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© Michael McLoone-USA TODAY Sports
June 30, 2019 - 5:39 pm
The Bucks are doing whatever they can to retain the nucleus that won 60 games and got to the Conference Finals - making two huge moves as free agency began. Khris Middleton and Brook Lopez are both expected to sign long term deals with the Bucks Can confirm the @wojespn report that Brook Lopez is...
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© Kamil Krzaczynski-USA TODAY Sports
June 29, 2019 - 12:59 pm
Nikola Mirotic could return to Europe and join Barcelona from next season, as reported by Sport. The Spanish team is reportedly negotiating a contract with Mirotic’s agent and there is optimism around a positive ending for the negotiations. Mirotic is an unrestricted free agent after this last NBA...
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© Dan Hamilton-USA TODAY Sports
June 29, 2019 - 10:41 am
George Hill will be coming back to the Milwaukee Bucks after they have agreed to a three-year, $29 million deal with the veteran point guard. The team recently waived Hill to avoid his $18 million cap hit but had made it a priority to bring him back. Free agent guard George Hill has agreed to a...
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© Raj Mehta-USA TODAY Sports
June 28, 2019 - 3:29 pm
...for Greece in this year's basketball World Cup in China. Whether star players should compete in international exhibitions during the NBA offseason has been an oft debated in league circles, most of which circle around the risk of injury and the teams' consequent loss -- both on the court and on...
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FILE - In this March 16, 2019, file photo, San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich, right, argues a call with referee Steve Anderson (35) during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Portland Trail Blazers, in San Antonio. It's likely NBA coaches will be challenging one call per game next season. The league told teams Friday, June 28, 2019, that, pending expected approval by the board of governors on July 9, coaches may challenge a personal foul charged to their team, a called out-of-bounds violation, a goaltending violation or a basket-interference violation. No other call may be challenged. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)
June 28, 2019 - 12:33 pm
NBA coaches likely will be challenging one call per game next season. The league told teams Friday that, pending expected approval by the board of governors on July 9, coaches may challenge a personal foul charged to their team, a called out-of-bounds violation, a goaltending violation or a basket-...
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© Gary A. Vasquez | 2019 Jun 24
June 25, 2019 - 2:03 am
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — The Milwaukee Bucks fell two games short of the NBA Finals. They won big at the NBA Awards. A tearful Giannis Antetokounmpo earned Most Valuable Player honors, Mike Budenholzer won Coach of the Year, and Jon Horst took Executive of the Year on Monday night in Santa...
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© Mary Langenfeld-USA TODAY Sports
June 24, 2019 - 3:36 pm
Ethan Happ, former Wisconsin Badgers men's basketball standout, went undrafted in the 2019 NBA Draft. But that doesn't mean he won't get an opportunity to realize an NBA dream: -- Chi-Town Badger -- @EthanHapp22 will play for the Chicago Bulls in the NBA Summer League, July 5-15 in Las Vegas #...
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© Jay Biggerstaff-USA TODAY Sports
June 20, 2019 - 10:27 pm
Who knew the state of Wisconsin was such a basketball hot bed? Two Milwaukee County natives were selected in the first round of the NBA Draft on Thursday night. After one season at Kentucky, Tyler Herro was taken at the end of the lottery, 13th overall, by the Miami Heat. Then, the Golden State...
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FILE - In this March 23, 2019, file photo, Memphis Grizzlies guard Mike Conley (11) handles the ball against Minnesota Timberwolves guard Josh Okogie (20) in the first half of an NBA basketball game, in Memphis, Tenn. A person with knowledge of the decision says the Memphis Grizzlies have traded veteran point guard Mike Conley, who has played the most games in franchise history, to the Utah Jazz. The person says the Grizzlies swapped Conley for Jae Crowder, Kyle Korver and Grayson Allen. The person spoke to The Associated Press Wednesday, June 19, 2019, on condition of anonymity because neither Memphis nor Utah has announced the trade.(AP Photo/Brandon Dill, File)
June 19, 2019 - 2:18 pm
The Memphis Grizzlies traded away the final piece of the franchise's best years on Wednesday, sending veteran point guard Mike Conley to the Utah Jazz for a trio of players, a person familiar with the deal told The Associated Press. The Grizzlies swapped Conley for forward Jae Crowder, guard/...
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© Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports
June 19, 2019 - 1:46 pm
As expected, Khris Middleton has declined his $13 million player. He will become a free agent when the NBA's new league year begins July 1. Milwaukee Bucks All-Star forward Khris Middleton is declining his $13M player option and will become an unrestricted free agent, his agent, Mike Lindeman of...
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