John Henson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Barnes suspended 1 game for trying to enter Bucks' locker room

    The Score "Memphis Grizzlies forward Matt Barnes has been suspended one game without pay for his role in an incident involving Milwaukee Bucks center John Henson on Thursday, the NBA announced. The league said the suspension was specifically for "attempting to enter the Milwaukee Bucks' locker room and..." March 20

  • Barnes denies going after Henson: 'I got led into the wrong room'

    Los Angeles Times "DeAndre Jordan wrapped Matt Barnes in a bear hug. Chris Paul held up his phone so that his son could briefly chat with Barnes on FaceTime. But there was something about their former teammate on Saturday that the Clippers didn’t miss: more controversy. Barnes said he did not try to enter the..." March 19

  • Bucks' Henson mean mugs Grizzlies' Barnes, followed down tunnel after being ejected

    The Score "Considering the Milwaukee Bucks held a double-digit advantage, the final 5.5 seconds of their 96-86 win over the Memphis Grizzlies on Thursday night proved rather eventful. After Bucks center John Henson emphatically blocked Grizzlies forward Matt Barnes' meaningless layup attempt just before..." March 18

  • NBA Investigating Matt Barnes 'Chasing' Incident

    TMZ "The NBA has launched an investigation in the Matt Barnes vs. John Henson "chasing" incident -- though we're told there was NO FIGHT ... league sources tell TMZ Sports. Barnes jogged into the locker room after he and Henson were ejected from Thursday night's Bucks vs. Grizzlies game ... with..." March 18

  • John Henson's return likely will spur lineup juggling

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "Milwaukee center John Henson is getting closer to a return to the court, Bucks coach Jason Kidd said Saturday before the Bucks met the New Orleans Pelicans. When Henson does return, Kidd will have to juggle minutes for three 6-foot-11 post players: starter Greg Monroe, Miles Plumlee and..." March 13

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    Aron Yohannes @AronYohannes

    Kidd said that John Henson (sore lower back) will be re-evaluated after the break. No timetable for Greivis still (foot).

  • Bucks center John Henson hopes to return Friday from Achilles injury

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "John Henson was ready. The Milwaukee Bucks' backup center would come off the bench with his long reach and shot-blocking skills, the perfect complement to starter Greg Monroe. It had been an exciting preseason for Henson, who reached agreement with the Bucks on a four-year, $44 million..." November 06

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    Milwaukee Bucks @Bucks

    Coach Kidd: John Henson and OJ Mayo are out tonight.

  • Wisconsin jewelry store employee called 911, said John Henson wasn't a 'legitimate' customer

    SB Nation "Milwaukee Bucks center John Henson alleged last week that he was a victim of racial discrimination by Schwanke-Kasten Jewelers in Whitefish Bay, Wisconsin. when he attempted to shop at the store to buy a new Rolex. The newly-released audio of the store's 911 call, via The Root, lends some credence..." October 27

  • Bucks' John Henson says 'discriminatory' jewelry store locked him out and called the cops

    SB Nation "Milwaukee Bucks big man John Henson posted an Instagram picture on Monday afternoon that alleged racial discrimination against jewelry store Schwanke Kasten Jewelers in Whitefish Bay, Wisconsin. Here's Henson's message that accompanied the photo: Went to @schwankekasten jewelry today in..." October 19

  • Bucks signing John Henson to four-year, $44 million extension

    Pro Basketball Talk "John Henson and the Bucks were reportedly close on a contract extension in July. That was still the case in the fall, he insisted. Now, it’s finally getting done. Marc Stein of ESPN: The Bucks are getting nice value on Henson, who is a superb and versatile defender. He protects the rim..." October 02

  • John Henson, Bucks Close To Agreement On Extension

    Real GM Basketball "John Henson and the Milwaukee Bucks have had ongoing talks on a contract extension. Henson's future with the Bucks became unclear this offseason following the signing of Greg Monroe." September 29

  • Defensive-oriented John Henson's star is rising with Bucks

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "The departure of veteran center Zaza Pachulia to Dallas and the addition of big man Greg Monroe is part of a major makeover of the Milwaukee Bucks frontcourt. But a more subtle adjustment also is part of the plan. John Henson is in line for an expanded role this season, playing behind Monroe..." July 16

  • Bucks in advanced negotiations with center John Henson, sources say

    ESPN "The Milwaukee Bucks are in advanced negotiations toward a contract extension with promising big man John Henson, according to league sources. Sources told ESPN.com the Bucks hope to soon complete a deal with Henson that would seal him as part of a growing and blossoming core that includes..." July 13

  • John Henson to start at center for Bucks?

    Pro Basketball Talk "At the 2012 NBA draft combine, John Henson weighed just 216 pounds. For reference, the 6-foot-4 Dwyane Wade is listed at 220 pounds. Obviously, there were plenty of questions whether the 6-foot-11 Henson had the bulk to play inside in the NBA. Henson’s game dictated he should, at least. His..." August 28

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    cfgardner @cf_gardner

    John Henson (ankle) also back at practice as team convened for first time after all-star break. Luke Ridnour had flight canceled (snow).

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    Milwaukee Bucks @Bucks

    John Henson has been cleared to return and is expected to come off the bench tonight. #MILvDEN

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    Milwaukee Bucks @Bucks

    John Henson is out tonight with a sprained right wrist. #MILvORL

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    cfgardner @cf_gardner

    #Bucks forward John Henson returns to action tonight at Toronto after missing last 7 games with high ankle sprain.

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    Aron Yohannes @AronYohannes

    John Henson will be out at least two weeks with a lower leg injury according to Larry Drew. #Bucks

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    cfgardner @cf_gardner

    John Henson says he will play tonight vs. Bobcats. He just got back from warming up on court.

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    Andrew Gruman @AndrewGruman

    #Bucks have exercised the third-year option on forward John Henson and the fourth-year option on point guard Brandon Knight

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    Gery Woelfel @GeryWoelfel

    He isn't the Incredible Hulk but John Henson has added nearly 15 pounds since end of season.

  • John Henson shows off rebounding prowess

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "The only aspect that averted total disaster for the Milwaukee Bucks on Wednesday was the shining performance of rookie big man John Henson. Larry Sanders went down with a back injury in the first half, and the Bucks needed Henson to come through against the Orlando Magic. It was hardly..." April 12

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    Ted Davis @

    Bucks AM Shoot done in Atl. 6:10 air vs Hawks tnite. Jennings and Sanders out. Ilyasova Udoh back. Henson to start.