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NBA Free Agency: It’s Time for Dwyane Wade to Call Chicago Home Again

July 6th, 2010
Last week, basketball fans were led to believe that LeBron James and Dwyane Wade would make an announcement concerning their playing careers by July 5. That day has come and gone. Now it seems that no announcement will be made by either man until Wednesday or Thursday at the earliest. Entering ...

NBA Free Agency: Drew Gooden Signs With the Milwaukee Bucks

July 1st, 2010
The Milwaukee Bucks continue to make their push towards the top of the Eastern Conference. While Chicago, New York, and Miami are focused on LeBron, Bosh, and D-Wade, Bucks GM John Hammond is focused on bettering his team in other ways. The latest move is the signing of power forward Drew ...

NBA Free Agency: John Salmons Opts Out Of Contract With Milwaukee Bucks

June 29th, 2010
In a move that everyone expected, shooting guard John Salmons opted out of the final year of his contract with the Milwaukee Bucks on Tuesday, becoming an unrestricted free agent. Salmons will now be free to negotiate with any NBA team once the free agency period begins on Thursday. Salmons declined ...

2010 NBA Draft Results: What’s Next For The Milwaukee Bucks?

June 25th, 2010
The Milwaukee Bucks spent the first part of this week strengthening their perimeter play and focused their draft night on adding size to their front line. Bucks GM John Hammond traded for Corey Maggette and Chris Douglas-Roberts to give Brandon Jennings two extra weapons on offense. He then added Larry Sanders ...

Corey Maggette Traded To The Milwaukee Bucks

June 22nd, 2010
The Milwaukee Bucks pulled off a trade with the Warriors Tuesday afternoon that brought forward Corey Maggette to Milwaukee in exchange for guard Charlie Bell and center Dan Gadzuric. In addition to the versatile Maggette, the Bucks received the Warriors' 44th pick in Thursday's draft. That gives the Bucks three picks ...

NBA Free Agents 2010: Ray Allen Needs a Return Trip To the Milwaukee Bucks

June 21st, 2010
When fans of the Milwaukee Bucks voted on the 40th Anniversary Team in 2008, Ray Allen finished third in balloting, trailing only Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Oscar Robertson. That's high praise for a player that played for only one team that won more than 42 games in a season. Before he was ...

2010 NBA Draft: Xavier Henry Is the Running Mate Brandon Jennings Needs

June 17th, 2010
The Milwaukee Bucks were one of the biggest surprises in the NBA this past season. After eight consecutive seasons of never finishing with more than 42 wins, they won 46 games, finished second in the Central Division, and pushed the Atlanta Hawks to a seventh game in the first round ...

The Milwaukee Bucks Can No Longer Be Ignored by the NBA or Its Fans

March 23rd, 2010
For the better part of the last decade the Milwaukee Bucks were a joke of an NBA franchise. Owner Herb Kohl held open a revolving door for general managers and coaches. He also refused to spend any significant amount of money on player transactions. The only major money spent on a free ...

Where Has All the Love Gone for Bucks Rookie Brandon Jennings?

March 18th, 2010
One month into the NBA season, everyone seemed convinced that Brandon Jennings was the next big thing. He scored a Bucks rookie record 55 points against the Golden State Warriors and became the talk of the league. Jennings was playing great, leading the way early for talk of Rookie of the ...

Milwaukee Bucks: The Most Dangerous Team in the Eastern Conference

March 7th, 2010
The hottest team in the Eastern Conference doesn't play in Boston, Orlando, or even Cleveland. In the last month, no team has played better than the Milwaukee Bucks. Given the fact that the team hasn't had any real success since the 2001 season, most fans have zero idea about the team ...