MILWAUKEE, Jan. 9 (UPI) -- A season-best 35 points from Maurice Williams Wednesday carried Milwaukee to its third straight win, 98-92 over Miami.
The Bucks handed Miami its ninth straight setback despite a 34-point effort from Dwyane Wade. Jason Williams contributed 23 points.
Miami is in the midst of its longest losing streak since dropping 12 straight games during the 2001-02 season.
Milwaukee went on a 10-1 run that gave it an 85-71 lead midway through the fourth period. Miami could come no closer than three points down the stretch.