We got in touch with the fine folks over at Brew Hoop to hear their perspective leading into the Raptors’ Conference Finals bout against the Bucks. Life, as it is wont to do, moves on, even in the wake of the biggest shot in Raptors’ franchise history. We’ve all spent the past couple of days reveling over Kawhi Leonard’s improbable, monumental buzzer-beater, but there is yet more basketball to be played: the Raptors’ Conference Finals series with Milwaukee Bucks looms. To prepare, we posed a couple of questions to Kyle Carr of Brew Hoop, so as to give us a better grasp of the series from our mortal enemy’s point of view.
The Bucks have hugely exceeded expectations and are making their first deep playoff run in a very long time. What are expectations like among the Bucks fanbase? Does it feel like you’re playing with house money, having come so much further than anyone thought you would? Or is playoff anxiety still hitting the same as it always does? Do you guys know what to do with your hands?
The odd thing is, most Bucks fans had higher expectations of the team than the national …
Author: Jacob M. Mack / Raptors HQ