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It wasn't quite a run-of-the-mill rookie season for Milwaukee Bucks' rookies Tobias Harris and Jon Leuer.
With the summer's NBA Lockout shortening the regular season in 2012 from 82 games to 66 games, not to mention cutting valuable practice time in the offseason, the league's rookies may have been the ones who suffered most, forcing their transition to the NBA to be drawn out longer than usual.
It certainly wasn't an optimal situation for a pair that could be potentially important members of a team fighting to make the playoffs next season.
"It hasn't been a typical one," Skiles said. "You wouldn't wish this type of rookie year on anyone."
Still, Leuer and Harris made the best of it in their average of 22.5 minutes per game combined in 2012.
And with the Bucks officially out of the playoffs for their final two games of the season both losses to Philadelphia and Boston Leuer and Harris were able to get some valuable playing time...
BEST OF MAXIM
ST. FRANCIS, Wisc. Just 12 hours or so after the Milwaukee Bucks' season had ended -- one coaches and players alike described most often with one word: "disappointing" -- Bucks coach Scott Skiles stood on the court of the team's practice facility, responding to questions about what to expect of his team next season and whether he'd even be there to see it....
Bucks point guard Brandon Jennings has an extremely interesting tattoo that helps show his roots. It's not a common one.
Chicken AND waffles?!?!?? Outstanding!
Milwaukee Bucks guard Brandon Jennings was born and raised just outside of Los Angeles in Compton, California, so there’s a good chance he frequented the world famous Roscoe’s House of Chicken ‘n Waffles from time to time. The venerable eatery must have made quite the impression on the Bucks star, because he went and got a tattoo...
MILWAUKEE -- Ersan Ilyasova has statistically improved in nearly every area of his game this season. And soon, the 24-year-old Turkish-born forward for the Milwaukee Bucks may have the hardware to prove just how much better he has become.
Though the Bucks find themselves out of the playoffs for the second consecutive year, Ilyasova's performance this season has him atop the...
For the moment, Scott Skiles remains the Milwaukee Bucks' head coach.
Speaking to reporters at the Bucks' training facility Friday morning, Skiles said he will meet soon with Sen. Herb Kohl, the team's owner, to discuss a disappointing end to what had been a promising season after a blockbuster trade. Beyond that, Skiles wouldn't speculate on his future in Milwaukee...
MILWAUKEE -- What only a week ago was supposed to be a critical game between the Milwaukee Bucks and Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night was instead a rather meaningless one. With the 76ers having already nudged out the Bucks for the eighth and final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference, neither team had much at stake in the Bradley Center. But despite using patched-up...
Milwaukee Bucks (31-34) at Boston Celtics (38-27)
Wednesday, April 26
8:00 PM ET
Regular Season Game #66, Home Game #33
TV: CSN-NE, FSN-WI, LP 752(MIL)/753(BOS)
Radio: WEEI, WTMJ
Referees: Scott Foster, Matt Boland, James Williams
This is the 3rd and final game between these two teams. It is also the final game of the season for both teams...
CLNS Radio’s season long initiative to cover every Boston Celtics game, continues tonight as the Milwaukee Bucks travel to TD Garden for the final game of the regular season. Can you believe it’s the last game of the regular season? Tonight Brandon Paul will be joined by Mike “The Scotsman” Munger and Sean Bakke in the virtual [...]
After their breakout playoff season in 2010, the Milwaukee Bucks find themselves back in lottery land. It’s extremely disappointing; especially given that the ’09-’10 team had a young core that looked poised to make the franchise a fixture in the postseason. This year, they were alive for the final playoff spot up until a few days ago, but alas they’ll have to settle for...
Tip: 8:00 PM Court: TD Garden Watch it: CSN, NBALP Hear it: WEEI
Referees: Scott Foster, Matt Boland and James Williams
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Record: 38-27 (1st Atlantic, 4th East)
Record: 31-33 (3rd Central, 9th East)
At home: 23-9
On road: 14-18
Streak: Won 1
Streak: Won 2
With Andre Iguodala, Elton Brand and Lou Williams held out for the game you would think that the Sixers would have a difficult time finding a way to score in tonight’s contest against the Milwaukee Bucks. That was not the case as the Sixers went on to defeat the Bucks 90-85. Philadelphia’s Evan Turner filled [...]