NBA Playoffs: Khris Middleton goes off for 38 points, Milwaukee outlasts Brooklyn

Game recap
Khris Middleton scored 38 points, Giannis Antetokounmpo had 30 points, as Milwaukee Bucks defeated Brooklyn Nets, 104-89, on Jun 18, 2021. Kevin Durant scored 32 points for Brooklyn Nets.
Milwaukee Bucks logo

Milwaukee Bucks

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Khris Middleton 42 10 5 5 0 38
Giannis Antetokounmpo 41 17 3 0 0 30
Jrue Holiday 42 8 5 4 0 21
Brook Lopez 29 5 0 0 3 8
P.J. Tucker 34 5 1 1 1 3
Thanasis Antetokounmpo 4 1 0 1 1 2
Bryn Forbes 11 0 0 0 0 2
Mamadi Diakite 3 2 0 0 0 0
Elijah Bryant 3 1 0 1 1 0
Justin Jackson 3 0 0 0 0 0
Pat Connaughton 21 2 0 0 0 0
Team 225 51 14 12 6 104
Brooklyn Nets logo

Brooklyn Nets

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Kevin Durant 40 11 3 0 0 32
James Harden 39 5 7 4 0 16
Blake Griffin 30 6 0 2 1 12
Joe Harris 36 4 0 0 0 9
Jeff Green 35 6 2 2 0 5
Alize Johnson 4 1 0 1 0 4
Reggie Perry 4 1 0 0 0 4
Bruce Brown 4 2 0 0 0 3
Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot 4 1 0 0 0 2
Landry Shamet 22 0 0 0 0 2
Tyler Johnson 4 2 2 1 0 0
Nicolas Claxton 2 0 0 0 0 0
Mike James 3 0 0 0 0 0
Chris Chiozza 4 0 0 1 0 0
Team 225 39 14 11 1 89

Milwaukee Bucks Vs Brooklyn Nets

Game notes

Khris Middleton

Khris Middleton

Khris Middleton scored 38 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA Playoffs). His previous record was 35 points scored in a June 11, 2021 game against Brooklyn Nets (86-83 win). He scored 30 points or more 2 times this season in NBA Playoffs games.

Khris Middleton grabbed 10 rebounds or more for the 4th time in 10 NBA Playoffs games this season. His season-high in rebounds is 15. He recorded it on a June 11, 2021 game against Brooklyn Nets (86-83 win).

Khris Middleton made 5 three-pointers and set his new season-high in three-points made (in NBA Playoffs). His previous record was 3 three-points made in a June 16, 2021 game against Brooklyn Nets (114-108 loss). He made 5 three-point shots or more 1 times this season in NBA Playoffs games.

Giannis Antetokounmpo

Giannis Antetokounmpo

Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 30 points or more for the 6th time in 10 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 2 times on the road, and 4 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 34. He recorded it on a June 16, 2021 game against Brooklyn Nets (114-108 loss).

Giannis Antetokounmpo grabbed 15 rebounds or more for the 3th time in 10 NBA Playoffs games this season. His season-high in rebounds is 18. He recorded it on a May 22, 2021 game against Miami Heat (109-107 win).

Jrue Holiday

Jrue Holiday

Jrue Holiday scored 21 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA Playoffs). His previous record was 20 points scored in a May 22, 2021 game against Miami Heat (109-107 win). He scored 20 points or more 2 times this season in NBA Playoffs games.

Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant scored 30 points or more for the 7th time in 11 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 4 times on the road, and 3 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 49. He recorded it on a June 16, 2021 game against Milwaukee Bucks (114-108 win).

Kevin Durant grabbed 10 rebounds or more for the 5th time in 11 NBA Playoffs games this season. His season-high in rebounds is 17. He recorded it on a June 16, 2021 game against Milwaukee Bucks (114-108 win).

James Harden

James Harden

James Harden scored 10 points or more for the 6th time in 7 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 3 times on the road, and 3 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 41. He recorded it on a May 29, 2021 game against Boston Celtics (125-119 loss).

Blake Griffin

Blake Griffin

Blake Griffin scored 10 points or more for the 4th time in 11 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 1 times on the road, and 3 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 18. He recorded it on a June 06, 2021 game against Milwaukee Bucks (115-107 win).

Boxscore glossary

Basketball stats abbreviations

  • MIN: Minutes played
  • 2M-2A: Two-points field goal made, attempted
  • 3M-3A: Three-points field goal made, attempted
  • FG%: Field goal percentage
  • 1M-1A: Free throws made, attempted
  • 1%: Free throw percentage
  • Or: Offensive rebounds
  • Dr: Defensive rebounds
  • Reb: Total rebounds
  • Ast: Assists
  • Stl: Steals
  • Blk: Blocks
  • Fo: Personal fouls
  • Pts: Points scored
  • Eff: Efficiency

If a player records double digits in a game in two of the PTS, REB, AST, STL or BLK statistics, he has a double-double. If he does it in three of this categories, he has a triple-double. If he does it in four categories he has a quadruple-double. Having a triple-double is considered as having a great game. Quadruple-doubles are extremely rare. Having one constitutes an historical performance. The last NBA player to record a quadruple double is David Robinson: it happened on February 17, 1994