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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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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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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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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 which [...]

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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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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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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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Are Joel Embiid and Jabari Parker atop the Bucks current board?

Are Joel Embiid and Jabari Parker atop the Bucks current board?

| May 30, 2014 | 36 Replies

ShareThis from Chad Ford’s chat, is about as excellent a summation of the Jabari Parker/Joel Embiid/Andrew Wiggins question as I’ve seen: Parker fits a need — especially if they are losing Luol Deng this summer. Embiid has the most long term upside of anyone in the draft. And he fits a major need for the [...]

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