Holiday stops Celtics' last 2 plays, Bucks take 3-2 lead
Bobby Portis made a putback off Giannis Antetokounmpo’s missed free throw with 15 seconds left, Jrue Holiday snuffed Marcus Smart on Boston’s final two possessions and the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Celtics 110-107 on Wednesday night to take a 3-2 series lead.
Spartans Win In Lincoln, Pistons Thumped By Giannis And Bucks
Cassius Winston led the Spartans (18-9, 10-6 Big Ten) with 23 points, but Izzo was troubled by Winston and Rocket Watts combining for nine turnovers. Thats what it felt like where I was.The Spartans finally busted open the game with a 22-8 run in the middle of the second half. Then the Spartans used an 11-1 spurt to take their first double-digit lead, and they went on to win easily. The Bucks had 70 points by halftime on their way to a 126-106 victory over the Detroit Pistons. That was a really impressive first half and I thought we did a lot of good things in the second half, too, Budenholzer said.detroit.cbslocal.com
Giannis And Bucks Clobber Pistons 126-106
The Bucks had 70 points by halftime on their way to a 126-106 victory over the Detroit Pistons. It was big to come off the break and play good basketball and be up by almost 30 at the half, Antetokounmpo said. Pistons: Detroit had two former Bucks, Tony Snell and Thon Maker, in the starting lineup and three more (Wood, Brandon Knight and John Henson) on the bench. Donte DiVicenzo finished the three-point play and Antetokounmpo added a free throw after a technical on Pistons coach Dwane Casey. Because of the flagrant foul, the Bucks retained the ball, but Antetokounmpo was called for an offensive foul.detroit.cbslocal.com