NBA Playoffs: Khris Middleton drops 40 points, Milwaukee cools off Phoenix

Game recap
Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 26 points, Khris Middleton had 40 points, as Milwaukee Bucks defeated Phoenix Suns, 109-103, on Jul 15, 2021. Devin Booker scored 42 points for Phoenix Suns.
Milwaukee Bucks logo

Milwaukee Bucks

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Khris Middleton 43 6 4 2 0 40
Giannis Antetokounmpo 42 14 8 3 2 26
Brook Lopez 19 1 0 1 0 14
Jrue Holiday 42 7 7 3 0 13
Pat Connaughton 31 9 1 0 0 11
Bobby Portis 20 5 0 1 1 3
Jeff Teague 10 1 1 0 0 2
P.J. Tucker 29 5 1 1 0 0
Team 250 48 22 11 3 109
Phoenix Suns logo

Phoenix Suns

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Devin Booker 38 1 2 0 1 42
Jae Crowder 39 8 3 3 3 15
Cameron Johnson 28 1 1 0 1 10
Chris Paul 36 4 7 0 0 10
Cameron Payne 17 1 0 0 0 9
Mikal Bridges 25 5 0 0 1 7
Deandre Ayton 38 17 5 0 3 6
Torrey Craig 15 3 0 0 0 4
Team 250 40 18 3 9 103

Milwaukee Bucks Vs Phoenix Suns

Game notes

Giannis Antetokounmpo

Giannis Antetokounmpo

Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 20 points or more for the 16th time in 19 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 7 times on the road, and 9 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 42. He recorded it on a July 09, 2021 game against Phoenix Suns (118-108 loss).

Giannis Antetokounmpo grabbed 10 rebounds or more for the 6th time in 19 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).

Khris Middleton

Khris Middleton

Khris Middleton scored 40 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA Playoffs). His previous record was 38 points scored in a June 28, 2021 game against Atlanta Hawks (102-113 win). He scored 40 points or more 1 times this season in NBA Playoffs games.

Pat Connaughton

Pat Connaughton

Pat Connaughton scored 10 points or more for the 5th time in 21 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 3 times on the road, and 2 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 15. He recorded it on a May 25, 2021 game against Miami Heat (132-98 win).

Jrue Holiday

Jrue Holiday

Jrue Holiday scored 10 points or more for the 19th time in 21 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 10 times on the road, and 9 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 33. He recorded it on a June 24, 2021 game against Atlanta Hawks (113-116 loss).

Brook Lopez

Brook Lopez

Brook Lopez scored 10 points or more for the 14th time in 21 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 9 times on the road, and 5 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 33. He recorded it on a July 02, 2021 game against Atlanta Hawks (123-112 win).

Devin Booker

Devin Booker

Devin Booker scored 40 points or more for the 3th time in 20 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 2 times on the road, and 1 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 47. He recorded it on a June 04, 2021 game against Los Angeles Lakers (100-113 win).

Deandre Ayton

Deandre Ayton

Deandre Ayton grabbed 15 rebounds or more for the 5th time in 20 NBA Playoffs games this season. His season-high in rebounds is 22. He recorded it on a June 27, 2021 game against LA Clippers (80-84 win).

Jae Crowder

Jae Crowder

Jae Crowder scored 10 points or more for the 10th time in 20 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 19. He recorded it on a July 01, 2021 game against LA Clippers (103-130 win).

Cameron Johnson

Cameron Johnson

Cameron Johnson scored 10 points or more for the 10th time in 19 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 4 times on the road, and 6 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 14. He recorded it on a July 12, 2021 game against Milwaukee Bucks (120-100 loss).

Chris Paul

Chris Paul

Chris Paul scored 10 points or more for the 13th time in 18 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 8 times on the road, and 5 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 41. He recorded it on a July 01, 2021 game against LA Clippers (103-130 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