Milwaukee, WI (Sports Network) - Al Horford scored the go-ahead basket with
5.9 seconds remaining, capping a fourth-quarter comeback that lifted the
Atlanta Hawks to a 103-102 decision over the Milwaukee Bucks from the Bradley
Both Horford and Jeff Teague finished with 23 points for the Hawks, who
trailed by 10 points with 6 1/2 minutes remaining before outscoring Milwaukee
by a 20-9 margin the rest of the way. Horford added 11 rebounds on the night,
and Atlanta also received big efforts from Devin Harris and Josh Smith to
notch its fourth victory in five games.
Harris poured in 21 points on 7-of-11 shooting, with Smith pulling down 13
rebounds to go along with 15 points.
J.J. Redick scored 16 points in his Milwaukee debut, but the trade-deadline
acquisition's presence wasn't quite enough to prevent the slumping Bucks from
a third straight defeat and seventh setback in their last eight tilts.
Ersan Ilyasova paced Milwaukee with 19 points, with Larry Sanders amassing 12
points and 19 rebounds in a losing cause.
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