Jan 30, 2021; Charlotte, North Carolina, USA (Jim Dedmon-USA TODAY Sports)
As the Milwaukee Bucks are a week away from finishing up the first half of their 2020-21 campaign, we finally know just how the second half of the season will go.
Wednesday afternoon saw the NBA release the post All-Star break portion of this season’s schedule for all 30 NBA teams, including the Bucks. Milwaukee will open the second half of the season March 11 when they host the New York Knicks at Fiserv Forum.
Now at 19-13 going into their nationally televised clash with the New Orleans Pelicans Thursday night, the Bucks will look to better their pace moving forward as they stand third in the Eastern Conference, trailing the Brooklyn Nets and the Philadelphia 76ers.
There’s no question that the second half of the season will challenge the Bucks in numerous ways, both by level of opponents at times they will face as well as the physical grind that is sure to come with closing out this regular season on a high note.
So without further ado, let’s look at the three biggest observations to gleam from the Milwaukee Bucks’ second half of the 2020-21 season.
The Milwaukee Bucks will face a tougher half to close out the 2020-21 season.
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