Giannis Antetokounmpo’s emphatic denial of Deandre Ayton’s dunk attempt is the play of the NBA Finals thus far.
Phoenix Suns center Deandre Ayton said the foul trouble he had in Game 3 won’t impact the way he plays the rest of the NBA Finals.
The 6-foot-11 center's inability to avoid foul trouble enabled Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Bucks to have their way in a 120-100 Game 3 victory over the Suns on Sunday night.
Phoenix already is playing without reserve forward Dario Saric, who tore his right anterior cruciate ligament in the first quarter of Phoenix's 118-105 Game 1 triumph on Tuesday.
Phoenix coach Monty Williams has pushed the right button, every time this season, and it's why the Suns are two wins away from the franchise's first title.
Giannis Antetokounmpo had 20 points and 17 rebounds after missing two games with a hyperextended left knee, but Chris Paul had 32 points and nine assists as Phoenix routed Milwaukee 118-105 on Tuesday night in Game 1..
“You know me,” said former UW star Frank Kaminsky, now a bench player for the NBA Finals-bound Phoenix Suns. “I know how to celebrate.”