Milwaukee Bucks Daily: Giannis Antetokounmpo loses out at ESPYS

MILWAUKEE, WI - APRIL 27: Giannis Antetokounmpo
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The latest Milwaukee Bucks Daily is here as Giannis Antetokounmpo didn’t add an ESPY to his growing list of accolades.

In this latest edition of the Milwaukee Bucks Daily, we look at Giannis Antetokounmpo’s ESPYS disappointment, the Bucks’ Summer League playoffs exit, and more.

Milwaukee’s young team will have one more game in Las Vegas, as they’ll compete in the consolation bracket on Friday. After that, the next time a Bucks’ team of any sort will take to the court in a competitive setting will be preseason.

To stay on top of all of the Bucks news throughout the summer behind that final game in Vegas, check in with this column here every morning at Behind the Buck Pass.

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Back to the present, let’s look at today’s Bucks stories:

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Milwaukee Bucks Rumors: Bucks reportedly interested in Shabazz Muhammad (read here): Ti Windisch has the details on reports of potential Bucks interest in former Minnesota Timberwolves wing Shabazz Muhammad.

Milwaukee Bucks: The importance of remaining patient (read here): Paul Headley writes about the need for patience from within the organization and the fanbase as the Bucks look to take the next step in the coming years.

Milwaukee Bucks: Like it or not, Rashad Vaughn will get minutes this year (read here): Ti Windisch wrote about how the Bucks will have to lean on Vaughn next season due to limited options in their wing rotations.

Milwaukee Bucks Summer League Preview: Sacramento Kings (read here): Prior to the start of Wednesday’s game, I looked ahead to some of the key talking points of the game against the Kings.

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Russell Westbrook, Kevin Durant among big winners at ESPYS (read here): Having been nominated for the Best Breakthrough Athlete award, Giannis Antetokounmpo lost out to Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott at the ESPYS on Wednesday.

Kings 69, Bucks 65: Milwaukee ousted from Summer League playoffs (read here): Matt Velazquez of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel recaps the action from the Bucks’ playoff loss to the Sacramento Kings and got the reactions of the players.

Milwaukee Bucks’ All-MECCA  team picks (read here): Jimmy Carlton of OnMilwaukee picks out his all-time MECCA teams ahead of the Bucks’ return there for a regular season game next season.

Next: Win In 6 Podcast #137: Early Summer League impressions

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