Jaylen Brown Jayson Tatum Boston Celtics
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Jaylen Brown scored 25 of his 30 points in the first half, Jayson Tatum added 29 points along with eight assists and the Boston Celtics beat the Milwaukee Bucks 109-86 on Tuesday night to even the Eastern Conference semifinals at one game apiece.

On the other hand, Giannis Antetokounmpo posted 28 points, nine rebounds, and seven assists, Jrue Holiday added 19 points and seven assists for the Bucks. Game 3 is on Saturday in Milwaukee.

Following the game, the Boston Celtics head coach Ime Udoka talked about the Celtics bouncing back: “We wanted to match their physicality and punch back first tonight.”