Golden State (30-31) at Milwaukee (31-31)

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Temp: 70° F
  • Game info: 8:30 pm EST Sat Mar 8, 2003
  • TV: WCGV
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MILWAUKEE (TICKER) —The Milwaukee Bucks try to extend their winning streak over the Golden State Warriors to seven games on Saturday when the teams meet at the Bradley Center.

The Bucks have won their last six meetings with the Warriors, including a 95-91 road victory on November 22. Golden State has not defeated Milwaukee since February 12, 2000 and has lost 13 of the last 16 meetings overall. The Warriors have lost their last two visits to the Bradley Center.

Milwaukee has won three of four games following a three-game losing streak and completed a 2-1 road trip with an 85-82 victory over the Washington Wizards on Friday.

Sam Cassell scored 24 points and Gary Payton added 18 and seven assists for the Bucks, who moved one game ahead of the Wizards for the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference.

Milwaukee has lost three of its last four home games and is 17-14 at the Bradley Center this season.

Golden State had its season-high six-game winning streak snapped with a 119-105 loss at Chicago on Thursday. Gilbert Arenas scored 28 points and Antawn Jamison added 22 for the Warriors, who fell to 9-4 since the All-Star break.

The Warriors are 11-19 away from home this season.

Golden State is three games behind Phoenix for the eighth and final playoff spot in the Western Conference.

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