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ST. FRANCIS, Wis. -- Larry Sanders was looking forward to making an impression. Invited to the United States national team's minicamp in Las Vegas, the Milwaukee Bucks center wanted to take the first step in earning the chance to represent his country.
Instead, Sanders sprained his left ankle during one of the workouts, preventing him from participating in most of the minicamp.
But that doesn't mean the experience wasn't a lost cause. In fact, Sanders was amazed with what he took away from his time around the national team.
"They talked a lot about unity, which is great," Sanders said. "Everybody not really putting their egos aside, but joining egos for the USA ego. Putting individual accolades aside just to contribute to winning and how they all had the same goal in mind.
"That mindset going forward is something that we can definitely bring to the Bucks. Just everyone pointing in the same direction and focusing on contributing to winning the game...
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ST. FRANCIS, Wis. -- Giannis Antetokounmpo sprinted around a cone set up along the baseline, powered up and threw down a monstrous one-handed dunk. Then it was off to the opposite baseline to repeat the same thing.
After making a few free throws the instructions for the Milwaukee Bucks rookie were simple. Do it again, but two-handed dunks this time.
Those dunks came with a few...
Milwaukee Bucks: Brandon Knight/Brandon Jennings Trade Grade
By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff….
Bucks Receive: Brandon Knight, Khris Middleton and Viacheslav Kravtsov
Bucks Trade: Brandon Jennings
- First, the Bucks did ship out the better in player in Brandon Jennings, but they made it clear when they tried to sign Jeff Teague away from the Hawks, that they were...
ST. FRANCIS, Wis. -- Gary Neal headed for the bench with 23 seconds left on the clock. From there he watched his dream of winning an NBA championship slip away.
Coming so close to something chased since childhood to only watch it slip away is a painful feeling. A little over a month after the San Antonio Spurs lost a 3-2 series lead and fell in Game 7 of the NBA Finals to the Miami...
The Milwaukee Bucks have signed second round draft pick Nate Wolters General Manager John Hammond announced today. Terms of the contract were not disclosed in accordance with team policy.
The Bucks acquired the draft rights to Wolters (6-4 190) from the Philadelphia 76ers. The guard was originally selected by the Washington Wizards with the 38th overall pick in the 2013 NBA Draft...
The Milwaukee Bucks intend to start Brandon Knight at point guard this season after acquiring him this week in a sign-and-trade with the Detroit Pistons involving Brandon Jennings.
"Let's make it perfectly clear. He's a starting point guard in the NBA," Hammond said.
The Bucks acquired Luke Ridnour in the offseason and he will be the backup.
"We went to a position...
The Milwaukee Bucks have signed second round draft pick Nate Wolters. The Bucks acquired the draft rights to Wolters (6-4, 190) from the Philadelphia 76ers.
Wolters was originally selected by the Washington Wizards with the 38th overall pick in the 2013 NBA Draft. His rights were subsequently acquired by Philadelphia before being moved to Milwaukee. In exchange for the draft rights...
Gary Neal’s signing with the Milwaukee Bucks was officially announced yesterday. His time was well spent with the San Antonio Spurs and he sat down with Jim Paschke from Bucks.com to talk about both his new and former team.
On his thoughts of going to Milwaukee:
“I’m excited, it’s a great opportunity for me. After having conversations with Coach (Larry...
The Milwaukee Bucks signed their second round draft pick Nate Wolters today, who was acquired on NBA Draft night from the Philadelphia 76ers. The guard was originally selected by the Washington Wizards with the 38th overall pick in the 2013 NBA Draft.
He was then shipped to Philadelphia before being moved to the Milwaukee Bucks. In exchange for the draft rights to Wolters, the...
The Milwaukee Bucks have nearly done a complete overhaul of their roster over the past season and a half.
The Bucks have parted ways with Brandon Jennings, Monta Ellis and J.J. Redick this offseason.
The Bucks have only five holdovers from the roster at the end of the season: Larry Sanders, John Henson, Ersan Ilyasova, Ekpe Udoh and Ish Smith.