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Author Archive: Tony Atkins

Tony is a senior at UW-Milwaukee with a little over three years experience in broadcast/journalism. However, that pales in comparison to his lifetime of heartache growing up as a Bucks fan. All is not lost however, he remains very optimistic about the team, yet remains very objective in covering them. All in all, Tony has written for SlamOnline.com, ESPN Wisconsin, The UWM Post, UrbanMilwaukee.com and AcmePackingCompany.com, just to name a few.

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Getting in where they fit in: The Milwaukee Bucks place in the Central Division

Getting in where they fit in: The Milwaukee Bucks place in the Central Division

| October 19, 2012 | 4 Replies

Share In the years since the Bucks had last been a legitimate championship contender way back in 2001, the Central Division has been dominated by three franchises: The mid-early 2000s Pistons, LeBron and the Bronettes and now the resurgent Chicago Bulls. While it is great to see other teams improve over the past decade, it’s [...]

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2012 Player Capsules: Mike Dunleavy

2012 Player Capsules: Mike Dunleavy

| October 3, 2012 | 6 Replies

ShareDon’t sleep on Mike Dunleavy just because Tobias Harris had a summer we all heard about. Maybe he fit well into the Milwaukee Bucks’ system or maybe Milwaukee’s system fit better around him and other Bucks willing to move the ball. Whatever the case, the Bucks’ assist renaissance last season, (third in the league in [...]

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Figure 4: What to do at power forward?

Figure 4: What to do at power forward?

| August 31, 2012 | 31 Replies

ShareAs players around the league begin to report to their respective teams to start training for the 2012-13 NBA season, many teams should feel as if they have assembled the team that would give them the best shot at success this year. This year, the Milwaukee Bucks were set on solidifying its low post presence. [...]

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THE SEARCH FOR THE “Golden Slogan”

THE SEARCH FOR THE “Golden Slogan”

| August 3, 2012 | 43 Replies

ShareWe all remember the “Fear the Deer” campaign It wasn’t just cool because it rhymed – although that was pretty neat for chanting purposes.  While it may have helped the players on the court, “Fear the Deer” extended well beyond the 94-foot confines of an NBA court.  It captured the fans and made them buy [...]

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The Milwaukee Bucks – Now with talented young players too!

The Milwaukee Bucks – Now with talented young players too!

| July 24, 2012 | 5 Replies

ShareSunday, the Milwaukee Bucks wrapped up their tour of duty in Vegas and came back to Milwaukee with a stellar 4-1 record to show for it. While the NBA Summer League means nothing, there were things to be learned about the Bucks, their prospects and projects. There was some stellar play out in the Mojave. [...]

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