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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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Bucks sign Tony Mitchell to 10-day contract

Bucks sign Tony Mitchell to 10-day contract

| March 4, 2014 | 5 Replies

Share The Bucks have officially signed 6’6″ forward Tony Mitchell of the Ft. Wayne Mad Ants to a 10-day contract today. Per the team’s press release: Mitchell has spent the better part of the last two seasons with the Fort Wayne Mad Ants, Milwaukee’s affiliate in the D-League. After going undrafted out of the University of [...]

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Gary Neal undersells Milwaukee, says inflammatory things

Gary Neal undersells Milwaukee, says inflammatory things

| March 1, 2014 | 15 Replies

ShareWe all want to earn a decent paycheck sometime, right? That’s why it’s hard to get upset at a guy who claimed his small chunk of the Bucks’ salary space, even if he wasn’t good enough to be a starter or good enough to be a productive role player off the bench for a 10-44 [...]

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Second half success, the defense of Nate Wolters and other Bucks thoughts

Second half success, the defense of Nate Wolters and other Bucks thoughts

| February 28, 2014 | 6 Replies

Share1) Are the Bucks a little bit too good for their own good?   In the 52 games prior to the All-Star break, the Bucks scored 96.5 points per 100 possessions, and they yielded 106.6 over the same interval on defense.  That’s a net of -10.1 points per 100 possessions. Per 100 possessions in the five games [...]

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Report: Junior Bridgeman approached in search for investors for new Bucks ownership group

Report: Junior Bridgeman approached in search for investors for new Bucks ownership group

| February 25, 2014 | 3 Replies

ShareAccording to a report in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel by Don Walker, former Buck Junior Bridgeman has been approached as a potential investor in the the team. A source with knowledge of Herb Kohl’s efforts to bring in new investors to the Milwaukee Bucks as a way of keeping the team in Milwaukee, said Bridgeman, one of [...]

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Philly rollover: Bucks 130 — 76ers 110

Philly rollover: Bucks 130 — 76ers 110

| February 24, 2014 | 8 Replies

Share Milwaukee Bucks 130 Recap | Box Score 110 Philadelphia 76ers Ersan Ilyasova, PF Shot Chart 25 MIN | 7-9 FG | 6-6 FT | 4 REB | 3 AST | 1 STL | 1 BLK | 0 TO | 20 PTS | +7 Started off the game well, making 3 of 4 shots and [...]

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Bad basketball Super Bowl™: Bucks — 76ers Preview

Bad basketball Super Bowl™: Bucks — 76ers Preview

| February 24, 2014 | 3 Replies

ShareThe Bucks moved east from the Western Conference 1980. In six of the next seven years, the 76ers and Bucks met head-to-head in the playoffs — usually after they both racked up 50+ win seasons. In most of the seasons since those clashes — with the 76ers win in the 2001 Eastern Conference Finals being [...]

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O.J. Mayo ties his shoe while playing defense (VIDEO)

O.J. Mayo ties his shoe while playing defense (VIDEO)

| February 20, 2014 | 2 Replies

Share   O.J. Mayo returned to game action for the first time in nearly a month.  Saddled with the flu, and then with subsequent conditioning issues, Mayo missed 11 games. In his first game back, things were going well for almost a half. But his shoelace came untied. And he tied it … on defense. [...]

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Report: Bobcats offering Ramon Sessions for Gary Neal

Report: Bobcats offering Ramon Sessions for Gary Neal

| February 20, 2014 | 4 Replies

SharePerhaps nothing about the 2014 NBA trade deadline has been more clear than the fact that the Bucks would like to trade Gary Neal. Since arriving in Milwaukee, Neal bemoaned his diminished role, clashed with Larry Sanders, and performed at a level below his career averages. Other teams seem to want him because he is [...]

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Giannis Antetokounmpo entertains on first day of All-Star Weekend (VIDEO)

Giannis Antetokounmpo entertains on first day of All-Star Weekend (VIDEO)

| February 15, 2014 | 1 Reply

Share Giannis Antetokounmpo came off the bench to help Team Hill complete a 142-136 victory over Team Webber. He finished with 9 points — making all three of his field goal attempts — as well as 2 rebounds, 2 assists, and 1 swell block of a Tim Hardaway, Jr. jump shot.  He got three of [...]

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