LARRY SANDERS NEWS

Bucks wrapping up busy early-season schedule

MILWAUKEE -- When the final horn sounds Saturday at the BMO Harris Bradley Center, Larry Sanders will then allow himself to think about completing yet another stretch of four games in five nights. With two games remaining this week, the Milwaukee Bucks have played four games in five nights in three of the last four weeks. "I don't like thinking about the four games in five (nights...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
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Pistons, Bucks clash for second time in four days

Thanks in part to a renewed focus on defense, the Milwaukee Bucks are back on track during their best start in nine years. Looking to stymie offensively challenged Detroit for the second time in four days, the surprising Bucks can match a season high with a third straight win Friday night, while the last-place Pistons will try to avoid their longest losing streak in 20 months (7...
Via AP on Fox
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Pistons, Bucks clash for second time in four days

Thanks in part to a renewed focus on defense, the Milwaukee Bucks are back on track during their best start in nine years. Looking to stymie offensively challenged Detroit for the second time in four days, the surprising Bucks can match a season high with a third straight win Friday night, while the last-place Pistons will try to avoid their longest losing streak in 20 months (7...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Bucks overwhelm Timberwolves, 103-86

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Larry Sanders had 15 points, seven rebounds and five blocks to help the Milwaukee Bucks to a 103-86 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night. Brandon Knight scored 13 of his 15 points in the fourth quarter for the Bucks (9-7), who have won five of their last seven games in a spirited start under new coach Jason Kidd. Giannis Antetokounmpo had...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Bucks overwhelm Timberwolves, 103-86

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Larry Sanders had 15 points, seven rebounds and five blocks to help the Milwaukee Bucks to a 103-86 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night. Brandon Knight scored 13 of his 15 points in the fourth quarter for the Bucks (9-7), who have won five of their last seven games in a spirited start under new coach Jason Kidd. Giannis Antetokounmpo had...
Via Fox Sports North
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Bucks overwhelm Timberwolves, 103-86

MINNEAPOLIS -- Larry Sanders had 15 points, seven rebounds and five blocks to help the Milwaukee Bucks to a 103-86 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night. Brandon Knight scored 13 of his 15 points in the fourth quarter for the Bucks (9-7), who have won five of their last seven games in a spirited start under new coach Jason Kidd. Giannis Antetokounmpo had 13 points...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Bucks wear down Timberwolves to improve to 9-7

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Larry Sanders had 15 points, seven rebounds and five blocks to help the Milwaukee Bucks to a 103-86 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night. Brandon Knight scored 13 of his 15 points in the fourth quarter for the Bucks (9-7), who have won five of their last seven games in a spirited start under new coach Jason Kidd. Giannis Antetokounmpo had 13...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Giannis Antetokounmpo tosses no-look pass to Larry Sanders against Minnesota

As the Milwaukee Bucks continue their interesting season, second-year player Giannis Antetokounmpo is showing off some of his amazing promise. In the first quarter of tonight’s Timberwolves-Bucks game, Giannis came up with the basketball and made an impressive behind-the-back move which lead to a no-look pass to teammate Larry Sanders: Man, Giannis being Giannis! *** Giannis...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Larry Sanders salutes the crowd after blocking Paul Pierce’s dunk

In Saturday night’s game between the Milwaukee Bucks and the Washington Wizards, old man Paul Pierce tried to do something daring. He tried to go for a two-handed stuff on a drive. What was waiting for him wasn’t exactly pleasant. Larry Sanders snuffed the dunk and gave the crowd a salute: One of the biggest reasons why Milwaukee’s defense has been excellent thus far was...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Milwaukee Bucks: Sanders needs to become better scorer

If Larry Sanders is to become an all-star player in the NBA, he will need to further develop his offensive game. Sanders is an incredible athlete and great defender, but he is not much of an offensive threat. His scoring usually comes from dunks and put-back opportunities. All-star caliber players such as Dwight Howard, DeMarcus Cousins, Anthony Davis and Tim Duncan are all prolific...
Via isportsweb.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Jabari Parker scores career high 23 points, Bucks win third straight

            Jabari Parker scores two of his career high 23 points vs. Brooklyn at the Barclays Center Wednesday night (Photo: Noah K. Murray-USA TODAY Sports) Don’t look now, but the Milwaukee Bucks might just be turning a corner. Fueled by new ownership, a new coach, and some explosive young talent, the Bucks have been one of the NBA’s early season...
Via Sports-Glory
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Milwaukee Bucks: Bench production wins games

Despite missing a key starter in center Larry Sanders, the Milwaukee Bucks’ great bench depth proved the team can compete with any team in the NBA with a win on Tuesday against the New York Knicks. Sanders missed Tuesday’s game with a thigh bruise injury. Backup center Zaza Pachulia started in place of Sanders. The Bucks’ bench play has kept them in many games this season...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Bucks knock off Knicks to climb above .500

MILWAUKEE -- As Milwaukee's scoring drought got longer and the New York Knicks crawled closer, the Bucks were inviting deja vu to creep into mind. But unlike opening night, when they lost a 24-point second half lead in an overtime loss to Charlotte, the Bucks did just enough to withstand a furious comeback attempt in a 117-113 victory over the Knicks at the BMO Harris Bradley...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Larry Sanders nearly shoots on wrong basket (Video)

