Bucks dominate Celtics with 123-102 win to tie series in Milwaukee

The Bucks dominated the Celtics in the third quarter, and they cruised to a 123-102 at the Fiserv Forum. The best-of-seven series is even at 1-1. Milwaukee outscored the Celtics 39-18 after leading by four at halftime.

Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 29 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead the charge. The man they call the Greek Freak scored 13 points in a five-minute stretch to help the Bucks build a 98-73 lead after three quarters.

MOOD at Fiserv Forum!!#FearTheDeer pic.twitter.com/qGvgJb2tgI

— Milwaukee Bucks (@Bucks) May 1, 2019

Khris Middleton scored 20 of his 28 points in the first half. His 7 three-pointers are a playoff career-high.

The Bucks hit a franchise playoff-record 20 threes.

The Bucks have set a new team #NBAPlayoffs record for threes in this game!! #FearTheDeer pic.twitter.com/nNrtDIqKYE

— Milwaukee Bucks (@Bucks) May 1, 2019

After a strong game one, Celtics star Kyrie Irving scored 9 points on just 4 of 18 shooting.

Game three is Friday in Boston. Tip off is scheduled for 7 p.m. on ESPN.

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