Giannis Antetokounmpo had 20 points, eight rebounds and eight assists, and the Milwaukee Bucks routed the Boston Celtics 116-91 on Wednesday night to advance to the Eastern Conference final.

The top-seeded Bucks placed seven players in double figures in their fourth straight win after dropping the series opener. Khris Middleton had 19 points and eight rebounds, and Eric Bledsoe finished with 18 points.

Next up for the Bucks is the winner of the Philadelphia-Toronto series. The Raptors are up 3-2 heading into Game 6 on Thursday night.

Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo tries to drive past Boston Celtics' Al Horford during the first half of Game 5 of a second round NBA basketball playoff series Wednesday, May 8, 2019, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
Milwaukee Bucks’ Giannis Antetokounmpo tries to drive past Boston Celtics’ Al Horford during the first half of Game 5 of a second round NBA basketball playoff series Wednesday, May 8, 2019, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

It’s the first Eastern Conference final for Milwaukee since 2001.

Kyrie Irving scored 15 points for Boston, which shot 31.2 percent from the field. Jayson Tatum and Marcus Morris each had 14.

Milwaukee Bucks' Eric Bledsoe tries to drive past Boston Celtics' Al Horford and Marcus Smart during the first half of Game 5 of a second round NBA basketball playoff series Wednesday, May 8, 2019, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
Milwaukee Bucks’ Eric Bledsoe tries to drive past Boston Celtics’ Al Horford and Marcus Smart during the first half of Game 5 of a second round NBA basketball playoff series Wednesday, May 8, 2019, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens and players look at Jaylen Brown who was hurt on a play during the first half of Game 5 of a second round NBA basketball playoff series against the Milwaukee Bucks Wednesday, May 8, 2019, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens and players look at Jaylen Brown who was hurt on a play during the first half of Game 5 of a second round NBA basketball playoff series against the Milwaukee Bucks Wednesday, May 8, 2019, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

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