Warning: Sample sizes are small and may be dangerous if taken too seriously.

That said, it is time to start thinking about trends. The Bucks are on top of the Central Division at 6-2, and as much as I like typing that, I also like to know why they are in first place (hint: it has a lot to do with rebounding and winning the turnover battles) and threats that could prevent them from staying there.

After all, in the playoffs teams go no more than seven games per series – some things do start evening out, mattering, after this many games.

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