Milwaukee Bucks center Larry Sanders nearly scored on his own basket after winning a jump ball in his own end during the fourth quarter of Friday night's game against Philadelphia. Fortunately, Sanders caught himself just in time, saving head coach Jason Kidd from a heart attack:H/T NIS.Related posts:Bucks center Larry Sanders gets misspelled hand tattoo (Photo) This post appeared...
Via Holdout Sports
27 days ago  |  Discuss

So, About Larry Sanders Almost Scoring On His Own Basket…

Milwaukee Bucks forward Larry Sanders had a potentially all-time “Shaqtin’ a Fool” moment Friday night when he recovered a jump ball and made a move towards his own basket as if to score. Fortunately, Sanders realized his mistake (while head coach Jason Kidd looked on in horror) and reversed course towards the appropriate end of Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
27 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Larry Sanders Almost Shoots at Wrong Basket

If Milwaukee Bucks big man Larry Sanders had actually gone through the entire shooting motion and nailed a layup in the wrong basket, head coach Jason Kidd probably would have thrown a conniption fit. As it is, Sanders’ on-court confusion led to a pretty hilarious situation following a jump ball against the Philadelpia 76ers on Friday night. The look on Kidd’s face was almost...
Via Sportsnaut
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Lance Stephenson Posterizes Larry Sanders (Video)

The Hornets and Bucks opened their seasons with an entertaining battle down in Charlotte. Lance Stephenson made his Hornets debut and he had a solid outing with 7 points, 12 rebounds and 7 assist. He also got Hornets fans out their seats with this nasty dunk over Bucks center Larry Sanders.
Via Thacover2
October 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Bucks Injury Update: Larry Sanders expects to be in the lineup for opening night

The Milwaukee Bucks, who begin the 2014-2015 regular season tonight against the Charlotte Hornets, look to improve upon last season's dreadful 15-67 record. With nine players on the roster 23-years of age or younger, the Bucks will look for veteran leadership. One of those veterans, fifth-year center Larry Sanders, is expected to be in the lineup for opening night. Keith Allison...
Via NBA Injury News
October 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Bucks player profile: Larry Sanders

  This is the 14th profile in a 15-part series running Wednesdays and Fridays profiling each Milwaukee Bucks player leading up to the start of the NBA season. No Milwaukee Bucks player was more visible in the summer of 2013 than Larry Sanders. Fresh off a breakout campaign in which he was one of the best defensive players in the NBA, Sanders was slowly becoming one of the faces...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
October 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Milwaukee Bucks: Key players for fantasy basketball

With the NBA regular season starting on Tuesday, Oct. 28, we’ll be taking a look at which Milwaukee Bucks players will do well to help win fantasy basketball leagues. These recommendations will be based on ESPN’s standard scoring leagues. Larry Sanders Sanders was a popular fantasy draft pick in the early rounds of the 2013-’14 season and for good reason. He was a reliable...
Via isportsweb.com
October 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Bucks Injury Update: Larry Sanders undergoes minor surgery

Milwaukee Bucks center Larry Sanders has had minor surgery and will miss the rest of the preseason. Details of the surgery are not known, however it has been revealed that Sanders should be ready for the team's regular season opener on the 29th. The team has described the surgery as a "minor outpatient surgical procedure".Sanders has only played 94 games out of a possible...
Via NBA Injury News
October 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Bucks say center Larry Sanders has minor surgery

MILWAUKEE (AP) Milwaukee Bucks center Larry Sanders will miss the rest of the preseason after minor surgery. General manager John Hammond said Friday that Sanders had an outpatient procedure. Sanders is expected to be ready when the regular season begins Oct. 29 against the Charlotte Hornets. Details of Sanders' surgery were not disclosed. The Bucks had already announced that...
Via AP on Fox
October 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Bucks' Sanders undergoes medical procedure, will miss rest of preseason

MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee Bucks center Larry Sanders underwent a minor outpatient procedure Friday morning, the team announced. The procedure, which was performed at Froedtert Hospital in Milwaukee, will cause Sanders to miss Milwaukee's final three preseason games. He is expected to be ready for the Bucks' regular-season opener in Charlotte on Oct. 29. Sanders averaged 10.7...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
October 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Larry Sanders Expected To Return For Start Of Season After Minor Surgery

Larry Sanders underwent a minor outpatient surgical procedure Friday afternoon, the Milwaukee Bucks announced. Sanders will miss the remaining three preseason games but is expected to be available for the start of the regular season. In three preseason games this season, Sanders, 25, has averaged 10.7 points, a team-high 10.0 rebounds and 1.3 steals per game
Via RealGM
October 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Bucks' Sanders says he's learned lessons from lost season

ST. FRANCIS, Wis. -- Children filled the Pieper-Hillside Boys and Girls Club in downtown Milwaukee last August, as they formed a tunnel for one of their favorite Milwaukee Bucks players to enter through on one of his biggest days of his life. Larry Sanders opted to have the press conference announcing his four-year, $44 million contract extension with the Bucks at the Boys and Girls...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
October 14, 2014  |  Discuss
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