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$50 million for fit and finishes: Why the Bucks paid Miles Plum…

$50 million for fit and finishes: Why the Bucks paid Miles Plumlee

yahoo.com nba.com Updated Jul 18
Miles Plumlee throws down a reverse dunk in front of Thaddeus Young during a March 2016 Bucks-Nets game. (AP/Seth Wenig) Another restricted free agent returned to his most recent employer on Monday, as another free-agent big man drank deeply of the boun…
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  • Have you heard the one about Thon Maker’s age? Mark Cuban has

    Have you heard the one about Thon Maker’s age? Mark Cuban has

    Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban poses with a fan. (AP/Rick Bowmer) Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban sat in on commentary during the Mavs’ Las Vegas Summer League meeting with the Milwaukee Bucks on Wednesday night, and when he was asked about Bucks f…
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  • Recap: Grizzlies 85, Bucks 81

    Recap: Grizzlies 85, Bucks 81

    nba.com Jul 11
    D.J. Stephens scored a game-high 21 points to lead the Memphis Grizzlies to a 85-81 victory against the Milwaukee Bucks in Las Vegas Summer League on Monday at Cox Pavilion.
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  • Dwyane Wade Is Apparently Engaged In Contract Talks With The Kn…

    Dwyane Wade Is Apparently Engaged In Contract Talks With The Knicks And Bucks

    Getty Image Perhaps there’s fire to the annual smoke of Dwyane Wade potentially leaving the Miami Heat after all. According to ESPN’s Brian Windhorst, the future Hall of Famer has discussed contracts with the New York Knicks and Milwaukee Bucks less tha…
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  • Matthew Dellavedova Will Reportedly Get Almost $40 Million To S…

    Matthew Dellavedova Will Reportedly Get Almost $40 Million To Sign With The Bucks

    USA TODAY Sports UPDATE: If LeBron James’ word is any indication, it seems Cleveland won’t be matching Milwaukee’s offer sheet for Dellavedova. Congrats to my brother! @matthewdelly on his deal! Good luck in Milwaukee! Very deserving to you and your fam…
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  • NBA Bans O.J. Mayo For Violating Anti-Drug Program

    NBA Bans O.J. Mayo For Violating Anti-Drug Program

    deadspin.com Jul 1
    Free agent and former Milwaukee Bucks guard O.J. Mayo, 28, was banned from the NBA for violating the league’s anti-drug program. Mayo can apply for reinstatement in two years.Read more...
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  • Report: Bucks extend GM Hammond contract

    Report: Bucks extend GM Hammond contract

    nba.com Jun 30
    A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that the Milwaukee Bucks have extended the contract of general manager John Hammond through the 2017-18 season.
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  • This Australian Passport Might Put The Great Thon Maker Age Con…

    This Australian Passport Might Put The Great Thon Maker Age Conspiracy To Rest Once And For All

    dimemag.com Jun 29
    Getty Image The Thon Maker saga may have finally reached its conclusion with the latest information concerning his age. The Milwaukee Bucks’ first-round pick has had his age questioned even before the draft, and the scrutiny only got worse after various…
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  • Does This Australian Yearbook Photo Offer Proof That Thon Maker…

    Does This Australian Yearbook Photo Offer Proof That Thon Maker Is Actually Older Than 19?

    dimemag.com Jun 27
    Getty Image At the NBA draft last week, Thon Maker was taken 10th overall by the Milwaukee Bucks, thus avoiding a potential free fall for the Sudanese-Australian prospect. The Bucks taking Maker that high assuredly means they are convinced that he is in…
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  • Thon Maker becomes first prep-to-pro first-round pick since 200…

    Thon Maker becomes first prep-to-pro first-round pick since 2004

    Once the most intriguing prospect in the high school Class of 2016, Thon Maker wasn't even considered a first-round pick in the latest round of mock drafts, so his selection at No. 10 overall came as shock to some. The Milwaukee Bucks took the Barclays …
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  • Bucks sign Kidd to 3-year contract extension

