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Ian Segovia has been watching the Milwaukee Bucks for several years and has been writing for about as long. Those are all his qualifications.

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Larry Sanders is the best, according to science

Larry Sanders is the best, according to science

| February 25, 2013 | 11 Replies

Share The Sloan Sports Analytic conference starts at the end of this week, but the research papers the conference is centered around have already been released. The Dwight Effect: A New Ensemble of Interior Defense Analytics for the NBA, by Grantland’s Kirk Goldsberry and Eric Weiss, examines interior defense and prominently features Larry Sanders. The report [...]

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Trade Deadline Bonanza 2013!

Trade Deadline Bonanza 2013!

| February 21, 2013 | 28 Replies

ShareEvery trade rumor that comes out today will be updated here ASAP Note: Storify loads slowly, so give it some time. And you may want to refresh your page very few minutes to get the latest stuff. If you get a Service Unavailable warning, just refresh again. [View the story "TRADE BONANZA!" on Storify] Share

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Basketball player finds purpose in starting rumors, then lying about them

Basketball player finds purpose in starting rumors, then lying about them

| February 20, 2013 | 6 Replies

Share A basketball player confirmed today that he takes great pleasure in starting rumors, then denying them the next day. “Growing up, I thought I wanted to play basketball for a living, but now that’s just something to pay the bills,” said the player, “what really fulfills me on a deep personal level is lying [...]

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Local man saves Bucks with trade machine

Local man saves Bucks with trade machine

| February 18, 2013 | 22 Replies

Share SHEBOYGAN, WI – After an exasperating night caps-lock screaming at fans and bloggers, local man Frank “Basquiat of the Trade Machine” Conlon, 32, completed a labyrinthine trade scenario that would make the Milwaukee Bucks a championship contender, leave all trade partners satisfied, and throw shade at his haters. “I was having real problems trying [...]

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The Medallion Starring Larry Sanders. Bucks 94 – 76ers 92

The Medallion Starring Larry Sanders. Bucks 94 – 76ers 92

| February 14, 2013 | 2 Replies

Share Philadelphia 76ers 92 Final Recap | Box Score 94 Milwaukee Bucks Luc Richard Mbah a Moute, PF 39 MIN | 3-11 FG | 4-6 FT | 8 REB | 0 AST | 0 STL | 2 BLK | 2 TO | 10 PTS | +6 Early in the game, the Sixers were able to [...]

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If there’s such a thing as moral victories, then this was a moral defeat: Wizards 102 – Bucks 90

If there’s such a thing as moral victories, then this was a moral defeat: Wizards 102 – Bucks 90

| February 11, 2013 | 23 Replies

Share Washington Wizards 102 FinalRecap | Box Score 90 Milwaukee Bucks Samuel Dalembert, C 17 MIN | 3-5 FG | 0-1 FT | 7 REB | 0 AST | 1 STL | 0 BLK | 1 TO | 6 PTS | +8 Hey, who’s up for some Dalembert defense? Monta Ellis, PG 43 MIN | [...]

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Buckz A Make Her Dance: Bucks 117 – Pistons 90

Buckz A Make Her Dance: Bucks 117 – Pistons 90

| January 30, 2013 | 5 Replies

Share Milwaukee Bucks 117 Final Recap | Box Score 90 Detroit Pistons Larry Sanders, C 16 MIN | 1-3 FG | 1-4 FT | 3 REB | 0 AST | 1 STL | 1 BLK | 0 TO | 3 PTS | +16 Foul trouble kept Sanders out of most of the game, but his [...]

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Shades of the 2009 Defense

Shades of the 2009 Defense

| December 26, 2012 | 8 Replies

ShareThe defensive identity of the Milwaukee Bucks was supposed to die when Andrew Bogut left and Monta Ellis arrived. A high-tempo offense led by Ellis and Brandon Jennings was supposed to be the identity of the Bucks for the foreseeable future. Last season, that idea looked viable. The Bucks were an above average offense that [...]

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I hate this backcourt. Milwaukee Bucks at Boston Celtics Preview

I hate this backcourt. Milwaukee Bucks at Boston Celtics Preview

| December 21, 2012 | 27 Replies

Share   Michael Redd was twice the player that Brandon Jennings and Monta Ellis currently are combined. Redd had a great understanding of what he could and couldn’t do. Redd couldn’t pass. So he didn’t pass. He couldn’t rebound, so he didn’t rebound. He couldn’t play defense, so he never even tried. But he could [...]

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