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Tag: Andrew Bogut

Milwaukee is no longer where offense goes to die

Milwaukee is no longer where offense goes to die

| February 16, 2012 | 8 Replies

Share There hasn’t been a question about what the Milwaukee Bucks needed to do to improve over the past few seasons. Virtually every night, they help opponents to below average shooting percentages and point totals. Stops on stops on stops. More often than not though, Milwaukee found a way to be even worse offensively. Like, [...]

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No matter how bad you want them to the Bucks cannot blow things up

No matter how bad you want them to the Bucks cannot blow things up

| February 7, 2012 | 8 Replies

ShareI’ve been beating the rebuild drum for quite a while. I’ve watched Oklahoma City and more recently, the Minnesota Timberwolves, load themselves up with talented young players. I’ve seen them flounder and flourish. I’ve also seen the risks. The Washington Wizards present the flip side of the destroy and rebuild plan. Sure, they landed John [...]

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Andrew Bogut is out and replacement options are thin

Andrew Bogut is out and replacement options are thin

| January 27, 2012 | 18 Replies

ShareWe know Andrew Bogut is going to be out (UPDATE: We now know it will be 8-to-12 weeks too. Damn). His ankle won’t unfracture quickly. Whether or not this torpedoes Milwaukee’s already fragile season largely depends on who replaces the majority of Bogut’s 30 minutes each night. The early candidate is Drew Gooden. He will likely get the [...]

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Bogut Out Indefinitely

Bogut Out Indefinitely

| January 26, 2012 | 17 Replies

ShareAndrew Bogut rolled his ankle upon falling on Houston point guard Kyle Lowry in the Bucks 105 – 99 victory on Wednesday. John Hammond Announcement on the Bucks Twitter page: Andrew returned to Milwaukee this morning to be evaluated by Bucks orthopaedic physician, and to undergo a MRI exam on his left ankle. The results [...]

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The East is as good as it’s been since 2004. So, the Bucks are in trouble

The East is as good as it’s been since 2004. So, the Bucks are in trouble

| January 25, 2012 | 5 Replies

ShareI don’t wish to alarm you, but slowly and surely over the past few years, something has changed in the Eastern Conference, little by little. And this season, it’s more evident than it has been in quite some time. The East isn’t really the Least any more. The 2004-05 season was the last time the [...]

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500 Days of Skiles

500 Days of Skiles

| January 25, 2012 | 5 Replies

Share500 Days of Summer on girls being full of it: Tom: Look, we don’t have to put a label on it. That’s fine. I get it. But, you know, I just… I need some consistency. Summer: I know. Tom: I need to know that you’re not gonna wake up in the morning and feel differently. [...]

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There are no stupid questions about Milwaukee’s 97-92 loss to the Hawks

There are no stupid questions about Milwaukee’s 97-92 loss to the Hawks

| January 23, 2012 | 21 Replies

Share Atlanta Hawks 97 Final Recap | Box Score 92 Milwaukee Bucks Andrew Bogut, C 25 MIN | 3-10 FG | 0-0 FT | 12 REB | 4 AST | 6 PTS | 0 Offensively, Bogut isn’t where he wants to be, he isn’t where the Bucks want him to be and he isn’t where [...]

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The Bucks are playing defense again so here’s an old WWF commercial

The Bucks are playing defense again so here’s an old WWF commercial

| January 23, 2012 | Reply

Share The Bucks tag team of Bogut and Mbah a Moute: “Twice the mayhem!” It’s easy to credit Andrew Bogut with the success of the Bucks defense. In the way that we give quarterbacks or point guards credit for wins, we often attribute the success of an NBA team’s defense to its center. He’s the [...]

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The word unlikely isn’t quite enough to describe this win: Bucks 91- Heat 82

The word unlikely isn’t quite enough to describe this win: Bucks 91- Heat 82

| January 22, 2012 | 4 Replies

Share Milwaukee Bucks 91 Final Recap | Box Score 82 Miami Heat Shaun Livingston, PG 39 MIN | 3-7 FG | 4-4 FT | 5 REB | 5 AST | 10 PTS | +11 One of Livingston’s biggest assets is his size, not only because it lets him post up smaller players on offense, but [...]

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