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Brandon Jennings hits game winning, buzzer beater against the Cavaliers

Brandon Jennings hits game winning, buzzer beater against the Cavaliers

| November 4, 2012 | 5 Replies

Share The spotlights were illuminating the night’s air, indicating that the BMO Harris Bradley Center was the place to be Saturday night. I arrived early, around 6:15 PM. Coach Scott Skiles addresses the media around an hour before the game, so I had to give myself time. As I walked in I passed an array [...]

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Getting in where they fit in: The Milwaukee Bucks place in the Central Division

Getting in where they fit in: The Milwaukee Bucks place in the Central Division

| October 19, 2012 | 4 Replies

ShareIn the years since the Bucks had last been a legitimate championship contender way back in 2001, the Central Division has been dominated by three franchises: The mid-early 2000s Pistons, LeBron and the Bronettes and now the resurgent Chicago Bulls. While it is great to see other teams improve over the past decade, it’s also [...]

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Montaking and making shots: Bucks 107 – Cavs 98

Montaking and making shots: Bucks 107 – Cavs 98

| April 4, 2012 | 3 Replies

ShareMonta Ellis got hot on Wednesday evening. Since arriving he’s been a starter for the Milwaukee Bucks, but on Wednesday he was a closer too in Milwaukee’s 107 – 98 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers. It’s baseball season. Wasn’t that a terrific way to riff on that? It wasn’t? Okay, let’s move on. Ellis wore [...]

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Cleveland was very “cavalier”: Bucks 121 – Cavs 84

Cleveland was very “cavalier”: Bucks 121 – Cavs 84

| March 30, 2012 | 4 Replies

Share Milwaukee Bucks 121 Final Recap | Box Score 84 Cleveland Cavaliers Ersan Ilyasova, PF 24 MIN | 9-11 FG | 0-0 FT | 10 REB | 2 AST | 20 PTS | +12 Huge start for Ersan as he put up 14 points in his first eight minutes. Everything else was just going through [...]

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Game 40 Preview: Bucks at Cavs

Game 40 Preview: Bucks at Cavs

| January 21, 2011 | Reply

Share Enemy: Cavs: The Blog Point Guard Keyon Dooling vs. Ramon Sessions It saddens me that Sessions can’t find a good situation.  Year after year he’s shuffled off to worse teams, constantly backing up a point guard without a future.  Whenever Sessions has enjoyed the luxury of significant minutes, numbers follow.  But the one thorn [...]

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A recipe we’ve seen before: Cavs 83 – Bucks 81

A recipe we’ve seen before: Cavs 83 – Bucks 81

| November 25, 2010 | Reply

Share In honor of Thanksgiving (have a happy and thankful one by the way), a recipe for a typical Milwaukee Bucks game this season. Ingredients 3 quarters miserable offense 1 average offensive quarter 4 quarters stingy defense 15 John Salmons‘ drives into heavy traffic One strong individual offensive performance A very, VERY light sprinkle of [...]

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Kelvin Sampson: A soon to be head coach?

Kelvin Sampson: A soon to be head coach?

| May 28, 2010 | 2 Replies

ShareWinning organizations don’t last in the NBA. Professional sports leagues are copycat clubs, and the NBA is no different. The Bucks dove into Detroit’s annual conference champion organization to get general manager John Hammond. Successful organizations lose key members all of the time, it’s the price they pay for their success. So perhaps Milwaukee should [...]

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I Think We’re All Thinking The Same Thing: Cavs 101 – Bucks 98

I Think We’re All Thinking The Same Thing: Cavs 101 – Bucks 98

| March 31, 2010 | 11 Replies

ShareRecap/Box Score Another sign that the Bucks are moving in the right direction as the playoffs are nearing was Scott Skiles’ post game reaction to a question about whether or not he was happy with the team’s effort in a Wednesday night loss to Cleveland. “It’s not that I don’t care about that right now, [...]

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Game 74 Preview: Bucks at Cavs

Game 74 Preview: Bucks at Cavs

| March 31, 2010 | 9 Replies

Share Milwaukee Bucks (Scott Skiles) 41-32 At Cleveland Cavaliers (Mike Brown) 58-16 Date: March 31st, 2010 Time: 6:00 PM (CST) TV: FS Wisconsin Matchups Point Guard Brandon Jennings vs. Mo Williams Williams struggled mightily in the Cavs trip to Milwaukee in early March, scoring just seven points while shooting 3-17 from the field.  Even worse, [...]

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