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Bucks to play Knicks in London in January 2015

Bucks to play Knicks in London in January 2015

| May 29, 2014 | 3 Replies

Share London is calling the Milwaukee Bucks. The Bucks will play a regular-season game against the New York Knicks on January 15, 2015 in London’s O2 Arena. The game is part of the league’s Global Games program. NBA Global Games 2015 also includes a regular-season contest between the Houston Rockets and Minnesota Timberwolves in Mexico [...]

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Bucks bring in six perimeter players for a workout

Bucks bring in six perimeter players for a workout

| May 27, 2014 | 1 Reply

ShareThe Bucks are looking at six perimeter players in a private team workout Tuesday, including four players from the top 100-ranked players according to DraftExpress.  Potential second-round picks from today’s workout include Jabari Brown, C.J. Wilcox, Joe Harris, and Lamar Patterson. The Bucks own the #31, #36 and #48 picks in the upcoming June 26 [...]

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“I love the Bucks and the Bucks love me”: Giannis Antetokounmpo says all the right things

“I love the Bucks and the Bucks love me”: Giannis Antetokounmpo says all the right things

| May 21, 2014 | 3 Replies

ShareGiannis Antetokounmpo was in Manhattan at the NBA Lottery last night, which makes sense, because the question on everyone’s mind was mostly, “Which young player are the Bucks going to pair with Giannis?” So it made complete sense for him to be there, and his interviews did not disappoint, revealing a mix of dedication, earnestness, and [...]

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Bucks finish 2nd in NBA Lottery

Bucks finish 2nd in NBA Lottery

| May 20, 2014 | 10 Replies

ShareThe Bucks won the #2 overall selection in the 2014 NBA Draft. The Cleveland Cavaliers, for the third time in five years, will pick #1. Mallory Edens, daughter of co-owner Wesley Edens, was the Bucks representative on stage and Alexander Lasry, son of co-owner Marc Lasry, was the team’s representative backstage where the actual balls [...]

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A new envelope opener and other NBA Lottery notes

A new envelope opener and other NBA Lottery notes

| May 19, 2014 | 3 Replies

ShareA new envelope opener During his time as the NBA’s Deputy Commissioner, Adam Silver presided over the NBA Lottery. From 200t to 2013, the job of opening envelopes was his. With Silver now installed as the Commissioner, the job gets turned over to the new Deputy: Mark Tatum. Where David Stern and Silver came to [...]

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Sale of Bucks to get NBA approval tomorrow, according to report

Sale of Bucks to get NBA approval tomorrow, according to report

| May 14, 2014 | Reply

Share According to an ESPN report by Brian Windhorst, the sale of the Bucks to Marc Lasry and Wesley Edens is expected to become get approved by the NBA Board of Governors tomorrow. The $550 million sale of the Milwaukee Bucks to hedge fund billionaires Wesley Edens and Marc Lasry is expected to be finalized [...]

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Giannis Antetokounmpo finishes seventh in Rookie of the Year voting

Giannis Antetokounmpo finishes seventh in Rookie of the Year voting

| May 5, 2014 | 2 Replies

ShareGiannis Antetkounmpo finished in a tie for seventh in the NBA’s Rookie of the Year voting, earning a solitary third-place vote. Carter-Williams of the Philadelphia 76ers won the award by earning 104 of a possible 124 first-place votes. He finished with a total of 569 points. Victor Oladipo of the Orlando Magic placed second with [...]

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If no arena is built, NBA has buyback option on Bucks, according to report

If no arena is built, NBA has buyback option on Bucks, according to report

| April 22, 2014 | 4 Replies

ShareAccording to a report by ESPN, the NBA has a buyback provision written into the sale contract of the Milwaukee Bucks that will allow the NBA to buy back the team if an arena deal is not reached by November 2017. Last week, Wesley Edens and Marc Lasry reached an agreement to acquire the team from [...]

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Wesley Edens and Marc Lasry purchase Bucks, donate to new arena

Wesley Edens and Marc Lasry purchase Bucks, donate to new arena

| April 16, 2014 | 6 Replies

Share“Well I wasn’t going to live forever. I’ve approached a time in my life when I have had to think about to think about, ‘How do we approach the idea of succession?” And then, that was brought to a head by the need for a new building and the fact that that’s a project over [...]

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