Ersan Ilyasova finally got the lid off the basket for the Milwaukee Bucks, and his eight points have helped the Bucks to a 22-21 lead after one quarter over the Chicago Bulls.
The Bucks were 1 for 11 on 3-pointers before Ilyasova hit a pair in the final 2:16 of the period.
Ilyasova went 3 for 3 in the period, with the two 3-pointers. The rest of the Bucks went 5 for 21 and 1 for 11.
The Bucks scored just 11 points in the first 9:44 of the period before Ilyasova spurred an 11-5 run to close the period.
Zach Lavine leads the Bulls with seven points.