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Tag: Drew Gooden

Milwaukee Bucks Roundtable: Milwaukee’s ceiling, floor and everything in between

Milwaukee Bucks Roundtable: Milwaukee’s ceiling, floor and everything in between

| July 27, 2012 | 15 Replies

Share Shirley, you’ve noticed the additional writers brought onto the Bucksketball staff lately … haven’t you? ANSWER ME SHIRLEY! Airplane. Nailed it. Ahem. We thought it would be fun to kick around a couple of late July questions to get kind of a pre-post free agency analysis of where things stand for the Bucks right [...]

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An optimistic look at the Ersan Ilyasova deal

An optimistic look at the Ersan Ilyasova deal

| July 8, 2012 | 20 Replies

Share(I assure you, it’s not all hellfire and brimstone around these parts. And to prove it, new Bucksketball addition Jon Hartzell takes an optimistic look at how Ersan Ilyasova’s probable re-signing is quite all right. There’s room for a divergence of opinion, even if I make it seem as though there isn’t. – JS) The [...]

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The Ersan Ilyasova market is heating up or PLEASE SOMEONE ELSE MAKE A BIG OFFER

The Ersan Ilyasova market is heating up or PLEASE SOMEONE ELSE MAKE A BIG OFFER

| July 5, 2012 | 65 Replies

ShareVarious reports have the Milwaukee Bucks are pretty serious about keeping Ersan Ilyasova and the previously quiet market for the free agent getting pretty active. Wednesday morning, Gery Woelfel tweeted that the Bucks had offered their power forward a five-year deal. Wednesday afternoon, Adrian Wojnarowski followed up, confirming that the Bucks had offered Ilyasova a [...]

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Milwaukee Bucks select John Henson with the 14th pick in the 2012 NBA Draft

Milwaukee Bucks select John Henson with the 14th pick in the 2012 NBA Draft

| June 28, 2012 | 10 Replies

ShareWith the 14th pick in the 2012 NBA Draft, the Milwaukee Bucks selected John Henson. A power forward out of North Carolina, Henson left college after his junior season. He is a two time ACC Defensive Player of the Year renowned for his shot-blocking. In three seasons at UNC, Henson blocked 278 shots. For comparison’s [...]

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Could Meyers Leonard be part of the solution for the Bucks at center?

Could Meyers Leonard be part of the solution for the Bucks at center?

| June 13, 2012 | 10 Replies

ShareTo hear the Milwaukee Bucks tell it, or to watch them react to it, they weren’t all that concerned about the center position last season. Or the season before for that matter. Hopes were pinned to Andrew Bogut before each season began, despite his injury history and rehabilitation from his infamous elbow injury. Two seasons [...]

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Most likely to gamble for a steal on the perimeter: Carlos Delfino

Most likely to gamble for a steal on the perimeter: Carlos Delfino

| May 9, 2012 | 2 Replies

ShareDecisions have been rolling in lately. Scott Skiles will be the Bucks coach. John Hammond will (probably) be the GM. And Herb Kohl will build the Bucks a new stadium with his own money and bare hands. Or something along those lines. The Milwaukee Bucks roster though, will be in a state of flux over [...]

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Overhaul by tweaks: Another Milwaukee Bucks summer

Overhaul by tweaks: Another Milwaukee Bucks summer

| April 30, 2012 | 10 Replies

ShareWatching Stephen Jackson thrive off the bench for the San Antonio Spurs yesterday was neither super enjoyable for me nor surprising. I can only assume John Hammond felt the same way. The Spurs brought Jackson in to be an extra lift. To give the bench some more life. He isn’t getting top billing, he’s just [...]

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So much ninth seed: Wizards 121 – Bucks 112

So much ninth seed: Wizards 121 – Bucks 112

| April 18, 2012 | 25 Replies

Share Milwaukee Bucks 112 Final Recap | Box Score 121 Washington Wizards Ersan Ilyasova, PF 32 MIN | 3-9 FG | 7-8 FT | 11 REB | 1 AST | 14 PTS | -7 He had some help on the glass for once, but Ilyasova so often seems forgotten while Milwaukee’s guards and Drew Gooden [...]

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The backup center turned starting center who really isn’t a center

The backup center turned starting center who really isn’t a center

| April 17, 2012 | 21 Replies

ShareAndrew Bogut played in 65 games last season, but in the other 17 Milwaukee cobbled together starting lineups that included Jon Brockman, Larry Sanders or Drew Gooden in the center position. Since Bogut’s injury and then eventual trade, Gooden’s assumed the majority of the center minutes this season. When he’s been out, Milwaukee’s been forced [...]

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