Toronto and Milwaukee define stronger in the Eastern conference of the NBA. After four played matches, and the account 2:2, the series returned to Milwaukee. And to win at home, the BUCs failed.
For “Milwaukee” it all started well. The team took the initiative and already in the first quarter brought the deficit to double digits. However, in the second quarter, Toronto managed a breakthrough, and the advantage is gone.
Equal game continued after the break. Therefore, everything must be decided in the fourth quarter. Here the success was on the side of the hotel. “Helped” in this and the trauma of the leader of the Milwaukee Giannis Antetokounmpo – he injured his ankle shortly before the end of the match. But when the score was 97:100 came on the ground to help his team. But could do nothing about it.
As a result a victory “Toronto”, which allowed the team to come out ahead in the series. Now the next match will be held at their site. And in case of victory, they will play in the final play-off NBA against Golden state.
Milwaukee – Toronto 99:105 (32:22, 17:24, 26:26, 24:33). The account in a series 2:3
It is worth noting that in this match Kawai Leonard Toronto scored 35 points (scored 5 of 8 three-pointers) and also had 9 assists and 7 rebounds. His partner Pascal Siakam scored only 14 points, but made 13 rebounds.
Antetokounmpo also scored 24 points, to which he added 6 assists and 6 rebounds. Malcolm Brogdon also scored double-double with 18 points and 11 rebounds.