The Bucks are only a few wins away from their first NBA Finals appearance since 1974, but what has got them here?

It hasn’t necessarily been smooth sailing for the Milwaukee Bucks in the 2021 NBA Playoffs.

They breezed by the Miami Heat in round one, exercising their bubble demons in the process.

Round two was a much tougher task, but they persevered through an all-time great series from Kevin Durant (and through some of their own offensive struggles), to beat the Brooklyn Nets in seven games.

Now here they are. Their second Conference Finals appearance in three years and…

Bradshaw Furlong

Freelance writing about sports

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