The Washington Wizards had a chance to take the season series against the Milwaukee Bucks with a win. Instead, they were routed. The Wizards fell to the Bucks 95-76, in a game that wasn't as close as the score indicated.
Brandon Jennings had 23 points and John Salmons added 22 to lead the Bucks, who broke the game open quickly in the third quarter. They went on a 15-4 run to close the quarter, taking a 75-52 lead after three quarters. The Bucks' win moved them to within two and a half games of eighth-place Indiana in the Eastern Conference.
Jordan Crawford led the Wizards with 22 points off the bench. The Wizards ended the game shooting just 37.6 percent from the field, 2-12 from three-point range and just 10-19 from the free-throw line. They also lost Andray Blatche to a shoulder injury early in the game.