Milwaukee Bucks Daily: MVP season ahead for Giannis Antetokounmpo?

MEMPHIS, TN - MARCH 12: (Photo by Joe Murphy/NBAE via Getty Images)
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The latest Milwaukee Bucks Daily is here as Giannis Antetokounpo is again flagged up as an MVP frontrunner heading into the new season.

In today’s edition of Milwaukee Bucks Daily, we get the latest thoughts on Giannis Antetokounmpo‘s MVP case for the new season, all of the latest news and reaction involving Fiserv Forum, and more.

Having demonstrated bursts of MVP-caliber play last season, there’s little doubting that Antetokounmpo is ready to put together a complete season worthy of such honors, and with his situation improving thanks to the Bucks’ upgrades and the changing shape of the East, there’s no reason to believe he can’t make it a reality sooner than later.

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

Best of Behind The Buck Pass From 9/6/18

Milwaukee Bucks: Ray Allen‘s greatest moments as a Buck (read here): Jordan Treske highlighted the greatest moments Ray Allen produced in his time in Milwaukee, as we continue our Hall of Fame themed week as a part of our larger Bucks History Month.

Milwaukee Bucks: Marques Johnson remains undervalued in franchise history (read here): Rob Gueldner wrote about Marques Johnson’s elite scoring and well-rounded game, and how he still remains somewhat overlooked in the greater context of Bucks history.

Milwaukee Bucks Gaming roster likely set for change in year two (read here): I wrote about the announcements in regard to the second season of the NBA 2K League, the decisions they’ve forced Bucks Gaming into, and the likelihood of major changes as a result.

Best of Bucks Around The Internet From 9/6/18

Giannis, LeBron, and a guide to 2019 MVP odds (read here): Andrew Sharp of Sports Illustrated ran through the contenders and odds for MVP, highlighting Giannis Antetokounmpo as his pick for the NBA’s most prestigious individual award.

Photo timeline: Ray Allen’s career in Milwaukee (read here): With Ray Allen set to be inducted to the Hall of Fame on Friday, shared an extensive gallery of his photos from his time with the Bucks.

Check out the Milwaukee Bucks’ chic, new $524 million arena (read here): Scott Davis of Business Insider wrote about Fiserv Forum and highlighted some of the key features from the Bucks’ new home.

Stagehands union members display displeasure with Milwaukee Bucks at Fiserv Forum (read here): Sticking on the subject of Fiserv Forum, James B. Nelson of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported about the protest from union stage workers outside Fiserv Forum on Tuesday, as the Bucks opted for non-union workers to set up the stage for the arena’s first live concert.

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