Giannis Antetokounmpo, Bucks Rally to Take Game 1 vs. Kawhi Leonard, Raptors
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Brook Lopez scored a team-high 29 points and Giannis Antetokounmpo added 24 points, 14 rebounds and six assists as the No. 1 seed Milwaukee Bucks beat the No. 2 Toronto Raptors 108-100 in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals.
Kawhi Leonard scored 31 points for the visiting Raptors, who trail the Bucks 1-0 in the best-of-seven matchup. Kyle Lowry posted 30 points on 10-of-15 shooting, including 7-of-9 from three-point range.
The Raptors led by 13 points in the first quarter and held an 83-76 edge heading into the fourth. However, the Bucks outscored Toronto 32-17 in the final 12 minutes thanks in part to 13 Lopez points.
Toronto did lead 100-98 with 3:31 left, but the Bucks went on a 10-0 game-ending run. The Raptors missed seven straight shots during that stretch.
Milwaukee will host Toronto for Game 2 on Friday at 8:30 p.m. ET. TNT will televise the game.
This article will be updated to provide more information soon.
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May 15, 2019 at 08:01PM