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Giannis Antetokounmpo entertains on first day of All-Star Weekend (VIDEO)

Giannis Antetokounmpo entertains on first day of All-Star Weekend (VIDEO)

| February 15, 2014 | 1 Reply

Share Giannis Antetokounmpo came off the bench to help Team Hill complete a 142-136 victory over Team Webber. He finished with 9 points — making all three of his field goal attempts — as well as 2 rebounds, 2 assists, and 1 swell block of a Tim Hardaway, Jr. jump shot.  He got three of [...]

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Now rebuilding, the Bucks have a pigeonhole problem as the trade deadline approaches

Now rebuilding, the Bucks have a pigeonhole problem as the trade deadline approaches

| February 12, 2014 | 10 Replies

ShareOf all the notions of advanced mathematics, one of the easiest to grasp is the Pigeonhole Principle: If n pigeons are placed into m pigeonholes with and n is a number greater than m, then at least one pigeonhole must contain more than one pigeon. This principle is the equivalent to the ‘musical chairs’ of math, where the pigeons are the children and [...]

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Larry Sanders out indefinitely with fracture of orbital bone

Larry Sanders out indefinitely with fracture of orbital bone

| February 10, 2014 | 3 Replies

ShareLarry Sanders is out indefinitely with a fracture of the orbital bone around his eye, according to numerous reports. Sanders took an inadvertent shot to the eye from James Harden in Saturday’s Bucks/Rockets game.  Sanders left the game and did not return, then posted a picture of the gruesome black eye on Instagram the next day. [...]

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In a loss, Larry Sanders touches a mile-high milestone: Nuggets 110 — Bucks 100

In a loss, Larry Sanders touches a mile-high milestone: Nuggets 110 — Bucks 100

| February 6, 2014 | 5 Replies

Share Milwaukee Bucks 100 Recap | Box Score 110 Denver Nuggets Ersan Ilyasova, PF Shot Chart 21 MIN | 4-16 FG | 0-0 FT | 11 REB | 2 AST | 0 STL | 1 BLK | 0 TO | 8 PTS | +2 He did a lot of Ersan things: drawing charges, missing shots [...]

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Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Bucks put on an entertaining display of basketball for his family

Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Bucks put on an entertaining display of basketball for his family

| February 4, 2014 | 13 Replies

ShareAll season long, Giannis Antetokounmpo has given Bucks fans plenty of ‘wow’ moments. But last night, the same Bucks fans got the chance to mix in some fun moments, too, thanks to a long-needed win and the arrival of Giannis’ family to the United States and to the BMO Harris Bradley Center.  The Antetokounmpos — [...]

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Giannis Antetokounmpo and his brother make the same crazy in-game dunk on the same day

Giannis Antetokounmpo and his brother make the same crazy in-game dunk on the same day

| January 31, 2014 | 2 Replies

ShareThe Milwaukee Bucks took their routine thrice-weekly whipping, but the most notable moment of their 113-102 loss to the Orlando Magic came when rookie phenom Giannis Antetokounmpo windmilled a reverse baseline dunk.  In slow motion, the dunk is an acrobatic display of grace in a confined spot — striding, stretching, circling the ball around and [...]

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Alone in a quiet basement: Magic 113 — Bucks 102

Alone in a quiet basement: Magic 113 — Bucks 102

| January 31, 2014 | 16 Replies

Share Milwaukee Bucks 102 Recap | Box Score 113 Orlando Magic Ersan Ilyasova, PF Shot Chart 20 MIN | 4-12 FG | 0-0 FT | 6 REB | 1 AST | 0 STL | 0 BLK | 0 TO | 10 PTS | -7 Ersan’s primary skill is scoring, and his secondary skill is ____? [...]

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Brandon Knight tries really hard to be a point guard

Brandon Knight tries really hard to be a point guard

| January 31, 2014 | 23 Replies

ShareIf I may, let me start this little exercise with a caveat: By and large, the players in the NBA are among the top 500 basketball players on Earth. Not only am I not among the top 500 basketball players on Earth, but I am not among the top 500 basketball writers nor am I [...]

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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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