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Milwaukee Bucks' Monta Ellis drives to the basket (Credit: AP)

Milwaukee Bucks' Monta Ellis drives to the basket past Brooklyn Nets' Deron Williams and Reggie Evans. (Dec. 9, 2012)

Bucks 97, Nets 88

The Nets fell to the Milwaukee Bucks, 97-88, Sunday at the Barclays Center.

Deron Williams of the Brooklyn Nets has his
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Deron Williams of the Brooklyn Nets has his shot blocked by Larry Sanders of the Milwaukee Bucks. (Dec. 9, 2012)

Gerald Wallace of the Brooklyn Nets controls the
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Gerald Wallace of the Brooklyn Nets controls the ball. (Dec. 9, 2012)

Avery Johnson calls out a play against the
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Avery Johnson calls out a play against the Milwaukee Bucks. (Dec. 9, 2012)

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Andray Blatche of the Brooklyn Nets is guarded
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Andray Blatche of the Brooklyn Nets is guarded by Larry Sanders of the Milwaukee Bucks. (Dec. 9, 2012)

Kris Humphries of the Brooklyn Nets scores two
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Kris Humphries of the Brooklyn Nets scores two points against the Milwaukee Bucks. (Dec. 9, 2012)

Joe Johnson of the Brooklyn Nets drives to
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Joe Johnson of the Brooklyn Nets drives to the basket against Monta Ellis. (Dec. 9, 2012)

Jerry Stackhouse of the Brooklyn Nets drives to
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Jerry Stackhouse of the Brooklyn Nets drives to the basket against Ekpe Udoh of the Milwaukee Bucks. (Dec. 9, 2012)

Avery Johnson calls out a play against the
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Avery Johnson calls out a play against the Milwaukee Bucks. (Dec. 9, 2012)

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Kris Humphries of the Brooklyn Nets sets a
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Kris Humphries of the Brooklyn Nets sets a pick for Joe Johnson. (Dec. 9, 2012)

Gerald Wallace of the Brooklyn Nets is guarded
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Gerald Wallace of the Brooklyn Nets is guarded by Luc Richard Mbah a Moute of the Milwaukee Bucks. (Dec. 9, 2012)

Deron Williams of the Brooklyn Nets shoots during
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Deron Williams of the Brooklyn Nets shoots during the first half. (Dec. 9, 2012)

Kris Humphries of the Brooklyn Nets shoots over
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Kris Humphries of the Brooklyn Nets shoots over Ersan Llyasova of the Milwaukee Bucks. (Dec. 9, 2012)

Brandon Jennings of the Milwaukee Bucks controls the
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Brandon Jennings of the Milwaukee Bucks controls the ball. (Dec. 9, 2012)

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Monta Ellis of the Milwaukee Bucks drives to
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Monta Ellis of the Milwaukee Bucks drives to the basket. (Dec. 9, 2012)

Milwaukee Bucks' Brandon Jennings drives through the Brooklyn
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Milwaukee Bucks' Brandon Jennings drives through the Brooklyn Nets defense during the first half. (Dec. 9, 2012)

Milwaukee Bucks' Luc Richard Mbah a Moute reacts
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Milwaukee Bucks' Luc Richard Mbah a Moute reacts after making a basket. (Dec. 9, 2012)

Brooklyn Nets head coach Avery Johnson yells during
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Brooklyn Nets head coach Avery Johnson yells during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks. (Dec. 9, 2012)

Brooklyn Nets' Gerald Wallace is fouled by Milwaukee
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Brooklyn Nets' Gerald Wallace is fouled by Milwaukee Bucks' Luc Richard Mbah a Moute while driving to the basket as Larry Sanders defends 1.2182303

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Brooklyn Nets' Jerry Stackhouse reacts after losing the
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Brooklyn Nets' Jerry Stackhouse reacts after losing the ball out of bounds. (Dec. 9, 2012)

Brooklyn Nets' Reggie Evans, center, chases a loose
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Brooklyn Nets' Reggie Evans, center, chases a loose ball while Milwaukee Bucks' Marquis Daniels and Brandon Jennings look on. (Dec. 9, 2012)

Brooklyn Nets' Reggie Evans, left, steals the ball
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Brooklyn Nets' Reggie Evans, left, steals the ball from Milwaukee Bucks' Marquis Daniels, center, as Nets' Deron Williams helps. (Dec. 9, 2012)

Milwaukee Bucks' Monta Ellis is fouled by Brooklyn
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Milwaukee Bucks' Monta Ellis is fouled by Brooklyn Nets' Kris Humphries. (Dec. 9, 2012)

Milwaukee Bucks' Monta Ellis drives to the basket
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Milwaukee Bucks' Monta Ellis drives to the basket past Brooklyn Nets' Deron Williams and Reggie Evans. (Dec. 9, 2012)

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Milwaukee Bucks' Luc Richard Mbah a Moute is
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Milwaukee Bucks' Luc Richard Mbah a Moute is fouled by Brooklyn Nets' Mirza Teletovic as Jerry Stackhouse defends. (Dec. 9, 2012)

Brooklyn Nets' Deron Williams backs down on Milwaukee
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Brooklyn Nets' Deron Williams backs down on Milwaukee Bucks' Monta Ellis. (Dec. 9, 2012)

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