Chairman Yi Leads Bucks To Win

Rookie Yi Jianlian scored a season-high 29 points, grabbed ten rebounds and Michael Redd added 27 points to help the Milwaukee Bucks outlast the road-weary Charlotte Bobcats 103-99 tonight.

The game was delayed 15 minutes after the Bobcats needed nearly eleven hours to get to Milwaukee after their flight left Charlotte this morning. After several diversions and a refueling stop, the team finally landed in Chicago and took a bus to the arena, arriving 60 minutes before the scheduled tip-off.

Yi hit his first 12 shots while playing a season-high 42 minutes.

Jason Richardson scored a season-high 30 points for the Bobcats before fouling out late in the fourth. Emeka Okafor and Raymond Felton scored 17 points apiece, Gerald Wallace added 15 and Nazr Mohammed 14.


WEAU 13 NEWS 1907 S. Hastings Way Eau Claire, WI 54701 By Phone: Main Number (715) 835-1313 and (715) 832-3474. Tip Line (715) 839-WEAU - (715) 839-9328 Sports Line (715) 852-1537
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 12778577 - weau.com/a?a=12778577
Gray Television, Inc.