Milwaukee Bucks

Milwaukee Bucks: Investigating the Lopez twins’ Orlando performances

All reports are indicating that the NBA is looking to finish the 2019-20 season at Disney World in Orlando. That is music to the ears of the Milwaukee Bucks, and especially the Lopez twins. The NBA and by extension, the Milwaukee Bucks, may soon be set for the happiest place on earth. As ESPN’s...

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17 hours ago, Behind the Buck Pass, Milwaukee Bucks, Orlando Magic

Milwaukee Bucks: Mike Budenholzer’s growing coaching tree

Mike Budenholzer’s influence within the NBA has been palpable since he became a head coach and that’s extended into his time with the Milwaukee Bucks. Over the last two seasons, Milwaukee Bucks fans have gotten to see the workings of head coach Mike Budenholzer up close and personal. Through...

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18 hours ago, Behind the Buck Pass, Milwaukee Bucks

Milwaukee Bucks: George Hill’s shooting could be key upon return

Having led the NBA in 3-point percentage this year, how George Hill’s shot holds up when the NBA returns will be crucial for the Milwaukee Bucks. The Milwaukee Bucks learned the importance of knocking down shots in last year’s playoffs, finding themselves on the wrong end of Fred VanVleet’s...

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19 hours ago, Behind the Buck Pass, Milwaukee Bucks

Brew Hoop Night Shift: May 23, 2020

Every evening at 8:00 pm central, this all-purpose thread goes up, and the comments section is where it’s going down. What Bucks news did we not cover? What topics do you want to break down further? Or is there something non-Bucks that you want to bounce off of one another? Even something non-basketball?...

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1 day ago, Brew Hoop, Milwaukee Bucks

Milwaukee Bucks: Building an all-time team around Giannis Antetokounmpo

The Milwaukee Bucks have done a great job of building around Giannis Antetokounmpo, but what would the franchise’s all-time squad to complement him look like? As the Milwaukee Bucks have been transformed from one of the NBA’s most perennially mediocre teams into one of the league’s...

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1 day ago, Behind the Buck Pass, Milwaukee Bucks

Thinking the Unthinkable: What If The Bucks Trade Giannis?

Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports A completely serious analysis of all 29 teams’ trade offers. The times we’re in are wild, y’all. People are holed up, trying to ride out the coronavirus pandemic, and many of us just have too much time to kill. It’s said that idle hands are the devil’s playthings,...

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1 day ago, Brew Hoop, Milwaukee Bucks

Milwaukee Bucks: Glenn Robinson and the weight of great expectations

From the moment Glenn Robinson arrived to the Milwaukee Bucks, he was expected to turn around the organization. It turns out it was a little more complicated than that. Twenty-five years after the Milwaukee Bucks won the rights to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar through a coin flip, the stars had aligned for Milwaukee...

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1 day ago, Behind the Buck Pass, Milwaukee Bucks

Milwaukee Bucks: Nikola Mirotic opens up on shock NBA departure

After finishing last season with the Milwaukee Bucks, Nikola Mirotic has explained why he shocked the NBA by returning to Europe. When the Milwaukee Bucks landed Spanish international forward Nikola Mirotic at a frantic 2018-19 trade deadline, it seemed like the kind of move that could end up being looked...

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1 day ago, Behind the Buck Pass, Milwaukee Bucks

Milwaukee Bucks: George Karl had it all in Milwaukee until he didn’t

Legendary head coach George Karl has carved out his own particular place in the history of the Milwaukee Bucks, for both good and disastrous reasons. Save for Mike Budenholzer, few head coaches in the history of the Milwaukee Bucks have arrived quite like George Karl. When Karl came to Milwaukee in the...

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2 days ago, Behind the Buck Pass, Milwaukee Bucks

Giannis Antetokounmpo lays out hopes for potential Milwaukee Bucks title celebrations

If the Milwaukee Bucks return to action and finish their season by winning an NBA championship, Giannis Antetokounmpo already has celebration plans. As momentum seems to build toward the NBA season being able to restart over the next two months, Milwaukee Bucks fans will soon be able to dream again about...

