Share Before being hired as head coach in June of 2010, Larry Drew had been an assistant coach with the Atlanta Hawks for six years under Mike Woodson. He’d seen Josh Smith’s entire NBA career, from draft night to rise to prominence. He helped mold Joe Johnson into an All-Star. He was there to help [...]
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.
ShareLarry Sanders catches a lob from Giannis Antetokounmpo and reverse dunks it. That’s a fun sentence to write and I imagine over the next couple of years, we’ll be writing a lot of variations of it. Is this the best dunk the Bucks have had this season? I’d say the other nominee that’s this video’s [...]
ShareWhat to Watch For: Bucks December 23 was the last day the Bucks lost and lost by fewer than nine points. Since that day, the Bucks have played nine games, lost eight games and lost by nine or more in each of those losses. The Bucks have been bad all season, but we’re seeing a [...]
Share Milwaukee Bucks 94 Final Recap | Box Score 116 Toronto Raptors Ersan Ilyasova, PF Shot Chart 33 MIN | 11-16 FG | 4-4 FT | 9 REB | 0 AST | 2 STL | 0 BLK | 0 TO | 29 PTS | +3 It only took about three months, but when I saw [...]
Share Golden State Warriors 101 Final Recap | Box Score 80 Milwaukee Bucks Ersan Ilyasova, PF Shot Chart 31 MIN | 6-15 FG | 6-8 FT | 6 REB | 0 AST | 2 STL | 0 BLK | 1 TO | 20 PTS | -18 He missed his last 20 3-point attempts heading into [...]
ShareIt is more than freezing cold outside. The Milwaukee Bucks will give you hot chocolate and $13 off your ticket if you come tonight. I’ll also give you a handshake for being so brave when I visit you at the hospital where you’ll inevitably be forced by pneumonia because you just had to see Andrew [...]
ShareWhen a team is struggling, people demand answers. Why is this team bad? Which players are most responsible? Why are those players playing poorly? Sometimes, the answers are very obvious. Brandon Knight is still trying to learn a new position. Ersan Ilyasova has been injured for the majority of the season. Larry Sanders hates champagne bottles. Their struggles and absences have [...]
ShareAfter another bad loss, this time at the hands of the Phoenix Suns to close out a three game road trip that started off so positively with a win over the Los Angeles Lakers, things got worse for the Milwaukee Bucks. First, there was a tweet that Larry Drew was giving his team a well [...]