Tag Archives: Milwaukee Bucks

Waiver Watch: Parker Taking Over in Milwaukee

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  Milwaukee didn’t anticipate being 10 games below .500 this late in the season, and while the team contemplated overhauling its roster, one player was deemed untouchable. In the two games following the All-Star break, Jabari Parker has proven he is capable of blossoming into the player the Bucks expected when selecting him with the second overall pick in the 2014 NBA …

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Catching Up with John Henson

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Any time the Bucks travel to Orlando, it provides forward John Henson an opportunity to spend time with his family. The schedule broke just right for him this year that one of Milwaukee’s two trips to Central Florida this season came during the Thanksgiving holiday. Henson’s family lives about 90 miles away in Tampa, so the timing and location worked …

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Waiver Watch: Season Debut Nearing

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The start of a new month means the return of Jabari Parker is imminent. As Milwaukee prepared for its season opener, coach Jason Kidd announced he expected the second overall pick of the 2014 NBA Draft to be available in early November as he continues his recovery from a torn ACL suffered 25 games into his debut season. Parker has been …

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Bucks Hope to Exploit Antetokounmpo’s Versatility

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Plenty of minutes will be available for Giannis Antetokounmpo in Milwaukee next season. An unlimited cap of playing time is the reward when an organization believes a single player is capable of playing every position on the floor. The 6-foot-11 forward out of Greece has the handle of a point guard, the size of a center and enough athleticism to …

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Henson Remaining in Milwaukee with a Long Term Deal

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A clear path to the rim clogs up quickly anytime John Henson is on the floor. Shots on the perimeter are often sent the other direction when trying to arc over the outstretched arm of Henson, while layups can be violently spiked off the backboard. The 6-foot-10 frame of Henson barely tells the story of how much of an obstacle …

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Bucks Ready for Antetokounmpo to Take Over

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Year three is the time Milwaukee is hoping Giannis Antetokounmpo will transform from a prospect oozing with talent into a legitimate star. The 20-year-old possesses a mixture of attributes never previously seen in the NBA, as he is a 6-foot-11 (and still growing) small forward that has dabbled in playing point guard. The possibilities of ways to attack opponents with Antetokounmpo …

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Revamped NBA Uniforms Give Teams New Look, Hope

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For certain NBA teams, the time to turn over a new leaf and kick off a new era has come this summer, regardless of whether or not they were able to do that with free agents. The Bucks, Raptors, Clippers, Sixers, Hawks, Pacers and Mavericks all have released new uniforms. Most of these teams are on the verge of franchise …

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Milwaukee Capitalizes in Free Agency with Addition of Monroe

For the first time since the inception of free agency, Milwaukee was able to lure a talented player away from the traditionally major markets in the league. With the Lakers and Knicks, both armed with the ability to offer maximum contracts and in need of an upgrade in the front court, lost out on the services of Greg Monroe, as …

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Waiver Watch: Buyout Season Begins

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The trade deadline has already passed, but that isn’t preventing teams from adding players to make a run at the 2015 NBA title. Multiple players are capable of landing in a new place, as long as they can negotiate a way out of their contract to become a free agent.

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Waiver Watch: Deserving of an Extension

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Brandon Knight is just five months away from a huge pay raise. Rarely do point guards at the age of 23 enter free agency following a the year like the one Knight has submitted for the Bucks. After Milwaukee broke off negotiations to extend his rookie contract, the eighth overall pick of the 2011 NBA Draft has been a major …

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