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Sanders scores career-high 24, Bucks rout Bobcats

Tuesday - 4/2/2013, 12:33am  ET

Milwaukee Bucks' Larry Sanders, right, grabs a rebound over Charlotte Bobcats' Josh McRoberts during the first half of an NBA basketball game Monday, April 1, 2013, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Tom Lynn)

Associated Press

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Larry Sanders' latest career night led to a big scoring night for the Milwaukee Bucks.

Sanders had a career-high 24 points and 13 rebounds as Milwaukee cruised to a 131-102 victory over the Charlotte Bobcats on Monday night for the Bucks' highest total in more than four years.

"It's working out pretty well," said Sanders, who had set his previous career scoring high of 21 on Thursday in a win over the Los Angeles Lakers. "I am just trying to stay active. My teammates are doing a great job of finding me down there, trusting me to finish plays, and I'm shooting the ball when I'm open."

Monta Ellis had 19 points, a career-high 14 assists and six steals to help Milwaukee pull 1
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