Bucks rally for 91-88 victory over Celtics

Bucks rally for 91-88 victory over Celtics
December 1, 2012, 11:15 pm
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Milwaukee Bucks' Ersan Ilyasova, left, knocks the ball away from Boston Celtics' Brandon Bass during the first half of an NBA basketball game on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)


MILWAUKEE (AP) Larry Sanders had 18 points, 16 rebounds and five blocked shots, and the Milwaukee Bucks rallied for a 91-88 victory after the Boston Celtics scored the first 17 points of Saturday night's game.

Monta Ellis had 17 points and seven assists for the Bucks, while Ersan Ilyasova added 15 points and five rebounds. Brandon Jennings had a big 3-pointer in the fourth quarter.

Paul Pierce paced the Celtics with 19 points, and Kevin Garnett added 17 points and seven boards.