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An offensive clinic: Suns 102 – Bucks 88

An offensive clinic: Suns 102 – Bucks 88

| March 5, 2011 | 1 Reply

Share Stopping Steve Nash was at the forefront of Scott Skiles mind before the Bucks game Friday night against the Phoenix Suns. “You gotta stop Steve,” Skiles said.  “That’s the main thing you gotta do.  You gotta commit to getting him stopped.  Steve has a way of getting in there, dribbling around and finding somebody.” [...]

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Game 60 Preview: Bucks vs. Suns

Game 60 Preview: Bucks vs. Suns

| March 4, 2011 | Reply

Share Enemy: Valley of the Suns Point Guard Brandon Jennings vs. Steve Nash Jennings most significant advantage over Nash, his speed, is nullified largely by his East-West tendencies and inability to finish inside at a high rate.  In virtually every other comparison of these two, Nash comes out miles ahead.  One of the finest shooters [...]

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Brandon Jennings, assists and his fit in the Bucks offense

Brandon Jennings, assists and his fit in the Bucks offense

| February 28, 2011 | 2 Replies

ShareAfter Brandon Jennings’s comments regarding the Bucks offense not running through him the way it did last season, many pointed to Jennings low assist totals and high volume of shots as proof that the Bucks offense still runs through Jennings.  I looked up the numbers, saw a team leader in scoring and a guy second [...]

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Injured and inaccurate: Suns 92 – Bucks 77

Injured and inaccurate: Suns 92 – Bucks 77

| February 3, 2011 | Reply

ShareRecap/Box Score/Enemy Playing shot-handed on the road is always a daunting task.  For a Bucks team shuffling in some players returning from injuries while watching others go down, it was far too tall.  Without Andrew Bogut, Keyon Dooling, Drew Gooden or Larry Sanders, with a minute limit on Brandon Jennings and with a hobbled John [...]

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Wins and Losses Are Closely Related: Bucks 107 – Suns 98

Wins and Losses Are Closely Related: Bucks 107 – Suns 98

| April 4, 2010 | 2 Replies

Share Friday night: the Bucks lose their second game in a row due to a failure to execute in the fourth quarter.  No real reason to worry. Saturday night: the Bucks beat the hottest team in the NBA 107-98 and panic spreads like a forest fire in a national park. I’d say injuries are quite [...]

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A Loss In More Than 140 Characters: Suns 105 – Bucks 101

A Loss In More Than 140 Characters: Suns 105 – Bucks 101

| January 12, 2010 | 1 Reply

ShareRecap/Box Score/Valley of the Suns As the Bucks began their immediate fall and subsequent rise Monday evening I documented the journey on Twitter.  Unfortunately, Twitter limits the space in which we can document, so let’s take a closer look at some of my Tweets to break down Monday’s Bucks – Suns game. It’s just frustrating [...]

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