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Pargo comes off bench to score 22, help Bobcats erase 21-point deficit in 83-76 win over Bucks

  • Milwaukee Bucks' O.J. Mayo drives to the basket around Charlotte Bobcats' Bismack Biyombo during the second half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Jim Prisching)The Associated Press

  • Milwaukee Bucks' Khris Middleton (22) looses the ball as the Charlotte Bobcats' Ben Gordon defends during the second half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013, in Milwaukee. The Bobcats defeated the Bucks 83-76. (AP Photo/Jim Prisching)The Associated Press

  • Milwaukee Bucks' Luke Ridnour tries to block the shot of the Charlotte Bobcats' Jannero Pargo (5) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Jim Prisching)The Associated Press

  • Milwaukee Bucks' John Henson defends as Charlotte Bobcats' Cody Zeller drives to the basket during the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Jim Prisching)The Associated Press

Jennaro Pargo scored 14 of his 22 points in the fourth quarter to help the Charlotte Bobcats erase a 21-point deficit and rally for an 83-76 preseason victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Saturday night.

The Bobcats outscored the Bucks 33-9 in the fourth quarter, opening the period with a 20-2 run sparked by Pargo's 10 points.

Caron Butler led the Bucks with 18 points, but was ejected with 12.7 seconds left. He scored 12 points during a 21-8 run bridging the second and third quarters to help the Bucks build their biggest lead, 58-37.

Bismack Biyombo grabbed 21 rebounds starting at center for Al Jefferson, who sprained his right ankle in the Bobcats' 86-75 loss to the Miami Heat on Friday.

The Bucks (0-3) were without Ekpe Udoh, who is expected to be out four to six weeks after having surgery on his right knee Thursday.