NBA Playoffs: Giannis Antetokounmpo drops 50 points, Milwaukee knocks off Phoenix

Game recap
Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 50 points, Khris Middleton had 17 points, as Milwaukee Bucks defeated Phoenix Suns, 105-98, on Jul 21, 2021. Jae Crowder scored 15 points for Phoenix Suns.
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Milwaukee Bucks

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Giannis Antetokounmpo 42 14 2 0 5 50
Khris Middleton 40 5 5 4 0 17
Bobby Portis 22 3 0 0 1 16
Jrue Holiday 46 9 11 4 0 12
Brook Lopez 26 8 0 1 0 10
P.J. Tucker 36 6 1 1 0 0
Pat Connaughton 22 8 1 0 0 0
Jeff Teague 1 0 0 0 0 0
Team 225 53 20 10 6 105
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Phoenix Suns

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Chris Paul 39 2 5 1 0 26
Devin Booker 46 3 5 0 0 19
Jae Crowder 40 13 0 4 1 15
Deandre Ayton 36 6 1 2 2 12
Cameron Payne 10 2 0 0 0 10
Mikal Bridges 39 6 2 2 0 7
Frank Kaminsky 10 2 1 1 0 6
Cameron Johnson 16 3 0 1 1 3
Team 225 37 14 11 4 98

Milwaukee Bucks Vs Phoenix Suns

Game notes

Giannis Antetokounmpo

Giannis Antetokounmpo

Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 50 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA Playoffs). His previous record was 42 points scored in a July 09, 2021 game against Phoenix Suns (118-108 loss). He scored 50 points or more 1 times this season in NBA Playoffs games.

Giannis Antetokounmpo grabbed 10 rebounds or more for the 7th time in 21 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 10 points or more for the 23th time in 23 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 12 times on the road, and 11 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 40. He recorded it on a July 15, 2021 game against Phoenix Suns (109-103 win).

Jrue Holiday

Jrue Holiday

Jrue Holiday scored 10 points or more for the 21th time in 23 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 11 times on the road, and 10 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).

Jrue Holiday had 10 assists or more for the 6th time in 23 NBA Playoffs games this season. His season-high in assists is 15. He recorded it on a May 25, 2021 game against Miami Heat (132-98 win).

Bobby Portis

Bobby Portis

Bobby Portis scored 10 points or more for the 9th time in 20 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 4 times on the road, and 5 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 22. He recorded it on a July 02, 2021 game against Atlanta Hawks (123-112 win).

Brook Lopez

Brook Lopez

Brook Lopez scored 10 points or more for the 15th time in 23 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 9 times on the road, and 6 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).

Jae Crowder

Jae Crowder

Jae Crowder scored 10 points or more for the 12th time in 22 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 7 times on the road, and 5 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).

Jae Crowder grabbed 13 rebounds and set his new season-high in rebounding (in NBA Playoffs). His previous record was 10 rebounds in a July 09, 2021 game against Milwaukee Bucks (118-108 win). He grabbed 10 rebounds or more 1 times this season in NBA Playoffs games.

Chris Paul

Chris Paul

Chris Paul scored 20 points or more for the 9th time in 20 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 4 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).

Deandre Ayton

Deandre Ayton

Deandre Ayton scored 10 points or more for the 19th time in 22 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 9 times on the road, and 10 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 24. He recorded it on a June 23, 2021 game against LA Clippers (104-103 win).

Cameron Payne

Cameron Payne

Cameron Payne scored 10 points or more for the 8th time in 22 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 3 times on the road, and 5 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 29. He recorded it on a June 23, 2021 game against LA Clippers (104-103 win).

Devin Booker

Devin Booker

Devin Booker scored 10 points or more for the 22th time in 22 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 11 times on the road, and 11 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).

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