Advertisement

NBA GAME OF THE DAY

A 29-0 run carries Cavaliers past Bucks, 101-86

Delonte West scores 14 points during Cleveland's big first-half surge, and Milwaukee never recovers.

December 07, 2009

Milwaukee — Delonte West scored 14 of his season-high 21 points during a 29-0 first-half run Sunday, and the streaking Cleveland Cavaliers rolled to a 101-86 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks.

Cleveland's LeBron James had 14 points and 10 assists for his fourth consecutive double-double. After opening the season 3-3, the Cavaliers have gone 12-2 to improve to 15-5.

Former Bucks guard Mo Williams scored 13 points for the Cavaliers, Shaquille O'Neal had 10 points in 16 minutes, and Anderson Varejao added 12 rebounds.

Cleveland's big run straddled the first and second quarters and was the biggest scoreless streak in the NBA this season, according to research by STATS, LLC.

Bucks rookie Brandon Jennings scored 15 of his 24 points in the second half after Milwaukee was in a big hole.

The Bucks, who scored the game's first 11 points, trailed, 52-33, at the half and 75-57 heading into the fourth quarter.

-- associated press

Advertisement
Los Angeles Times Articles
|
|
|