Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo of Greece (L) shoots on Boston Celtics forward Semi Ojeleye (R) in the second half of their NBA Eastern Conference playoff game at the BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA, Apr 22, 2018. EPA-EFE/TANNEN MAURY
Milwaukee, USA, Apr 22 (efe-epa).- Forward Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 27 points, including the game-winning tip-in with 5.1 seconds remaining, as the Milwaukee Bucks defeated the Boston Celtics in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference playoff series on Sunday night at the BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
The Bucks narrow win came after they blew a 20-point lead (65-45) with 7:37 minutes left in the third quarter of the game, and allowed them to level the best-of-seven series 2-2.
Antetokounmpo also had seven rebounds and five assists while forward Khris Middleton scored 23 points and had six assists.
Guard Jaylen Brown was the top scorer for the Celtics with a career-high 34 points, in addition to eight rebounds and three steals, while another four players of the Boston team put up double-digit scores.
Game 5 will be played on Tuesday at the TD Garden in Boston.