Milwaukee Bucks Host Boston Celtics in Game 6

Giannis leads the Milwaukee Bucks

On Friday, the Milwaukee Bucks will host the Boston Celtics in Game 6 of their series at Fiserv Forum. Bucks lead the series with 3-2. Milwaukee is a 2-point favourite. The total is 212 points. To place a bet on the Bucks you should check the sports betting bonuses first. So you’ll find the best suitable offer. However if you’re looking for live casino bonuses in Canada we also get you covered.

Boston Celtics Stats

The Celtics went home defeated in Game 5, losing by a final score of 110-107. Boston finished with a 51.2% field goal percentage (42 of 82) and scored 10 out of their 31 three-point attempts in the game against the Bucks. From the charity stripe, the Celtics sank 13 of their 15 attempts for an 86.7% efficiency rate. They grabbed 36 rebounds in total, with five of them coming on the offensive end. In their contest, they won 25 dimes and forced the other team into five turnovers while stealing six balls. In terms of defense, Boston gave up 43.5 percent shooting from the field on 40 of 92 attempts. Milwaukee had 49 assists and 22 steals in this contest. In addition, Milwaukee had 32 rebounds (17 offensive, 15 defensive) and 7 blocks.

By making 17 of 21 tries, the Milwaukee Bucks converted at a 81.0% rate at the charity stripe in this one. They made 13 of 29 three point attempts The Celtics accumulated 19 fouls throughout the game, while the Bucks had 13. In the midst of these two, Jayson Tatum was a key component. Tatum finished the game with 41.4 percent shooting and 4 dimes. He played 42 minutes and grabbed 6 rebounds. On 12 of 29 shooting, he scored 34 points.

Celtics in NBA Season 21/22

The Celtics come in at 51-31 this season with an average score of 111.8 points per game (12th in basketball) and shoot 46.6 percent from the floor. Boston are connecting on 35.6 percent of their 3-point attempts (1,085 of 3,044), while they’re making 81.6 percent of their free throws. As a team, Boston is averaging 46.1 rebounds as a team this season. They are getting 2,036 assists through the campaign, putting them in 14th place in terms of passing the ball. Through turnover, the Celtics lose possession 13.6 times per game, and as a unit they commit 18.5 fouls every game.

On defense, the Celtics are forcing their opponents to commit 13.8 turnovers each game and pick up 19.4 fouls drawn. They give up a 33.9 percent conversion rate on 3s from beyond the arc while leading the league in points per game (104.5) by opponents’ baskets. The Celtics give up a 43.4 percent shooting percentage (3,137 of 7,221) and 43.7 rebounds per game as a team defensively. Boston give up the most assists in the league, with 1,773 given up this season.

Milwaukee Bucks Stats

In terms of rebounds in Game 5, the Bucks allowed the Celtics to grab 31 in total with 5 being offensive. They finished the game with a 32.3 percent three point accuracy (10 of 31 made) and an 86.7 free throw percentage (13 of 15 attempts). The Celtics connected on 42 of their 82 shots for a 51.2 percent success rate in the game. The Bucks ended the game with a 40 for 92 shooting rate, which resulted in a 43.5 scoring percentage. Milwaukee knocked down 13 of their 29 3 point attempts which cumulated to a 44.8 percent success rate, and 17 of their free throw tries (81.0 percent). The Celtics were whistled for ten personal fouls, giving the Bucks 21 free throw attempts.

Is Milwaukee Bucks Giannis a MVP Candidate?

For the game, Giannis Antetokounmpo filled in for Milwaukee. He converted 16 of 27 shots. And this is good for a field goal percentage of 59.3 percent. He also managed to haul in 11 rebounds during the contest. The Greek Freak scored 40 points in his 40 minutes on the court and had three assists in the match. The Bucks sit at 51-31 overall. On offense, Milwaukee shoots 46.8 percent from the field, which is 12th in the league. The Milwaukee Bucks have 9,470 points on the season (115.5 per game) and grab 46.7 rebounds per game. Their assist rate is at 23.9 times per game (18th in the league), while their turnover percentage is at 13.4 percent.

The Milwaukee Bucks commit 18.2 personal fouls per game, and they score 77.6 percent of their free throws.They are ranked 19th in the league with 112.1 points allowed per game on the defensive end. The Bucks force 13.0 turnovers every game and allow teams to shoot 45.6 percent from the field (11th in the NBA). The Milwaukee defense allows 35.6 percent of shots from long range (1,186 of 3,328). Meanwhile their opponents convert 75.1 percent of their free throws. They’ve given up 25.9 assists and 44.1 rebounds per game, which is ranked 25th and 16th in the league, respectively.

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