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A year in review: 2013 Milwaukee Bucks (and other things) Awards

A year in review: 2013 Milwaukee Bucks (and other things) Awards

| December 26, 2013 | 16 Replies

Share The year is almost over! We’ve come so far, we’ve seen so much. We’ve laughed (both at and with the Milwaukee Bucks), we’ve cried (because of the Bucks), we’ve felt good and bad. Days move fast in the blog world. Every day, we’re onto the next story and the next post. We really don’t [...]

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Bucks to add Caron Butler, according to report

Bucks to add Caron Butler, according to report

| August 29, 2013 | 35 Replies

ShareAccording to Paul Coro of the Arizona Republic, the Bucks will acquire small forward Caron Butler from the Phoenix Suns. The Suns have agreed to trade Butler, a Racine, Wis., native, to the Milwaukee Bucks for point guard Ish Smith and center Slava Kravtsov about seven weeks after they acquired Butler and hailed him as a veteran [...]

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Value in Vegas: A look at the key Bucks from Summer League

Value in Vegas: A look at the key Bucks from Summer League

| July 22, 2013 | 18 Replies

ShareAs of last Tuesday morning, everything in the Milwaukee basketball universe beamed brightly. In Estonia, Giannis Antetokounmpo had a major role in leading Greece to six consecutive wins in the FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship.  The Summer Bucks had sewn together back-to-back wins in their first two outings in Las Vegas.  John Henson showed flashes of [...]

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Working hard: Ish Smith

Working hard: Ish Smith

| July 16, 2013 | 6 Replies

ShareThe Tobias Harris trade has been written off as a colossal failure. The Milwaukee Bucks parted ways with a young, intriguing prospect the team had drafted only two years before and got 28 uninspiring games out of J.J. Redick before seeing him leave for a paltry pair of second round picks. A trade like that [...]

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Chris Daniels obliterates Darius Miller in Vegas Summer League

Chris Daniels obliterates Darius Miller in Vegas Summer League

| July 14, 2013 | Reply

ShareIsh Smith, on Chris Daniels’ monster dunk: “That was impressive. That was really, really, really impressive. We was just in the flow of the game and that was just the right shot at that specific time.” I’ll say Ish, I’ll say. Share

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Summer league backcourt balance: Bucks 69 – Pelicans 61

Summer league backcourt balance: Bucks 69 – Pelicans 61

| July 14, 2013 | 5 Replies

ShareAnother Milwaukee Bucks summer league game, another Milwaukee Bucks summer league win. The Bucks defeated the New Orleans Ho Pelicans 69-61 Sunday night thanks to a strong effort from their backcourt and a balanced scoring effort across the board. The absence of John Henson took away Milwaukee’s biggest edge. Saturday consisted of a lot of Milwaukee jumpers, [...]

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A little bit of John Henson goes a long way in Summer League: Bucks 88 – Nuggets 74

A little bit of John Henson goes a long way in Summer League: Bucks 88 – Nuggets 74

| July 13, 2013 | 13 Replies

ShareJohn 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 well [...]

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Report: Atlanta Hawks match Milwaukee Bucks offer sheet for Jeff Teague

Report: Atlanta Hawks match Milwaukee Bucks offer sheet for Jeff Teague

| July 13, 2013 | 27 Replies

ShareThe Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported Saturday afternoon that the Atlanta Hawks matched the offer sheet the Milwaukee Bucks extended to point guard Jeff Teague. The team matched the four-year, $32 million offer sheet from the Bucks on Saturday. The point guard, disillusioned with the progress of negotiations, signed the offer sheet on Wednesday. The window is [...]

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Bucks Summer League roster will feature Henson, Ayón, Ish and Wolters

Bucks Summer League roster will feature Henson, Ayón, Ish and Wolters

| July 4, 2013 | 12 Replies

ShareThe Milwaukee Bucks announced their Las Vegas Summer League roster yesterday without too many surprises. Three players currently under contract – Gustavo Ayón, John Henson and Ish Smith – will join second-round pick Nate Wolters and a slew of fringe players on the squad. The notable omission is first-rounder Giannis Antetokounmpo, who will not participate due to [...]

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