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Milwaukee Bucks need to build arena to keep team

Milwaukee Bucks need to build arena to keep team

ESPN.com nba.com Updated 24 hours ago
The Bucks must build an arena by 2017 or face relocation. Investors hope to break ground by fall to show the NBA good faith, but who will foot the final costs is unclear as taxpayers balk.
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  • BDL's 2014-15 NBA Playoff Previews: Chicago Bulls vs. Milwaukee…

    BDL's 2014-15 NBA Playoff Previews: Chicago Bulls vs. Milwaukee Bucks

    yahoo.com Apr 16 (yesterday)
    How They Got Here • Chicago: The Bulls entered the season with legitimate hopes of making the NBA Finals for the first time since Michael Jordan's second retirement. Derrick Rose was returning from his second major knee injury in what seemed to be good …
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  • Take a look at the Milwaukee Bucks' brand new logos

    Take a look at the Milwaukee Bucks' brand new logos

    yahoo.com Apr 14 (4 days ago)
    The Milwaukee Bucks are in the midst of a franchise reinvention. The changes started at the very top of the organization, with hedge-fund billionaires Wesley Edens and Marc Lasry buying the team from longtime owner and former U.S. Sen. Herb Kohl just un…
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  • Kidd steers surprising Bucks into unfamiliar territory

    Kidd steers surprising Bucks into unfamiliar territory

    ESPN.com Apr 13 (5 days ago)
    Kidd steers surprising Bucks into unfamiliar territory
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  • Why didn't Giannis Antetokounmpo play on Wednesday? Jason Kidd …

    Why didn't Giannis Antetokounmpo play on Wednesday? Jason Kidd won't tell.

    yahoo.com Apr 9
    You’d be forgiven if you hadn’t noticed that Bucks wunderkind Giannis Antetokounmpo was sitting on Wednesday evening. There were 13 NBA games on, and the only bit of intrigue surrounding the Milwaukee/Cleveland matchup surrounded the worry that the Cava…
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  • J.R. Smith videbombing a Cavs sideline reporter: the sequel we'…

    J.R. Smith videbombing a Cavs sideline reporter: the sequel we've been waiting for

    yahoo.com Apr 9
    The Cleveland Cavaliers had plenty of reason to feel good after beating the Milwaukee Bucks on Wednesday night. In the big picture, the victory clinched Cleveland's first Central Division title since 2009-10 — a.k.a., the last season LeBron James played…
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  • Chairman of Bucks arena Marotta dies at 52

    Chairman of Bucks arena Marotta dies at 52

    nba.com Apr 9
    Marc Marotta, a former Marquette basketball star who became board chairman of the Milwaukee Bucks arena, has died. He was 52.
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  • NBA - LeBron James of Cleveland Cavaliers beats Milwaukee Bucks…

    NBA - LeBron James of Cleveland Cavaliers beats Milwaukee Bucks to clinch No. 2 seed in playoffs

    ESPN.com Apr 8
    For the fifth time in his career, LeBron James will head into the playoffs as a No. 2 seed, a path with varied championship success.
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  • Bucks want new arena to be heart of entertainment district

    Bucks want new arena to be heart of entertainment district

    nba.com Apr 8
    The Milwaukee Bucks unveiled a preliminary architectural design Wednesday for a $500 million arena, which they hope will spur another $500 million in downtown development by creating an entertainment district that's draws people to "live, work and …
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  • Bucks sign guard Gutierrez to multiyear deal

    Bucks sign guard Gutierrez to multiyear deal

    nba.com Apr 7
    The Milwaukee Bucks have signed guard Jorge Gutierrez to a multiyear contract, General Manager John Hammond announced Tuesday. Gutierrez is the 60th Gatorade Call-Up of the 2014-15 NBA Development League season.
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  • Hawks' Schroder (sprained left toe) did not travel

