Monta Ellis helps Bucks hold off Hornets, 117-113

Monta Ellis helps Bucks hold off Hornets, 117-113
November 17, 2012, 11:17 pm
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Milwaukee Bucks' Samuel Dalembert(21) dunks the ball over New Orleans Hornets' Robin Lopez during the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps)

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MILWAUKEE (AP) Monta Ellis scored six of his 22 points in the final 2 minutes to help the Milwaukee Bucks hold off the New Orleans Hornets 117-113 on Saturday night.

Brandon Jennings also had 22 points, and Mike Dunleavy added 17 for Milwaukee.

Top overall draft pick Anthony Davis had a season-high 28 points and tied his season high with 11 rebounds for New Orleans. Ryan Anderson added 20 points for the Hornets.