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Bucks rally for 91-88 victory over Celtics

  • Boston Celtics' Paul Pierce (34) tries to drive to the basket past Milwaukee Bucks' Larry Sanders (8) during the first half of an NBA basketball game on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

    Boston Celtics' Paul Pierce (34) tries to drive to the basket past Milwaukee Bucks' Larry Sanders (8) during the first half of an NBA basketball game on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

  • 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 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)

  • Boston Celtics head coach Doc Rivers reacts to a call during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks, Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

    Boston Celtics head coach Doc Rivers reacts to a call during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks, Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

  • Boston Celtics' Paul Pierce (34) is fouled by Milwaukee Bucks' Brandon Jennings while going up for a shot during the first half of an NBA basketball game on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

    Boston Celtics' Paul Pierce (34) is fouled by Milwaukee Bucks' Brandon Jennings while going up for a shot during the first half of an NBA basketball game on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

  • Boston Celtics' Paul Pierce, right, tries to drive past Milwaukee Bucks' Marquis Daniels during the first half of an NBA basketball game on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

    Boston Celtics' Paul Pierce, right, tries to drive past Milwaukee Bucks' Marquis Daniels during the first half of an NBA basketball game on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

  • Milwaukee Bucks head coach Scott Skiles reacts to a call during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Boston Celtics, Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

    Milwaukee Bucks head coach Scott Skiles reacts to a call during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Boston Celtics, Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

  • Boston Celtics' Paul Pierce (34) tries to drive to the basket past Milwaukee Bucks' Larry Sanders (8) during the first half of an NBA basketball game on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
  • 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)
  • Boston Celtics head coach Doc Rivers reacts to a call during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks, Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
  • Boston Celtics' Paul Pierce (34) is fouled by Milwaukee Bucks' Brandon Jennings while going up for a shot during the first half of an NBA basketball game on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
  • Boston Celtics' Paul Pierce, right, tries to drive past Milwaukee Bucks' Marquis Daniels during the first half of an NBA basketball game on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
  • Milwaukee Bucks head coach Scott Skiles reacts to a call during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Boston Celtics, Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

Bucks shoot down C’s

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 last 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.

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