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Milwaukee Bucks: The downward spiral of Larry Sanders

ESPN reported on Aug. 20, 2013 that Larry Sanders signed a four-year contract extension with the Milwaukee Bucks worth $44 million, making him the highest paid player on the team. While Milwaukee doesn’t spend this kind of money often, at the time it felt like Sanders deserved it. Sanders was coming off of what was easily his best NBA season. This seemed to be the potential of...
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Larry Sanders, Bucks Expected To Eventually Discuss Buyout

The Milwaukee Bucks are expected by sources around the NBA to eventually discuss a buyout with Larry Sanders. Sanders and the Bucks have yet to hold talks, according to Adrian Wojnarowski. Sanders is in the first season of a four-year, $44 million extension. Sanders is currently on a minimum 10-game suspension for a drug violation. This is Sanders' fourth violation of the NBA's testing rules.
Via RealGM
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Bucks' Larry Sanders faces suspension for violating NBA drug policy

Milwaukee Bucks center Larry Sanders has been suspended for at least 10 days without pay for for violating the NBA’s Drug Policy. The suspension officially starts Monday but Sanders has not played since Dec. 23rd, 2014 due to the flu before stating personal reasons for his absence. This is his second suspension in less than a year for a violation against the anti-drug program...
Via Basketball Bicker
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Should the Celtics go after Larry Sanders?

Some NBA players have all the talent in the world, but lack the right mindset to get the best out of their abilities. Milwaukee Bucks Center Larry Sanders is the perfect example of this.For his career Sanders has a per game average of 11.8 points, 10.2 rebounds, and most impressively 2.4 blocks.Sanders though hasn't played since December 23rd and Friday was suspended a minimum of...
Via Celtics Life
13 days ago  |  Discuss

The Larry Sanders saga continues

Milwaukee Bucks big man Larry Sanders can’t seem to stay out of trouble as he is now being suspended by the NBA for at least ten games. Per NBA: MIL’s Larry Sanders suspended without pay for a minimum of ten games for violating the terms of the NBA/NBPA Anti-Drug Program. — Paul Garcia PS (@PaulGarciaPS) January 16, 2015 Just when we thought LARRY SANDERS! might be getting...
Via Bloguin Best
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Milwaukee Bucks: Martin in, Wolters out and Sanders unknown

The Milwaukee Bucks signed former NBA All-Star Kenyon Martin to a 10-day contract Thursday morning. Kenyon Martin (right) and Jason Kidd (left) have a lot of experience playing together. The 37-year-old power forward played with the Bucks head coach Jason Kidd on the New Jersey Nets and helped them to back-to-back NBA Finals appearances in 2002 and 2003. Kidd and Martin also teamed...
22 days ago  |  Discuss

NBA Notes: Larry Sanders Reportedly ‘Doesn’t Want To Play Basketball Anymore’

Larry Sanders doesn’t want to work anymore, which is a feeling we all can probably sympathize with. The difference, of course, is that most of us schlubs spend eight hours a day at a desk, on a manufacturing floor or driving around to appointments, whereas Sanders is the starting center for the Milwaukee Bucks. Most of us would kill for Sanders’ job...
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Larry Sanders reportedly does not want to play basketball anymore

Larry Sanders and the Milwaukee Bucks appear to be at odds over his future. Sanders is in the first year of a 4-year, $44 million contract extension signed in Aug. 2013 and has not played since Dec. 23. Sanders initially was said to be out with an illness, but that was changed to personal reasons....Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Larry Sanders doesn't want to play basketball anymore?

If $33 million over three years isn’t reason enough to work your tail off to play a game called basketball, nothing will be. A recent report from Gery Woelfel of the Racine Journal Times in Wisconsin indicates that Milwaukee Bucks center Larry Sanders has informed team officials that he doesn’t want to play basketball anymore. Sources tell me that Bucks center Larry Sanders...
Via Sportsnaut
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Bucks star headed to rehab

credit: Uptown Magazine It doesn’t seem like very long ago that Larry Sanders’ stock couldn’t stop rising. He emerged as one of the few rim protectors good enough to cover up for an otherwise bad defense, and showed enough promise for the Milwaukee Bucks to sign him to a big extension. Now, it seems like things can’t get a ton worse. He was virtually non-existent for the...
Via Pass The Pill
June 20, 2014  |  Discuss

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