For seemingly the primary time all season, the Milwaukee Bucks are lastly staring within the face of adversity. They’re down 3-2 within the Jap Convention Finals after three losses in a row, and on Saturday evening, the collection returns to Toronto, the place the Raptors have gained seven of 9 video games this postseason.
Lengthy story brief, Milwaukee has run into an actual drawback, and on the middle of all the pieces sits the workforce’s incapacity to execute within the half court docket.
The Bucks had been the third-best half court docket offense within the common season, scoring 1.003 factors per half court docket possession. However on this collection, that quantity has dropped to 0.834 factors per half court docket possession, a quantity that might have ranked useless final this common season and every of the final two postseasons.