Milwaukee, WI (Sports Network) - Monta Ellis came two rebounds shy of a triple-double on Wednesday, posting 17 points, 11 assists and eight boards as the Milwaukee Bucks earned a wire-to-wire 98-85 victory over the Sacramento Kings at Bradley Center.
Brandon Jennings poured in a game-high 19 points and Luc Mbah a Moute added 17 points on 6-of-10 shooting and six rebounds for the Bucks, who have won three straight on the heels of a two-game slide.
Ersan Ilyasova donated 16 points on 7-of-11 from the field and 14 rebounds off the bench, while Marquis Daniels contributed 10 points and six boards in the triumph.
Tyreke Evans netted a team-high 17 points and grabbed seven boards, while John Salmons added 16 points for the Kings, who have lost back-to-back games after a three-game run of positive results.
Aaron Brooks gave 10 points and six assists in the loss.