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Arizona in the NBA playoffs: Andre Iguodala, Heat stun Bucks to open East semis

NBA: Playoffs-Miami Heat at Milwaukee Bucks Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

The Heat’s perfect playoff run continued Monday as they upset the top-seeded Milwaukee Bucks 115-104 to open the Eastern Conference semifinals.

Miami is now 5-0 in the postseason after cruising past the Indiana Pacers in the first round.

Former Arizona Wildcat Andre Iguodala, the last Lute Olson-coached player in the NBA, contributed two points, four rebounds, a steal, a block and two turnovers in 19 minutes.

A +7, Iggy shot 1-for-4, throwing down a breakaway dunk after a steal and missing all three of his 3-point attempts.

Unlike the first round, Iguodala was not on the floor in crunch time. He exited with 8:56 left in the fourth and the Heat holding a 92-90 lead, before returning with 1:31 left as Miami held an eight-point lead.

Still, he was one of several defenders the Heat deployed on Giannis Antetokounmpo, who was held to 18 points, 10 rebounds and nine assists on 6-of-12 shooting (and 4-of-12 free throw shooting). He also committed six turnovers.

Jimmy Butler led Miami with 40 points on just 20 shots.

What’s next?

Game 2 is scheduled for Wednesday at 3:30 p.m. MST on ESPN. The Bucks also lost the first game of their series with the Magic before winning four straight, so there is no reason to panic yet.

Stanley Johnson, Rondae Hollis-Jefferson and the Toronto Raptors will look to avoid falling into an 0-2 hole against the Boston Celtics on Tuesday 2:40 p.m. MST on ESPN.

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