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Reports: Bucks trade Neal and Ridnour to Charlotte for Sessions and Adrien

Reports: Bucks trade Neal and Ridnour to Charlotte for Sessions and Adrien

| February 20, 2014 | 7 Replies

Share According to a variety of reporters, the Milwaukee Bucks and Charlotte Bobcats reached a deal to send Gary Neal and Luke Ridnour to Charlotte for Ramon Sessions and Jeff Adrien. Marc Stein was on it early and Rick Bonnell had the final details. BREAKING: Bobcats acquire Luke Ridnour and Gary Neal for Ramon Sessions [...]

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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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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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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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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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Insert a new cold pun, this one about playing poorly: Warriors 101 – Bucks 80

Insert a new cold pun, this one about playing poorly: Warriors 101 – Bucks 80

| January 7, 2014 | 12 Replies

Share Golden State Warriors 101 Final Recap | Box Score 80 Milwaukee Bucks Ersan Ilyasova, PF Shot Chart 31 MIN | 6-15 FG | 6-8 FT | 6 REB | 0 AST | 2 STL | 0 BLK | 1 TO | 20 PTS | -18 He missed his last 20 3-point attempts heading into [...]

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Visiting an old haunt(ed place where they always lose): Bucks – Suns Preview

Visiting an old haunt(ed place where they always lose): Bucks – Suns Preview

| January 4, 2014 | 3 Replies

ShareBefore last season, the Milwaukee Bucks had lost 24 straight games in Phoenix. But the stars aligned, the Suns were terrible and the Bucks were just good enough to pull out a four point victory in Phoenix last year. But the Suns seem to be good again, the Bucks are definitely bad again and it’s [...]

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Still in need of tuning: Jazz 96 – Bucks 87

Still in need of tuning: Jazz 96 – Bucks 87

| January 3, 2014 | 7 Replies

Share Milwaukee Bucks 87 Final Recap | Box Score 96 Utah Jazz Ersan Ilyasova, PF Shot Chart 18 MIN | 4-9 FG | 0-0 FT | 3 REB | 0 AST | 0 STL | 0 BLK | 4 TO | 8 PTS | -5 He actually looked like a real functional basketball player against [...]

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In Los Angeles, Bucks to play team with more injuries, strife than themselves?

In Los Angeles, Bucks to play team with more injuries, strife than themselves?

| December 31, 2013 | 6 Replies

Share What to Watch For: Bucks Another starting lineup.  If so, it will be the 18th starting lineup in 31 games. According Charles F. Gardner, Larry Drew has decided to take his one stabilizing force over the duration of the entire season, Khris Middleton, and replace him with Luke Ridnour. Why would he make such a [...]

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