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Fantasy Basketball Sleepers: Eastern Conference

Welcome to part 1 of 2 for a feature looking at a fantasy basketball sleeper on each NBA team. This edition will give you a look at the best value player on each Eastern conference team. Tomorrow will look at the Western conference side of things. Fantasy sports have become a phenomenon in today’s culture and that’s no different when it comes to basketball. Most diehard fans...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

In this year's fantasy baseketball news you can not possibly care about...

The time that you worry...Here's the results of today's fantasy basketball draft. Asterisks denote keepers, and I was second in the league last year, so a lot of folks had more to work with than me. Also, um, this is a really smart league. Player TM UNIT PG Stephen Curry * GST 56 SG Andrew Wiggins * MIN 5 G Kobe Bryant LAL 26 SF Danilo Gallinari...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Bucks Injury Update: Ersan Ilyasova is day-to-day with a knee injury

The Milwaukee Bucks head into tonight's game with a 1-3 record this preseason after coming off a 2013-2014 season in which they struggled to just 15 wins. Ranked 28th in the NBA in scoring, 24th in rebounding and 25th in points allowed, the Bucks need improvement in nearly all phases of the game. One player who could help in all areas is a healthy Ersan Ilyasova, who is day...
Via Sports Injury Alert
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Notebook: Bucks starting to catch preseason injury bug

ST. FRANCIS, Wis. -- After staying relatively healthy for the early part of training camp, the Milwaukee Bucks were down three key players at practice Wednesday. Point guard Brandon Knight was limited due to a strained groin, while center Larry Sanders (illness) and forward Ersan Ilyasova (knee) were held out. Ilyasova played 27 minutes Tuesday in Milwaukee's loss at Cleveland...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Giannis Antetokounmpo at nearly seven-foot tall to start at point guard

The Greek Freak will get the start at point guard Giannis Antetokounmpo, otherwise known as the Greek Freak, will be getting a shot to start at point guard when the Milwaukee Bucks take on the Cleveland Cavaliers. The second year forward is said to be nearly seven-foot tall, which is an anomaly at the point guard position. Coach Jason Kidd started experimenting with the notion of...
Via Pass The Pill
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Bucks To Start Giannis Antetokounmpo At Point Guard In Next Game

The Milwaukee Bucks continue to experiment with Giannis Antetokounmpo at point guard and will start him in Tuesday's preseason game against the Cleveland Cavaliers. Antetokounmpo will start with Khris Middleton and Jabari Parker on the wings, Ersan Ilyasova at power forward and Zaza Pachulia at center. Antetokounmpo has grown to nearly seven feet with a 7'3 wingspan, but...
Via RealGM
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Bucks drop preseason game to Bulls despite Ilyasova's return

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Pau Gasol scored 20 points, Jimmy Butler added 18 and the Chicago Bulls picked up their first win in three preseason games, beating the cold-shooting Milwaukee Bucks 91-85 on Saturday night. Derrick Rose had 16 points, five rebounds and four assists in 23 minutes for the Bulls. Gasol grabbed 11 rebounds. The Bulls jumped to a 10-0 lead and never trailed. Chicago...
Via AP on Fox
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Bucks drop preseason game to Bulls despite Ilyasova's return

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Pau Gasol scored 20 points, Jimmy Butler added 18 and the Chicago Bulls picked up their first win in three preseason games, beating the cold-shooting Milwaukee Bucks 91-85 on Saturday night. Derrick Rose had 16 points, five rebounds and four assists in 23 minutes for the Bulls. Gasol grabbed 11 rebounds. The Bulls jumped to a 10-0 lead and never trailed. Chicago...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Bucks ready to open preseason with rotation far from defined

ST. FRANCIS, Wis. -- There comes a point in training camp in which teams get sick of practicing against themselves on a daily basis. While acknowledging there's plenty of value in their remaining practices before the regular season begins, the Milwaukee Bucks are at that point and ready to take what they've worked on over the first week of training to game action. The Bucks...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Bucks player profile: Ersan Ilyasova

  This is the fifth profile in a 16-part series running Wednesdays and Fridays profiling each Milwaukee Bucks player leading up to the start of the NBA season. Little did Ersan Ilyasova know just how much a sprained right ankle suffered in the first preseason game of 2013-14 would impact the rest of his year. Last season was almost a total loss for the now 27-year-old, as his production...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
September 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Bucks aggressively shopping Ersan Ilyasova

The Milwaukee Bucks drafted Jabari Parker with the second overall pick, and they are extremely excited about the upcoming season. They are still looking to make some moves to improve the roster before the season begins, and are looking to trade one player in particular. According to a report from Gary Woelfel of the Racine Journal Times, the Bucks are aggressively shopping forward...
Via Sports-Glory
July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Bucks Shopping Ersan Ilyasova

The Milwaukee Bucks are shopping Ersan Ilyasova, according to Gery Woelfel of Racine Journal Times. Ilyasova, 27, has averaged 10.6 points and 6.2 rebounds during his six seasons in the NBA. Although his statistics took a dip last season, Ilyasova can help any team looking for a stretch-four. In 2012-13, he... The post Bucks Shopping Ersan Ilyasova appeared first on Hoops-Nation.
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July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Ilyasova To The Rockets?

  USA TODAY SPORTS Over these last couple of days there have been rumors of the Houston Rockets possibly wanting to acquire Ersan Ilyasova. Ilyasova on the roster would help out the Rockets due to the fact that the Rockets don’t have a big man that can really stretch the floor, the best they have actually is probably Donatas Montiejunas, as far as stretching the floor as a big...
Via TopSportsReport
June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Milwaukee Bucks Looking Into Dealing Ersan Ilyasova?

