MILWAUKEE (WKOW) -- The Atlanta Hawks beat the Milwaukee Bucks 116-113 Wednesday night behind 48 points from Trae Young.
Giannis Antetokounmpo led the Bucks with 34 points. Jrue Holiday scored 33 points.
The Bucks were up 105-98 with just over four minutes to go in the game but weren't able to hold off a late rally from the Hawks.
The Hawks went up by one on a Clint Capela putback with just under 30 seconds to go.
Pat Connaughton missed a three on the following possession. After a pair of Young free throws, Giannis also made two free throws and two more Young free throws, Khris Middleton missed a potential game-tying three pointer.
Game 2 is set for Friday night at 7:30 p.m.