Williams’s red-hot capturing from past the arc was emblematic of Boston’s superiority from the sphere because the Bucks missed a slew of broad open seems to be.
Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo completed with 25 factors 20 rebounds and 9 assists for Milwaukee.
However the Celtics’ three-point capturing accuracy proved the distinction between the 2 groups as Boston accomplished a comeback from 3-2 down within the best-of-seven sequence.
Boston dropped 22 of 55 from downtown, in stark distinction to Milwaukee, who transformed simply 4 of 33 makes an attempt from past the arc.
Williams led the three-point blitzkrieg with seven threes in his 27-point haul. Jayson Tatum made five-of-nine threes to complete with 23 factors.
Payton Pritchard additionally received in on the act, with 4 three-pointers from the bench in a tally of 14 factors.
Just one Milwaukee participant — Bobby Portis — made a number of three-pointers. Portis completed with two in his 10-point haul.
Boston face high seeds Miami in game one of many Jap Conference finals on Tuesday in a rematch of their 2020 sequence.
Miami received that sequence 4-2 to advance to the NBA Finals.
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