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No good: Nuggets 101 – Bucks 90

No good: Nuggets 101 – Bucks 90

| February 21, 2014 | 5 Replies

Share Denver Nuggets 101 Final Recap | Box Score 90 Milwaukee Bucks Ersan Ilyasova, PF Shot Chart 35 MIN | 5-14 FG | 3-4 FT | 11 REB | 0 AST | 1 STL | 0 BLK | 0 TO | 14 PTS | -11 He was able to pad his stats a bit as [...]

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Please come back for more after the All-Star break. We beg you: Pelicans 102 – Bucks 98

Please come back for more after the All-Star break. We beg you: Pelicans 102 – Bucks 98

| February 12, 2014 | 15 Replies

Share New Orleans Pelicans 102 Final Recap | Box Score 98 Milwaukee Bucks Ersan Ilyasova, PF Shot Chart 35 MIN | 5-13 FG | 5-8 FT | 9 REB | 2 AST | 0 STL | 0 BLK | 0 TO | 16 PTS | -10 Just fine. Just fine. It’s interesting how teams still [...]

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Pelican Makeovers: Bucks vs. Pelicans Preview

Pelican Makeovers: Bucks vs. Pelicans Preview

| February 12, 2014 | 2 Replies

ShareI have to admit, I’m a sucker for sports teams that have well-run PR/marketing/media departments. This week I watched the Pelicans couch a rebranding of their terrifying mascot, Pierre, in a story about a tragic accident in a mascot pickup game that resulted in emergency facial reconstructive surgery and couldn’t help but smile to myself. That’s [...]

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Pun about space travel here: Rockets 101 – Bucks 95

Pun about space travel here: Rockets 101 – Bucks 95

| February 8, 2014 | 5 Replies

Share Houston Rockets 101 Final Recap | Box Score 95 Milwaukee Bucks Khris Middleton, PF Shot Chart 35 MIN | 7-13 FG | 3-3 FT | 4 REB | 8 AST | 1 STL | 0 BLK | 2 TO | 20 PTS | -1 Makes. So. Many. Jump. Shots. He’s definitely the best jump [...]

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Greecing the wheels: Bucks 101 – Knicks 98

Greecing the wheels: Bucks 101 – Knicks 98

| February 3, 2014 | 10 Replies

Share New York Knicks 98 Final Recap | Box Score 101 Milwaukee Bucks Ersan Ilyasova, PF Shot Chart 34 MIN | 4-11 FG | 4-4 FT | 8 REB | 2 AST | 0 STL | 0 BLK | 1 TO | 13 PTS | +8 Ersan had the tough task of checking Carmelo Anthony [...]

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Sifting through SportVU: Using Bucks’ data to find the strengths and weaknesses of a team under construction

Sifting through SportVU: Using Bucks’ data to find the strengths and weaknesses of a team under construction

| January 9, 2014 | 17 Replies

ShareTwo months ago, we took our first glance at the new SportVU player tracking data provided by NBA.com/Stats. Using an extremely small sample size of six games, we saw that rookie Nate Wolters was passing well, limiting his turnovers and struggling to score on the drive. Zaza Pachulia was getting a star-level number of touches at [...]

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Injury updates on Pachulia, Sanders, Neal and Butler

Injury updates on Pachulia, Sanders, Neal and Butler

| December 9, 2013 | 2 Replies

ShareThe Bucks clarified the injury statuses for a number of their players after a practice session today.  The latest serious injury belongs to Zaza Pachulia, who broke his foot and will be out for at least a month. According to a release by the team, General Manager John Hammond announced today that Zaza Pachulia (6-11, [...]

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A teenager’s birthday party: Bucks – Wizards Preview

A teenager’s birthday party: Bucks – Wizards Preview

| December 6, 2013 | 1 Reply

ShareExpect some birthday smiles tonight from Giannis Antetokounmpo.  The rookie teenager celebrates his 19th birthday today.  ”The first month (the transition to the U.S.) was very hard for me, because I was 18.  Now I’m 19, I’m a big man now!” Giannis said with a chuckle. The Greek Freak was quite effusive on his big [...]

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Victory is here again: Bucks 92 – Celtics 85

Victory is here again: Bucks 92 – Celtics 85

| November 30, 2013 | 9 Replies

Share Boston Celtics 85 Final Recap | Box Score 92 Milwaukee Bucks John Henson, PF 34 MIN | 6-13 FG | 1-2 FT | 13 REB | 3 AST | 0 STL | 3 BLK | 2 TO | 13 PTS | +2 Called upon to start at center, Henson responded with a double-double and [...]

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