Boston Celtics and Milwaukee Bucks open 2022 NBA Conference Finals at TD Garden

NBA – the #2 seed Boston Celtics host the reigning and defending NBA Champion the #3 seed Milwaukee Bucks in their 1st game of the 2022 NBA Conference Final in their own best of seven series at TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts.

The Celtics move on to the second round of the 2022 NBA Playoffs after sweeping the highly favorite Brooklyn Nets for winning this year NBA Championship. The Celtics take a commanding 4–0 series against the Nets in a very competitive game from Game’s 1 through 4.

The Bucks surpassed the 6th seed Chicago Bulls in a commanding 4 -1 series. The Bucks win game 1 at home and loss game 2 to the Bulls led by DeMar DeRozan to even up the series. Bucks takes care games 3,4 and 5 to finish the series and move on to the second round of the Playoffs.

Meanwhile The Celtics and the Bucks 2021–2022 NBA Regular Season match up are evenly tied both teams won 2 out 4 games in their meetings this season, The Celtics won the first 2 games while the Bucks the last 2 games.

Both teams are also finished even in the 2021–2022 NBA Regular Season standings in the Eastern Conference with 51 wins and 31 losses, but the Celtics has the tie breaker to take the 2nd seed in the East and the Bucks at 3rd.

It is expected to be a great series between the two teams, the Celtics will lead again by Jason Tatum, Jaylen Brown and Marcus Smart while the Bucks will lead by the 2 – time league MVP and last year Finals MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo and Jrue Holiday unfortunately former All-Star Kris Middleton will be out the entire series due to injury.

What do you think of this upcoming series? Will the Celtics dethroned the reigning NBA Champion or will Giannis Antetokounmpo lead the Bucks for the 2nd straight season to the Eastern Finals? Let’s wait and see.