The Boston Celtics headed into another tough match up on Thursday Night against the Milwaukee Bucks. Boston was strong on the defensive end and it helped them propel to a 96-89 victory.
Al Horford scored 27 points grabbed 9 rebounds and also had a block. Kyrie Irving scored 24 points and recorded 7 assists for the Celtics. Jayson Tatum scored 12 points.
Giannis Antetokounmpo had another MVP like performance for the Bucks with 28 points 10 rebounds and 7 assists. He also tried to dunk over Aron Baynes in the second quarter, but he was fouled on the play. Khris Middleton and Malcolm Brogdon each scored 15 points for the Bucks. These two teams will play each other two more times this season.