Milwaukee Bucks Daily: Rounding up reactions to this year’s Media Day

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The latest Milwaukee Bucks Daily is here as we round up the various reactions and details from this year’s Media Day.

In today’s edition of Milwaukee Bucks Daily, we pour through all the comments and tidbits that came through during yesterday’s Media Day, the Bucks close in on 10,000 season ticket sales for their first season at Fiserv Forum and much more.

Per usual, certain themes emerged through each and every Media Day availability yesterday, whether that was the introduction of new head coach Mike Budenholzer, the importance superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo will undoubtedly play on both ends of the floor and the chemistry being built heading into the start of training camp.

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

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Milwaukee Bucks: Can Ersan Ilyasova maintain his shooting consistency? (read here): I explored Ersan Ilyasova’s three-point shooting capabilities and offered a reason why his shot selection from beyond the arc could be a reason for his periodic inconsistencies in that regard.

Milwaukee Bucks: Media Day roundup for 2018-19 season (read here): Adam McGee rounded up all the details and comments made from Bucks players, officials and the team’s owners at this year’s Media Day, which was held Monday morning and afternoon.

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Is Mike Budenholzer the last big piece of the Bucks’ puzzle? (read here): The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel’s Matt Velazquez wrote about the importance of new head coach Mike Budenholzer as it relates to the Bucks’ current construction, based on the comments made by the team’s owners, general manager Jon Horst as well as various players.

Giannis Antetokunmpo is all business — and no “Dad jokes” — during Bucks media day (read here): Also of the Journal Sentinel, Ben Steele touched on Bucks superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo’s Media Day session where he shockingly put an end to the tradition of telling a bad joke as well as reiterated his approach to the game, which drew similarities to San Antonio Spurs legend Tim Duncan in the eyes of Coach Bud.

Bucks broadcaster Katie George blends athletic background, broadcast chops and national ambitions (read here): Also of the Journal Sentinel, James B. Nelson talked with new Bucks sideline reporter Katie George to go over her arrival to Milwaukee, how she’s approaching her new position with the organization, her career aspirations and much more.

Milwaukee Bucks season tickets sales near 10,000 as fans get their first looks of Fiserv Forum (read here): Nelson also talked with the Bucks’ majority owners about nearing the milestone the organization is closing in on in anticipation for the new season, that being selling 10,000 season tickets.

Giannis Antetokounmpo on his summer workout with Kobe Bryant (watch here): In the third part of his annual summer sitdown with Bucks play-by-play analyst Jim Paschke, Antetokounmpo detailed his workout with Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant this summer, what he learned from the soon-to-be Hall of Famer and more.

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