The Milwaukee Bucks have taken Kentucky guard Doron Lamb in the second round of the NBA draft.
The Bucks took Lamb with the No. 42 overall pick. The 6-foot-4, 210-pound sophomore is the top 3-point shooter in school history, hitting 47.5 percent of his shots from beyond the arc.
Lamb averaged 13.1 points per game in two seasons, with 2.3 rebounds and 1.6 assists.
Milwaukee drafted North Carolina power forward John Henson in the first round at No. 14 overall. Combined with the acquisition of veteran center Samuel Dalembert in a trade, the Bucks hope to have transformed their interior defense.
ST. FRANCIS, Wis. -- After drafting a long, defensive-minded big man in John Henson with their first pick, the Milwaukee Bucks went with pure offense in the second round, grabbing Kentucky sharpshooter Doron Lamb at No. 42.Lamb, who won a national championship as a college sophomore last season alongside Anthony Davis and the rest of the Wildcats, was Kentucky's second-leading...
ST. FRANCIS, Wis. Locked in a state of NBA limbo too good to receive a franchise player in the draft and not good enough to make a splash in the playoffs there are only so many options available to the Milwaukee Bucks to build their roster into year-in and year-out NBA contender.
All of those options start with adding as much talent to the roster through the draft as possible...