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Ranking The NBA’s Biggest Offseason Winners

Ranking The NBA’s Biggest Offseason Winners

dimemag.com Updated Aug 17 (4 days ago)
July has come and gone and August is quickly doing the same. You know what that means? The NBA Offseason is on its last leg and winding down as teams begin to look towards the start of camp. Rosters are pretty much set, the dog days of hefty contracts h…
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  • Jabari Parker Says He’s Trying To Avoid Being Next Second Pick …

    Jabari Parker Says He’s Trying To Avoid Being Next Second Pick Bust

    dimemag.com Aug 16 (5 days ago)
    Before Jabari Parker can become the superstar many project him and he expects to be, the Milwaukee Bucks rookie knows he needs to first beat a long-held NBA stigma. As the second overall pick in his draft class, Parker is following the path of infamous …
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  • Dime Q&A: Brandon Knight On Charity, The Bucks, & Expec…

    Dime Q&A: Brandon Knight On Charity, The Bucks, & Expectations For 2014-2015

    dimemag.com Aug 16 (5 days ago)
    Being a basketball player in the NBA carries far greater responsibility than just playing for one of the 30 franchises in the league on a daily basis. There is that unwritten rule that players are supposed to give back. That mantra is one that some play…
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  • Fellow Rookies Think Jabari Parker Will Win ROY And Have Best C…

    Fellow Rookies Think Jabari Parker Will Win ROY And Have Best Career

    dimemag.com Aug 6
    If it were up to the rookie class of 2014, Jabari Parker of the Milwaukee Bucks would have been the number one pick of June’s NBA Draft – and it’s not even close. In a survey conducted by the league on Sunday at the Rookie Photo Shoot, Parker wasn’t jus…
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  • Watch: Brandon Knight With A 60-Inch Box Jump

    Watch: Brandon Knight With A 60-Inch Box Jump

    dimemag.com Aug 1
    The Milwaukee Bucks posted a video yesterday of Brandon Knight doing a 60 inch box jump. It was very impressive, and calls to mind a certain dunk that might have crushed the confidence of another player. Here’s the video in question: For context, this i…
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  • Bucks sign PG Bayless to bolster backcourt

    Bucks sign PG Bayless to bolster backcourt

    ESPN.com nba.com Jul 31
    Free agent Jerryd Bayless signed with the Milwaukee Bucks in large part because of Jason Kidd.
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  • Vin Baker is auctioning off his gold medal from the 2000 Summer…

    Vin Baker is auctioning off his gold medal from the 2000 Summer Olympics

    yahoo.com Jul 31
    In 1993, when he was drafted by the Milwaukee Bucks in the years before rookie-scale contracts, Vin Baker signed a 10-year agreement with the team. That deal included an opt-out after the sixth season, by which time Baker had made nearly $17.3 million. …
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  • Vin Baker is auctioning off his gold medal from the 2000 Summer…

    Vin Baker is auctioning off his gold medal from the 2000 Summer Olympics

    yahoo.com Jul 31
    In 1993, when he was drafted by the Milwaukee Bucks in the years before rookie scale contracts, Vin Baker signed a 10-year agreement with the team. That deal included an opt-out after the sixth season, by which time Baker had made nearly $17.3 million. …
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  • Bucks sign No. 36 overall pick O'Bryant

    Bucks sign No. 36 overall pick O'Bryant

    nba.com Jul 30
    The Milwaukee Bucks have signed second-round draft pick Johnny O'Bryant, General Manager John Hammond announced Wednesday. Terms of the contract were not disclosed in accordance with team policy.
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  • Kyle Korver was traded in 2003 for a copy machine, kind of

    Kyle Korver was traded in 2003 for a copy machine, kind of

    yahoo.com Jul 29
    It’s hard to consider, in an era where the Milwaukee Bucks can be sold for half a billion dollars and the Los Angeles Clippers can fetch a $2 billion asking price even with absolutely no leverage on their side, but we’re not that far removed from NBA te…
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  • We Reminisce: “Skip 2 My Lou” Turns 38 Today

    We Reminisce: “Skip 2 My Lou” Turns 38 Today

    dimemag.com Jul 24
    Rafer Alston turns 38 today. While he never reached superstar status in the NBA, the streetball legend went from the playground to a starting point guard playing in the NBA Finals. Today, we remember the man they call Skip 2 My Lou. From a young age, Al…
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  • Desperate to turn his career around, Roy Hibbert is working out…

