NBA: Giannis’ double-double leads powerhouse Bucks over Celtics [VIDEO]
Reigning league MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo flexed his muscles over the Boston Celtics as the Milwaukee Bucks came up victorious in a battle of conference rivals, 119-112 on Friday.
Antetokounmpo had a monster double-double of 36 points and 15 rebounds to lead the way. He also shot 70% from the floor.
That allowed the Bucks to pull away in the 4th after the two teams went tied after 3 quarters, 87-all.
Khris Middleton added 18 points for Milwaukee, who are still lording it over in the Eastern Conference.
Forwards Marcus Smart and Jaylen Brown led Boston with 23 and 22 points, respectively.