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Watch Giannis Antetokounmpo lip sync battle Eleanna Christinaki

If you can't sing these days, the best way to make it in the music world is to pretend like you can. Throw on some Adele or Justin Bieber, move your mouth to the words and make sure you line them up perfectly with the way your favorite performers are belting their lines.Thanks in part to Jimmy Fallon's bits on the Tonight Show, lip sync battling has gone mainstream. Now, basketball...
Via Fox Sports
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Milwaukee Bucks: the Greg Monroe dilemma

Since late last week there has been a surfaced report saying that the Milwaukee Bucks are open to trading Greg Monroe and Michael Carter-Williams at the trade deadline. It is very unlikely that either player is moved due to a limited amount of realistic scenarios in which the team receives proper compensation for the two players. As previously written about, Monroe can be moved,...
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Milwaukee Bucks reportedly willing to trade Michael Carter-Williams and Greg Monroe

The Milwaukee Bucks had a lot of buzz coming into the 2015 NBA season. After signing forward Greg Monroe in the off-season, there were a lot of people expecting a lot from the Bucks. But the Bucks are 20-32 and now are six games back from the eight spot in the Eastern Conference. The team’s decline has the Bucks front office worried and now they are considering making some changes...
Via No Guts, No Glory
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Bucks willing to trade Greg Monroe, Michael Carter-Williams

The Milwaukee Bucks plan to be sellers at the trade deadline. According to Gery Woelfel of The Journal Times, the Bucks have let others teams know center that Greg Monroe is available at the right price, and the team is also willing to move point guard Michael Carter-Williams, who they acquired in a trade with the Philadelphia 76ers last season. Carter-Williams won Rookie of the...
Via The Sports Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Bucks Interested In Trading Michael Carter-Williams, Greg Monroe

The Milwaukee Bucks are 18 games under .500 since trading away Brandon Knight in a deal that brought in Michael Carter-Williams. The Bucks are interested in making another major trade ahead of this year's deadline in an attempt to fix their issues. Michael Carter-Williams has been mentioned in trade talks, as has Greg Monroe. Monroe has been productive on offense but he's been a...
Via RealGM
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Milwaukee Bucks trade idea: Jabari Parker & Greg Monroe for Blake Griffin?

Ever since breaking his fist during an altercation with a Los Angeles Clippers assistant, there has a been a not-so quiet buzz that the Clippers are shopping Blake Griffin. Griffin, a former Rookie of the Year and All-NBA player, could be a cornerstone for virtually any franchise in the league. Griffin’s value as an addition to a franchise is dually rooted in his playing ability...
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Blazers beat Bucks 107-95 for 5th straight win

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) CJ McCollum had 30 points and Portland beat the Milwaukee Bucks 107-95 on Tuesday night for the Trail Blazers' season-high fifth straight win. Damian Lillard had 14 points and 12 assists for his 11th double-double of the season. Al-Farouq Aminu added 16 points for the Blazers, who have won nine of their last 11. Khris Middleton had 21 points and eight rebounds...
Via Associated Press
6 days ago  |  Discuss

While the Suns burn into ashes, the Bucks remain stuck in the muck

It’s one thing when a trade works handsomely for one party but leaves the other party in shambles. It’s quite another matter when a trade really doesn’t work for anyone. As we enter the month of February, the 2016 trade deadline isn’t that far away — barely more than two weeks. As teams prepare to shake up their rosters — either with an eye toward the future or in an...
Via Crossover Chronicles
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Check the Greek Freak's monster slam and his ferocious 10-game tear

This is the Greek Freak the Milwaukee Bucks believe will take them to great heights in coming seasons. Giannis Antetokounmpo only turned 21 last month, but lately he's been producing like a seasoned veteran.This spectacular dribble-drive past Miami Heat defender Luol Deng and left-handed flush over Chris Bosh accounted for two of his 28 points on 11-of-17 shooting in Friday's game...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Bucks' Kidd returns, back on sideline Tuesday

ST. FRANCIS, Wis. -- Jason Kidd figures that he will have a higher cellphone bill after getting stuck at home while recuperating from hip surgery.The Milwaukee Bucks coach would reach out to his staff while away from the team by sending a lot of text messages.It's time for Kidd to give those thumbs a rest.Five weeks after undergoing surgery, Kidd is returning to the bench on Tuesday...
Via Associated Press
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Milwaukee Bucks too quick to judge Michael Carter-Williams?

Michael Carter-Williams is a polarizing player. Ever since arriving at the trade deadline last year, Carter-Williams has changed the dynamic of the Milwaukee Bucks. Carter-Williams is by no means a decent shooter opposed to the sharpshooting Brandon Knight who was traded for him, but what Carter-Williams lacks in shooting he may be able to compensate for in a lineup that accommodates...
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Jason Kidd expected to return to coach Bucks next week

The Milwaukee Bucks are only 3.5 games back of the eighth seed in the Eastern Conference standings despite missing head coach Jason Kidd for the last month. But next week, Kidd will resume his coaching duties after recovering from hip surgery. Kidd, 42, played 19 seasons in the NBA before taking up coaching two years ago. But a nagging hip injury followed him to the bench, and it...
Via The Sports Daily
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Jabari Parker called out Antetokounmpo for laziness

