MILWAUKI (AP) Janice Atetokunmpa scored 42 points and went into the basket ahead 44.3 seconds before the end, while the Milwaukee Bucks withstood a frantic barrage of shots in the final seconds to beat the Boston Celtics 103-101 on Saturday games in oriental tournaments. Conference semifinals.
The reigning champion Bucks leads the series of the top 7 with a score of 2-1, in the 4th game on Monday night in Milwaukee.
Boston trailed 103-100 when Marcus Smart was fouled by Jrou Holliday before attempting to tie a three-pointer to 4.6 seconds to go. Smart made the first free throw and then deliberately missed the second – throwing a shot that went hard off the shield before hitting the rim
Smart got a rebound but missed a reversal attempt. Robert Williams of Boston rushed to the basket and sent the ball up and out of the glass. Al Horford waited on the right side with an attempt to return, which also went off the glass. Horford then got his own rebound and introduced it, but his final hit came right after the beep sounded.
Atetokunmpa also made 12 rebounds and eight assists. His finger throw helped the Bucks come back ahead after shattering the 14-point lead.
The holiday has 25 points. Jaylen Brown led the Celtics with 27 points and 12 rebounds. Horford has 22 points and 16 rebounds.
WARRIORS 142, GRIZLY 112
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Stephen Curry scored 30 points, Clay Thompson made 21 and nine rebounds, and Golden State closed Ja Morant’s base to embarrass Memphis and advance 2-1 in the Western Conference semifinals.
Marant 3 before the break brought the Grizzlies to 64-57 at the break and gave him 17 of 34 points after 47 points in the second game. after rubbing his tender right knee and limping with 6:19 to play before heading to the locker room.
Still troubled by Dylan Brooks ’tough foul in Game 2 that brought out Gary Payton II, Draymand Green and Golden State kept calm from the opening – methodically running away from it. Instead, Memphis forward Kyle Anderson was sent off with a score of 6:19 for arguing about a foul. Brooks will return to Game 4 on Monday night.
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