan Ilyasova.
The 24-year-old Turkey native and 2005 second-round pick has posted seven double-doubles in his last 10 games. Ilyasova had a 29-point, 25-round game in New Jersey on Feb. 19, and against the Bulls on Wednesday scored a career-high 32 points.
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Taking on the Bucks in Milwaukee on Friday night, the Knicks' simply couldn't end Steve Novak's homecoming on a high note.In Novak's first game back in his hometown since becoming a bit of a household name, the Knicks let the Bucks' offense torch them, falling by a final score of 119-114.After struggling earlier in the week, losing to contending teams, the contest...
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Ersan Ilyasova had 31 points and 12 rebounds, Drew Gooden added 21 points and the short-handed Milwaukee Bucks beat Toronto 105-99 on Sunday night, their sixth straight victory over the Raptors.
Mike Dunleavy scored 19 points, including the go-ahead 3-pointer in the fourth quarter, as the Bucks survived a final period that included seven lead changes to win their second straight...
A big week by Ersan Ilyasova has given the short-handed Milwaukee Bucks a lift.
If his last visit to New Jersey was any indication, Ilyasova could be in for another big night Monday.
Ilyasova will try to help the Bucks win their 10th straight against the host Nets, who could be without Deron Williams.
Despite being seven games below .500, Milwaukee (17-24) is within one game of...
The Milwaukee Bucks (16-24) beat the New York Knicks (18-22) 119-114, tonight at the Bradley Center in Milwaukee, WI.
Another bad loss for New York as their losing streak extends to four games and ther are now two games up on the Bucks and Cavs for the 8th seed.
This spells trouble for the Knicks as they have to turn this around or they might not make the playoffs this season....
A visit to Toronto might provide the Milwaukee Bucks with an excellent opportunity to end their current road skid and win back-to-back games for the first time in a month.
The Bucks look to snap a four-game road losing streak with a sixth straight win over the Raptors on Sunday night.
In order to move into playoff position in the Eastern Conference, Milwaukee (16-24) must find...