NBA Playoffs: Giannis Antetokounmpo goes off for 40 points, Milwaukee prevails over Brooklyn

Game recap
Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 40 points, Brook Lopez had 19 points, as Milwaukee Bucks defeated Brooklyn Nets, 115-111, on Jun 20, 2021. Kevin Durant scored 48 points for Brooklyn Nets.
Brooklyn Nets logo

Brooklyn Nets

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Kevin Durant 53 9 6 1 1 48
James Harden 52 9 9 1 1 22
Blake Griffin 40 11 3 0 0 17
Bruce Brown 52 6 2 2 1 14
Joe Harris 46 9 2 0 0 10
Jeff Green 12 1 1 0 0 0
Landry Shamet 6 1 0 0 0 0
Team 275 46 23 4 3 111
Milwaukee Bucks logo

Milwaukee Bucks

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Giannis Antetokounmpo 50 13 5 0 1 40
Khris Middleton 52 10 6 5 0 23
Brook Lopez 46 8 1 1 4 19
Jrue Holiday 48 7 8 0 0 13
P.J. Tucker 38 5 0 3 2 11
Pat Connaughton 23 4 0 0 0 9
Bryn Forbes 5 0 0 0 0 0
Team 275 47 20 9 7 115

Brooklyn Nets Vs Milwaukee Bucks

Game notes

Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant scored 40 points or more for the 3th time in 12 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 1 times on the road, and 2 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).

James Harden

James Harden

James Harden scored 20 points or more for the 6th time in 8 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 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 5th time in 12 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 1 times on the road, and 4 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).

Blake Griffin grabbed 10 rebounds or more for the 2th time in 12 NBA Playoffs games this season. His season-high in rebounds is 14. He recorded it on a June 06, 2021 game against Milwaukee Bucks (115-107 win).

Bruce Brown

Bruce Brown

Bruce Brown scored 10 points or more for the 5th time in 12 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 2 times on the road, and 3 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 16. He recorded it on a June 11, 2021 game against Milwaukee Bucks (86-83 loss).

Joe Harris

Joe Harris

Joe Harris scored 10 points or more for the 7th time in 12 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 1 times on the road, and 6 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 25. He recorded it on a May 26, 2021 game against Boston Celtics (130-108 win).

Giannis Antetokounmpo

Giannis Antetokounmpo

Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 40 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA Playoffs). His previous record was 34 points scored in a June 16, 2021 game against Brooklyn Nets (114-108 loss). He scored 40 points or more 1 times this season in NBA Playoffs games.

Giannis Antetokounmpo grabbed 10 rebounds or more for the 6th time in 11 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).

Brook Lopez

Brook Lopez

Brook Lopez scored 10 points or more for the 7th time in 11 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 6 times on the road, and 1 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 25. He recorded it on a May 29, 2021 game against Miami Heat (103-120 win).

Khris Middleton

Khris Middleton

Khris Middleton scored 20 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 38. He recorded it on a June 18, 2021 game against Brooklyn Nets (104-89 win).

Khris Middleton grabbed 10 rebounds or more for the 5th time in 11 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).

P.J. Tucker

P.J. Tucker

P.J. Tucker scored 10 points or more for the 2th time in 11 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 1 times on the road, and 1 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 13. He recorded it on a June 13, 2021 game against Brooklyn Nets (107-96 win).

Jrue Holiday

Jrue Holiday

Jrue Holiday scored 10 points or more for the 10th time in 11 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 6 times on the road, and 4 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 21. He recorded it on a June 18, 2021 game against Brooklyn Nets (104-89 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