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2 days ago, Behind the Buck Pass, Milwaukee Bucks

Milwaukee Bucks: Marc Lasry sees NBA returning in ‘6-to-8 weeks’

Milwaukee Bucks co-owner Marc Lasry made yet another appearance on CNBC Thursday afternoon and laid out a timeline for the NBA’s rumored return. Milwaukee Bucks co-owner Marc Lasry has been on the front lines of providing optimism for the NBA returning to action since the 2019-20 season was suspended...

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2 days ago, Behind the Buck Pass, Milwaukee Bucks

Bucks' Giannis Says He Likes 'Greek Freak' Nickname, Isn't Sure Where It Started

Milwaukee Bucks star and reigning MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo understands why his "Greek Freak" moniker became popular, and he loves it just as much as his fans, the 25-year-old just has no clue when or where it started...

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3 days ago, Bleacher Report, Milwaukee Bucks

Brew Hoop Night Shift: May 21

Photo by Aurelien Meunier/Getty Images Marc Lasry hints again at a Summer return Every evening at 8:00 pm central, this all-purpose thread goes up, and the comments section is where it’s going down. What Bucks news did we not cover? What topics do you want to break down further? Or is there something...

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3 days ago, Brew Hoop, Milwaukee Bucks

Bucks Owner: Western, Eastern Conferences 'Probably' Hosted in Vegas, Orlando

Milwaukee Bucks co-owner Marc Lasry indicated the NBA's plan to restart the 2019-20 season " will probably be two sites...

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3 days ago, Bleacher Report, Milwaukee Bucks, Orlando Magic

The Worst Bucks Contract of the Last Decade: Drew Gooden Goes Out at #4

Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images Aaron Rodger’s favorite Buck was never all that impactful The great revamp of 2010 started with trading for Corey Maggette and re-signing John Salmons. It ended with the 5-year, $32M deal for Drew Gooden, a 28-year-old veteran who had already appeared with...

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3 days ago, Brew Hoop, Milwaukee Bucks

Milwaukee Bucks NBA Draft Prospect Watch: Zeke Nnaji

Zeke Nnaji was incredibly productive during his lone year at Arizona, but will he catch the interest of the Milwaukee Bucks this draft? All throughout his path to the 2020 NBA Draft, Zeke Nnaji has long held a chip on his shoulder. A late bloomer in high school in Minnesota, Nnaji eventually worked his...

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3 days ago, Behind the Buck Pass, Milwaukee Bucks

Milwaukee Bucks: Pat Connaughton embarks on charity radiothon

Milwaukee Bucks wing Pat Connaughton will take to the airwaves for 11 hours on Thursday as he looks to raise funds for a COVID-19 relief fund. From the team’s donations toward the fund for Fiserv Forum workers, to the countless individual donations and causes supported by players over the last...

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3 days ago, Behind the Buck Pass, Milwaukee Bucks

Milwaukee Bucks: Season looking likely to resume and be completed

The latest reports surrounding the NBA season resuming suggest it’s increasingly likely the Milwaukee Bucks will get a chance to finish what they started. With 65 games played, and a league-best record of 53-12, the 2019-20 NBA season being forced to go unfinished would have hurt the Milwaukee...

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3 days ago, Behind the Buck Pass, Milwaukee Bucks

Report: NBA Signaling Possible Return in Summer

Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports The tunnel might be pitch-black and feel never-ending, but we might have caught our first glimpse of light. Reporting with @ZachLowe_NBA: NBA teams are expecting the league office will issue guidelines around June 1 that will allow franchises to start recalling players...

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4 days ago, Brew Hoop, Milwaukee Bucks

Milwaukee Bucks: Absurd home dominance likely to be lost in season resumption

If the NBA season resumes in a bubble environment on a neutral site, the Milwaukee Bucks will miss out on the advantage of their incredible level of dominance at home. It’s no secret that any prospect of the NBA season resuming at this point would require some form of quarantined bubble environment,...

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4 days ago, Behind the Buck Pass, Milwaukee Bucks

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