Gordon Hayward throws down not one, but two poster dunks on the Milwaukee Bucks

That's not a typo. On Friday night, the Utah Jazz marched into Milwaukee and handed the Bucks an L by the score of 109-95. With Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo and super-versatile Jazz big man Rudy Gobert on the floor simultaneously, there was potential for some serious fireworks at the rim. There were fireworks all right, but, they came from ... Gordon Hayward? That's right, Hayward...
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Bucks' three-game win streak snapped by Jazz

MILWAUKEE -- Gordon Hayward scored 29 points, Derrick Favors added 19 and the Utah Jazz beat the Milwaukee Bucks 109-95 on Friday night, dominating the paint in their first game back from the All-Star break. Hayward finished 11 of 17 from the field, breaking free for short, open jumpers or dunks. The 6-foot-10 Favors shot 9 of 14, often going strong to the hoop. Center Rudy Gobert...
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Bucks vs. Jazz Final Score: Utah’s defense too much for Bucks to overcome, 109-95

Damage from inside the paint helped propel Utah to a double-digit victory In a game in which they seemed continually unable to generate any momentum the Bucks fell to the visiting Utah Jazz Friday night at the BMO Harris Bradley Center 109-95. For the Bucks, Giannis Antetokounmpo finished with a game-high 33 points, 12 rebounds, three assists, five steals and a block to provide...
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Milwaukee Bucks: Trade Deadline Moves Regained Control Of The Future

At a largely quiet trade deadline for the team, the Milwaukee Bucks did exactly what they needed to do with an eye on long-term success. I’ve grown incredibly tired of “Own the Future”. Once a bright marketing ploy that aligned with the direction of the franchise on and off the court, the Milwaukee Bucks’ marketing slogan of choice […] Milwaukee Bucks: Trade Deadline...
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11 hours ago

Milwaukee Bucks Reportedly Adding D-League Forward Axel Toupane

Not long after opening up a roster spot following the Roy Hibbert trade, the Milwaukee Bucks are rumored to sign swingman Axel Toupane of the D-League to a 10-day contract. Well, the roster moves keep on coming for the Milwaukee Bucks, even after the passing of this year’s trade deadline. As we all know, the […] Milwaukee Bucks Reportedly Adding D-League Forward Axel Toupane...
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13 hours ago

Milwaukee Bucks Daily: Reactions To Roy Hibbert Trade

The latest Milwaukee Bucks Daily arrives with reactions to Roy Hibbert’s trade to the Denver Nuggets. In this edition of the Milwaukee Bucks Daily, we’ll look at all of the reactions to the Bucks’ decision to trade Roy Hibbert to Denver, and the rest of the rumors and happenings of NBA Trade Deadline Day. If this is your […] Milwaukee Bucks Daily: Reactions To Roy Hibbert...
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14 hours ago

Bird, Kidd say don't look for OKC's Westbrook to slow down

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) Larry Bird and Jason Kidd are in awe of Russell Westbrook's ability to make the difficult seem routine. They know firsthand the all-around effort it takes to record a triple-double in the natural flow of the game, and they don't expect the high-energy Oklahoma City guard to back off down the stretch of the regular season. Westbrook is poised to become just...
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The Cavaliers' search for bench help could take an interesting turn

The Cleveland Cavaliers’ never-ending search for bench depth in an effort to defend their NBA title has taken an interesting turn toward a player who walked away from the game in his prime two years ago.Larry Sanders, who had more than three years and $33 million left on a four-year, $44 million contract with the Milwaukee Bucks when that team bought him out of his contract in...
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2 days ago

Bucks star Giannis soars at All-Star Game

NEW ORLEANS -- Anthony Davis stole the show at the NBA All-Star Game, but Giannis Antetokounmpo put the rest of the league on notice with a series of dizzying dunks. Davis had an All-Star Game for the record books. He scored 52 points, 10 more than Wilt Chamberlain's All-Star record that had stood for 55 years, and the Western Conference beat the Eastern Conference 192-182 on Sunday...
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Rachel Nichols, Giannis Antetokounmpo compare hand size in funny photo

Giannis Antetokounmpo is nicknamed “The Freak” for good reason. And he proved that when he and ESPN personality Rachel Nichols compared hand sizes on Thursday.The Milwaukee Bucks star was a guest on “The Jump” hosted by Nichols and did a hand size comparison with her: Like Nichols said on Twitter, it did not go well for her: It reminds us a lot of this photo.
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Father says Lonzo Ball will be better than Steph Curry

