Bucks demolish Pistons in Game 1 of NBA Playoffs 121-86

A fitting cap to #414Day saw the Milwaukee Bucks dismantle the Detroit Pistons 121-86 in Game 1 of the NBA Playoffs to take a 1-0 series lead.

NBA MVP candidate Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 24 points and pulled down 17 rebounds in the win, punctuated by a dunk from just in front of the free-throw line. Seven Bucks total scored in double figures in the rout.

Luke Kennard led Detroit with 21 points. Former Milwaukee Bucks center Thon Maker scored four points.

Game two of the best-of-seven series is Wednesday night at 7 p.m. at Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee.

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Detroit Pistons v Milwaukee Bucks - Game One

Detroit Pistons v Milwaukee Bucks - Game One