Bucks/Hawks series moves to Atlanta for Game 7

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By Jake McCormick

Up 3-2 in their first round Eastern Conference series against the Atlanta Hawks and coming home after a stunning road win on Wednesday, the Milwaukee Bucks went into halftime with a 34-31 lead. It wasn’t pretty, but the Bucks had clipped the Hawks’ wings inside and were hitting shots when they were needed.

And then the third quarter happened, and the game continued its descent down the ranks of the ugly tree, hitting every branch on the way down as the Hawks forced a Game 7 with an 83-69 victory in front of a sold out Bradley Center. [Read more…]