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NBA schedule announced: Bucks open in Charlotte

NBA schedule announced: Bucks open in Charlotte

| August 13, 2014 | 2 Replies

Share For a few teams, the annual release of the NBA schedule is somewhat of a holiday. The Bucks are not one of those teams. While a quartet of Western Conference heavyweights will kick off the season with a double-header on October 28, the Bucks will open up a night later, traveling to Charlotte for [...]

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The champs come to town: Bucks – Heat preview

The champs come to town: Bucks – Heat preview

| March 29, 2014 | 5 Replies

ShareWhat to Watch For: Bucks Giannis Antetokounmpo hurt his ankle against the Lakers on Thursday and my world ended for about five minutes until we found out that it was only a sprain. If he’s held out of this game (a precaution that is 1000000% understandable given the actual stakes of the rest of this year), [...]

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Here comes something resembling basketball: Bucks vs. Bulls Preview

Here comes something resembling basketball: Bucks vs. Bulls Preview

| January 10, 2014 | 6 Replies

ShareYou’ll never see an NBA owner or GM explicitly admit to tanking. The closest many will get is through veiled references to “evaluating young talent”, “rebuilding”, or “looking toward the future”. And many, many times you won’t even get that. And Tom Thibodeau would probably be pretty upset with you if you tried to tell [...]

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Life without Larry ain’t a life worth livin’: Bucks vs. Heat Preview

Life without Larry ain’t a life worth livin’: Bucks vs. Heat Preview

| November 12, 2013 | 21 Replies

ShareMan. Tough week, am I right? In the span of two days, the Bucks found out that two guys expected to be key contributors – Carlos Delfino and Larry Sanders - would miss significant portions of the season. As if the injury bug hadn’t struck them (and the rest of Wisconsin’s sports teams) enough this year, [...]

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The Bucks will start Gary Neal at point guard: Bucks vs. Celtics Preview

The Bucks will start Gary Neal at point guard: Bucks vs. Celtics Preview

| November 1, 2013 | Reply

ShareMan, injuries suck. Brandon Knight‘s time as the Bucks’ season-opening starter at point guard lasted all of two minutes before he went down with another hamstring injury. Combined with Luke Ridnour’s balky back and Ersan Ilyasova‘s nagging ankle sprain, the Bucks have been hit early and hard by the injury bug. Ilyasova will return to [...]

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