Milwaukee Bucks defeat Charlotte Bobcats, 98-88

Forward Luc Richard Mbah a Moute gave the Milwaukee Bucks a big lift off the bench in their 98-88 victory over Charlotte in their home opener Saturday night at the Bradley Center.

Mbah a Moute, who was sidelined with an ankle sprain late in the preseason and early last week, played 35 active minutes and finished with nine points and nine rebounds.

"I thought he was very good," coach Scott Skiles said. "He looked like himself. He stabilized things. He comes in with hi...

Brandon Jennings tripled his pleasure in the Milwaukee Bucks' home opener Saturday night, but he was happiest about the team's first victory.

Jennings posted the first triple-double of his NBA career with 20 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists in the Bucks' 98-88 victory over the Charlotte Bobcats before a crowd of 16,519 at the Bradley Center.

And it was a better-flowing game for the Bucks as they bounced back from a stumbling effort in Minnesota on Friday night.