Miami Warmth prevailed over Milwaukee Bucks by 119-114 in sport 4 on Monday evening. With the win, Warmth gained a 3-1 lead over Bucks and put the Japanese Convention’s No. 1 seed on the point of elimination.
Jimmy Butler was the star of the evening for Warmth because the 33-year-old completed with 56 factors, 9 rebounds and two assists to assist his staff win the competition. Of these factors, he scored 22 within the first quarter and annihilated Bucks by scoring 21 within the fourth quarter. It was a memorable efficiency by him as his 56 factors are probably the most in Warmth postseason historical past. His 56-point brilliance bought him tied with Charles Barkley for the fourth-highest single-game scoring effort in playoff historical past, solely behind Michael Jordan (63), Elgin Baylor (61) and Donovan Mitchell (57).
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Butler was supported by Bam Adebayo (15 factors, 8 rebounds), Caleb Martin (12 factors, 9 rebounds) and Gabe Vincent (10 factors, 8 assists).
Bucks outperformed Warmth in every of the primary three quarters. Giannis Antetokounmpo’s staff had been main by 11 factors over Warmth on the finish of third quarter. However in a shocking turnaround, Warmth completely outplayed Bucks within the fourth quarter to seize the sensational win. Within the fourth quarter, Warmth scored 41 factors whereas Bucks may handle 25 factors.
The match marked the return of Bucks star Antetokounmpo after a two-plus-game absence with a again contusion however it led to a defeat. Antetokounmpo posted a triple-double and completed with 26 factors, 10 rebounds and 13 assists within the sport.
For Bucks, Brook Lopez completed with 36 factors and 11 rebounds to be one of the best performer for his staff.
Warmth and Bucks will lock horns once more in sport 5 on Wednesday and will probably be a do-or-die scenario for Antetokounmpo’s staff. To keep away from a playoff exit, Bucks have to win the following three video games.