RSS Feeds

Jennings, Ellis lead Bucks past Warriors, 103-93

Sunday - 3/10/2013, 3:24am  ET

Milwaukee Bucks' Monta Ellis, right, drives against Golden State Warriors' Klay Thompson during the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, March 9, 2013, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

AP Sports Writer

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Monta Ellis dazzled off the dribble. He wowed with his midair acrobatics. At one point, he even banked in a 3-pointer, then mouthed a few words at Golden State Warriors co-owners Joe Lacob and Peter Guber sitting courtside.

"It just feels like I'm at home," Ellis said.

Ellis had 26 points, five assists and five rebounds against his previous team to help the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Warriors 103-93 on Saturday night. The former fan favorite teased and pleased a sellout crowd of 19,596 inside Oracle Arena behind a new undersized backcourt teammate that matched his every move and more.

Brandon Jennings added 31 points and 10 assists, and J.J. Redick finished with 15 points and seven assists while hitting some big shots late to carry the Bucks (31-29) to their fifth win in six games.

"I loved it," said Ellis, who shot 10 of 19 from the field. "I was here 7
Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.