PORTLAND, ORE (WSAU) Ersan Ilyasova and Brandon Jennings had big games as the Milwaukee Bucks won for the fifth time in seven games under interim coach Jim Boylan.
Jennings scored 30 points and had eight assists, while Ilyasova scored 27 to go with 14 rebounds in a 110-104 win at Portland Saturday night.It was the fifth straight loss for the Trailblazers.
Ilyasova hit 10-of-13 shots from the field and all three attempts from beyond the arc. The Bucks started strong and led the rest of the way. The Bucks were up by 16 with less than four minutes to go when the Blazers started a rally that just fell short.
Milwaukee center Larry Sanders was ejected for arguing with an official in the third period. The Bucks record improves to 20-17.They host Philadelphia on Tuesday night.