EAST FIRST ROUND: BUCKS vs. MAGIC
Bucks Advance To East Semifinals
Giannis Antetokoumpo and Kris Middleton combine for 49 points to help the Bucks hold off the Magic in Game 5, closing out the series 4-1.
Bucks Oust Magic In 5
The Magic made it interesting in the second half, but the Bucks held on to advance.
Bucks Stand Firm
Their lead cut from 21 points to three midway through the fourth, the Bucks recover to win going away.
Bucks Grab 3-1 Lead
Orlando kept it close, but Milwaukee was too much to stop in the 2nd half of Game 4.
'Til His Arms Fall Off'
Giannis Antetokounmpo exhorts Khris Middleton to let it fly, and that advice was heeded just in the nick of time.
Early Wake-Up Call
Milwaukee's post-lunch tip times will continue, but Antetokounmpo already has the Bucks adjusting.
Bucks Dispel Magic
Milwaukee's defense locked in and responded after the Bucks' surprising Game 1 loss.
More Middleton En Route?
For Milwaukee to reach the championship potential it showed in the regular season, it needs its second All-Star at peak form.
Vucevic Delivers In Game 1
Orlando shocks top-seeded Milwaukee behind Nikola Vucevic's monster performance.
It's Just 1 Game, But ...
The Bucks' Game 1 loss to Orlando may be a snapshot of who this team is right now.