Milwaukee Bucks Daily: Giannis Antetokounmpo catching up with LeBron James

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The latest Milwaukee Bucks Daily is here as Giannis Antetokounmpo talks about  the prospect of closing the gap on LeBron James in terms of the NBA’s best player discussion.

In today’s edition of Milwaukee Bucks Daily, we hear Giannis Antetokounmpo’s thoughts on potentially becoming the league’s best player and the face of the NBA, the reaction to Malcolm Brogdon‘s injury continues to roll in, and much more.

If Antetokounmpo’s ankle permits, following an awkward landing against the 76ers, he’ll get the chance to make a point about his growing status when the Lakers and LeBron James visit Fiserv Forum on Tuesday night.

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

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Milwaukee Bucks: 3 takeaways from 130-125 loss to Philadelphia 76ers: Jordan Treske offered his analysis of Sunday’s loss to the Philadelphia 76ers, and picked out his key takeaways from the action.

Milwaukee Bucks: Player grades from 130-125 loss to Philadelphia 76ers: I also reflected on that loss to the 76ers, putting the individual performances under the microscope and dishing out grades.

Milwaukee Bucks reportedly waive Christian Wood, sign Tim Frazier: I rounded up the details on the latest Bucks acquisitions, with Christian Wood having been waived in favor of adding Tim Frazier for backcourt depth.

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Giannis is closing the gap on LeBron. But can he catch the King?: Matt Velazquez of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel spoke to Giannis Antetokounmpo about his relationship with LeBron James, closing the gap on the league’s best player, and the prospect of catching him and surpassing him to take that title.

The Bucks could sure use Malcolm Brogdon right now: Paolo Uggetti of The Ringer wrote about Malcolm Brogdon’s injury, and the dreadful timing of it for the Bucks.

Milwaukee Bucks request waivers on Christian Wood: released an official statement, confirming their decision to waive forward Christian Wood.

Next. Milwaukee Bucks: 4 burning questions following Malcolm Brogdon’s injury. dark

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