Sport Basketball - NBA - Play-Offs: The Bucks are getting ripped off at HEAT
Westbrook ties Robertson's record, Wizards beat Pacers
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — When the final buzzer sounded Saturday night, Russell Westbrook grabbed the ball, jogged to the baseline and waved to the crowd. A few moments after joining Oscar Robertson as the NBA's career triple-doubles leader with 181, he celebrated the milestone with his teammates and his opponents. It was quite a show. Westbrook finished with 33 points, 19 rebounds and 15 assists, and made two free throws with a second left to give Washington a 133-132 overtime victory over Indiana. Heck, he even blocked the Pacers' final shot before grabbing the ball.“I love his spirit, his determination," coach Scott Brooks said.
opening the Play-Offs NBA 2021, Milwaukee Bucks have imposed at the end of the prolongation on their parquet against Miami Heat (109-107 AP) and take advantage in the series.
The bucks start timidly but victoriously. Asfloor, Milwaukee players took the best on the Heat for the first duel in the series. A meeting that Floridians started strong, leading seven points after a little less than three minutes. If the bucks returned three times up, they never could have passed in the first quarter-time . The gap in favor of Miami has oscillated between one and five points to freeze at the end of the twelve minutes. The teammates of Duncan Robinson (24 points) have kept his hand on the billboard but an 8-0 in just over two minutes allowed the teammates of Giannis antetokounmpo (26 points, 18 rebounds, 5 passes) to pass In front to reach half-time with a small mattress of only three points.
Giannis toning down flex celebrations to save energy
Giannis Antetokounmpo has learned that exuberant celebrations after slam dunks have sapped too much energy.Antetokounmpo produced yet another outstanding performance for the Bucks on Thursday in a 142-133 victory over the Indiana Pacers.
Butler tears the prolongation, Middleton offers the victory to the Bucks pushing their advance to eight points, the Wisconsin players then saw the Heat finding the going and pick up. The crooked crooked between the two trainings concluded by a last shot from Jrue Holiday (20 points, 11 rebounds) to offer two points ahead of the Bucks to twelve minutes from the end of the match. This advantage, Mike Budenholzer players have kept it for most of the fourth quarter but, at Buzzer, Jimmy Butler (17 points, 10 rebounds, 8 passes) has ripped off the extension . Five extra minutes that did not turn in favor of the HEAT. Floridians, conducted at the score during the bulk of time, returned to 20 seconds of the buzzer thanks to Goran Dragic (25 points) but is Khris Middleton (27 points, 6 rebounds, 6 passes) who had the last word. Has half a second from the end of the match, the winger offers a short success at the Bucks (109-107 AP) , that they will have to confirm this Monday for the second round on their parquet. basketball - nba / play-offs 2021 1st round
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