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Bucks beat Nets Wednesday at Bradley Center

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Bucks beat Nets Wednesday at Bradley Center
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The Milwaukee Bucks came from behind in the second half Wednesday to beat the winless New Jersey Nets 99-85 at the Bradley Center.

The Nets shot 53 percent in the first half, and were up by seven at the break.

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But Milwaukee started the third quarter with a 15-0 run and New Jersey fizzled out and shot just 24 percent in the second half.

The Nets only dressed eight players for the second straight night due to a rash of injuries.

Chris Douglas-Roberts had a career-high 31 points and 10 rebounds, as New Jersey dropped to 0-12.

Andrew Bogut had 21 points and 11 rebounds for the Bucks. And Carlos Delfino had 21 points, six assists, and four rebounds.

Brandon Jennings, who scored eight of Milwaukee's 15 points in their third-quarter run, finished with 19.

Ersan Ilyasova started in place of forward Luc Richard Mbah a Moute, who sat out with a sprained left foot.

The Bucks are now 6-3 overall, and 4-1 on their six-game home-stand, which will they'll wrap up Friday against Charlotte.

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