Milwaukee Bucks defeat New Orleans Hornets, 115-95

PLAYER OF THE GAME: Center Andrew Bogut finished with 26 points and 13 rebounds but rested in the fourth quarter, which could prove helpful as the Bucks play the second in a back-to-back set at Indiana on Thursday.

"He's got to be that guy for us," Bucks forward Jerry Stackhouse said. "Every team needs a player they can drop the ball down in the post to, and a lot of teams don't have that. He's playing great right now, not only on the offensive end, but he's protecting t...

Andrew Bogut and the Milwaukee Bucks produced a "feel-good" victory at the Bradley Center on Wednesday night as they routed the New Orleans Hornets, 115-95.

The 7-foot Bogut was able to watch in comfort from the bench for the entire fourth quarter after the Bucks built a 17-point margin at the end of three quarters.

He continued his stellar play with 26 points and 13 rebounds while leading Milwaukee (28-28) back to the .500 mark for the first time since Dec. 12.