Ellis scores 28 to lead Bucks over 76ers 94-92

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Monta Ellis scored 28 points, Brandon Jennings added 21 and the Milwaukee Bucks rallied in the fourth quarter for a 94-92 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night.

Samuel Dalembert had 17 points and 14 rebounds for the Bucks, who ended a four-game losing streak. Milwaukee heads into the All-Star break with a four-game lead over the 76ers for the eighth and final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference.

Evan Turner had 20 points for Philadelphia, while Spencer Hawes added 19 points and nine rebounds. Jrue Holiday had 16 points and 12 assists for the Sixers.

Milwaukee didn't take its first lead until about 9:20 remained when Ellis converted a baseline floater to put the Bucks up 78-77.

AP-WF-02-14-13 0348GMT


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