Lonzo Ball is literally balling out these days for the UCLA Bruins. The freshman averages 15.4 points on better than 55 percent shooting (43 percent from beyond the arc.)So, if you’re Ball’s dad, and you’re asked to describe your son’s play, you could be forgiven for a little hyperbole.But that doesn’t mean you can’t go too far.According to CBS Sports, Mr. Ball declared...
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Bucks announce Jabari Parker’s ACL surgery was successful, 12-month rehab expected

For the second time in three seasons, Milwaukee Bucks forward Jabari Parker has suffered a torn ACL. It came in a game against the Miami Heat on February 8th. Parker will miss the remainder of the season.Though, there’s some good news to be had here. According to the Bucks’ official website and general manager John Hammond, Parker underwent successful ACL surgery on Tuesday.“Parker...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

The future at power forward for the Milwaukee Bucks

On Wednesday night against the Miami Heat, the Milwaukee Bucks lost one of their core players. Possibly forever. This is not to say that we don’t all hope that Jabari Parker comes back and regains the excellent form that he had before tearing his ACL – for the second time – but history is not on his side. Players usually don’t come back to form after two ACL injuries in the...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Jabari Parker says Thon Maker will be NBA’s best seven-footer

When discussing the NBA’s best seven-footers, Marc Gasol, Karl-Anthony Towns and Brook Lopez are some of the names that come to mind. Pretty soon, Thon Maker will join that list, so says his Milwaukee Bucks teammate Jabari Parker. “You can quote me right now: Thon Maker is going to be the best seven-footer to play in this league,” Parker told HoopsHype. “He’s going to....
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Milwaukee Bucks: Buck luck has Jabari Parker out for the season

Sitting at eleventh place in the Eastern Conference, falling to No. 23 in ESPN’s power rankings, and losing 11 of their last 13 games is not how the Milwaukee Bucks imagined the new year going thus far. Their hope was to stay afloat until the return of efficient swingman Khris Middleton and make a push for the playoffs with him back in action. On one hand, the Bucks got their wish...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

After 2nd ACL tear, how does Jabari Parker come back?

Jabari Parker is 21 years old.Wednesday night was supposed to be a special night for the Milwaukee Bucks. Unfortunately, that’s all we’re going to say about it. This isn’t going to be about their playoff chances. Or even about their future, immediate or otherwise.No, we’re just here to talk about Jabari Parker. We’re here to talk about the fact that he’s now torn the...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Jabari Parker out 12 months after tearing ACL

The Milwaukee Bucks will have to soldier on without third-year power forward Jabari Parker, who tore his ACL and faces a year-long recovery process. Parker has been phenomenal for the Bucks this year, averaging 20.1 points, 6.2 rebounds and 2.8 assists per game. He’s improved by leaps and bounds every year in the league since being selected No. 2 overall out of Duke in the 2014...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Jabari Parker leaves game with sprained knee, undergoes MRI

Jabari Parker left Wednesday’s Milwaukee Bucks game against the Miami Heat after suffering a scary looking knee injury that the team termed a sprain.Parker went down in the third quarter with the injury, which was similar to a season-ending torn ACL injury he suffered in 2014. The Bucks broadcast compared the two: After Parker left the game, the team announced he would not return...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Milwaukee Bucks will be selling a foot-long cheese dog topped with cheese curds

I want to bring everyone’s attention to this food item that Levy Restaurants, the Milwaukee Bucks’ concessions provider at the BMO Harris Bradley Center, will be selling during Wednesday night’s Heat-Bucks game. That is a foot long hot dog covered in cheese sauce, topped with fried cheese curds, and served on a pretzel bun.I have a few questions. Is this just nacho cheese sauce...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Bucks reportedly in trade talks involving John Henson, Greg Monroe

Milwaukee Bucks general manager John Hammond is keeping his momentum going after already making one frontcourt trade earlier in the day Thursday.According to a report by Keith Smith of RealGM, the Bucks are active in trade talks involving John Henson and Greg Monroe. This comes right on the heels of their acquisition of Spencer Hawes and Roy Hibbert from the Charlotte Hornets in...
Via Larry Brown Sports
22 days ago  |  Discuss

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