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Husband. Father. Blogger. Retired mathlete. I covered Larry Sanders' "Three Thumbs Up" game as credentialed media -- and failed to see well enough to witness the thumbing as it happened. On Twitter, I'm anaheimamigos.

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The Milwaukee Bucks go big with Johnny O’Bryant

The Milwaukee Bucks go big with Johnny O’Bryant

| June 27, 2014 | 6 Replies

Share With their second second-round pick, the Bucks chose a big, big man. Milwaukee picked Johnny O’Bryant with the #36 overall pick. He didn’t sound at all disappointed about his draft positioning. ”It’s a very deep draft. Just hearing my name called at #36 isn’t bad. I can’t wait to come out there and get started.” [...]

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Bucks use #31 pick to draft Damien Inglis

Bucks use #31 pick to draft Damien Inglis

| June 26, 2014 | 8 Replies

ShareWith the first pick of the second round, the Bucks drafted Damien Inglis (think French: DAH-me-en  inn-GLISS), an 18-year-old from France. Inglis is a big burly kid with a 6’8″, 240 lb. frame and a 7’3″ wingspan. Despite his size, he possesses strong ball skills and has long hands. Operating as a point forward, he racked [...]

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Ilyasova opts out of FIBA Worlds, Delfino in after playing Summer League?

Ilyasova opts out of FIBA Worlds, Delfino in after playing Summer League?

| June 23, 2014 | 2 Replies

ShareErsan Ilyasova has decided to forgo the FIBA World Championships to be held in late August, according to a tweet by Gery Woelfel. A deeply-disappointed Ersan Ilyasova has decided not to play for Turkish national team this summer so he can rest ankles. — Gery Woelfel (@GeryWoelfel) June 23, 2014 The news coincides with a [...]

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Lasry says that the Bucks won’t draft Embiid

Lasry says that the Bucks won’t draft Embiid

| June 23, 2014 | 8 Replies

ShareMilwaukee Bucks co-owner Marc Lasry spoke to the Rotary Club of Milwaukee Monday morning, and his talk revealed quite a bit about the direction of the Bucks — especially as it relates to Thursday’s NBA Draft. Lasry noted that the team’s choice for the #2 overall pick became a lot easier after Joel Embiid underwent [...]

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Buck Hits: Delfino on Argentina’s preliminary FIBA roster

Buck Hits: Delfino on Argentina’s preliminary FIBA roster

| June 20, 2014 | 5 Replies

Share Delfino on FIBA roster Cabb.com.ar (Confederación Argentina de Basquetbol) Argentine head coach Julio Lamas included Carlos Delfino on a preliminary roster that he submitted for the FIBA World Cup 2014 tournament. The competition takes place from August 30th to September 14th, but Argentina would begin training much sooner. They also have warmup games against Brazil, [...]

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Bucks getting interest in Larry Sanders, according to report

Bucks getting interest in Larry Sanders, according to report

| June 18, 2014 | 12 Replies

Share  According to a chat hosted by ESPN’s Chad Ford, Larry Sanders is a man wanted by other NBA teams. There is a lot of interest in Sanders right now. They might be able to use that (or John Henson) to get another pick in the draft. Point guard is an area they’d like more [...]

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Ekpe Udoh’s book club may be better than yours

Ekpe Udoh’s book club may be better than yours

| June 10, 2014 | 2 Replies

ShareFive books in and Ekpe’s Book Club is still going strong. Milwaukee Bucks forward Ekpe Udoh has a burgeoning literary society under his domain. Ekpe picks a book and sends copies of it to subscribers via mail. In turn, his readers consume it in fixed chunks and talk it up with Ekpe on Twitter on [...]

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Report: Wiggins AND Exum to work out for Bucks soon

Report: Wiggins AND Exum to work out for Bucks soon

| June 9, 2014 | 7 Replies

ShareESPN’s Chad Ford is reporting that the Bucks will be working out Dante Exum and Andrew Wiggins by the end of next week. Source: Dante Exum begins team workouts. Bucks up 1st this weekend, followed by Sixers & Magic next week — Chad Ford (@chadfordinsider) June 9, 2014 Source: Andrew Wiggins will work out for [...]

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Sanders punched Dunleavy during 2012-13 season, according to report

Sanders punched Dunleavy during 2012-13 season, according to report

| June 9, 2014 | 16 Replies

ShareAccording to a radio interview that Gery Woelfel did with Bill Michaels of WSSP 1250, Larry Sanders reportedly punched Mike Dunleavy, Jr. in a locker room incident during the 2012-13 season. Given the miserable string of incidents that marred Sanders’ 2013-14 season, finding out an extra one from the season prior is unsurprising, yet it adds [...]

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