NBA: Milwaukee 97, Miami 81

Feb. 1, 2010 at 10:26 PM

MIAMI, Feb. 1 (UPI) -- The Milwaukee Bucks, led by Andrew Bogut with 22 points, took charge in the first half Monday and went on to whip the Miami Heat 97-81.

The Bucks used a 10-2 run to take a 16-point lead at halftime.

Carlos Delfino added 16 points and Hakim Warrick and Charlie Bell each had 12 in Milwaukee's third win in a row. Bell fired in three straight 3-pointers late in the third quarter to keep the Bucks comfortably ahead.

The Heat's Dwyane Wade scored 23 points, including 11 in the first 4 1/2 minutes of the game, and Michael Beasley had 16.

Miami has lost four of five.

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