Ellis, Jennings net 15 points each; Bucks ram Cavs in preseason
Canton, OH, United States (4E Sports) – Brandon Jennings and Monta Ellis scored 15 points each as the Milwaukee Bucks blasted the Cleveland Cavaliers, 97-80, Tuesday night at Canton Memorial Civic Center.
The Bucks opened their pre-season campaign on a winning note as they leaned on their explosive backcourt duo of Jennings and Ellis.
Mike Dunleavy chipped in with 12 points and Tobias Harris scored 10 markers for the Bucks, who outscored the Cavs in all four quarters.
Coming off a wrist injury, Kyrie Irving looked sharp in his second preseason game as he scored 16 points and dished three assists in 20 minutes of action.
CJ Miles had a game-high 18 points for the Cavs, who just shot 38.5 percent from the field.