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Opportunity knocks: Bucks – Jazz Preview

Opportunity knocks: Bucks – Jazz Preview

| March 3, 2014 | 2 Replies

Share What to Watch For: Bucks If Milwaukee’s going to win two games in a row this season, there might never be a better opportunity than the one presented to the team this week. Home games against Utah on Monday and Sacramento on Wednesday. The Bucks haven’t been winning many games of late, but they’ve [...]

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Rumors, reports and reality two days from the draft

Rumors, reports and reality two days from the draft

| June 21, 2011 | Reply

ShareBefore the deconstructing of players and picks began, the Milwaukee Bucks didn’t seem all that interested in many prospects in the 2011 NBA Draft. Then through some connecting of the dots, needs meeting wants and necessity meeting opportunity, Alec Burks emerged as the favorite to land in Milwaukee with the tenth pick. And now things [...]

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TrueHoop Network Mock Draft: Alec Burks to Bucks at 10

TrueHoop Network Mock Draft: Alec Burks to Bucks at 10

| June 20, 2011 | 2 Replies

ShareWith the number 10 pick in the TrueHoop Network Mock Draft, I’m predicting the Milwaukee Bucks will select Alec Burks, the athletic shooting guard out of Colorado. Hopefully the Milwaukee Bucks can safely arrive at the same place I have come Thursday or at least arrive in the same general area. Klay Thompson, Jordan Hamilton, [...]

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Looking for truth in the off-season

Looking for truth in the off-season

| June 17, 2011 | 4 Replies

ShareThe draft is next Thursday. While the Bucks haven’t had the most active offseason, there has still been some speculation regarding the team. It’s tough analyzing only rumors, but there are still some kernels of truth out there. Jimmer Freddette isn’t coming to Milwaukee. So far Fredette has refused workouts with the team. He may [...]

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The Klay Thompson and Alec Burks difference for the Milwaukee Bucks

The Klay Thompson and Alec Burks difference for the Milwaukee Bucks

| June 16, 2011 | 2 Replies

ShareThe Klay Thompson Bandwagon appears to have picked up some steam in Milwaukee yesterday. A new mock draft projection, glowing articles about how he compares to an NBA Hall of Famer and plenty of positive quotes about his workout in Milwaukee. That’s the upside of working out with a team, having the right information leak [...]

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Deafening Silence: The Milwaukee Bucks Summer of 2011

Deafening Silence: The Milwaukee Bucks Summer of 2011

| June 15, 2011 | 1 Reply

ShareMost mornings I wake up and look to my laptop. It’s often out of battery, drained from a night of Netflix. When I find the motivation, I plug it back in and head to ESPN.com. Shortly after I begin my search for the latest news on our beloved Milwaukee Bucks. That search never lasts very [...]

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Milwaukee Bucks Draft Workout Roundup: Day Four

Milwaukee Bucks Draft Workout Roundup: Day Four

| June 5, 2011 | Reply

ShareBefore Saturday’s workout, the Bucks thought they had their most talented group on hand. It didn’t disappoint as Bucks Director of Scouting, Billy McKinney, felt that this was undoubtedly the best workout to date, according to Bucks.com. E’Twaun Moore was the elder statesman of the bunch. He’s only the third Big Ten player to accumulate [...]

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Burks Headlines Talented Group for Workout

Burks Headlines Talented Group for Workout

| June 4, 2011 | 2 Replies

ShareIf there’s one workout people should pay attention too, it’s this one. Today’s group of prospects is talented and varied. There are your proven producers and the guys with great upside. There are McDonald’s All-American’s, All Big-East players, All Big-12 players and AP-All-Americans. It’s a going to be a good one, folks. Markieff Morris – [...]

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Group Dynamics: Discussing Off-Season Priorities Part 2

Group Dynamics: Discussing Off-Season Priorities Part 2

| May 6, 2011 | 18 Replies

ShareIan I’d like to add another name to your list: OJ Mayo. As the Grizzlies reduced his role, Mayo became a better creator. He was particularly adept at throwing sweet alley-oops to Darrell Arthur. Mayo’s not the best at getting into the paint, but he’d immediately become one of the best shooters and athletes on [...]

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