The latest Milwaukee Bucks Daily is here as the Bucks winning streak comes to an end at five games thanks to the Toronto Raptors.
In today’s edition of Milwaukee Bucks Daily, we get all of the reaction to the Bucks’ loss to the Toronto Raptors, details from an otherwise busy weekend for the Bucks, and much more.
Saturday’s loss will sting for the Bucks, not just because it came at the hands of an important rival, and ended their win streak, but also as it marked Milwaukee’s first home loss of the season against an Eastern Conference foe.
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Back to the present, let’s look at today’s Bucks stories.
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Milwaukee Bucks: 3 things to watch for as Toronto Raptors visit (read here): Prior to Saturday’s game, I looked ahead to the action and picked out some of the key elements worth keeping an eye on in the matchup with the Raptors.
Milwaukee Bucks: Takeaways from 144-112 win over Atlanta Hawks (read here): Robby Cowles shared his leading takeaways from the Bucks’ Friday night demolition of the Atlanta Hawks.
Milwaukee Bucks: Player grades from 144-112 win over Atlanta Hawks (read here): Scott Romportl also reflected on that game, grading Milwaukee’s individual efforts on the night.
Wisconsin Herd: Reactions from 125-120 loss to Fort Wayne Mad Ants (read here): Jordan Treske recapped the action from the Wisconsin Herd’s latest loss, as a dominant performance by Christian Wood wasn’t enough to overcome the Mad Ants.
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Siakam, Leonard lead Raptors to a huge road win in Milwaukee (read here): Malika Andrews of ESPN reports from Fiserv Forum on Milwaukee’s loss to the Raptors, and gets the thoughts of Giannis Antetokounmpo following his 43 points and 17 rebounds.
Raptors 123, Bucks 116: Giannis isn’t enough as Toronto applies the finishing touches (read here): Matt Velazquez of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel also recapped the action from the loss to the Raptors, getting further reaction from the Bucks’ locker room after the game.
The Bucks made hilarious use of the famous Kawhi Leonard laugh (read here): JR Radcliffe of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel wrote about the game ops team at Fiserv Forum integrating Raptors star Kawhi Leonard’s infamous laugh into their collection of in-game sound effects for Saturday’s game.
That’s it for today’s roundup, but we’ll be back to do it all again tomorrow.