Antetokounmpo racked up 32 points (11-22 FG, 0-5 3pt, 10-20 FT), 17 rebounds, seven assists and two blocks in 35 minutes on Thursday, as the Bucks beat the Celtics 128-123.
He scored the game's first four points and never looked back. The Bucks countered Boston's defense by running Antetokounmpo as the roller in transition, which resulted in plenty of easy buckets and bail-out fouls. It is worth noting that the final scoring line was blemished by missing 10 free throws. Regardless, it bodes well for the MVP-candidate after struggling to penetrate paint defenses in the playoffs. Milwaukee heads to Brooklyn on Saturday. 12:04 am (EST)
- Antetokounmpo registered 37 points (12-17 FG, 3-5 3Pt, 10-12 FT), nine rebounds, four assists and one block across 21 minutes during Tuesday's 128-102 win over the Knicks.
- Antetokounmpo had 13 points (4-9 FG, 1-2 3Pt, 4-8 FT), 10 rebounds, five assists and a steal in 28 minutes of a 127-106 victory over the Kings on Friday.
- Antetokounmpo (back) has been cleared to play Friday against the Kings. All Giannis Antetokounmpo News
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