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MILWAUKEE — Donte DiVincenzo’s dad can dust off the old Milwaukee Bucks jerseys he used wear as a fan while he was growing up. DiVincenzo will be able to hook his father up with some new gear soon, too. The Villanova guard was formally introduced Monday in Milwaukee at the Bucks’ downtown training facility. The team drafted him last week in the first round with the 17th overall pick. The 6-foot-5 DiVincenzo gives the Bucks another 3-point shooter with size and
MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee Bucks selected guard Donte DiVincenzo of Villanova with the 17th overall pick of the NBA draft on Thursday night, filling a critical need for a perimeter shooter. A breakout performance in the NCAA championship game helped scouts take notice of the 6-foot-5 sophomore, who scored 31 points off the bench with hit five 3-pointers in the win over Michigan. He shot 40 percent from 3-point range last season. General manager Jon Horst cited shooting and a rugged