Brandon Knight, Bucks defeat Bobcats, 104-94

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Brandon Knight finished with 18 and the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Charlotte Bobcats, 104-94. Milwaukee (16-16) picked up the win after falling to the Atlanta Hawks on Saturday.

Knight finished 8-19, including 2-5 from three-point range. Other top contributors for Milwaukee included Jared Dudley with 17 points and nine rebounds, and Giannis Antetokounmpo with 16 points and eight rebounds. Kemba Walker had another strong game for Charlotte despite the loss, putting up 28 points on 7-22 shooting (2-8 on 3-point attempts), in addition to going 12-13 from the free throw line.

Despite committing the fewest errors in the NBA (TO% of 11.0%), the Bobcats struggled with 17 turnovers against a Bucks defense that causes the second-most (opponents' TO% of 16.2%). In addition to 28.0% from 3-point range, the Bobcats tallied an eFG% of just 40.6%. They are 2-6 on the season when registering marks below 30% and 45%, respectively, in those statistics. The Bucks, conversely, are 7-1 when holding the opposition to such dismal shooting numbers.

Charlotte (10-22) has now dropped their last three in a row.

Coming up next, the Bucks battle the Cleveland Cavaliers, who are 18-12 on the year. The Bobcats go up against the Houston Rockets, currently 21-8 this season. The Bucks have a 0-1 record against Cleveland this season.