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The Milwaukee Bucks will be at Time Warner Cable Arena to take on the Charlotte Bobcats. With a 13-15 record, the Bobcats look to take another step towards .500 with a win. Entering the game with a 6-21 record, the Bucks are 15 games below .500 on the year. This game is scheduled to start at 7:00 pm EST and SportSouth will be providing coverage of the contest.

After their nail-biting 88-85 loss to the Jazz, the Bobcats are looking to avoid a repeat performance. Despite the loss, Al Jefferson earned his ninth double-double of the year. He recorded 19 points and 11 rebounds for the Cats. Meanwhile, the Bucks are coming off a win against the 76ers, 116-106. Khris Middleton led the team in scoring by accumulating 27 points. The Bobcats have emerged victorious in both matchups against the Bucks this year, including a 92-76 victory in their last matchup. Al Jefferson put up a double-double in the victory with 23 points and 12 rebounds.

The stingy Charlotte defense could make it difficult on Milwaukee's shooters. They rank third in the NBA in forcing misses (opponents' eFG% of 47.3%), while the brick-laying Milwaukee offense is 28th with a mark of 46.2%.

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