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Author Archive: Eric Buenning

Eric Buenning is a perpetual couch potato with an abnormally high amount of optimism for the Bucks. He enjoys tweeting more than most human interaction and is highly susceptible to moments of swog. He seeks patience from the readers, as this is his first job in this field. He’s also 6-4, 230, and is an almost decent free-throw shooter.

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Ekpe Udoh is a pretty cool guy

Ekpe Udoh is a pretty cool guy

| March 4, 2013 | 5 Replies

Share   I have a confession.  Sometimes when I watch basketball games, I lose sight of the fact that the ten guys on the court are human.  That may sound extreme, but it is true.  I forget that these gigantic physical specimens worth millions and millions of dollars in the eyes of an individual or [...]

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To swoon or not to swoon: Bucks interested in JJ Redick

To swoon or not to swoon: Bucks interested in JJ Redick

| February 9, 2013 | 62 Replies

ShareThe Milwaukee Bucks, who are being forecasted to be  active at the upcoming trade deadline, are beginning to make prophets out of reporters. Via Marc Stein of ESPN.com: Weekend Dime addendum: Milwaukee now in mix for Magic’s JJ Redick. Bucks, I’m told, assessing their ability to retain sharpshooter long term. To meet asking price for [...]

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Milwaukee Bucks Midseason Awards

Milwaukee Bucks Midseason Awards

| January 24, 2013 | 13 Replies

Share[waits for applause to die down] Hello ladies and gentlemen, welcome to a night full of stars! Well some stars. Kinda stars. No All-Stars, but stars to us nonetheless. [gestures to random spot in the front row] This guy gets it. I am Eric Buenning, your host for the evening and I’m glad you all [...]

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Larry Sanders: “I’m about halfway [to my potential],” and other quotables

Larry Sanders: “I’m about halfway [to my potential],” and other quotables

| January 14, 2013 | 5 Replies

Share  If you haven’t read it already, check out James Herbert’s interview with Milwaukee Bucks’ new cult hero Larry Sanders.  Despite it being a must-read because it’s simply Bucks news, it gives us a little bit deeper insight into what has made up the big man Bucks fans have all come to love this season.  [...]

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Brandon Jennings named Eastern Conference player of the week…again.

Brandon Jennings named Eastern Conference player of the week…again.

| January 14, 2013 | 3 Replies

Share  Brandon Jennings has been named Eastern Conference Player of the Week, and discussions of him being elite finally have some footing and that’s pretty cool. Jennings was a large part of the Milwaukee Bucks 3-1 week, headlined by multiple comebacks in games which the Bucks found themselves down by double digits early at Chicago [...]

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Bango Unchained: Bucks vs. Pistons preview

Bango Unchained: Bucks vs. Pistons preview

| January 11, 2013 | 2 Replies

ShareRevenge is on the Milwaukee Bucks mind heading into tonight’s game against the Detroit Pistons. A lot has happened in the twelve days since the two teams last met, but the Bucks find themselves in a pretty similar spot. After coming out flat in Detroit and dropping the first of what would turn out to [...]

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Here’s to a better week (and life after Skiles): Bucks vs. Suns Preview

Here’s to a better week (and life after Skiles): Bucks vs. Suns Preview

| January 8, 2013 | 3 Replies

ShareThe Milwaukee Bucks have certainly had better weeks of basketball. ..Yes, I’ll (briefly, I’ll let someone else write a reaction) get to Skiles. A quick look back, though. After winning the NBA title conquering the world beating the Heat on December 29th, the Bucks have regressed quite a bit, dropping their last four contests in [...]

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Scott Skiles and Milwaukee Bucks part ways, Jim Boylan named Interim Head Coach

Scott Skiles and Milwaukee Bucks part ways, Jim Boylan named Interim Head Coach

| January 8, 2013 | 11 Replies

ShareThe Milwaukee Bucks are making national news!  At….11:30 at night. From Sam Amick at USAToday Sports: Milwaukee Bucks and coach Scott Skiles have agreed to part ways, according to a person familiar with the discussions.  The person spoke to USA TODAY Sports on the condition of anonymity because the team had yet to announce the [...]

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The Return of Captain Jack:  Bucks vs. Spurs Preview

The Return of Captain Jack: Bucks vs. Spurs Preview

| January 2, 2013 | 5 Replies

ShareThe first game of 2013 will prove to be a tough one, as the San Antonio Spurs bring their fancy 25-8 record and their multiple hall- of- famers to the BMO Harris Bradley Center tonight.  This will be the last time the Milwaukee Bucks will face the Spurs this season, with the first matchup going [...]

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