    Here’s a pair of teammates NBA fans will be disappointed to learn may have some friction between them: Bucks forwards Jabari Parker and Giannis Antetokounmpo. According to a report by Zach Lowe of ESPN on Monday, Antetokounmpo was benched by head coach Jason Kidd in a late April game last season after Parker criticized his lack of intensity in a team practice: Everyone...
Via Larry Brown Sports
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Bucks haven’t put Greg Monroe on trade block

One of the more popular theories ahead of the February 18 NBA trade deadline suggests the Milwaukee Bucks will place Greg Monroe on the block. Monroe isn’t there—yet. Monroe, 25, looks like an obvious trade target for many reasons, though the Bucks sitting at 18-25 and 13th in the Eastern Conference tends to lead the way. He’s simply been an odd fit with Jabari Parker down...
Via The Sports Daily
21 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Hawks' Paul Millsap posterizes John Henson

The Milwaukee Bucks won the game but they definitely lost this battle…. Dunk of the Year candidate? Here it is again in case you missed it: — Atlanta Hawks (@ATLHawks) January 16, 2016   Cue up the poster!
Via Crossover Chronicles
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Jimmy Butler wears shoes with Marquette tribute

Before becoming a breakout star for the Chicago Bulls, guard Jimmy Butler played at Marquette. Tonight, the Bulls are in Milwaukee to play the Bucks, and Butler is using his kicks as an awesome tribute to his alma mater. He’s wearing a pair of Jordan XX9s that feature giant Golden Eagle alternate logos. He plays for the wrong team, but gotta respect @JimmyButler‘s shoe game...
Via College Spun
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Figuring out what happened to the Bucks' defense

The success of the Milwaukee Bucks last season was a surprise to most of the NBA, and it all started with their defense. The Bucks anchored the second best defense in the league under a hyper-aggressive trapping scheme that involved a ton of switching and overloading the strong-side on pick-and-rolls. Their manic style proved to be successful as it powered the young Milwaukee team...
Via RealGM - NBA
January 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Jason Kidd acting as de facto general manager of Bucks

Bucks head coach Jason Kidd apparently carries a lot more clout within the team than his official title would suggest. According to NBA insider Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports in a recent edition of his “The Vertical Podcast with Woj”, Kidd, who is out indefinitely as he recovers from hip surgery, is the main man calling the shots in the Milwaukee front office as well. ...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 06, 2016  |  Discuss

How Skiles, Frye took Magic from lottery to playoffs

On Nov. 25, in the 15th game of the 15-16 season, the Orlando Magic were 6-8 and on the outside looking in at the Playoffs for the fourth consecutive season. At that point, Scott Skiles made a permanent (at least to this point) lineup change, shifting Victor Oladipo to the bench and Channing Frye in to the starting lineup. Frye had previously started two games while Oladipo was out...
Via RealGM - NBA
December 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Warriors, Bucks, and head space: a season’s unexpected storyline

The Golden State Warriors felt the Milwaukee Bucks — the only team to beat them this season — didn’t win with class at home on the night of Dec. 12. Less than a week later, in a return engagement staged in Oakland, this is how the Warriors responded to their victory over the Bucks in the most improbably newsworthy two-game series of the young season: Draymond Green, Mayo...
Via Crossover Chronicles
December 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Milwaukee Bucks reportedly interested in Carlos Boozer

Since ending the Golden State Warriors' 28-game-win streak, nothing has gone right for the Milwaukee Bucks. Now, it looks as if they may be looking to shake up their rotation a bit in the form of Carlos Boozer. Free agent Carlos Boozer has met with the Milwaukee Bucks' front office this week about a potential deal, league sources tell Yahoo. — Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania...
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December 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Bucks partied at strip club morning of loss to Lakers

The Milwaukee Bucks may have lost to the 4-21 Los Angeles Lakers Tuesday night because they were still coming down from the high of beating the Golden State Warriors. In more ways than one. Video footage that was obtained by TMZ claims to show several Bucks players partying it up at a strip club in L.A. until about 2 a.m. the morning they faced the Lakers. O.J. Mayo, Greg Monroe...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 16, 2015  |  Discuss

NBA Store has 'Buck Stops Here' T-shirts for sale

The NBA never seems to miss a chance to make money off of merchandise.In the wake of the Milwaukee Bucks ending the Golden State Warriors 28-game-win streak, the NBA has created the "Buck Stops Here" t-shirts in honor of the Bucks victory Sunday night. 24-1. — NBA Store (@NBASTORE) December 15, 2015 That's right Bucks fans...
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December 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Stop sleeping on Giannis Antetokounmpo

Ask average NBA fans which players under the age of 23 that they would most want to build a team around, and you'll hear mostly the same answers: Anthony Davis, Karl-Anthony Towns, and Andrew Wiggins. Maybe you would even get Andre Drummond, Bradley Beal, or Kristaps Porzingis (!). But one player that gets overlooked too often when discussing potential franchise cornerstones is...
Via The Sports Quotient
November 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Maximizing the Bucks

After an unexpected playoff run last year, the Bucks are off to a slow start. Through Sunday, the Bucks are 5-8 and have lost three straight. While a small sample size, there have been some drastic differences between the upstarts of last year and the scuffling bunch this season. Most dramatic is the drop off in Defensive Rating. Last season the Bucks were one of the top defensive...
Via RealGM - NBA
November 24, 2015  |  Discuss

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