Basketball

© Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports
February 21, 2019 - 2:45 pm
Khris Middleton has been a "late bloomer" throughout his basketball career, so it should come as no surprise that he made his first All-Star team at age 27 – his seventh season in the NBA. During his high school days, his growth spurt came late; consequently, college recruiters came late, too. Once...
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© Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports
February 18, 2019 - 3:46 pm
Milwaukee Bucks guard Malcolm Brogdon has been named as a new vice president of the National Basketball Players Assocation, the NBPA announced on Presidents Day: NBPA Vice President: Malcolm Brogdon Previously serving as Player Representative for the @Bucks , Malcolm Brogdon has just been elected...
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© Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports
February 15, 2019 - 5:56 pm
MILWAUKEE -- Former Milwaukee Bucks stars Marques Johnson, Sidney Moncrief and Jack Sikma were named finalists for the 2019 Basketball Hall of Fame class. Johnson spent the first seven seasons of his 11-year NBA career with the Bucks and is due to have his No. 8 jersey retired by the Bucks on March...
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© Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports
February 15, 2019 - 5:35 pm
MILWAUKEE -- Khris Middleton's play was up and down to start the season. It was the byproduct of a brief adjustment period to new head coach Mike Budenholzer's philosophy. Part of that philosophy had Middleton’s mind hung-up: “doing less” to achieve more on the basketball court. Once Middleton...
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© Brian Spurlock | 2018 Dec 12
February 13, 2019 - 11:29 am
The Bucks will look to close out the first half of the season with a victory when they travel to Indiana to take on the Pacers Wednesday night. Full preview:
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© Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports
February 12, 2019 - 3:31 pm
From ‘Own The Future’ to ‘The Future is Now’, ‘The Future’ has included Giannis Antetokounmpo. He’s supremely talented. He’s an energetic, determined leader. He’s proud to play in Milwaukee. Those aspects of an overall infectious personality have turned Antetokounmpo into the face of the Milwaukee...
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© Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports
February 12, 2019 - 1:54 pm
The Milwaukee Bucks drafted a lanky, relatively unkown teenager from Greece with the 15th pick of the 2013 NBA Draft. Still growing, nobody -- including the Bucks -- quite knew what (if anything) the team had in the young Greek. If nobody quite knew who Giannis Antetokounmpo was then, they...
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© Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports
February 11, 2019 - 4:00 pm
The Wisconsin Badgers dropped one spot in the Week 15 Men's College Basketball Rankings, now ranked No. 20 in the nation by the Associated Press. The Marquette Golden Eagles, meanwhile, remain at No. 10. Both teams went 1-1 last week. The Badgers beat Minnesota (56-51), but lost to No. 7 Michigan (...
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© Milwaukee Journal Sentinel-USA T
February 11, 2019 - 2:40 pm
The Milwaukee Bucks finished 15-67 in the 2013-14 season -- dead last in the NBA. Now, just five seasons later, they've risen atop the NBA standings for what is becoming an increasingly long stretch of games. The revival of the once hapless franchise has been as suprising (to some) as it has quick...
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© Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports
February 09, 2019 - 10:29 pm
MILWAUKEE -- The Bucks minus MVP candidate Giannis Antetokounmpo couldn't get it done on the second night of a back-to-back, losing big to the Orlando Magic 103-83. The Bucks shot a paltry 6/35 from deep (17.1%) en route to their biggest loss on the season. Eric Bledsoe was one of the only Bucks to...
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