    Bucks sign Kidd to 3-year contract extension

    nba.com Jun 21
    The Milwaukee Bucks have signed coach Jason Kidd to a three-year contract extension, keeping him in his position through the 2019-20 season, the team said Tuesday.
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  • 2016 NBA Draft -- Milwaukee Bucks' pick at No. 10 -- Thon Maker…

    2016 NBA Draft -- Milwaukee Bucks' pick at No. 10 -- Thon Maker, Australian forward

    ESPN.com Jun 21
    The Milwaukee Bucks selected Australian power forward Thon Maker with the No. 10 overall pick of the 2016 NBA draft on Thursday night.
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  • The Bucks Are Reportedly Trying To Trade Greg Monroe

    The Bucks Are Reportedly Trying To Trade Greg Monroe

    dimemag.com Jun 20
    USA TODAY Sports Things didn’t go as planned for the 2015-16 Milwaukee Bucks, who expected to be Eastern Conference contenders after a surprisingly feisty playoff appearance the year prior. They ended up missing the postseason field altogether with a 33…
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  • Bucks break ground on $500 million downtown arena

    Bucks break ground on $500 million downtown arena

    nba.com Jun 18
    The Milwaukee Bucks had yet to go through the formalities of breaking ground on their downtown arena when co-owner Jamie Dinan wondered what else might be in store: Maybe another celebration in a few years.
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  • Report: Bucks, Kidd close to finalizing extension

    Report: Bucks, Kidd close to finalizing extension

    nba.com Jun 13
    The Milwaukee Bucks and coach Jason Kidd are going for three.
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  • Bucks name Zanik assistant general manager

    Bucks name Zanik assistant general manager

    nba.com Jun 9
    Justin Zanik has been named the assistant general manager of the Milwaukee Bucks after holding the same position with the Utah Jazz the last three seasons.
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  • The Antetokounmpo Brothers Lit Up This Greek Streetball Game Wi…

    The Antetokounmpo Brothers Lit Up This Greek Streetball Game With Kristaps Porzingis In Sunglasses

    dimemag.com May 30
    Eurohoops.net Kristaps Porzingis of the New York Knicks and Giannis Antetokounmpo of the Milwaukee Bucks took part in a streetball game in Athens, Greece, over the weekend. Porzingis, who is Latvian, showed and rocked sunglasses as the teammate of Thana…
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  • Bucks leak players' finances due to email scam

    Bucks leak players' finances due to email scam

    Bucks leak players' finances due to email scam
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  • Giannis Antetokounmpo Wants A Kobe-Inspired ‘Greek Freak Day’ W…

    Giannis Antetokounmpo Wants A Kobe-Inspired ‘Greek Freak Day’ With The Bucks

    dimemag.com Apr 18
    Getty Image Despite a disappointing season, Milwaukee Bucks fans have a lot to be optimistic about. They have a nice young core comprising Jabari Parker, Khris Middleton, and Giannis Antetokounmpo, and their first order of business this offseason will l…
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  • Video - Nets Outlast Bucks 01:33

    Nets Outlast Bucks

    Mar 20
    The Nets needed triple overtime to beat the Bucks 129-127 in Brooklyn.
  • Video - Grizzlies Rock Bucks 01:03

    Grizzlies Rock Bucks

    Mar 14
    The Grizzlies beat the Bucks 96-83 for their 25th home victory of the season.
  • Video - Pacers Top Bucks In OT 01:03

    Pacers Top Bucks In OT

    Mar 12
    The Pacers beat the Bucks 109-103 in overtime for their seventh straight win.
  • Video - Middleton Fuels Bucks Past Magic 00:43

    Middleton Fuels Bucks Past Magic

    Mar 11
    Khris Middleton scored 30 points for the second time in three games as the Bucks defeated the Magic 97-91.