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A little over one month in, it’s draft day and things are going great for Marc Lasry and Wes Edens

A little over one month in, it’s draft day and things are going great for Marc Lasry and Wes Edens

| June 26, 2014 | Reply

Share Wes Edens and Marc Lasry officially closed on their new team on May 15th. It’s been a whirlwind tour/really big party since then. They’ve gotten to know Milwaukee and Milwaukee’s gotten to know them a bit. Tonight is the first actually big AND important night for them as owners in the basketball transaction sense. [...]

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All your 2014 Milwaukee Bucks draft coverage, now in one place!

All your 2014 Milwaukee Bucks draft coverage, now in one place!

| June 26, 2014 | Reply

ShareAs we wake up on the morning that the Bucks will make the second selection in the 2014 draft, tensions are heightening throughout both the team’s front office and its fan base. In a draft that has been hyped for what feels like an eternity, the Bucks have an excellent change to add a franchise-changing [...]

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2014 Milwaukee Bucks draft predictions, prayers and prognostications

2014 Milwaukee Bucks draft predictions, prayers and prognostications

| June 26, 2014 | 1 Reply

Share Wants. Predictions. More predictions. The Bucksketball staff was polled on a variety of questions relating to this year’s draft. Who did they want to see in Milwaukee? What did they think the Bucks would do with all those second round picks? Will John Hammond make a trade? Here are our thoughts. 1. What do you WANT [...]

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Jabari Parker thinks Jabari Parker will be drafted by the Milwaukee Bucks

Jabari Parker thinks Jabari Parker will be drafted by the Milwaukee Bucks

| June 25, 2014 | 6 Replies

ShareThe media is meeting with Jabari Parker today and he’s got a feeling he knows where he’ll be playing basketball for the foreseeable future. Milwaukee. Well then: Jabari Parker, who looks fit, said he will be the No 2 pick. That’s his prediction. Bucks. pic.twitter.com/wN5671suD5 — Andy Katz (@ESPNAndyKatz) June 25, 2014 The trendiest place for Parker [...]

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The Bucks have three second round picks … WHAT WILL THEY DO WITH THEM!?

The Bucks have three second round picks … WHAT WILL THEY DO WITH THEM!?

| June 24, 2014 | 12 Replies

ShareNote: Today’s post is from a special guest who wishes to remain anonymous. It’s hard to explain. The shame of having Bucksketball on a resume was too great to bear though. Thanks. – JS The draft is less than three days away and we haven’t talked about the Bucks’ three second round picks yet! So, [...]

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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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The Bucksketball Draft Party: Free Cupcakes

The Bucksketball Draft Party: Free Cupcakes

| June 20, 2014 | 1 Reply

Share There won’t be free cupcakes. But hey, I’m not above advertising free cupcakes to get you to click on a link. Next Thursday, hang out a block away from the Bradley Center and learn who the next great player to populate it’s colorful Milwaukee Bucks floor will be. We’ve partnered with Urban Milwaukee and [...]

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