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The Best of a Bad Situation: Ray Allen Continued

The Best of a Bad Situation: Ray Allen Continued

| October 26, 2011 | 5 Replies

Share (We’re not quite done with Ray Allen just yet. We announced him as our top Milwaukee Bucks player of the past 20 years on Tuesday. Today, Josh Hilgendorf has his own take on Ray Allen. And we have more Ray Allen lined up for later this week. – JS) Choosing the top 20 Bucks’ [...]

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The Best of a Bad Situation: 8. Tim Thomas

The Best of a Bad Situation: 8. Tim Thomas

| September 26, 2011 | 4 Replies

Share(We’re counting down the best 20 Bucks since 1991 over the next few weeks. It’s something to do with the lockout sucking the life out of NBA fans. We continue with number 8. Tim Thomas. Thomas is that rare player who perennially underachieved, but got better in the playoffs. In the sense that he didn’t care much [...]

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The Best of a Bad Situation: 11. Brandon Jennings

The Best of a Bad Situation: 11. Brandon Jennings

| September 19, 2011 | 8 Replies

Share(We’re counting down the best 20 Bucks since 1991 over the next few weeks. It’s something to do with the lockout sucking the life out of NBA fans. We continue with number 11. Brandon Jennings. Yes, things are about to get all kinds of recent over here. Finally. No more languishing through the dregs of [...]

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The Best of a Bad Situation: 15. Charlie Villanueva

The Best of a Bad Situation: 15. Charlie Villanueva

| September 7, 2011 | 4 Replies

Share(We’re counting down the best 20 Bucks since 1991 over the next few weeks. It’s something to do with the lockout sucking the life out of NBA fans. We continue with number 15. Charlie Villanueva. Often frustrating but occasionally scintillating, Villanueva was an easy scapegoat on poorly constructed teams. But he had some nice moments.  – [...]

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The Best of a Bad Situation: 18. TJ Ford

The Best of a Bad Situation: 18. TJ Ford

| August 29, 2011 | 6 Replies

Share(We’re counting down the best 20 Bucks since 1991 over the next few weeks. It’s something to do with the lockout sucking the life out of NBA fans. We continue with number 18. TJ Ford, the only Bucks player I’ve ever owned the replica jersey of. – Jeremy) About midway through the 2003-04 NBA season, TJ [...]

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A Wisconsin alumnus’ take on Jon Leuer

A Wisconsin alumnus’ take on Jon Leuer

| June 27, 2011 | Reply

ShareNestled close to the radio in the 50 degree temperature of a Door County evening, I pumped my fist instinctively when it was announced the Milwaukee Bucks selected Jon Leuer with the 40th overall pick in the NBA draft. Camping in Fish Creek, Wis. last week with limited access to Wi-Fi and inconsistent cell coverage, [...]

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Central Division draft outlook

Central Division draft outlook

| June 17, 2011 | 4 Replies

Share We have spent several weeks and many words discussing Bucks draft workouts and the team’s needs heading into next Thursday’s NBA Draft. But what about the teams Milwaukee will compete with most often next season? While the other teams in the Central Division had varying degrees of success and failure last season, all of [...]

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Keith Benson Most Intriguing on Day Three of Workouts

Keith Benson Most Intriguing on Day Three of Workouts

| June 3, 2011 | Reply

ShareIf you thought yesterday’s Bucks draft workouts featured a smorgasbord of NBA talent, you will be blown away with today’s lineup. As the week continues, the number of big names brought in by the team continues to decrease. We can only hope the new week brings at least a few lottery-bound players. In the meantime, [...]

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Milwaukee Bucks Draft Workout Roundup: Day Two

Milwaukee Bucks Draft Workout Roundup: Day Two

| June 3, 2011 | Reply

ShareWhile the first day of workouts featured a plethora of guards, Thursday’s edition skewed more toward the forward position. Four of the six players brought in are listed at 6’8’’ or above and generally considered forwards in the NBA. However, I do not think Larry Sanders has much to worry about, as none of the forwards [...]

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