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Improvement at the rim could be big for the Bucks

Improvement at the rim could be big for the Bucks

| August 25, 2010 | 3 Replies

Share (Percentages from the 2009-10 season) Scoring was rarely easy for the Milwaukee Bucks last season.  Long droughts were the norm, zones were horror movie scary and the rim was a foreign place they rarely explored.  The long ball was often the weapon of choice though it wasn’t always reliable.  In the end, it worked [...]

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How Quickly Things Evolve: Corey Maggette is a Buck

How Quickly Things Evolve: Corey Maggette is a Buck

| June 22, 2010 | 4 Replies

ShareFrom Charles F. Gardner JSOnline: The Bucks completed a trade late Tuesday afternoon to acquire forward Corey Maggette from the Golden State Warriors in exchange for guard Charlie Bell and center Dan Gadzuric, according to basketball sources. Gardner has since updated his post to include the Bucks receiving the Warriors 44th pick in Thursday’s draft. [...]

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Everyone Loves Rumors: Lance Stephenson, Corey Maggette

Everyone Loves Rumors: Lance Stephenson, Corey Maggette

| June 22, 2010 | 6 Replies

ShareRemember the ball movement, 3-point shooting and balanced scoring that thrilled home crowds at the Bradley Center last season? It may remain just a memory if things play out a certain way in the coming days. First, Lance Stephenson is reportedly in the mix at the 15th pick for the Bucks and would be even [...]

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2010 Haiku Review: Guards

2010 Haiku Review: Guards

| May 10, 2010 | 2 Replies

ShareAfter a few days off to recharge my battery, I’m back with the final segment of the Haiku Reviews. Coming in the next week will be more on potential free agent targets and a draft page. Stay tuned this week. Jodie Meeks Shots caromed off rim Motor never stopped running It paid off later. Meeks [...]

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Australian-Free Bucks Lineups

Australian-Free Bucks Lineups

| April 5, 2010 | Reply

ShareSo what lineups are the Bucks going to use now with Andrew Bogut out of commission?  Here’s a few of the lineups the Bucks have trotted out most frequently without Bogut this season. (A thanks to BasketballValue.com for the numbers, what a great site.) A few notes: Defensively, a Kurt Thomas and Ersan Ilyasova front [...]

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Defense Not Necessary: Bucks 114 – Knicks 107

Defense Not Necessary: Bucks 114 – Knicks 107

| February 6, 2010 | Reply

ShareBox Score/Recap New York’s basketball team isn’t typically apart of my basketball viewing schedule.  They aren’t on national television very often and when they are I tend to look the other way.  I’m not big on teams that have gutted their roster in order to pursue free agents.    While I generally liked Mike D’Antoni’s Suns [...]

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Wade and A Bunch of Guys: Bucks 97 – Heat 81

Wade and A Bunch of Guys: Bucks 97 – Heat 81

| February 1, 2010 | Reply

ShareRecap/Box Score In front of what appeared to be only close friends and relatives of both teams, it was very clear that the Miami Heat can be boiled down to two parts: Dwyane Wade and a bunch of guys.  Just as clear Monday night was that the Bucks continue their recent uptick in play and [...]

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Turning Superhuman into Super Human: Defending Dwyane Wade

Turning Superhuman into Super Human: Defending Dwyane Wade

| January 31, 2010 | Reply

Share6-20 for 21 points.  That was Dwyane Wade’s final shooting line Saturday night and that was probably everything the Bucks could have asked for.  That sort of night out of a player like Wade is part good defense and part good luck, but probably more good defense than we realize.  I took the time to [...]

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Two With Toronto: Games 40 and 41

Two With Toronto: Games 40 and 41

| January 20, 2010 | Reply

ShareThe Bucks don’t do a lot of back to backing, at least they haven’t yet this year.  After the up-coming couplet with Toronto, the Bucks have double takes with Miami and Washington later on this year.  In the interest of avoiding repetitiveness, this preview is intended to cover the both of the Raptors games.  In [...]

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