Bucks win Game 5 116-91, advance to Eastern Conference Finals

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MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN – MAY 08: Al Horford #42 of the Boston Celticsand Giannis Antetokounmpo #34 of the Milwaukee Bucks battle for a loose ball at Fiserv Forum on May 08, 2019 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the […]

MILWAUKEE, Wis. – The Bucks defeated the Celtics 116-91 in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals Wednesday.

Milwaukee advances to the Eastern Conference Finals for the first time since the 2000-2001 season, when they dropped a 7-game series to Philadelphia.

The Bucks had six players scoring in double figures including Giannis Antetokounmpo (20 points), Khris Middleton (19 points) and Eric Bledsoe (18 points).

Milwaukee will face the winner of the 76ers vs. Raptors semifinal series. Toronto currently leads 3-2.

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