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Sonny Weems Headed Overseas and Other NBA Lockout News

July 2nd, 2011
The NBA lockout is already showing its effects on the players. As first reported by HoopsWorld, Sonny Weems, formerly of the Toronto Raptors, is close to signing a contract to play in Europe for a year.The contract does not have an NBA-out clause, which means that even if the NBA ...

2011 NBA Draft: Jimmy Butler Increases His Draft Stock at the PIT

April 9th, 2011
Jimmy Butler has increased his draft stock with three solid games at the PIT (Portsmouth Invitational Tournament) in Portsmouth, Virginia. Butler is coming off a great senior season at Marquette, where he averaged 15.7 points and 6.1 rebounds per game. In his first game of the tournament, Butler came out and ...

Milwaukee Bucks: What Went Wrong this Season for Brandon Jennings and Co.?

April 5th, 2011
The Milwaukee Bucks had great expectations heading into the 2010-2011 season; it’s easy to say they didn’t live up to the hype. After winning 46 games last season, the Bucks hold a terrible 31-46 record with five games left. There are many reasons for what went wrong with the Bucks ...

2011 NBA Draft: Options for the Milwaukee Bucks and Who They Should Draft

March 12th, 2011
The Milwaukee Bucks have had an extremely disappointing season thus far. Losing many of their key players for periods of time and not knowing when they were going to be back. The Bucks have not had a practice with everyone on the 15-man roster. That right there just says how ...

Bucks Need Jennings Back, Too Late For Playoffs?

January 18th, 2011
The Milwaukee Bucks suffered a 93-84 loss at Houston today. It is obvious that the Bucks are having a very tough time without Jennings and Delfino. According to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Brandon Jennings has taken the boot off and is lightly shooting around in practice. The Bucks are 2-8 in ...

Brandon Jennings To Release Low-Top Version of Original Black Ice Shoe

January 10th, 2011
Brandon Jennings' signature shoe, the Micro G Black Ice, was a big success, especially since it was the first Under Armour basketball shoe ever released. Now Brandon Jennings recently announced on his Twitter that the Black Ice Low Tops would be coming out on March 1, 2011. After the Black Ice ...

Brandon Jennings To Enter Dunk Contest Despite Injury

January 5th, 2011
Brandon Jennings is going to be a participant in the 2011 NBA Dunk contest.Although Brandon has only successfully made five dunks in the NBA.Jennings is coming off on an injured foot that resulted in surgery. Jennings will be dunking against Blake Griffin, Serge Ibaka and Javale McGee. All of Jennings ...

Avery Bradley: The Celtics Version of Eric Maynor

December 28th, 2010
Avery Bradley, Boston Celtics guard, was taken with the 19th pick in the first round of the 2010 Draft. Bradley arrived in Boston coming off of an injury. Boston happened to be a place where minutes would need to be earned unfortunately for Bradley. Don’t forget that Rajon Rondo, Nate Robinson, ...

Milwaukee Bucks: Boykins, Bench Play Well with Jennings Out, Go 2-1 on Trip

December 26th, 2010
The Milwaukee Bucks went 2-1 on their road trip, beating the Lakers and Kings, while losing to the Blazers. Earl Boykins was the main contributing factor to these victories. Earl finished with 22 points against the Lakers and finished with 19 points against the Kings. He has stepped up in ...

Bucks Lose Brandon Jennings For 4-6 Weeks, Broken Foot

December 20th, 2010
The Bucks announced today that starting point guard Brandon Jennings will be out 4-6 weeks and had surgery today to repair a fracture of the fifth metatarsal of his left foot. Losing Jennings is obviously a big loss, especially since Carlos Delfino is also not back yet. The Bucks will ...