    Desperate to turn his career around, Roy Hibbert is working out with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

    yahoo.com Jul 23
    Basketball Hall of Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar shot to national prominence some fifty years ago as a standout center at Power Memorial high school, before moving on to be a championship-earning legend at UCLA, with the Milwaukee Bucks, and most famously w…
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  • Desmond Mason Fulfills His Dream & Becomes An Artist

    Desmond Mason Fulfills His Dream & Becomes An Artist

    dimemag.com Jul 23
    You might remember Desmond Mason. He played 10 seasons in the NBA, and won the Slam Dunk Contest in 2001. In 2005, he averaged a career-high 17.2 points per game with the Milwaukee Bucks. Since retiring from the NBA, Mason has been fulfilling his lifelo…
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  • Milwaukee Bucks pick up former lottery pick, ex-Lakers point gu…

    Milwaukee Bucks pick up former lottery pick, ex-Lakers point guard Kendall Marshall off waivers

    When the Los Angeles Lakers waived Kendall Marshall last Friday to clear his unguaranteed 2014-15 salary from the books, freeing up cap space with which to complete other signings, they hoped to be able to bring him back into the fold if he cleared waiv…
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  • Brewers executive joins Bucks' ownership group

    Brewers executive joins Bucks' ownership group

    nba.com Jul 16
    Brewers executive Teddy Werner is among a group of Milwaukee business leaders who have joined the Bucks' new ownership group.
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  • Midwest bias: LeBron adds intrigue to Central

    Midwest bias: LeBron adds intrigue to Central

    ESPN.com Jul 14
    LeBron James and Andrew Wiggins to the Cleveland Cavaliers. Jabari Parker to the Milwaukee Bucks. Pau Gasol to the Chicago Bulls. Add in Eastern Conference finalist Indiana and the Central Division may now be prime-time viewing.
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  • No. 2 Parker signs rookie contract with Bucks

    No. 2 Parker signs rookie contract with Bucks

    The Bucks have signed first-round draft pick Jabari Parker to his rookie contract.
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  • Former Bucks owner Herb Kohl is still sending his old employees…

    Former Bucks owner Herb Kohl is still sending his old employees checks worth thousands of dollars

    yahoo.com Jul 8
    Former Milwaukee Bucks owner Herb Kohl could have stopped after selling his former team, declining the overtures of several suitors and turning down hundreds of millions of dollars in order to keep the Bucks in Milwaukee, selling to Wes Edens and Marc L…
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  • Kidd on Milwaukee: 'No place I'd rather be'

    Kidd on Milwaukee: 'No place I'd rather be'

    ESPN.com Jul 5
    In a letter to Milwaukee Bucks fans distributed by the team via its official Twitter account, recently hired coach Jason Kidd wrote that there is no place he would rather be than in Milwaukee.
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  • Drew: Swift termination came as 'a surprise'

    Drew: Swift termination came as 'a surprise'

    nba.com Jul 3
    Larry Drew said Thursday that his sudden firing as the Milwaukee Bucks' coach came as a surprise, but he accepts the decision by the team's new owners.
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  • Bucks coach Kidd puts Nets in his rearview

    Bucks coach Kidd puts Nets in his rearview

    Jason Kidd avoided repeated questions about why he wanted to leave the Nets for the Milwaukee Bucks and did not say the words "Brooklyn" or "Nets" during his introductory news conference Wednesday at the Bradley Center.
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  • Nets Hire Lionel Hollins To Replace Kidd

    Nets Hire Lionel Hollins To Replace Kidd

    dimemag.com Jul 2
    The Brooklyn Nets’ brief coaching search is over. In the wake of Jason Kidd’s blazing, unapologetically Machiavellian departure to the Milwaukee Bucks, the team announced it has hired Lionel Hollins as head coach. The Brooklyn Nets have reached an agree…
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  • Video - Hawks Hold Off Warriors 00:40

    Hawks Hold Off Warriors

    Jul 16
    Dennis Schroder scored a game-high 17 points in the Hawks' 68-65 win over the Warriors in summer league action.
  • Video - Hood Shines For Jazz 00:46

    Hood Shines For Jazz

    Jul 14
    Rodney Hood scored 29 points in the Jazz's 87-71 win over the Bucks in the NBA summer league.
  • Video - Kidd Excited To Be In Milwaukee 02:18

    Kidd Excited To Be In Milwaukee

    Jul 2
    Jason Kidd expresses his excitement to coach a young team in Milwaukee and is honored to be named the new coach of the Bucks.
  • Video - Kidd To Coach Bucks 02:52

    Kidd To Coach Bucks

    Jun 30
    Chris Broussard discusses the Bucks' acquisition of Jason Kidd from the Nets for two second-round draft picks and what Kidd's coaching future holds for him in Milwaukee.

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