Milwaukee Bucks Daily: Feeling the effects of being on the road

The latest Milwaukee Bucks Daily is here as the Bucks look to close out an extended road slate with a win over the Miami Heat Friday night at American Airlines Arena.

In today’s edition of Milwaukee Bucks Daily, the Bucks look to finish an extended road slate on a high note Friday night against the Miami Heat, we look at how successful the pick and roll tandem of Giannis Antetokounmpo and Khris Middleton has been this year, and much more.

Although one couldn’t tell, since they’re tied with the Golden State Warriors with holding the best winning percentage on the road at 66.7 percent heading into Friday’s meeting with the Heat, the effects of the Bucks’ recent road heavy schedule has certainly been felt on the players and can be seen in their performance for certain tilts.

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

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Wisconsin Herd: Quick reactions from 148-144 win over Delaware Blue Coats: I recapped the Wisconsin Herd’s thrilling double overtime victory over the Delaware Blue Coats from Wednesday night.

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Beleaguered by road-heavy schedule, Bucks aim to close trip on right note in Miami: The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel’s Matt Velazquez wrote about the Bucks’ extended life on the road over the last several weeks, and how they’re looking forward to finishing it all off with a victory over the Miami Heat Friday night.

Not-so-secret weapon: Pick-and-roll benefiting Giannis Antetokounmpo, Khris Middleton and Bucks ($): Eric Nehm of The Athletic examined the success that’s been generated through the pick and roll play between Giannis Antetokounmpo and Khris Middleton this season.

Numbers notebook: Early returns on late-season additions: John Schuhmann over at NBA.com looked at the progress various midseason additions have made around the league, which included how Nikola Mirotic has integrated himself within the Bucks’ rotation.

Next: Bucks: Patience is warranted with Khris Middleton

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

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