The Milwaukee Bucks are off to a hot start this season, sitting at 8-2 with six wins coming by double digits. Giannis Antetokounmpo is his usual world-beating self, and the offensive and defensive systems installed by new head coach Mike Budenholzer have unleashed the rest of the Bucks to compete at a new level.
Milwaukee faces its toughest test of the year on Thursday night when they take on the Golden State Warriors in Oracle Arena. Ahead of that matchup, Steph Curry was asked if he thinks the Bucks deserve to be considered a contender. His answer was illuminating.