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Photo list: Who looks happiest wearing the Bucks draft hat?

Photo list: Who looks happiest wearing the Bucks draft hat?

| June 27, 2014 | 3 Replies

Share 8. Marcus Haislip I get no indication that Haislip is all that thrilled about being drafted, much less being drafted by the Milwaukee Bucks. Cheer up, Marcus! You’ve just lived out what was surely a dream for you. Yes, you have to live in Milwaukee, but this was when the Bucks were a releavant [...]

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Arbitrarily graded: John Hammond’s draft picks

Arbitrarily graded: John Hammond’s draft picks

| May 28, 2014 | 3 Replies

ShareWe started reviewing John Hammond’s history as the general manager of the Milwaukee Bucks as it relates to the NBA draft on Tuesday. Today, we dig in deeper and analyze how each of his picks performed related to players selected around them and players historically picked in that draft slot. (A note on the charts: The first [...]

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“I love the Bucks and the Bucks love me”: Giannis Antetokounmpo says all the right things

“I love the Bucks and the Bucks love me”: Giannis Antetokounmpo says all the right things

| May 21, 2014 | 3 Replies

ShareGiannis Antetokounmpo was in Manhattan at the NBA Lottery last night, which makes sense, because the question on everyone’s mind was mostly, “Which young player are the Bucks going to pair with Giannis?” So it made complete sense for him to be there, and his interviews did not disappoint, revealing a mix of dedication, earnestness, and [...]

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Giannis stars in chocolate milk commercial

Giannis stars in chocolate milk commercial

| May 11, 2014 | 3 Replies

ShareGiannis Antetokounmpo recently received a third-place vote in the NBA Rookie of the Year balloting. But if votes were recast today, with this commercial for Greek chocolate milk brand Milko serving as a qualification, I’m sure he would receive every first, second and third place vote. I’ve heard from not one but TWO sources that Milko [...]

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Giannis Antetokounmpo finishes seventh in Rookie of the Year voting

Giannis Antetokounmpo finishes seventh in Rookie of the Year voting

| May 5, 2014 | 2 Replies

ShareGiannis Antetkounmpo finished in a tie for seventh in the NBA’s Rookie of the Year voting, earning a solitary third-place vote. Carter-Williams of the Philadelphia 76ers won the award by earning 104 of a possible 124 first-place votes. He finished with a total of 569 points. Victor Oladipo of the Orlando Magic placed second with [...]

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The Bucks aren’t winning any season awards, so we made some up

The Bucks aren’t winning any season awards, so we made some up

| April 24, 2014 | 4 Replies

ShareOn Monday, the NBA kicked off its awards season with the announcement that Joakim Noah of the Chicago Bulls had won the Defensive Player of the Year award. On Tuesday, the league awarded Gregg Popovich with its Coach of the Year award. On Thursday, Goran Dragic won the Most Improved Player award. Imagine my surprise when not [...]

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Not close enough to threaten: Raptors 110 – Bucks 100

Not close enough to threaten: Raptors 110 – Bucks 100

| April 15, 2014 | Reply

Share Milwaukee Bucks 100 FinalRecap | Box Score 110 Toronto Raptors Jeff Adrien, PF Shot Chart 40 MIN | 9-16 FG | 1-3 FT | 9 REB | 0 AST | 1 STL | 0 BLK | 0 TO | 19 PTS | -4 Was the Bucks’ best starter kind of by default. Almost matched [...]

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Bucks clinch tie for worst record; Giannis runs the (backup) point: Wizards 104 — Bucks 91

Bucks clinch tie for worst record; Giannis runs the (backup) point: Wizards 104 — Bucks 91

| April 12, 2014 | 10 Replies

Share Milwaukee Bucks 91 Recap | Box Score 104 Washington Wizards Jeff Adrien, PF 31 MIN | 4-6 FG | 3-8 FT | 10 REB | 0 AST | 0 STL | 1 BLK | 5 TO | 11 PTS | -5 This game was something of a mixed bag for Adrien. He made some [...]

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Offensive execution: Bucks 119 – Cavs 116

Offensive execution: Bucks 119 – Cavs 116

| April 12, 2014 | 5 Replies

Share Cleveland Cavaliers 116 Final Recap | Box Score 119 Milwaukee Bucks Jeff Adrien, PF 27 MIN | 3-10 FG | 3-6 FT | 9 REB | 1 AST | 0 STL | 1 BLK | 0 TO | 9 PTS | -6 Did some rebounding, missed some rotations, laid out a couple guys with [...]

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