Atlanta beat Philadelphia in the Eastern Conference semi-final 5 away away 109-106 (3-2).
The Hawks managed to make a big comeback, winning back from -26 in the first half. After three quarters, the Georgia club was down 69:87.
Trailing 22 points after 24 minutes, Atlanta had their third-ever NBA playoff return in the second half (Cleveland played -25 in the second half against Indiana in 2017, the Clippers played with Golden State won in 2019 after -23 at half-time).
Atlanta took the lead in the decisive quarter with a score of 40:19.
In the fourth meeting, the “76th” lost, having “+18” on the move.
Durant took Milwaukee apart: played the entire game without rest, scored 49 points (20 in the last quarter) and converted the decisive shot