C’s Comeback Falls Short In Milwaukee [VIDEO]
The Boston Celtics lost in Milwaukee last night 112-111 on a Bucks free throw with 0.6 left. But, ask C's coach Brad Stevens, he will tell you the loss came earlier than that.
Milwaukee outscored Boston 40-20 in the third quarter and then got beat 37-19 in the fourth quarter.
What made this one so tough for the C's down the stretch was coming back from a 19-point deficit to tie the game at 109-109 with seconds left.
After a Greg Monroe basketball, Kelly Olynyk was fouled and tied the game again 111-111 with one second left.
On the out-of-bounds play, Avery Bradley fouled Khris Middleton. He made the first foul shot and missed the next one on purpose. Game over.
The loss snaps a four game C's winning streak. Bradley and Jae Crowder led Boston with 18 points each.
Monroe had 29.
The Celtics have one game left before the the allstar break - tonight against the LA Clippers.