Celtics vs. Bucks results, highlights for Thursday, February 21 matchup

The Greek Freak stepped up to help his team win on Thursday (Feb. 21). [Image via Milwaukee Bucks/YouTube screenshot]
The Greek Freak stepped up to help his team win on Thursday (Feb. 21). [Image via Milwaukee Bucks/YouTube screenshot]

The Milwaukee Bucks narrowly edged the visiting Celtics in a Thursday, February 21 NBA game.

Thursday night marked the return of NBA regular season action including a matchup of Eastern Conference contenders. The Boston Celtics visited the Milwaukee Bucks with the Greek Freak's team getting the one-point victory. Here are five stars from this game on Thursday (February 21).

1

Giannis Antetokounmpo - Milwaukee Bucks

It was Giannis' night to regain his composure after Team Giannis lost in the All-Star game. The Greek Freak finished with 30 points on 11-for-19 shooting along with 13 rebounds and six assists in the 98-97 win.

2

Khris Middleton - Milwaukee Bucks

Another of the NBA All-Stars from Team Giannis also gave the Bucks a great contribution. Khris Middleton had 15 points and 13 rebounds as well as four assists and a steal. That helped the Bucks win the battle of the boards 55-50 and win the game 98-97.

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