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Buck Hits: Playoff forecasting, advanced stats and arena discussion

Buck Hits: Playoff forecasting, advanced stats and arena discussion

| November 16, 2012 | 12 Replies

Share I haven’t been this excited about the Milwaukee Bucks in awhile and it’s fun. The team looks good. The division looks weak. Brandon Jennings looks like an all-star. Mike Dunleavy looks like the greatest player of all-time. Larry Sanders discovered pace. Drew Gooden hasn’t played a minute all year. And most importantly, the team [...]

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Central Division title or bust?: Bucks 99 – Pacers 85

Central Division title or bust?: Bucks 99 – Pacers 85

| November 15, 2012 | 13 Replies

Share Indiana Pacers 85 Final Recap | Box Score 99 Milwaukee Bucks Ersan Ilyasova, SF 22 MIN | 2-9 FG | 1-2 FT | 4 REB | 1 AST | 5 PTS | +29Ilyasova had the good fortune of being on the court with a team that was playing very well on Wednesday. Aside from [...]

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Back Home: Indiana Pacers at Milwaukee Bucks Preview

Back Home: Indiana Pacers at Milwaukee Bucks Preview

| November 14, 2012 | 15 Replies

ShareDanny Granger sure was important. A year removed from being the three-seed in the East, the Indiana Pacers (3-5) are struggling without their All-Star forward who will be out the next three months due to Patellar tendonitis in his left knee. And it’s not like the Pacers are struggling against good teams, either. Their three [...]

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The Indiana Pacers are struggling. What’s that mean for the Milwaukee Bucks?

The Indiana Pacers are struggling. What’s that mean for the Milwaukee Bucks?

| November 14, 2012 | 6 Replies

ShareWhen the Milwaukee Bucks grow up, there’s little doubt they’d love to be the Indiana Pacers. At least that’s the ideal scenario, given the way things have been heading over the past few years. After the Malice at the Palace, the Pacers tore down from the top and slowly started to rebuild. But they didn’t [...]

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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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Bucks go down pushing and shoving: Pacers 118 – Bucks 109

Bucks go down pushing and shoving: Pacers 118 – Bucks 109

| April 20, 2012 | 13 Replies

ShareIt seems like conventional wisdom would be that you can learn a lot about a group when there’s some tension introduced to their norm. If that’s the case, we learned some things about the Milwaukee Bucks. A. They probably aren’t the most unified group in the world. B. Their coach knows when someone is being [...]

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Size-less Bucks lose sizable game: Pacers 105 – Bucks 99

Size-less Bucks lose sizable game: Pacers 105 – Bucks 99

| April 14, 2012 | 11 Replies

Share Indiana Pacers 105 Final Recap | Box Score 99 Milwaukee Bucks Ersan Ilyasova, PF 21 MIN | 4-8 FG | 2-2 FT | 4 REB | 0 AST | 11 PTS | +4 His minutes have been a bit limited lately, seemingly due to some match-up issues. But at what point do match-ups become [...]

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Third game, second loss, one reason to worry: Pacers 125 – Bucks 104

Third game, second loss, one reason to worry: Pacers 125 – Bucks 104

| March 25, 2012 | 4 Replies

Share Milwaukee Bucks 112 Final Recap | Box Score 92 Charlotte Bobcats Ersan Ilyasova, PF 22 MIN | 6-8 FG | 2-2 FT | 8 REB | 1 AST | 15 PTS | +4 You’ll hear that the Bucks were tired I’m sure. You’ll hear that shots just didn’t fall, all the excuses we’ve all [...]

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Game 21 Preview: Bucks vs. Pacers

Game 21 Preview: Bucks vs. Pacers

| December 8, 2010 | Reply

Share(Jeremy’s out today, so Brian Matzat is back at it with the preview.) Enemy: 8 Points 9 Seconds Point Guard Brandon Jennings vs. Darren Collison Darren Collison surprised everyone with his stellar play when Chris Paul went down last season. After getting traded to the Pacers in the offseason, Collison was handed the starting job [...]

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