Share John Henson was very obviously the most talented player the Bucks were putting on the floor. And he was more talented than anyone the Nuggets were putting on the floor too. That’s something that we should all have seen coming, since he was a first round pick last season and has a year of [...]
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ShareFor a second, it seemed like the Milwaukee Bucks were going to pull off an improbable home upset of the still definitely playing for something Denver Nuggets on Monday night. The Bucks had trailed most of the game, but never fell completely out of reach of a dangerous Denver team. But the lead changed hands [...]
Share Off makes, off misses. The Denver Nuggets stayed on the go Tuesday. And when they didn’t, they hit threes. Sigh. It’s one thing when a team is caught off guard and unprepared. Sometimes reserve players have huge games or rookies that haven’t been around the league yet show off a part of their game [...]
ShareRecap/Box Score/Enemy For the Bucks to score consistently and be a good offensive team in general, someone different has to step up every game. That was the line on the Bucks earlier this season. Since then, things have kind of went awry and rather than having someone step up every night, more often than not, [...]
ShareRecap/Box Score After intensity lagged considerably against the Clippers and Kings, one could only assume things had to get better against the Nuggets for the Bucks Saturday. Unfortunately, they were coming off a double overtime game Friday night, got to their hotel around four in the morning Milwaukee time and were facing a team with [...]
Was this a big win? I’d say. The Bucks hadn’t beaten anyone significant heading into Wednesday night’s win and now have a bit of a feather for their cap. Scott Skiles talked about dominating at home before last Saturday’s game against New York and to do that, it’s important to blow out the bad teams and beat the good teams. This is a step in the right direction.
It all starts with Anthony. ‘Melo dropped 33 on the Bucks in their meeting last February and got to the free throw line 16 times. That’s been a problem for the Bucks again this year and should be a focus for the Nuggets. The Bucks showed they do have some scoring punch against the Knicks and they’ll need all of it against a not-so-great defensively Nuggets team to keep up.