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Celtics Fall 119-112 Against Milwaukee - Game Recap

Boston was victimized for 36 points and 15 rebounds by Giannis Antetokounmpo as the Bucks defeated the Celtics 119-112 in NBA action on Friday.

Milwaukee was a favorite by -4.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 215.5.

Khris Middleton had 18 points for Milwaukee and Brook Lopez chipped in with 14 points. Khris Middleton had 8 assists for the Bucks, while Giannis Antetokounmpo was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 15 boards.

Boston got 23 points from Marcus Smart in a losing cause and another 22 points from Jaylen Brown. Gordon Hayward contributed 6 assists for the Celtics, while Daniel Theis had 12 rebounds.

The Bucks hit the break winning 64-58 before taking care of business in the second half.

Boston had a 48-47 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.

Milwaukee heads into a battle against the Rockets. Boston, meanwhile, will have their next action against Portland.