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Carlos Delfino will not play in the FIBA World Cup

Carlos Delfino will not play in the FIBA World Cup

| July 25, 2014 | Reply

Share Carlos Delfino will not play in the FIBA World Cup after all. Per his personal website, Delfino has opted out because the recovery from his broken foot and the subsequent surgery has not progressed to the point where he could play for Argentina’s national team. Argentina had included Delfino on a preliminary roster a [...]

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Ilyasova opts out of FIBA Worlds, Delfino in after playing Summer League?

Ilyasova opts out of FIBA Worlds, Delfino in after playing Summer League?

| June 23, 2014 | 2 Replies

ShareErsan Ilyasova has decided to forgo the FIBA World Championships to be held in late August, according to a tweet by Gery Woelfel. A deeply-disappointed Ersan Ilyasova has decided not to play for Turkish national team this summer so he can rest ankles. — Gery Woelfel (@GeryWoelfel) June 23, 2014 The news coincides with a [...]

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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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Rotations, offense, injuries and pace: Thoughts on the Milwaukee Bucks through five games

Rotations, offense, injuries and pace: Thoughts on the Milwaukee Bucks through five games

| November 12, 2013 | 2 Replies

ShareFives games isn’t really enough to make many meaningful observations, but it’s just enough to start to form some opinions about a basketball team. Last year we already had a good feeling about Larry Sanders and his potential for a breakout season. We were weary of Brandon Jennings and Monta Ellis and sure that Tobias Harris was going to make an impact [...]

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Carlos Delfino will miss all of the 2013-14 season

Carlos Delfino will miss all of the 2013-14 season

| November 10, 2013 | 6 Replies

Share  According to his own website, Carlos Delfino will miss the entire 2013-14 season due to an unhealed foot fracture. Delfino will now need a new procedure to tend to the break, after which he will require another four- to six-month recuperation period. Delfino underwent the original surgery in May, and the Bucks signed him [...]

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Over/Unders for the 2013-14 Milwaukee Bucks – Part 1

Over/Unders for the 2013-14 Milwaukee Bucks – Part 1

| October 10, 2013 | 6 Replies

ShareOver/under. The great unifier and divider that can bring together this nation in discussion and then rip it apart in argument. I can’t get enough of over/under talk before a season starts, so I thought I’d come up with some arbitrary lines and toss them out to the Bucksketball writing staff for feedback. One note: [...]

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Power ranking the Milwaukee Bucks new roster: 4-9

Power ranking the Milwaukee Bucks new roster: 4-9

| September 12, 2013 | 10 Replies

ShareYesterday I began ranking the Milwaukee Bucks current roster in order of power. Not literal power, but some sort of figurative power that isn’t very clearly defined. Head back and read yesterday’s thrilling part one and then enjoy today’s equally mesmerizing part two. 9. Zaza Pachulia Zaza has already been a hit in Milwaukee as [...]

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Report: Bucks close to bringing back Carlos Delfino

Report: Bucks close to bringing back Carlos Delfino

| July 7, 2013 | 29 Replies

ShareUPDATE: It’s been reported by Charles F. Gardner and Yahoo!’s Adrian Wojnarowski that Delfino’s deal will be for roughly $10 million over three years, though only the first two years will be guaranteed. The Bucks will have a team option in year three. The first two years will be worth $6.5 million, according to their [...]

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“ersan ilyasova why is he so good?” and other funny things people typed in to Google to get here

“ersan ilyasova why is he so good?” and other funny things people typed in to Google to get here

| October 21, 2012 | 1 Reply

ShareErsan Ilyasova is a fantastic rebounder, one of the best in the league at drawing charges and was able to consistently make 3-point shots last season. That’s why he is so good. Other searches since this last time we played this game. - is calling someone a pessimist offensive (NO! WHAT ARE YOU GETTING AT!?) - are [...]

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