MILWAUKEE - The Milwaukee Bucks defeated the Boston Celtics 116-91 Wednesday night to win their Eastern Conference semifinal series four games to one.
The Bucks outscored the Celtics 30-20 in the second quarter to take control of the game.
Milwaukee advances to the Eastern Conference Final for the first time since 2001.
The Bucks will play either the Toronto Raptors or the Philadelphia 76'ers. The Raptors lead their semifinal series 3-2 with Game 6 in Philadelphia on Thursday night.