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Buck Hits: 82 games on TV, the Bucks are working out, and dancing, dancing, dancing

Buck Hits: 82 games on TV, the Bucks are working out, and dancing, dancing, dancing

| September 17, 2014 | 1 Reply

Share Media Day is just a couple of weeks away for the Bucks, and just like 29 other NBA teams, they’ll stay undefeated in the regular season for most of October. So while it is always easy to be optimistic at this time of year, new ownership and a young nucleus make it particularly easy [...]

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Sweeney, Oppenheimer and Hughes will be on Kidd’s staff

Sweeney, Oppenheimer and Hughes will be on Kidd’s staff

| July 3, 2014 | 2 Replies

ShareYesterday, the Milwaukee Bucks held a press conference to introduce Jason Kidd as their new head coach. At the same time, the composition of the rest of the coaching staff is starting to take shape. The staff seems particularly focused on basketball instructors, people who might be able to tutor one of the younger rosters [...]

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What are the Milwaukee Bucks getting into by pursuing Jason Kidd?

What are the Milwaukee Bucks getting into by pursuing Jason Kidd?

| June 29, 2014 | 10 Replies

ShareIf we’re marking the calendar, let’s put a big “X” on Friday, June 27, 2014. For a day — for a single, lonely day — the Milwaukee Bucks had the rapt, universal appreciation of their fanbase. On Friday, the Bucks brought Jabari Parker to Public Market during the day, then zipped him out for Summerfest [...]

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UPDATE: Bucks get permission from Nets to talk to Jason Kidd about presidency role according to reports

UPDATE: Bucks get permission from Nets to talk to Jason Kidd about presidency role according to reports

| June 28, 2014 | 20 Replies

ShareUPDATE: Kidd appears to be in the running for the President job in Milwaukee, which has been unoccupied since Herb Kohl stepped down as owner. Lasry said last week the Bucks were in the process of interviewing for the position. Bucks officials under this belief, sources tell Yahoo: Kidd wants Phil Jackson-like president’s role with Bucks – [...]

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The Milwaukee Bucks go big with Johnny O’Bryant

The Milwaukee Bucks go big with Johnny O’Bryant

| June 27, 2014 | 6 Replies

Share With their second second-round pick, the Bucks chose a big, big man. Milwaukee picked Johnny O’Bryant with the #36 overall pick. He didn’t sound at all disappointed about his draft positioning. ”It’s a very deep draft. Just hearing my name called at #36 isn’t bad. I can’t wait to come out there and get started.” [...]

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Bucks use #31 pick to draft Damien Inglis

Bucks use #31 pick to draft Damien Inglis

| June 26, 2014 | 8 Replies

ShareWith the first pick of the second round, the Bucks drafted Damien Inglis (think French: DAH-me-en  inn-GLISS), an 18-year-old from France. Inglis is a big burly kid with a 6’8″, 240 lb. frame and a 7’3″ wingspan. Despite his size, he possesses strong ball skills and has long hands. Operating as a point forward, he racked [...]

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Bucks select Jabari Parker #2 overall

Bucks select Jabari Parker #2 overall

| June 26, 2014 | 5 Replies

ShareWith the #2 overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft, the Bucks selected Jabari Parker. The First Team All-American and ACC Freshman of the Year out of Duke University led the Blue Devils with 19.1 points and 8.7 rebounds per game. A former Gatorade National High School Player of the Year and hyped as one of [...]

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Report: Wiggins AND Exum to work out for Bucks soon

Report: Wiggins AND Exum to work out for Bucks soon

| June 9, 2014 | 7 Replies

ShareESPN’s Chad Ford is reporting that the Bucks will be working out Dante Exum and Andrew Wiggins by the end of next week. Source: Dante Exum begins team workouts. Bucks up 1st this weekend, followed by Sixers & Magic next week — Chad Ford (@chadfordinsider) June 9, 2014 Source: Andrew Wiggins will work out for [...]

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Sanders punched Dunleavy during 2012-13 season, according to report

Sanders punched Dunleavy during 2012-13 season, according to report

| June 9, 2014 | 16 Replies

ShareAccording to a radio interview that Gery Woelfel did with Bill Michaels of WSSP 1250, Larry Sanders reportedly punched Mike Dunleavy, Jr. in a locker room incident during the 2012-13 season. Given the miserable string of incidents that marred Sanders’ 2013-14 season, finding out an extra one from the season prior is unsurprising, yet it adds [...]

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