The Bucks hit back at Miami Heat by winning Game 4 of their NBA semi-final series and will look to continue that momentum. Watch it live.
Eastern Conference top seeds Milwaukee Bucks prevented a 4-0 sweep after a narrow 118-115 victory over the Miami Heat in Game 4 of their NBA Eastern Conference semi-final playoffs on Sunday.
The Milwaukee Bucks had lost the first three games and they will be looking to use the momentum to stretch the Eastern Conference NBA semi-final playoff series beyond Game 5 on Wednesday and into Game 6 on Thursday. Watch live streaming of Milwaukee Bucks vs Miami Heat.
Khris Middleton, who made the 2019 NBA All-Star team, led the way for the Bucks with a game-high 36 points, eight rebounds and eight assists while current league MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo was the perfect foil with 19 points and four rebounds.
In the other NBA Eastern Conference semi-finals, defending NBA champions Toronto Raptors won 100-93 against Boston Celtics in Game 4 to tie the series at 2-2.
Jayson Tatum scored 24 points, 10 rebounds and three assists for the Celtics but it was not enough to upstage a joint effort from the Raptors’ Pascal Siakam and Kyle Lowry.
In the other half of the NBA, the Los Angeles Lakers came back into their semi-final series with a 117-109 win over the Houston Rockets in Game 2.
The Rockets had taken a shock victory in Game 1, but LeBron James and Anthony Davis were on song with a combined effort of 62 points, 21 rebounds and 13 assists to lead the Los Angeles Lakers’ charge.
The Lakers’ city rivals, Los Angeles Clippers meanwhile fell 101-110 to the Denver Nuggets in Game 2.
Kawhi Leonard, who won the NBA in 2019 with Toronto Raptors, and Paul George tried their best for the Clippers, but Nuggets’ rising stars Jamal Murray and Nikola Jokic proved too formidable on the day.
All times are in Indian Standard Time (IST).
Miami Heat vs Milwaukee Bucks, 4:00 AM IST
LA Lakers vs Houston Rockets, 6:30 AM IST
Toronto Raptors vs Boston Celtics, 4:00 AM IST
Los Angeles Clippers vs Denver Nuggets, 6:30 AM IST
LA Lakers vs Houston Rockets, 4.30 AM IST
Los Angeles Clippers vs Denver Nuggets, 4:00 AM IST
Toronto Raptors vs Boston Celtics, 6:30 AM IST
Select matches of the NBA Conference semi-finals are broadcast live in India on the Sony SIX and Sony SIX HD TV channels.
Live streaming of the NBA semi-finals in India is available on the SonyLIV OTT platform.
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