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Giannis Antetokounmpo falls and tweaks his back

Giannis Antetokounmpo falls and tweaks his back

| January 25, 2014 | 2 Replies

Share With about five minutes left in the Bucks’ 93-78 loss in Cleveland last night, Giannis Antetokounmpo fell and hurt his back.  He was trying to reach across the body of Dion Waiters — who was in full sprint — to poke away the ball after a turnover, but the collision sent him sprawling before [...]

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No streaking allowed: Cavaliers 93 — Bucks 78

No streaking allowed: Cavaliers 93 — Bucks 78

| January 24, 2014 | 8 Replies

Share Milwaukee Bucks 78 Recap | Box Score 93 Cleveland Cavaliers Ersan Ilyasova, PF Shot Chart 22 MIN | 2-10 FG | 0-0 FT | 6 REB | 1 AST | 0 STL | 0 BLK | 1 TO | 5 PTS | -10T he box score doesn’t always tell the whole story, but in [...]

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Five interesting on/off splits for Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Bucks

Five interesting on/off splits for Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Bucks

| January 21, 2014 | 13 Replies

ShareThe Bucks have lost nine consecutive games and that is not a fun experience for the team’s fans — even the ones who want the team to have the greatest number of ping-pong balls in the NBA lottery. They could be losing by 4 points instead of 24, or they could play to a record [...]

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Houston had lift: Rockets 114 — Bucks 104

Houston had lift: Rockets 114 — Bucks 104

| January 18, 2014 | 6 Replies

Share Milwaukee Bucks 104 Recap | Box Score 114 Houston Rockets Ersan Ilyasova, PF Shot Chart 23 MIN | 1-3 FG | 2-2 FT | 3 REB | 1 AST | 1 STL | 0 BLK | 3 TO | 5 PTS | -5 The Rockets play at a crazy pace, and it’s probably hard [...]

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Houston, we have liftoff…hopefully: Bucks vs. Rockets Preview

Houston, we have liftoff…hopefully: Bucks vs. Rockets Preview

| January 18, 2014 | 1 Reply

ShareWhat to Watch For: Bucks Believe it or not, the Bucks played a close game for the first time in what seems like forever against the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night. Obviously, the final play broke down in a hilariously tragic way, as Jeremy documented, and Milwaukee ended up on the losing end of a [...]

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Brandon Knight’s aggressive defensive missteps

Brandon Knight’s aggressive defensive missteps

| January 17, 2014 | 4 Replies

ShareThe Toronto Raptors gladly collared the Milwaukee defense with 116 points Monday, so it’s no surprise that they had a 20+ point scorer. But the 23 points that Kyle Lowry scored were most notable for the fact that they came on just eight shots. One big culprit was Brandon Knight‘s help defense. The object of [...]

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Buck Hits: A busy Oklahoma aftermath

Buck Hits: A busy Oklahoma aftermath

| January 13, 2014 | 3 Replies

Share  There are lots of weird tidbits coming out of the Bucks’ trip to Oklahoma City, so without much fanfare, let’s just jump right into it. HoopsHabit: Michael Dunlap picks over the worst NBA shooters of 2013-14 in a number of categories.  Based on a minimum of 50 attempts, the worst three-point shooter in the [...]

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Cruel winter: Bulls 81 – Bucks 72

Cruel winter: Bulls 81 – Bucks 72

| January 11, 2014 | 4 Replies

ShareThe weather outside the BMOBC last night was oddly predictive of the events that would unfold inside. For the first time in what seems like ages, the deep freeze that had encased Milwaukee was gone and temperatures rose above freezing. The result? Steady rain that mixed with the accumulation of snow and turned the whole [...]

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Trying to shake a mini Giannislump in OKC: Bucks — Thunder Preview

Trying to shake a mini Giannislump in OKC: Bucks — Thunder Preview

| January 11, 2014 | 2 Replies

Share  What to Watch For: Bucks Over his last three games, Giannis Antetokounmpo has made 1-of-10 field goals, committed 9 fouls and 8 turnovers and a racked up a cumulative +/- rating of -45.  In two of the games — against the Bulls and Suns — Larry Drew left him on the bench for the entirety of [...]

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