Author Archive: Nick Whalen
Nick is a Green Bay native and 2014 graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where he majored in Journalism and Comm. Arts. He currently resides and works in Madison as an NBA contributor for RotoWire. One time, Stromile Swift gave him his (unbelievably sweaty) headband after a preseason game. Despite its failure to match his school colors, Nick went on to wear it for the entirety of his sixth grade basketball season. You can catch Nick on Twitter @wha1en.
Share Two-and-a-half months before the season, it’s difficult for many teams to sit down, look at the schedule and pick out marquee games. For teams without a true star and in a rebuilding position – much like the one in which the Bucks currently find themselves – big games don’t really exist… at least not [...]
ShareFor a few teams, the annual release of the NBA schedule is somewhat of a holiday. The Bucks are not one of those teams. While a quartet of Western Conference heavyweights will kick off the season with a double-header on October 28, the Bucks will open up a night later, traveling to Charlotte for the [...]
ShareWhen you think about O.J. Mayo’s first season in Milwaukee - which I’m sure you do on a daily, if not hourly, basis – what comes to mind? Conditioning issues? Mid-play shoe-tying? General disappointment? All of the above are acceptable answers. The biggest offseason splash for a team that returned only five players, Mayo was [...]
Share According to a report from the Milwaukee Business Journal, new Bucks owners Marc Lasry and Wes Edens have sold $84.5 million to various local minority investors. The investors, whose names were not previously disclosed, include six Milwaukee-area businessmen: The biggest name disclosed so far, as far as Milwaukee-area business assets, is Ted Kellner, the executive [...]