Reaction: Bucks take Game 2 over Celtics, 123-102

A huge third-quarter run sent the Milwaukee Bucks on to victory in Tuesday night's Game 2 NBA Playoffs second-round tilt against the Boston Celtics, 123-102. Here's what coach Mike Budenholzer, Giannis Antetokounmpo, Khris Middleton, Eric Bledsoe, and Brook Lopez had to say after the game.

  • Coach Mike Budenholzer thought the defense played better
  • Giannis got it going after the first quarter, finishing with a game-high 29 points
  • Khris Middleton was lights-out from deep, finishing with 28 points
  • Eric Bledsoe also got in the action, using his aggressiveness to out-score every Celtic
  • Brook Lopez saw a big difference from Sunday afternoon to Tuesday night

Game 3 is in Boston Friday night. The series is tied at one game apiece.

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Boston Celtics v Milwaukee Bucks - Game Two

Boston Celtics v Milwaukee Bucks - Game Two