Milwaukee Bucks Daily: Giannis Antetokounmpo awaits Kobe Bryant challenge

MILWAUKEE, WI - FEBRUARY 22: (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)
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The latest Milwaukee Bucks Daily is here as Giannis Antetokounmpo looks to Kobe Bryant to set him a target for the coming season.

In this latest edition of the Milwaukee Bucks Daily, we look at the details behind Giannis Antetokounmpo’s tweet to Kobe Bryant, and discuss the latest Wisconsin Herd news.

With only a couple of weeks away from the start of training camp, Bucks news will begin to ramp up again at pace very shortly.

For all of the analysis surrounding the Bucks and Herd in the meantime, and when that time comes, stick with us at Behind the Buck Pass, and be sure to read this column every morning.

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

Best of Behind The Buck Pass From 8/25/17

Wisconsin Herd: Schedule released for inaugural season in G League (read here): I rounded up the key details as the Wisconsin Herd’s schedule for their first G League season was released on Thursday evening.

Wisconsin Herd: A deep dive into new Herd player Vince Hunter (read here): Ti Windisch took a closer look at the game of Vince Hunter, the man selected with the first pick of the expansion draft by the Wisconsin Herd.

Best of Bucks Across The Internet From 8/25/17

Giannis Antetokounmpo wants Mamba Mentality challenge from Kobe Bryant (read here): Nick Denning of FanSided has the details as Giannis requested his own personal challenge as Kobe Bryant sent out a range of unusual challenges to top-class athletes on Twitter using the hashtag Mamba Mentality.

All-time best international NBA player from each country (sort of) (read here): Colin Ward-Henninger of CBS Sports picks out the best international NBA players sorted by country, with Giannis Antetokounmpo the standout from a Greek perspective.

Crossroads 2017: Is Jabari Parker‘s ceiling high enough (read here): Mitchell Maurer of Brew Hoop looks at what the future holds for Jabari Parker, and whether he can become a more seamless fit with the Bucks over time.

Next: Win In 6 Podcast #143: Giannis Antetokounmpo’s Greek drama

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