    Hawks' Schroder (sprained left toe) did not travel

    nba.com Mar 31
    Hawks guard Dennis Schroder suffered a left toe injury during last night's game against the Milwaukee Bucks and did not travel with the team to Detroit.
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  • Kyle Korver scores 11 points in 65 seconds as Hawks bring down …

    Kyle Korver scores 11 points in 65 seconds as Hawks bring down Bucks

    yahoo.com Mar 30
    With six minutes remaining in the third quarter of Monday's game, the Atlanta Hawks led the Milwaukee Bucks by five points, and Kyle Korver was scoreless. With 4:40 remaining in the third, the lead was 16, and Korver had 11. Things escalate quickly in t…
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  • NBA Playoff Picture Update: Warriors come out, play, clinch top…

    NBA Playoff Picture Update: Warriors come out, play, clinch top seed

    With just a few weeks remaining until the NBA postseason, every night can impact the standings. NBA Playoff Picture keeps you up to date on all the most important news for all 16 berths and seeds. Wonderful Warriors: With a 108-95 win at the Milwaukee B…
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  • Ilyasova scores 34 as Bucks hold off Pacers

    Ilyasova scores 34 as Bucks hold off Pacers

    ESPN.com Mar 26
    Ersan Ilyasova had a career-high 34 points, and the Milwaukee Bucks held off the Indiana Pacers 111-107 on Thursday night.
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  • Heat's Whiteside gets 10 stitches in hand

    Heat's Whiteside gets 10 stitches in hand

    ESPN.com Mar 25
    The Miami Heat not only suffered a stinging loss at the buzzer to the Milwaukee Bucks but they may have also lost center Hassan Whiteside for some time.
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  • Bucks stun Heat on Middleton's game winner

    Bucks stun Heat on Middleton's game winner

    ESPN.com Mar 25
    Khris Middleton hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer as the Bucks snapped a six-game losing streak with an 89-88 comeback victory over Miami on Tuesday night in a key game for the sixth spot in the Eastern Conference playoff race.
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  • Spurs regroup vs. Bucks: 'What we expect'

    Spurs regroup vs. Bucks: 'What we expect'

    ESPN.com Mar 18
    Danny Green scored 20 points and Tim Duncan added 19 points and seven assists as the Spurs beat the Bucks 114-103 Wednesday night.
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  • Davis shines in win as Pelicans edge Bucks

    Davis shines in win as Pelicans edge Bucks

    ESPN.com nba.com Mar 17
    Anthony Davis had 20 points and 12 rebounds, and the New Orleans Pelicans held off the Milwaukee Bucks, 85-84 on Tuesday night.
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  • Bucks sign Johnson to second 10-day contract

    Bucks sign Johnson to second 10-day contract

    nba.com Mar 16
    Forward Chris Johnson has signed a second 10-day contract with the Milwaukee Bucks, replenishing a roster beset by injuries.
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  • Pacers top Bucks in OT, extend win streak to 7

    Pacers top Bucks in OT, extend win streak to 7

    yahoo.com Mar 12
    The Indiana Pacers' season to date has been defined largely by the absence and potential return of All-Star Paul George, out since suffering a horrendous broken leg during a Team USA exhibition this summer. While George may be back on the court sooner t…
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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.

Sports Columnists

  • Milwaukee Bucks need to build arena to keep team

    Apr 17
    The Bucks must build an arena by 2017 or face relocation. Investors hope to break ground by fall to show the NBA good faith, but who will foot the final costs is unclear as taxpayers balk.
  • LeBron James subjugates first-round foes in playoffs

    Apr 16
    Over the past six seasons, LeBron James is 24-3 in the first round of the playoffs. That spells trouble for the Boston Celtics in Round 1 this year.
  • NBA - Golden State Warriors' battle with conventional wisdom

    Apr 16
    The biggest challenge this postseason for the top-seeded Warriors might be what history has taught us is needed in playoff ball, writes J.A. Adande.
  • 5-on-5 - Western Conference playoff preview

    Apr 16
    Who will win the West? 5-on-5 breaks down each first-round series and picks the conference champions.