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Celtics-Bucks to open Sunday; see the full second-round schedule here

Jayson Tatum and Giannis Antetokounmpo are ready to go head-to-head in the next round.Stacy Revere/Getty

The Bucks beat the Bulls in five games to advance to the next round of the NBA playoffs. And they’ll draw the well-rested Celtics, who finished their sweep of the Nets on Monday.

Here’s the schedule for Round 2 between Celtics-Bucks:

Game 1: Bucks at Celtics

Sunday, May 1, 1 p.m., ABC

Game 2: Bucks at Celtics

Tuesday, May 3, TBD, TNT

Game 3: Celtics at Bucks

Saturday, May 7, TBD, ABC

Game 4: Celtics at Bucks

Monday, May 9, TBD, TNT

Game 5: Bucks at Celtics (if nec.)

Wednesday, May 11, TBD, TNT

Game 6: Celtics at Bucks (if nec.)


Friday, May 13, TBD, ESPN

Game 7: Bucks at Celtics (if nec.)

Sunday, May 15, TBD, TBD

The Celtics split their four-game regular-season series with the Bucks. Here’s four things to know about the matchup.

The Bucks could be without Kris Middleton for the entire series, according to a Thursday report, because of an MCL sprain the All-Star suffered last week.

Christopher Price can be reached at Follow him @cpriceglobe.