Bucks capture first NBA title since 1971, defeating Suns in six games

Antetokounmpo scored 50 ポイント, grabbed 14 リバウンド, recorded five blocks and dished out two assists in the win. He is the first player since Shaquille O’Neal to record 40 ポイント, 10 rebounds and five blocks in any playoff game, ESPN統計によると & 情報. O’Neal did it in 2001.

Only five Bucks players contributed to the scoring. Each of those five players were in double figures.

Khris Middleton had 17 ポイント, including a fadeaway dagger toward the end of the fourth quarter. He added five rebounds, five assists and four steals.

Jrue Holiday had 12 ポイント 46 分. 彼は持っていた 11 assists and nine rebounds as well as four assists. ブルックロペスが追加されました 10 ポイント. Bobby Portis had 16 points and three rebounds off the bench.

Milwaukee won the series in six games.

It’s the first Bucks championship sine 1971. It was their third year of existence and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar was the star center for the team.

He and Oscar Robertson helped the Bucks to 66 wins in the regular season and wins in series over Jerry Lucas and Al Attles’ San Francisco Warriors, the Wilt Chamberlain-led Los Angeles Lakers and finished with a sweep of Wes Unseld’s Washington Bullets.