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Kendall Marshall has nothing to lose, so he’s just going to go out there and play

Kendall Marshall has nothing to lose, so he’s just going to go out there and play

| September 30, 2014 | 2 Replies

Share It was a precipitous fall from grace for Kendall Marshall.  On October 28, 2013, he was released by the Washington Wizards. The Wizards saw him only as a contract, a throw-in by the Phoenix Suns to make the trade for Marcin Gortat possible. A first round pick only a year and a half before, now he was only [...]

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Brandon Knight will not let go of the point guard position

Brandon Knight will not let go of the point guard position

| September 30, 2014 | 1 Reply

Share“It’s basketball. It’s basketball players. That’s who they are. You guys do all the labeling.” – Jason Kidd at Media Day By almost all accounts, Brandon Knight had the best season of his three year NBA career last season. It could almost been seen as a breakout season. Career highs in points per game, assists per game, [...]

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Brandon Knight believes he is a starting point guard – stats, so far, do not

Brandon Knight believes he is a starting point guard – stats, so far, do not

| October 7, 2013 | 7 Replies

ShareAt his press conference in early August, Brandon Knight wanted to clear something up. “I’m definitely a point guard,” Knight said. “There’s no question in my mind.” Knight, the centerpiece of the Brandon Jennings sign-and-trade, believes he is a point guard who is capable of playing off the ball — not the other way around. At [...]

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A new Milwaukee Bucks season, with the same Milwaukee Bucks goals

A new Milwaukee Bucks season, with the same Milwaukee Bucks goals

| October 2, 2013 | 14 Replies

ShareFrom the players’ faces to the general atmosphere, Bucks Media Day was hardly recognizable from last year. Gone were the questions of whether a team could win with two undersized, high-usage guards and whether a team could stay together given the lame-duck statuses of its players, coaching staff and general manager. Instead, those were replaced [...]

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Depth down low: Communication could be key in keeping Bucks bigs happy

Depth down low: Communication could be key in keeping Bucks bigs happy

| October 3, 2012 | 4 Replies

ShareWe’ve talked before about the Milwaukee Bucks and the glut of four and fives that developed this off-season. It was a popular conversation after Samuel Dalembert arrived via trade, after John Henson was drafted and most of all after Ersan Ilyasova resigned. By the time the off-season ended Sunday, Milwaukee was up to seven guys [...]

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Trust: Can the Milwaukee Bucks do it defensively?

Trust: Can the Milwaukee Bucks do it defensively?

| October 2, 2012 | 19 Replies

Share2008-09: Average defense, below average offense. 2009-10: Great defense, below average offense (For half the year, but a good offense in the second half. Until Andrew Bogut was hurt again at least.) 2010-11: Great defense, one of the worst offenses of all time. 2011-12: Fairly good offense … but a below average defense. They just [...]

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Mbah a Moute and Lamb to miss camp and other notes from Milwaukee Bucks media day

Mbah a Moute and Lamb to miss camp and other notes from Milwaukee Bucks media day

| October 1, 2012 | 3 Replies

ShareThe media has cleared out, the balls are ready on the rack and the court’s waxed. Camp starts tomorrow. A couple of notes coming out of media day though first: Luc Richard Mbah a Moute will miss training camp as he continues to recover from a May surgery on his right patella tendon. He told Charles [...]

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