Bucks fall to Raptors 105-99 in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals

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MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN – MAY 23: Pascal Siakam #43 of the Toronto Raptors attempts a shot while being guarded by Giannis Antetokounmpo #34 of the Milwaukee Bucks in the third quarter during Game Five of the Eastern Conference Finals of the 2019 NBA Playoffs at the Fiserv Forum on May 23, 2019 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. NOTE […]

MILWAUKEE, Wis. — The Bucks are one loss away from elimination in the NBA Playoffs.

Toronto mounted a second half comeback and defeated Milwaukee 105-99 in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals Thursday.

It’s the first loss by a home team in the series, which swings back to Toronto for Game 6 Saturday night.

Kawhi Leonhard led the Raptors with 35 points, while Fred VanVleet was 7/9 from three point range and scored 21 points off the bench for Toronto.

Milwaukee was led by Giannis Antetokounmpo who scored 24 points.

The Bucks have never lost a seven game series in which they’ve won the first two games, but now trail the series 3-2.

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