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The following five guys have left Dirk, Lee, Zeebo, and even the Manimal in the dust so far this February. Find out who they are. Note: All of the following stats are based on the last five games of each player as computed by 5. Ersan Ilyasova (MIL) – 14.8ppg, 8.4rpg, 1.8spg, 1.0bpg, .508 FG%, .500 3pt%, 21.0 EFF The Bucks have been on a slump, winning just 2 of their last 10, but nobody can lay the blame on Ilyasova, who seems to have regained the mojo that made him a great Fantasy pick-up last year. The Turkish Delight is pretty much being a monster for Milwaukee, doing practically everything a 4 should do, and then some – look at his three-point percentage for heaven’s sake!   Ersan Ilyasova is a stat-demon once again! (image by Kathy Willens/AP) 4. Nene (WAS) – 14.2ppg, 8.6rpg, 3.4apg, 1.2spg, 1.0bpg, .600 FG%, 21.6 EFF With these numbers, Nene has the distinction of being the best big man on a team with less than 20 wins. Well, outside of Nikola V...

Brandon Jennings Reportedly Wants To Play For Dallas

We know Brandon Jennings is ‘doing his homework on big market-teams‘, and while the Bucks have the right to keep the restricted free agent to-be in Milwaukee, the fourth year guard reportedly hopes to land in Dallas. According to Mitch Lawrence, New York Daily News: Now that J.J. Redick is a Buck and is going to get a long-term deal from the team this summer, what happens to...

Milwaukee Bucks: Step By Step Off-Season Plan

The Bucks have a lot of decisions to make this off-season, with many key players up-coming free agents and with a lot of money to spend. What they decide to do this off-season will shape the team for many years to come, so John Hammond must be smart and put this team in the right direction, or their future will be very bleak. 1. Match Any Offer Brandon Jennings Receives - There have...

Redick encouraged by what he sees in Bucks

MILWAUKEE -- Shortly after the game ended, J.J. Redick sent a quick text message to his dad to tell him he thinks his new team is going to win a lot of games down the stretch. Saturday night just wasn't going to be one of them. The new-look Bucks played well for the majority of the game just as they did against Brooklyn on Tuesday and Wednesday night. Yet again, Milwaukee...

J.J. Redick scores 16 in Milwaukee Bucks debut

J.J. Redick made his Milwaukee Bucks debut, playing 35 minutes off the bench and scoring 16 points (4-of-9 field goals and 7-of-7 free throws). The sharpshooter added a three, three rebounds and seven assists. Not a bad start in the Brew City. Luc Mbah a Moute looked to take a hit, playing just 15 minutes (six points and four rebounds). Gustavo Ayon and Ish Smith both picked...

NBA creates 'Laverne & Shirley' promo featuring Brandon Jennings and Monta Ellis (Video)

For some reason, the NBA decided to feature basketball highlights of Milwaukee Bucks stars Brandon Jennings and Monta Ellis in a commercial set to the opening title theme of the television show "Laverne and Shirley": Not sure what the NBA was going for here. Aside from "Laverne & Shirley" being set in Milwaukee, there's not much in common between...

Thank you J.J. Redick

The wound is still fresh and fans are still upset that J.J. Redick is gone. Even while Orlando was playing Cleveland, fans were asking for and looking for updates on how their former No. 7 was doing in his new digs. The thought of him wearing Milwaukee red is still such a foreign idea. Disappointingly, the jerseys bearing Redick's former team and jersey number were moved...

The Monta Ellis/Brandon Jennings "Laverne & Shirley" parody is fantastic (Video)

The ad wizards with the National Basketball Association have put together some classic advertisements over the years but this "Laverne and Shirley" parody has to be among the best.The clip shows highlights of Bucks guard Monta Ellis and Brandon Jennings set to the opening theme of the classic Penny Marshall/Cindy Williams comedy: All they needed was "1, 2, 3, 4, 5...

Bucks Smith excited to join playoff contender

ST. FRANCIS, Wis. -- Ish Smith always has his suitcase packed. When his phone rang on the NBA trade deadline, he wasn't surprised. Not one bit. When Smith pulls on the Milwaukee Bucks uniform for the first time, it will be his fifth one he's worn in the past two years. With each move, the process gets easier for the 24-year-old point guard. "It's an easy adjustment...

Brandon Jennings & Monta Ellis new commercial (VIDEO)

Brandon Jennings  or Monta Ellis  may not  be getting dealt before the NBA trade deadline, but the instant benefit is this awesome Milwaukee Bucks “Laverne & Shirley” themed commercial. Based on the iconic [...]

Brandon Jennings & Monta Ellis the 2013 “Laverne & Shirley”

Ok kids, time to take a trip in our Hot Tub Time Machine all the way back to 1977. There was this show on ABC called “Laverne & Shirley” and it took place in Milwaukee. It featured two besties who were just trying to make it in the world. Fast forward to 2013 and the Bucks have incorporated the theme song into a promo for Brandon Jennings and Monta Ellis. That’s funny.

J.J. Redick Makes Bucks Debut

J.J. Redick made his Bucks debut Saturday against the Atlanta Hawks at BMO Harris Bradley Center. The seven-year-veteran received a warm welcome from the crowd.

Ellis spoils Nowitzki's 20-20 game, Bucks win

DALLAS (AP) -- Monta Ellis made sure the Milwaukee Bucks didn't lose another close game. Dirk Nowitzki couldn't do the same, even with a stat line the Dallas Mavericks had not seen from their star in nearly 10 years. Ellis scored 22 points, and the Bucks spoiled Nowitzki's first game since April 2003 with at least 20 points and 20 rebounds in a 95-90 victory over the...

Horford's late bucket lifts Hawks over Bucks

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Al Horford's hook shot with 5.9 seconds remaining lifted the Atlanta Hawks a 103-102 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Saturday night in a game that was close throughout. Horford's shot came after a driving layup by Monta Ellis had given the Bucks a 102-101 lead with 10.8 seconds left. Horford had 23 points and 11 rebounds, Jeff Teague also scored 23...

D-Fenders Acquire Jerome Jordan From Reno For Dupree, Greene

The D-Fenders have acquired Jerome Jordan from the Reno Bighorns in exchange for Ronald Dupree and Orien Greene.
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