Bucks defeat Celtics 119-112 in first game of NBA Restart

In the first game back for the Bucks since the NBA season was suspended in March, Milwaukee came away the winner.

Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 36 points, added 15 rebounds, and handed out seven assists in the Milwaukee Bucks' 119-112 win over the Boston Celtics on Friday night.

Khris Middleton added 18 points for Milwaukee.

With the win, the Bucks increased their lead for the top seed in the Eastern Conference to seven games over the Toronto Raptors. Milwaukee has seven games to play, while the Raptors begin Restart play on Saturday against the Los Angeles Lakers.

Milwaukee will play the Houston Rockets on Sunday at 7:30 p.m.

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