Share Larry Drew has a problem. He’s trapped in a never ending cycle of effortless losses during which his team trailed by at least 20 points and he can’t figure out how to get out. Every night, after each loss, the next more crushing and demoralizing than the last, he has to answer the same questions from what [...]
Author Archive: Jeremy Schmidt
Jeremy Schmidt writes the Milwaukee Bucks blog Bucksketball. He founded it in January of 2009 because he hated his job. It’s like basketball, but with Bucks instead of basket. I know ... I’m sorry.
He might come off as a bit negative, but I'm really not so bad. He just wants the Bucks to succeed, so he points out areas where they are coming up short. Someone has got to do it and he's ornery and opinionated enough to take on that task. He isn't sure if this should be in third person or not.
Contact him at Jeremy@Bucksketball.com if you must use e-mail.
Share Phoenix Suns 126 Final Recap | Box Score 117 Milwaukee Bucks Ersan Ilyasova, PF Shot Chart 33 MIN | 7-15 FG | 10-10 FT | 4 REB | 1 AST | 0 STL | 0 BLK | 0 TO | 27 PTS | -15This was unquestionably his finest offensive game since a 29-point explosion [...]
ShareNikos Papioannou recently spent some time in Milwaukee covering your favorite Milwaukee Bucks player and Greek sensation Giannis Antetokounmpo. He covered a number of interesting Giannis related topics, including a chat with Caron Butler in which Butler said Giannis reminded him of Andrei Kirilenko. But the coolest coverage came in the form of a video [...]
ShareIt’s pretty much unbearably cold outside. Last night, as I walked home from the Bradley Center, when I checked the weather, it “felt like” -4, thanks to a wind that hit me over and over like a trained boxer. It was miserable. People couldn’t wait to get back into that weather last night and out [...]
ShareWhat to Watch For: Bucks Surely Larry Drew would especially like to win this game, the one against the former team that pretty much told him after last season they were going to shop around and see if they could find a better coach, but if he wanted to hang out, if that didn’t work [...]
Share“We weren’t helpless. We’ve got big bodies too.” When looking at Miroslav Raduljica, helpless is the last word that comes to mind. But he just wanted to make sure we all know that the Milwaukee Bucks have big guys that are NBA players too. ‘Slav addressed the media after Milwaukee’s 104-101 win over the Pistons [...]
ShareForbes has released its valuations of every NBA team and, prepare to not be surprised if you read the headline or are generally aware of the place of the Milwaukee Bucks in the ecosphere of the NBA, the Bucks are the least valuable team in the league at $405 million. In its writeup of the [...]