- The Milwaukee Bucks and Boston Celtics exchanged huge threes at the end of regulation in Game 1 of the playoffs.
- Celtics guard Terry Rozier hit a huge three to put the Celtics up three with .5 seconds left in the game.
- Bucks forward Khris Middleton answered with a 35-foot, game-tying three that sent the game to overtime.
Khris Middleton saved the Milwaukee Bucks in Game 1 of the playoffs with a deep, buzzer-beating three-pointer to force overtime against the Boston Celtics.
Trailing 99-96 with .5 seconds left, Middleton caught the ball near half-court and launched a shot, knocking it down as time expired.
The three-pointer came just seconds after Celtics reserve guard Terry Rozier hit a massive step-back three that seemed to put the game away.
Here’s Rozier’s three:
And Middleton’s game-tying three:
Replay showed he got the ball off just in time: