Milwaukee Bucks Daily: Bucks, Brook Lopez ‘motivated to get a deal done’

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The latest Milwaukee Bucks Daily is here as we collect the latest rumblings surrounding the Bucks as the start of free agency inches ever closer.

In today’s edition of Milwaukee Bucks Daily, we round up the latest collection of rumblings involving the Bucks’ crop of pending free agents, we catch wind of yet another addition to Milwaukee’s Summer League roster and much more.

Only three more days stand between now and the start of free agency and as to be expected, the Bucks are certainly standing as a pivotal team between the many free agents they have and the interest other teams have in prising significant pieces away from their core.

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

Best of Behind the Buck Pass From 6/26/19

Milwaukee Bucks: 3 potential free agency suitors for Nikola Mirotic: I offered up three teams that theoretically could chase pending unrestricted free agent Nikola Mirotic when he hits the open market.

Milwaukee Bucks: 5 wings to target in free agency: Adam McGee rounded up five wings the Bucks could conceivably buy low on to fill out their roster as they’ll tie up plenty of money on their significant free agents in less than a week’s time.

Milwaukee Bucks Rumors: Brook Lopez among Houston Rockets targets: Adam touched on the report from The Athletic’s Sam Amick regarding the Houston Rockets’ level of interest in Bucks big man Brook Lopez.

Milwaukee Bucks: Dallas Mavericks interested in Nikola Mirotic: Adam also picked up on the rumor that that Dallas Mavericks have their eye on Mirotic when it comes to their free agency wish list.

Milwaukee Bucks: Lakers potentially interested in Malcolm Brogdon: Lastly, Adam did a quick write up on the rumors circulating between pending restricted free agent Malcolm Brogdon and the Los Angeles Lakers.

Best of Bucks Around the Internet From 6/26/19

2019 NBA Free Agency Primer: Rumors, Stakes and More Buzz: Sports Illustrated’s Chris Mannix offered up a batch of rumblings surrounding the most notable players sit to hit the open market this weekend, including the latest on Brook Lopez and the mutual desire between him and the Bucks “to get a deal done.”

Bucks’ Horst wins Executive of the Year, heads back to work: Keith Jenkins of the Associated Press touched on Bucks general manager Jon Horst being named this year’s NBA Executive of the Year and the major pieces of business he’s set to deal with in a matter of days when free agency begins.

Jock Landale to play with the Bucks during Summer League: Donatas Urbonas reported that Australian big man Jock Landale will play with the Bucks during this year’s Summer League in Las Vegas.

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