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Is Mike Bibby a real problem?

Is Mike Bibby a real problem?

| April 19, 2010 | 1 Reply

Share Seemingly long removed from relevance, Bibby was still relevant enough to be featured in this commercial last year. Seven  years ago, Mike Bibby was certainly someone worth worrying about in a playoff series.  Now, in 2010, I had written him off as a probable non-factor heading into the Bucks first round series with the [...]

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Celtics showing how it’s done: Celtics 105 – Bucks 90

Celtics showing how it’s done: Celtics 105 – Bucks 90

| April 11, 2010 | 7 Replies

Share(For more on the Celtics, check out TrueHoop Network Boston Celtics blog, CelticsHub) Well, I’ll give the Celtics one thing.  As far as a team the Bucks can learn from, they won’t be a bad playoff opponent.  It looks like it’ll make for an entertaining series to boot. In another game that had a couple [...]

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Role Playing Game: Bucks 108 – Nets 89

Role Playing Game: Bucks 108 – Nets 89

| April 7, 2010 | 2 Replies

ShareRecap/Box Score One of the many keys to continued success the rest of the way for the Milwaukee Bucks was prominently on display Wednesday night at the Bradley Center.  They need balance.  A team that lacks a true star to begin with, the Bucks have needed to get something out of everyone all year, even [...]

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You Know What This Is…: Bucks 79 – Bulls 74

You Know What This Is…: Bucks 79 – Bulls 74

| April 6, 2010 | 4 Replies

Share(UPDATE:  Easy baskets were hard to come by in last night’s Bucks-Bulls game, so Sebastian Pruiti of NBA Playbook takes a look at the play that swung the game in the Bucks favor.  A Brandon Jennings to Ersan Ilyasova fastbreak basket.) It’s a celebration. Take it away Kanye (more accurately, some kid lip-syncing Kanye). Now [...]

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Game 77 Preview: Bucks at Bulls

Game 77 Preview: Bucks at Bulls

| April 6, 2010 | 2 Replies

Share Milwaukee Bucks (Scott Skiles) 42-34 vs. Chicago Bulls (Vinny Del Negro) 37-39 Date: April 6, 2010 Time: 7:00 (CST) TV: FS Wisconsin Matchups Point Guard Brandon Jennings vs. Derrick Rose Two of the best young point guards in the East go head-to-head once again, this time, with even more at stake.  The Bucks win [...]

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Australian-Free Bucks Lineups

Australian-Free Bucks Lineups

| April 5, 2010 | Reply

ShareSo what lineups are the Bucks going to use now with Andrew Bogut out of commission?  Here’s a few of the lineups the Bucks have trotted out most frequently without Bogut this season. (A thanks to BasketballValue.com for the numbers, what a great site.) A few notes: Defensively, a Kurt Thomas and Ersan Ilyasova front [...]

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Injuromics: The Effects of Andrew Bogut’s Injury

Injuromics: The Effects of Andrew Bogut’s Injury

| April 4, 2010 | 11 Replies

Share Contrary to popular belief, the Bucks season is not over.  Nor does the NBA delay the start of the playoffs until Andrew Bogut is healthy.  And don’t expect a first round bye because the Bucks would have been competitive with a healthy Bogut.  No, the NBA keeps moving forward every day.  So that’s what [...]

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Wins and Losses Are Closely Related: Bucks 107 – Suns 98

Wins and Losses Are Closely Related: Bucks 107 – Suns 98

| April 4, 2010 | 2 Replies

Share Friday night: the Bucks lose their second game in a row due to a failure to execute in the fourth quarter.  No real reason to worry. Saturday night: the Bucks beat the hottest team in the NBA 107-98 and panic spreads like a forest fire in a national park. I’d say injuries are quite [...]

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I Think We’re All Thinking The Same Thing: Cavs 101 – Bucks 98

I Think We’re All Thinking The Same Thing: Cavs 101 – Bucks 98

| March 31, 2010 | 11 Replies

ShareRecap/Box Score Another sign that the Bucks are moving in the right direction as the playoffs are nearing was Scott Skiles’ post game reaction to a question about whether or not he was happy with the team’s effort in a Wednesday night loss to Cleveland. “It’s not that I don’t care about that right now, [...]

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