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Boston Celtics (49-33, fourth place in the Eastern Conference during the regular season) against the Milwaukee Bucks (60-22, first in the Eastern Conference during the regular season)
Milwaukee; Tuesday, 8 pm EDT
EASTERN CONFERENCE SECOND ROUNDBoston leads series 1-0
RESULTS: Boston Celtics visit the Milwaukee Bucks in the second round of the Eastern Conference with a 1-0 lead in the series. The Celtics won the last game 112-90. Irving scored 26 points to lead Boston to a victory and Adetokunbo totaled 22 points in defeat for Milwaukee.
Bucks with & # 39 are 33-8 on their home court. Milwaukee 59-18 in games when they kill more than 100 points.
related: Irving Horford lead Celtics past the Bucks 112-90 in opener
The Celtics went 21-20 away from home. Boston ranks sixth in the league with 26.3 assists per game, led by Irving on average 6.9.
Top Performers: Antetokounmpo averaged 27.7 points and 12.5 rebounds for the Bucks. Khris Middleton averaged 18 points and 4.5 rebounds made while shooting 42.2 percent in the last 10 games for Milwaukee.
Irving leads Celtics average 23.8 points and adding 5.0 rebounds. Jason Tatum an average of 13.8 points and amounted to 4.9 rebounds while shooting 35.8 percent in the last 10 games for Boston.
DURING the playoffs: Celtics: Averaging 101.8 points, 48.4 rebounds, 21.2 assists, 5.2 steals and 4.6 blocks per game while shooting 46.4 percent of the pitch. Their opponents by an average of 91.4 points on 39.0 percent shooting.
Bax: Averaging 115.4 points, 51.4 rebounds, 26.6 assists, 5.6 steals and 7.4 blocks per game while shooting 47.7 percent of the pitch. Their opponents by an average of 100.8 points on 41.6 percent shooting.
Bucks Wounds: Paul Gasol: with (ankle), Donte DiVincenzo: a season (heel), Sterling Brown: every day (back spasms), Malcolm Brogdon: with (heel).
Celtics WoundsAron Baynes: the day (ankle / foot), Marcus Smart: with (forward).
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