On the night of Wednesday to Thursday, as part of the NBA play-offs, the Milwaukee Bucks and the Golden State Warriors qualified for the next round, after winning a final match against the Chicago Bulls (116-100) and the Denver Nuggets (102-98).
Milwaukee charts its course. On the night of Wednesday to Thursday, as part of the NBA play-offs, the Bucks, defending champions, beat the Chicago Bulls (116-100). A fourth victory, the third consecutive, which allows them to win this series and qualify for the semi-finals, with, as next opponent, the Boston Celtics. From the first quarter, the locals drove the point home, with a lead increased to +16 (34-18) and up to +29 in the second quarter (49-20). After the break, the Bucks stayed on track, led by Giannis Antetokounpo (33 points, 9 rebounds, 3 assists), only to be seen again.
Through Chicago. Past Chicago. pic.twitter.com/6kKaKDKiSf
— Milwaukee Bucks (@Bucks) April 28, 2022
Golden State responds. On the night of Thursday to Friday, as part of the NBA play-offs, the Warriors won Game 5, against the Denver Nuggets (102-98). A final success to win this series (4-1) and qualify for the next round. For Golden State, it was no picnic. Against an incredible Nikola Jokic (30 points, 19 rebounds, 8 assists), Stephen Curry (30 points, 5 rebounds, 5 assists) made the difference in the fourth and final quarter. Halfway through it, the score was still 83-84 in favor of the visitors, before the playmaker took charge.
— Golden State Warriors (@warriors) April 28, 2022
BASKETBALL – NBA / PLAY-OFFS 2022
MILWAUKEE BUCKS (3) – CHICAGO BULLS (6): 4-1 >>> MILWAUKEE QUALIFIES
Match 1 – Milwaukee bucks –Chicago Bulls: 93-86
Match 2 – Milwaukee Bucks- Chicago Bulls : 110-114
Match 3 – Chicago Bulls- Milwaukee bucks : 81-111
Match 4 – Chicago Bulls- Milwaukee Bucks : 95-119
Game 5 – Milwaukee Bucks –Chicago Bulls: 116-100
GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS (3) – DENVER NUGGETS (6): 4-1 >>> GOLDEN STATE QUALIFIES
Match 1 – Golden State Warriors – Denver Nuggets: 123-107
Match 2 – Golden State Warriors – Denver Nuggets: 126-106
Match 3 – Denver Nuggets- Golden State Warriors : 113-118
Match 4 – Denver Nuggets – Golden State Warriors: 126-121
Game 5 – Golden State Warriors – Denver Nuggets: 102-98