Milwaukee Bucks Daily: Giannis Antetokounmpo makes Sports Illustrated’s Top 10

TORONTO, ON - APRIL 24: Giannis Antetokounmpo
TORONTO, ON - APRIL 24: Giannis Antetokounmpo /

The latest Milwaukee Bucks Daily is here as Giannis Antetokounmpo broke through into the top 10 of Sports Illustrated’s player rankings.

In this latest edition of the Milwaukee Bucks Daily, we check in with the final edition of Sports Illustrated’s Top 100 player rankings as Giannis Antetokounmpo made a major breakthrough.

With the start of the regular season now just less than five weeks away, Bucks fans have plenty of reason to be excited about a young, talented team spearheaded by one of the league’s 10 best players.

To stay on top of all of the Bucks news, reactions and analysis in the run-up to the season and once it gets underway, make sure to read all of our work here on 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: 5 potential trades before training camp (read here): Rohan Katti suggested five trades that the Bucks could look to execute prior to training camp to further improve their roster for the season ahead.

Milwaukee Bucks: 49 years in 49 days – 1983-84 NBA season (read here): Ti Windisch continued his journey through Bucks history with yet another season where Milwaukee just came up short, setting the table for some changes for the second half of the decade.

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Top 100 NBA Players of 2018: Nos. 10-1 (read here): Rob Mahoney and Ben Golliver of Sports Illustrated wrapped up their top 100 list of NBA players for the upcoming season, and gave Milwaukee Bucks fans reason to celebrate as Giannis Antetokounmpo landed in the top-10.

Bucks should be cautious of offering Jabari Parker an extension (read here): Wes Goldberg of FanRag Sports takes a closer look at the extension situation facing the Bucks in regard to Jabari Parker, and lays out why the Bucks should be cautious in negotiations.

Milwaukee Bucks: 5 bold predictions for 2017-18 NBA season (read here): Josh Cornelissen of HoopsHabit lays out five big predictions for what the Bucks will show in the year ahead.

Next: Win In 6 Podcast #145: Why have the Bucks only won one championship?

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