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Thon Maker ready for the season following injury

The latest Milwaukee Bucks Daily is here as Thon Maker has shaken off an ankle injury and is ready for the new season.

In this latest edition of the Milwaukee Bucks Daily, we take a look at the details of Thon Maker’s return to health, a variety of season preview pieces, and more.

The Bucks will close out their preseason schedule on Friday, and with Jason Kidd previously hinting that all roster cuts would be made before that game, decisions on the 15th roster spot could well be imminent.

To get all of the details on the cuts when they’re made, stick with us at Behind the Buck Pass and check back in with this column every morning.

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

Best of Behind The Buck Pass From 10/11/17

Milwaukee Bucks: The path to adding another superstar (read here): Mike Bossetti lays out the avenues the Bucks can explore if they hope to find a superstar to pair with Giannis Antetokounmpo in the coming seasons.

Milwaukee Bucks: Khris Middleton season preview 2017-18 (read here): Our season previews continued as Ben Sewell assessed what the season has in store for Khris Middleton following last year’s hamstring injury.

Milwaukee Bucks: 49 years in 49 days – 2010-11 NBA season (read here): Ti Windisch continued his 49 years in 49 days series as after showing great promise the year before, the Bucks landed back in the lottery in the 2010-11 season.

Best of Bucks Across The Internet From 10/11/17

Thon Maker trying to hit the ground running after injury (read here): Matt Velazquez of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel spoke to Thon Maker on his full return to practice and his readiness for action, as the Bucks wrapped up their time in Madison on Wednesday.

NBA Season Preview 2017-18: There’s no stopping Antetokounmpo in transition (read here): Scott Rafferty of The Step Back took a closer look at just how effective Giannis Antetokounmpo is in transition, comparing with the rest of the league’s fastbreak elite.

NBA Season Preview 2017-18: Bucks need to limit corner 3s (read here): Max Schimanski of Nylon Calculus shines an even brighter light on the Bucks’ already well-known deficiencies when it comes to defending corner three-pointers.

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

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