Milwaukee Bucks Daily: Khris Middleton Hoping To Return On Wednesday

The latest Milwaukee Bucks Daily is here as Khris Middleton revealed his hopes of a return to action on Wednesday against the Miami Heat.

Welcome back to Milwaukee Bucks Daily.

If this is your first time joining us for the daily roundup, the idea of this piece is generally to help keep you up to date on the best of all the latest Bucks news on a day-to-day basis.

This column acts as a means to recap what you might have missed from us at Behind The Buck Pass on the previous day, but also more importantly to share with you some of the work from around the internet that is worth your attention as a Bucks fan.

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Let’s get down to it:

Best of Behind The Buck Pass From 2/3/17

Milwaukee Bucks: Remembering Miles Plumlee‘s Time As A Buck (read here): Reid Mueller looked back on Miles Plumlee’s time in Milwaukee following the big man’s trade to Charlotte.

Milwaukee Bucks: An Ode To Steve Novak (read here): Jordan Treske paid tribute to the other Buck who departed in order for the trade to be completed, as he reflected on Steve Novak’s unforgettable 42 minutes for Milwaukee.

Milwaukee Bucks Game Preview: Feb. 3 at Denver Nuggets (read here): Ti Windisch looked ahead to Friday’s meeting with the Nuggets, highlighting his keys for both teams and sharing our staff predictions.

Best of Bucks Across The Internet From 2/3/17

Khris Middleton Medically Cleared To Play Wednesday (read here): As Khris Middleton revealed on the Fox Sports Wisconsin broadcast during Friday’s game with the Denver Nuggets, he’s aiming to return to action on Wednesday against the Miami Heat. Middleton revealed he met all goals set by him and the training staff to return weeks ago, but took a little extra time to make sure he was ready.

Nuggets 121, Bucks 117: Jokic dominates as Bucks late rally fizzles (read here): Charles Gardner of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports from Denver as the Nuggets managed to see off a second half revival from Milwaukee consigning the Bucks to their fifth straight loss, and their 10th defeat in their last 11 games.

Center Miles Plumlee had advance warning of Charlotte Hornets’ interest (read here): While the trade may have come as a big surprise to everyone outside of the organization, Miles Plumlee told Rick Bonnell of The Charlotte Observer that he had known it was a possibility for a few days before it actually came to pass. Bonnell also spoke to Hornets coach Steve Clifford who shared his reservations about Roy Hibbert‘s ability to get healthy.

Bucks rookie center Thon Maker says those affected by immigration ban ‘deserve better’ (read here): Charles Gardner of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel also spoke to Thon Maker about the USA’s immigration ban, and speculation about how it may affect his future travel.

That’s it for today’s roundup but check back in tomorrow when we’ll do it all again.

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