Milwaukee Bucks Daily: Donte DiVincenzo ruled out for rest of season

MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN - MARCH 09: (Photo by Quinn Harris/Getty Images)
MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN - MARCH 09: (Photo by Quinn Harris/Getty Images) /

The latest Milwaukee Bucks Daily is here as we learn that Donte DiVincenzo‘s rookie season has come to a premature end due to his ongoing foot injury.

In today’s edition of Milwaukee Bucks Daily, Donte DiVincenzo’s rookie season is officially over as a result of his heel injury, Bucks superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo begrudgingly touches on his MVP candidacy and the race for this year’s honor overall, and much more.

After making a brief return at the beginning of the month, DiVincenzo’s rookie year will officially be cut short due to his ongoing issue with heel bursitis. DiVincenzo finishes with 4.9 points on shooting splits of .403/.265/.750, along with 2.4 rebounds and 1.1 assists in his 27 appearances this season.

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Milwaukee Bucks: 3 things to watch for as Houston Rockets visit: Before Tuesday night’s game, Adam McGee previewed the showdown between the Bucks and the Houston Rockets.

Milwaukee Bucks: Ultimate Bucks Bracket round 1 roundup: Adam also gave us an update on our ongoing Ultimate Bucks Bracket as it heads into the second round before voting picks back up Wednesday.

Wisconsin Herd: Jordan Brady out head coach after two seasons: I picked up on the news that the Wisconsin Herd have relieved head coach Jordan Brady and his staff of their duties after two seasons.

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Medical Update on Donte DiVincenzo: Here’s the Bucks’ medical update on rookie guard Donte DiVincenzo, who will be sidelined for the rest of the year and receive treatment for his bilateral heel bursitis.

Giannis Antetokounmpo on the MVP race (grudgingly), doing more with less time and the larger goals of the season ($): Eric Nehm of The Athletic talked with Bucks superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo about his candidacy in this year’s MVP race, the difference in his minutes workload this year under head coach Mike Budenholzer compared to years past, and much more.

Bucks 108, Rockets 94: Push that MVP talk to the back burner. This was Eric Bledsoe‘s night.: The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel’s Matt Velazquez recapped the Bucks’ victory over the Houston Rockets Tuesday night.

MVP: Alex Boeder over at dove into the differences of the MVP-caliber seasons Antetokounmpo and Houston Rockets superstar James Harden are having this year.

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