Milwaukee Bucks Daily: Raptors Vocal About Game 1 Physicality

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The latest Milwaukee Bucks Daily is here as the Raptors search for answers, and reflect on the physicality of Game 1.

In this edition of the Milwaukee Bucks Daily, we continue to gather all the best reaction and analysis from Game 1 against the Toronto Raptors, and prepare for Game 2.

After a convincing win, everything was relatively quiet from Milwaukee’s camp on Sunday, while the Raptors undertook a particularly public post-mortem which yielded a number of interesting quotes.

As the psychological warfare continue to play out between both teams throughout the series, follow along with us here where we’ll bring you everything you need to know about the battle on and off the court.

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Let’s get down to it:

Best of Behind The Buck Pass From 4/16/17

Win In 6 Podcast #112: Bucks Leave Game 1 in Jurassic Park More Alive Than Ever (read above): Ti Windisch and Tim Wray joined me for the latest edition of our podcast, as we provided instant reaction to the series opening win in Toronto.

Milwaukee Bucks: Takeaways From Game 1 Win Over Toronto Raptors (read here): Joe Osterndorf looked back on how Saturday’s game played out, highlighting his key takeaways from the Bucks’ season playoff debut.

Milwaukee Bucks: Grades From 97-83 Win Over Toronto Raptors (read here): Adam Coffman also reflected on the game, grading the individual performances of the Bucks, Jason Kidd and the Raptors.

Best of Bucks Across The Internet From 4/16/17

Giannis soaring in transition has Raptors searching for answers (read here): Charles Gardner of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel speaks from Toronto, as P.J. Tucker and Kyle Lowry spoke to the media about the challenges of guarding Giannis Antetokounmpo, and Dwane Casey questioned the legality of the screens set in Game 1.

Greek Freak paints Raptors into a corner (read here): Doug Smith of the Toronto Star also wrote about the Raptors’ struggles in containing Giannis, and how the solution of protecting the paint is easier said than done.

Giannis Antetokounmpo is the best player in Bucks-Raptors. That should scare Toronto. (read here): Tim Cato of SB Nation writes about Giannis’ status as the best player on the floor in the series, and how that ensures the Bucks have a chance to advance.

Thon Maker hypes up Bucks’ defense in Game 1 win (read here): Matt Velazquez of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel wrote about Thon Maker’s game-changing defensive impact in Game 1, and spoke to the rookie himself.

Next: Win In 6 Podcast #112: Bucks Leave Game 1 In Jurassic Park More Alive Than Ever

That’s it for today’s roundup, but we’ll be back to do it all again tomorrow.