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Zaza Pachulia’s numbers aren’t dazzling, but maybe they don’t need to be

Zaza Pachulia’s numbers aren’t dazzling, but maybe they don’t need to be

| August 7, 2014 | 6 Replies

Share A detailed look at the numbers reveals that Zaza Pachulia is more or less exactly who we thought he was. The native of Tbilisi, Georgia and his 3-year, $16-million contract did not turn the 2013-14 Milwaukee Bucks into a playoff team, even though that seemed to be the goal of general manager John Hammond [...]

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John Henson was Milwaukee’s best big man defender last season and the one with the most room to grow

John Henson was Milwaukee’s best big man defender last season and the one with the most room to grow

| May 29, 2014 | Reply

ShareBe prepared to see a lot of posts like this one, fellow internet travelers. Since I write a blog, it’s almost required that I find something interesting someone else did and see how it applies to the team that I cover. What’s great about our current internet culture is how many people do really smart [...]

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Haiku Reviews 2014 edition: Scrappy, absent and gone

Haiku Reviews 2014 edition: Scrappy, absent and gone

| April 30, 2014 | Reply

ShareMiroslav Raduljica Moves very slowly. Solid player may exist, within mighty frame. In one pre-game media session, Larry Drew spent a good 45 seconds discussing Raduljica’s strengths as a shooter. I remember him talking about his stroke and how we haven’t really seen it yet, but his ability was there. ‘Slav didn’t get much of [...]

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Offensive execution: Bucks 119 – Cavs 116

Offensive execution: Bucks 119 – Cavs 116

| April 12, 2014 | 5 Replies

Share Cleveland Cavaliers 116 Final Recap | Box Score 119 Milwaukee Bucks Jeff Adrien, PF 27 MIN | 3-10 FG | 3-6 FT | 9 REB | 1 AST | 0 STL | 1 BLK | 0 TO | 9 PTS | -6 Did some rebounding, missed some rotations, laid out a couple guys with [...]

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Something in reserve: Pacers 104 – Bucks 102

Something in reserve: Pacers 104 – Bucks 102

| April 10, 2014 | 5 Replies

Share Indiana Pacers 104 Final Recap | Box Score 102 Milwaukee Bucks Jeff Adrien, PF 37 MIN | 6-14 FG | 1-2 FT | 17 REB | 1 AST | 2 STL | 1 BLK | 0 TO | 13 PTS | +5 Time and again Adrien snatched up offensive rebounds. Time and again, he [...]

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A clutch defeat: Pistons 116 — Bucks 111

A clutch defeat: Pistons 116 — Bucks 111

| March 31, 2014 | 10 Replies

Share Milwaukee Bucks 111 Final Recap | Box Score 116 Detroit Pistons Khris Middleton, PF Shot Chart 32 MIN | 6-16 FG | 0-0 FT | 1 REB | 1 AST | 2 STL | 1 BLK | 2 TO | 14 PTS | -15 The rim wasn’t kind to Middleton, who finished with 14 [...]

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Swept away: Bucks 108 – Lakers 105

Swept away: Bucks 108 – Lakers 105

| March 27, 2014 | 6 Replies

Share Los Angeles Lakers 105 Final Recap | Box Score 108 Milwaukee Bucks Khris Middleton, PF Shot Chart 31 MIN | 6-9 FG | 0-0 FT | 3 REB | 1 AST | 2 STL | 0 BLK | 3 TO | 14 PTS | -6 I typically don’t notice the passing of Khris Middleton, [...]

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March Bucksness: Trail Blazers 120 – Bucks 115

March Bucksness: Trail Blazers 120 – Bucks 115

| March 19, 2014 | 10 Replies

Share Milwaukee Bucks 115 FinalRecap | Box Score 120 Portland Trail Blazers Ersan Ilyasova, PF Shot Chart 23 MIN | 6-10 FG | 0-0 FT | 9 REB | 2 AST | 2 STL | 0 BLK | 1 TO | 12 PTS | +2 Removed from this season’s context, this game was really enjoyable [...]

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All these homecomings: Bucks – Hawks Preview

All these homecomings: Bucks – Hawks Preview

| March 13, 2014 | 3 Replies

ShareWhat to Watch For: Bucks Some players are simply beloved in a certain city, no matter where they played before or have played since. Zaza Pachulia is one such player. Atlanta still loves him. It’s probably a good thing for them, then, that he’s worked his way into the Bucks’ starting lineup, giving the city plenty of [...]

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