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Bucks draft roundup


The Milwaukee Bucks have two new players after Thursday night's NBA Draft.

The Bucks selected 18-year-old Giannis Antetokounmpo, a 6-9 forward from Greece, with the 15th overall pick.

Antetokounmpo, who averaged 9.5 points and 5.0 rebounds per game for Filathlitikos in Greece's second division.

South Dakota State University standout guard Nate Wolters also ended up with the Bucks. He was drafted by the Washington Wizards with the 38th overall pick in Thursday night's draft, then traded to the Philadelphia 76ers and again to the Bucks.

As part of the deal, the Bucks sent their 2nd round draft pick, Providence guard Ricky Ledo, to Dallas.

Information from the Associated Press was used in this report

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