Giannis Antetokounmpo scores 36 to hold off Boston in East showdown

Giannis Antetokounmpo Bucks
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Giannis Antetokounmpo was the most dominant player on the first Bucks’ game leading the Milwaukee Bucks to a 112-119 win over the Boston Celtics.

The 2020 MVP of the Year candidate had a “monster” game scoring 36 points along with 15 rebounds and 7 assists.

Antetokounmpo had a vital role in the 4th quarter scoring 16 points for his team being dominant in the paint (70%) against the Celtics’ bigs.

The Milwaukee Bucks remain at the top of the NBA having improved to 53-12, while the Celtics dropped to 43-21.