Milwaukee Bucks Daily: Giannis Antetokounmpo flexing three-point range

MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN - MARCH 19: (Photo by Dylan Buell/Getty Images)
MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN - MARCH 19: (Photo by Dylan Buell/Getty Images) /

The latest Milwaukee Bucks Daily is here as Bucks superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo is hard at work at adding a three-point shot to his unique skill package.

In today’s edition of Milwaukee Bucks Daily, we learn about the practice work Bucks superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo has gone through to improve his three-point shot, the Bucks’ injury report grows longer with Nikola Mirotic‘s thumb injury, and much more.

It will take plenty of time for Antetokounmpo to shed his non-shooter status, but the results that he’s had knocking down the long ball since the start of the calendar year have certainly been noticeable to all Bucks fans and opposing teams around the league.

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Best of Behind the Buck Pass From 3/20/19

Milwaukee Bucks: 3 takeaways from 115-101 win over Los Angeles Lakers: Dan Larsen highlighted on the three things that stood out in the Bucks’ season series sweeping victory over the Los Angeles Lakers from Tuesday night.

Milwaukee Bucks: Player grades from 115-101 win over Los Angeles Lakers: Adam McGee handed out grades for the Bucks’ individual performances, head coach Mike Budenholzer and what the Cavs had to offer in the Bucks’ 53rd victory of the season.

Wisconsin Herd: Quick reactions from 105-100 loss to Fort Wayne Mad Ants: I recapped the Wisconsin Herd’s losing effort to the Fort Wayne Mad Ants in their penultimate game of their regular season.

Milwaukee Bucks: 3 things to watch for on the road to Cleveland Cavaliers: Before last night’s game, Adam also previewed the Bucks’ matchup with the lottery-bound Cleveland Cavaliers.

Milwaukee Bucks: Nikola Mirotic reportedly suffers fractured left thumb, to miss time: Finally, I picked up on the big news of the day for the Bucks, that being that Nikola Mirotic suffered a slightly fractured left thumb in the team’s win over the Lakers Tuesday night.

Best of Bucks Around the Internet From 3/20/19

Creating the ‘unguardable’: Giannis working on 3-point range: ESPN’s Malika Andrews wrote about the work Bucks superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo has put in with shooting coach Ben Sullivan to improve his three-point shooting accuracy.

Cavs 107, Bucks 102: Missing pieces too much to overcome at finish: Matt Velazquez of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel recapped the shorthanded Bucks’ loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers Wednesday night.

Nikola Mirotic joins the Bucks’ long injury list with a sprained and fractured left thumb: Velazquez also touched on Mirotic’s injury and how it only adds to the extended list of injuries the Bucks are enduring through at the moment.

The Bucks’ NBA 2K team went on a spa wellness retreat because, well, gamers aren’t known for healthy habits: Also of the Journal Sentinel, Sarah Hauer reported on the wellness retreat Bucks Gaming recently went on and the importance of maintaining their mental wellness over the course of the season, considering the stress that can come in the gaming world.

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