It was the second Game 7 at the TD Garden this week, with the Boston Bruins beating the Toronto Maple Leafs on Wednesday night to advance in the National Hockey League playoffs. Getting past the Bucks and the wondrously talented Giannis Antetokounmpo taught this team many lessons that will only come in handy when Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid come to town.
Milwaukee made the two seed Celtics work as hard as they could.
The Celtics played in their NBA-record 31st Game 7, improving to 23-8.
With Giannis in early foul trouble, the Bucks struggled to get into their flow for most of the game, but the suffocating defense from Boston made life extra hard.
"It's what we've been doing as a group", Horford said.
Bledsoe's turnaround hook shot capped a 13-2 run to bring Milwaukee within 32-30 with 8:47 left in the second, but the Celtics were soon back up by double digits and went in to the locker room up by eight.
Horford had 14 points and seven rebounds at halftime while Bledsoe paced the Milwaukee attack with 12 points. Antetokounmpo, whose blend of size and athleticism has earned him the nickname the "Greek Freak", finished with 22 points and nine rebounds.
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It should be interesting to see how the Capitals match up against the Crosby line, knowing there's no Malkin to worry about. Sullivan ruled Malkin out for Game 1 a day in advance but otherwise has referred to the star center's status as day-to-day.
Tatum had nine points in the first, when the Celtics scored 15 consecutive points - including a tip-in by Antetokounmpo into the Boston hoop - and 20 of the last 22 to end the quarter with a 30-17 lead.
The Celtics kept their foot on the gas down the closing stretch of the third with Tatum knocking down a huge three with 1:04 left in the third, completing an 11-2 Celtics run, as they would take an 81-67 lead into the final quarter of Game 7.
Rubio missed a few games late in the season with soreness in the same hamstring, but had not left a game with the problem in the postseason until Friday. The Bucks never got within single digits in the fourth.
In head coach Brad Stevens' second Game 7 as the Celtics' head coach, the C's would finish off the Bucks, 112-96, in what turned out to be one helluva opening round series. "I decided that's not going to happen".
He said afterward that trainers believe he has a Grade 1 sprain. He followed up his phenomenal regular season with an up-and-down series against the Bucks, but has to be feeling pretty good about himself after a 20-point night in Game 7.
In the fourth quarter of Game 7, the Celtics aired a video that featured Drew Bledsoe.
"You've got two guys that want to win, two chippy guys, two short point guards", Rozier said. The betting trends favor the 76ers who are 6-1 ATS in their last seven road games overall and 4-1 ATS in the last five meetings in Boston, so I'm sticking with the well-rested 76ers to stay hot with a win here. Russell Westbrook had 46 points for the Thunder and Steven Adams added 19 points and 16 rebounds. He was spotted riding an exercise bicycle at the start of the second half and was later deemed available to return but did not.
In addition to adding Washington to the receiving corps, Pittsburgh also has a rising star in JuJu Smith-Schuster. Military Academy graduate who in 2017 became the first service academy alum to make the NFL Pro Bowl.
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Bogaerts played just one rehab game in the minor leagues, accounting for a double and home run on Tuesday at Triple-A Pawtucket. One of these players, Xander Bogaerts , suffered a fracture in his ankle on April 8th and has been on the DL ever since.
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Oil prices have bounced back over the past 24 hours, with Brent crude oil back above $74 a barrel and close to its recent highs. Said Greg McKenna, chief market strategist at futures brokerage AxiTrader, "The market does look a little toppish".
He won the Bronko Nagurski Award as the nation's best defender, and the Hendricks Award as the nation's best defensive end. Defensive end Mario Williams, the top pick in the 2006 draft, was the first in a trio of N.C.
Infielder-outfielder Jace Peterson was designated for assignment, and infielder Tyler Wade was optioned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. Torres is the Yankees' No. 1 overall prospect and the top shortstop prospect in all of baseball, according to MLB Pipeline.
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