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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

Share It’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 [...]

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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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Ersan + no one = miserable: Raptors 116 – Bucks 94

Ersan + no one = miserable: Raptors 116 – Bucks 94

| January 14, 2014 | 13 Replies

Share Milwaukee Bucks 94 Final Recap | Box Score 116 Toronto Raptors Ersan Ilyasova, PF Shot Chart 33 MIN | 11-16 FG | 4-4 FT | 9 REB | 0 AST | 2 STL | 0 BLK | 0 TO | 29 PTS | +3 It only took about three months, but when I saw [...]

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Trying to shake a mini Giannislump in OKC: Bucks — Thunder Preview

Trying to shake a mini Giannislump in OKC: Bucks — Thunder Preview

| January 11, 2014 | 2 Replies

Share  What to Watch For: Bucks Over his last three games, Giannis Antetokounmpo has made 1-of-10 field goals, committed 9 fouls and 8 turnovers and a racked up a cumulative +/- rating of -45.  In two of the games — against the Bulls and Suns — Larry Drew left him on the bench for the entirety of [...]

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Sifting through SportVU: Using Bucks’ data to find the strengths and weaknesses of a team under construction

Sifting through SportVU: Using Bucks’ data to find the strengths and weaknesses of a team under construction

| January 9, 2014 | 17 Replies

ShareTwo months ago, we took our first glance at the new SportVU player tracking data provided by NBA.com/Stats. Using an extremely small sample size of six games, we saw that rookie Nate Wolters was passing well, limiting his turnovers and struggling to score on the drive. Zaza Pachulia was getting a star-level number of touches at [...]

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John Henson will miss Milwaukee’s next three games with a sprained ankle

John Henson will miss Milwaukee’s next three games with a sprained ankle

| December 30, 2013 | 3 Replies

ShareToday is a bad news day for fans of front courts that feature multiple players with incredibly long arms. Milwaukee Bucks forward John Henson will miss some time with a sprained left ankle, per the Milwaukee Bucks Public Relations department: Henson will not accompany the team on the upcoming 3-gm trip (sprained left ankle). He [...]

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Larry Sanders set to play: Bucks – Nets Preview

Larry Sanders set to play: Bucks – Nets Preview

| December 27, 2013 | Reply

ShareWhat to Watch For: Bucks Larry Sanders and Ersan Ilyasova practiced with the team yesterday and are expected to return today. Sanders has been out since he had surgery to repair a torn ligament from a nightclub incident two months ago. Ilyasova has been out since last week because of a sore ankle. Per Charles [...]

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