This is the 12th in a 15-part series running Wednesdays and Fridays profiling each Milwaukee Bucks player leading up to the start of the NBA season.
The last time Luke Ridnour put on a Milwaukee Bucks uniform, he was tasked with mentoring a young point guard named Brandon. Three years later, Ridnour is back with the Bucks and expected to help lead yet another young guard named Brandon.
But don't mistake Ridnour for a player only on the roster for veteran leadership. There's still plenty left in the tank for the 32-year-old, as Ridnour started all 82 games and averaged 11.5 points per game for Minnesota a year ago.
Coming to the Bucks in a three-team deal in the summer of 2008, Ridnour played a vital role in Milwaukee's trip to the playoffs in 2010 despite losing starting point guard duties to Brandon Jennings. Searching for a veteran to play behind Knight, the Bucks felt it was an easy decision to trade for Ridnour when the Timberwolves made him available.
With just one-...