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Second half success, the defense of Nate Wolters and other Bucks thoughts

Second half success, the defense of Nate Wolters and other Bucks thoughts

| February 28, 2014 | 6 Replies

Share 1) Are the Bucks a little bit too good for their own good?   In the 52 games prior to the All-Star break, the Bucks scored 96.5 points per 100 possessions, and they yielded 106.6 over the same interval on defense.  That’s a net of -10.1 points per 100 possessions. Per 100 possessions in the five [...]

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Refreshingly competitive: Pacers 101– Bucks 96

Refreshingly competitive: Pacers 101– Bucks 96

| February 27, 2014 | 9 Replies

Share Milwaukee Bucks 96 Final Recap | Box Score 101 Indiana Pacers Ersan Ilyasova, PF Shot Chart 28 MIN | 3-7 FG | 2-2 FT | 11 REB | 1 AST | 0 STL | 0 BLK | 2 TO | 9 PTS | -5 When these two teams met last week, David West tossed [...]

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John Henson confirms he is right-handed, despite constantly using his left hand

John Henson confirms he is right-handed, despite constantly using his left hand

| February 21, 2014 | 1 Reply

ShareAfter a recent Milwaukee Bucks-Los Angeles Clippers game, I chatted with a couple of the folks from ClipperBlog that I got to know last summer at the Las Vegas Summer League, Andrew Han and Seerat Sohi. One of the centerpieces to our Vegas friendship was John Henson, Milwaukee’s second year power forward/center who made something [...]

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10 wins: Bucks 104 – Magic 100

10 wins: Bucks 104 – Magic 100

| February 19, 2014 | 8 Replies

Share Orlando Magic 100 Final Recap | Box Score 104 Milwaukee Bucks Ersan Ilyasova, PF Shot Chart 19 MIN | 3-9 FG | 2-2 FT | 8 REB | 2 AST | 0 STL | 0 BLK | 2 TO | 9 PTS | -6 As he searches for consistency and production, nights with eight [...]

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Protest: Celtics 102 – Bucks 86

Protest: Celtics 102 – Bucks 86

| February 10, 2014 | 20 Replies

ShareThe last five rows of the section next to the media section I sit in every game were empty for the entirety of this game. The city of Milwaukee cared even less about this game than the Milwaukee Bucks did. This game was not fun for Bucks fans. So let’s just focus on the Boston [...]

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94% of Gary Neal’s shots are jumpers and other shot type stats

94% of Gary Neal’s shots are jumpers and other shot type stats

| February 10, 2014 | 7 Replies

ShareIt’s 5:30 AM on Saturday morning. The sun won’t be up for another hour and a half in Milwaukee. I’m sitting at a desk next to a window that doubles as an air conditioner in the winter. When I glance outside I see cars that haven’t been moved in days in the parking lot outside [...]

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Two protected second-round picks and Caron Butler vs. Tobias Harris: Bucks – Magic Preview

Two protected second-round picks and Caron Butler vs. Tobias Harris: Bucks – Magic Preview

| January 31, 2014 | Reply

ShareWhat to Watch For: Bucks Naturally, Bucks fans’ eyes will fixate on the Tobias Harris vs. J.J. Redick Gustavo Ayon Ish Smith Caron Butler and two protected second-round picks matchup. Actually, they will just fixate on Harris. (Aside: I never know whether there’s still a need to address last year’s trade. It’s important to remember the calamity for accountability [...]

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A grizzly ending: Grizzlies 82 – Bucks 77

A grizzly ending: Grizzlies 82 – Bucks 77

| January 15, 2014 | 17 Replies

Share Memphis Grizzlies 82 Final Recap | Box Score 77 Milwaukee Bucks Ersan Ilyasova, PF Shot Chart 29 MIN | 2-11 FG | 0-0 FT | 13 REB | 3 AST | 1 STL | 0 BLK | 1 TO | 4 PTS | +2 His rebounds were up, though at least a handful (depending [...]

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Grit and grind against grin and bear it: Bucks – Grizzlies Preview

Grit and grind against grin and bear it: Bucks – Grizzlies Preview

| January 15, 2014 | 8 Replies

ShareWhat to Watch For: Bucks December 23 was the last day the Bucks lost and lost by fewer than nine points. Since that day, the Bucks have played nine games, lost eight games and lost by nine or more in each of those losses. The Bucks have been bad all season, but we’re seeing a [...]

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