The Milwaukee Bucks boast the second, 31st and 36th picks in the upcoming 2014 NBA draft. Despite this, it appears that they are looking to add another late first-round pick to the mix and are leveraging Ersan Ilyasova as potential trade bait in order to do so. According to Gery Woelfel of The Journal Times, Ilyasova is the likeliest current Buck to be calling a new city home...
Via Sportsnaut
June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Ilyasova shut down, may not play in basketball World Cup

MILWAUKEE -- The Milwaukee Bucks have shut down Ersan Ilyasova for the remainder of the season due to a lingering right ankle injury. Ilyasova was examined by foot and ankle specialist Dr. Richard Ferkel in Los Angeles on Tuesday and was advised to begin a two-month period of rest and rehabilitation immediately. He plans to see another specialist next week in North Carolina. "...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
March 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Injured Bucks F Ilyasova likely out rest of season

MILWAUKEE (AP) The Milwaukee Bucks say forward Ersan Ilyasova is likely to miss the rest of the season because of a sore right ankle.
Via FOXSports.com
March 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Ersan Ilyasova Out For Remainder Of Season To Rehab Ankle

Ersan Ilyasova will begin rehabilitation on his right ankle and is not expected to play for the remainder of the season, the Milwaukee Bucks announced Thursday. Ilyasova underwent an examination on Tuesday and received a recommendation that he should immediately rest and rehab for a period of time instead of having surgery. Ilyasova has averaged 11.2 points, 6.2 rebounds and 1.1...
Via RealGM
March 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Bucks' Ersan Ilyasova will sit out half of the remaining back-to-backs

The Milwaukee Bucks lost to the Portland Trail Blazers in overtime on Tuesday by the score of 120-115. The loss dropped the Bucks to 13-55, the worst record in the NBA. Bucks' forward Ersan Ilyasova returned from an ankle injury to score 12 points on 6-of-10 from the floor. He also added nine rebounds, two assists and two steals in 23 minutes. But Ilyasova will miss at...
Via Sports Injury Alert
March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

NBA Rumors: Ilyasova Frustrated In Milwaukee?

The Milwaukee Bucks are neck and neck with the Philadelphia 76ers for the title of worst team in the NBA, and Ersan Ilyasova is not too happy about it. Moreover, the sixth year pro is frustrated of all the trade rumors, as the Bucks go all in for the NBA draft sweepstakes.Keith Allison via Wikimedia CommonsAccording to Ilyasova:"When you go through a season like this and your...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Bucks' Ersan Ilyasova returns in loss to Hawks

The Milwaukee Bucks lost to the Atlanta Hawks on Thursday by the score of 102-97. The loss was the second straight for the Bucks, who have a league worst record of 13-52. A bright spot for the Bucks was the play of forward Ersan Ilyasova, who returned from a one-game absence with an ankle injury.Keith Allison via Wikimedia CommonsRotoworld.com reported that Ilyasova returned...
Via Sports Injury Alert
March 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Bucks' Ersan Ilyasova out in versus Timberwolves

The Milwaukee Bucks lost to the Minnesota Timberwolves on Tuesday by the score of 112-101. The loss dropped the Bucks to a league worse 13-51, 34 games behind the Indiana Pacers in the Central Division. The Bucks were without Ersan Ilyasova, who had 16 points and 11 rebounds on Monday against the Orlando MagicKeith Allison via Wikimedia CommonsIlyasova's status was confirmed...
Via NBA Injury News
March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Ersan Ilyasova Suspended One Game By NBA For Punch To Reggie Evans

Ersan Ilyasova has been suspended one game without pay for punching Reggie Evans in the stomach, the NBA announced. The incident occurred with 5:49 remaining in the fourth quarter of the Milwaukee Bucks' 116-102 loss to the Sacramento Kings on Wednesday. Ilyasova will serve his suspension Friday when the Bucks visit the New Orleans Pelicans.
Via RealGM
March 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Ilyasova suspended one game for punch

Milwaukee Bucks forward Ersan Ilyasova has been suspended one game by the league for punching Kings forward Reggie Evans during the fourth quarter of Wednesday's loss to Sacramento. Ilyasova will serve his suspension Friday night when the Bucks take on the Pelicans in New Orleans. John Henson will likely start in his place at power forward.  With 5:50 left in the game, Ilyasova...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
March 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Ersan Ilyasova Suspended 1 Game For Punching Reggie Evans In Stomach (Video)

The NBA has suspended Bucks’ Ersan Ilyasova 1 game for punching Kings’ Reggie Evans in the stomach it was announced Friday. The incident occurred while the two battled for rebounding position during Wednesday night’s game and ended in Reggie Evans being thrown to the floor. The post Ersan Ilyasova Suspended 1 Game For Punching Reggie Evans In Stomach (Video) appeared first...
Via Beyond The Buzzer
March 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Reggie Evans Gets Tossed Like A Rag Doll By Ersan Ilyasova, Tries To Sell It Anyway

Wednesday night’s episode of “Battle of the Tanking All-Stars” featured the sorry Sacramento Kings and the even sorrier Milwaukee Bucks — a game which was attended by roughly 47 sadists people who enjoy terrible basketball. The game also featured noted agitator/flopper Reggie Evans, who did Reggie Evans things underneath the basket all night, much to the chagrin of Bucks...
Via Next Impulse Sports
March 06, 2014  |  Discuss
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