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Bucks take commanding 3-1 series lead

MIL 113, BOS 101

May 06, 2019 - 8:52 pm

BOSTON -- The Bucks used another huge third quarter to take a commanding 3-1 series lead over the Celtics, winning 113-101. The Bucks outscored Boston 66-52 in the second half, and Giannis Antetokounmpo was the main factor behind the push, despite foul trouble. Giannis led all scorers with a 39 points, and the Bucks bench outscored the Celtics bench by a wide 32-7 margin. Kyrie Irving led the Celtics with 23 points and 10 assists, but missed 15 of his 22 shots.


The Bucks will look to close the series out at home Wednesday night, 7pm tip from the Fiserv Forum.