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April 26th, 2018
Boston Celtics vs Milwaukee Bucks
97-86 Bucks, Series tied 3-3
Next Game: Game Six, Friday 4/27 @Milwaukee
The Milwaukee Bucks forced a game seven with a crucial home win over the Celtics. Every home team has won in this series so far. The Celtics were up nine in the second but the Bucks came back and took control of this game in the third. The Celtics made a bit of a comeback, pulling within two but the Bucks pulled away. Giannis Antetokounmpo dominated when it mattered most, recording 31 points, 14 rebounds, and two steals. Khris Middleton and Malcolm Brogdon both added 16 points and combined for 11 rebounds. Milwaukee will need to get one on the road to advance in this series.
The Celtics looked shaky in the second half. Jayson Tatum led the team in scoring with 22 points. Terry Rozier added 18 points, seven rebounds, and five assists. The Celtics looked discombobulated on offense and defense in the second half games. They will have to clean it up to win game seven.
Ben Pfeifer is the Managing Editor of the Colts for Full Press Coverage, the AFC South Division Editor, and head NBA editor. Want to continue the discussion? Contact Ben Pfeifer on Twitter @Ben_Pfeifer_, @FPC_NBA and @FPC_Colts.