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Joel Embiid has a foot injury. What does that mean to the Milwaukee Bucks?

Joel Embiid has a foot injury. What does that mean to the Milwaukee Bucks?

| June 19, 2014 | 45 Replies

Share   Joel Embiid has a stress fracture in his right foot. He won’t be working out in Milwaukee. He might fall out of the top five. He definitely has shaken up the plans of teams with a top pick in this year’s NBA Draft. Naturally, this is the first draft in quite some time in [...]

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Measuring Up: Dante Exum

Measuring Up: Dante Exum

| June 19, 2014 | 6 Replies

ShareThis week, we’re looking at the least-known and most enigmatic of the Bucks’ draft options at #2: Dante Exum. Instead of spending a year of college in the US, Exum elected to take a year away from organized basketball after leaving the Australian Institute of Sport to prepare himself for the 2014 NBA draft.  As a [...]

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Bucks getting interest in Larry Sanders, according to report

Bucks getting interest in Larry Sanders, according to report

| June 18, 2014 | 12 Replies

Share  According to a chat hosted by ESPN’s Chad Ford, Larry Sanders is a man wanted by other NBA teams. There is a lot of interest in Sanders right now. They might be able to use that (or John Henson) to get another pick in the draft. Point guard is an area they’d like more [...]

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Embiid, Wiggins, Parker and Exum all will work out in Milwauke

Embiid, Wiggins, Parker and Exum all will work out in Milwauke

| June 16, 2014 | 2 Replies

ShareIt’s time to put to rest the idea that players will refuse to play for the Milwaukee Bucks. If Milwaukee can put together the best offer and the best opportunity, players will absolutely player in Milwaukee. And when Milwaukee has the number two pick in the draft, and has to offer number two pick in [...]

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Hooked: What happened to the NBA’s most difficult (and unstoppable) shot?

Hooked: What happened to the NBA’s most difficult (and unstoppable) shot?

| June 13, 2014 | 7 Replies

ShareIt’s been 25 years since former Milwaukee Bucks center Kareem Abdul-Jabbar retired. Actually, his last game was 25 years ago on this very date. With that in mind, NBA.com’s Rick Braun went out in search of answers as to why Kareem’s most potent weapon has yet to be picked up by another center. – Jeremy [...]

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Measuring Up: Andrew Wiggins

Measuring Up: Andrew Wiggins

| June 13, 2014 | 8 Replies

ShareLast week, we took a look at Jabari Parker, how he stacks up physically against NBA-caliber power forwards, and how he fits in with the current Bucks roster. In light of some upcoming workouts, our next subject is another of the serious contenders for the #2 pick, Andrew Wiggins. As one of the most highly touted [...]

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A glossary for the great Milwaukee Arena debate

A glossary for the great Milwaukee Arena debate

| June 12, 2014 | 6 Replies

SharePolitical reporting is a very different reporting scene than sports reporting. Sub the word “blogging” in for “reporting” and the statement is still true. There are about the same number of names to remember, but often political reading feels like the eating of vegetables to the eating of dessert that sports reading is. There are [...]

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Ekpe Udoh’s book club may be better than yours

Ekpe Udoh’s book club may be better than yours

| June 10, 2014 | 2 Replies

ShareFive books in and Ekpe’s Book Club is still going strong. Milwaukee Bucks forward Ekpe Udoh has a burgeoning literary society under his domain. Ekpe picks a book and sends copies of it to subscribers via mail. In turn, his readers consume it in fixed chunks and talk it up with Ekpe on Twitter on [...]

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Report: Wiggins AND Exum to work out for Bucks soon

Report: Wiggins AND Exum to work out for Bucks soon

| June 9, 2014 | 7 Replies

ShareESPN’s Chad Ford is reporting that the Bucks will be working out Dante Exum and Andrew Wiggins by the end of next week. Source: Dante Exum begins team workouts. Bucks up 1st this weekend, followed by Sixers & Magic next week — Chad Ford (@chadfordinsider) June 9, 2014 Source: Andrew Wiggins will work out for [...]

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