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  • Why Brook Lopez will replicate his success from last season with the Bucks

    Clutch Points "The Milwaukee Bucks had quite a busy offseason themselves, but unlike the myriad of new signings that characterized the summer of some other contending teams, Milwaukee’s point of focus was to maintain the status quo. They had a tremendous 2018-19 campaign, and it was tantamount..." October 16

  • Projecting Every NBA Team's Opening Night Starting 5

    Bleacher Report "Whether players want to admit it or not, there's a certain cachet that comes along with being an NBA starter. And at the dawn of another regular season, there are still a few starting spots around the league to be determined. Who'll get a shot at..." October 16

  • Recap Of 2019 NBA Draft Pick Signings

    Hoops Rumors "When word broke last week that Hornets second-round pick Jalen McDaniels had signed with the team, it meant that we now know the 2019/20 plans for all 60 of this year’s NBA draft picks. The majority of this year’s draftees signed NBA contracts..." October 16

  • LeBron James ‘won’t talk’ about China controversy again

    CNN "Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James is ready to move on from the China controversy and focus on winning a championship and other things. Just a day after criticizing Houston Rockets' general manager Daryl Morey as "misinformed" over a tweet supporting..." October 16

  • 5 Players Who Can Help Karl-Anthony Towns In Minnesota

    Fadeaway World "The Minnesota Timberwolves have a spectacular talent on their roster in Karl-Anthony Towns. KAT is a two-way player who is not even in his prime yet. With the potential to be one of the best players in the league, Towns could certainly use some help if the Wolves want to keep him happy where he..." October 16

  • Do the Bucks Have Enough Behind Giannis Antetokounmpo to Win an NBA Championship?

    Bleacher Report "The last time we saw the Milwaukee Bucks, they were on the wrong end of a 4-0 series run. After their hot two-game start to the Eastern Conference Finals, Kawhi Leonard and the Toronto Raptors bum-rushed them to close out the series in six. The Bucks' season was an overall..." October 16

  • Top 5 NBA Players Who Were Traded Too Soon

    Fadeaway World "Everyone knows that the NBA is a business. Teams always become impatient with players and would rather get rid of the player than work with him. Sometimes this tactic does work in the team’s favor but there are a few cases as to where the team that made the trade has regretted the..." October 16

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo Favored To Win NBA MVP; Zion Williamson Is Heavy Rookie Of Year Favorite

    Forbes.com "Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo is favored to win his second straight NBA MVP award while New Orleans Pelicans star rookie Zion Williamson is the favorite to be named NBA Rookie of the Year, according to bookmaker.eu. Antetokounmpo won his first MVP after the 2018-19..." October 16

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo, Girlfriend Mariah Danae Riddlesprigger Are Expecting A Baby

    EuroHoops.net "Milwaukee Bucks superstar and reigning NBA MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo will become a father in the upcoming months. The news was revealed by Giannis’ girlfriend Mariah Danae Riddlesprigger via an Instagram post. Riddlesprigger uploaded a photo on her Instagram account that..." October 15

  • 4 Best Trade Packages For Kyle Lowry

    Fadeaway World "Kyle Lowry was the point guard for the NBA Champion Toronto Raptors last season. After bouncing around the league for so long, he found a team where he can flourish with the Raptors. Lowry has become a better player every year, adding a very effective deep-range jumper to a game that was..." October 15

  • Players argued to Adam Silver they would’ve been punished for tweet as costly as Daryl Morey’s

    ESPN "NBA commissioner Adam Silver held a tense meeting with players from the Brooklyn Nets and Los Angeles Lakers last week when he arrived in Shanghai, sources told ESPN's Rachel Nichols. During the meeting, sources said, several prominent players voiced..." October 15

  • Report: LeBron told Silver to speak on China situation before players do

    The Score "In an Oct. 9 meeting that included all members of the Los Angeles Lakers and Brooklyn Nets in Shanghai, LeBron James informed NBA commissioner Adam Silver that it would be unfair for players to speak publicly about the NBA's ongoing dispute with China before..." October 14

  • Tencent restores some NBA games after China controversy

    Larry Brown Sports "There may be a bit of a truce forming between the NBA and some aspects of the China controversy. Chinese technology company Tencent, the NBA’s exclusive digital partner in the country, quietly returned a pair of preseason games to streaming status. " October 14

  • 'It's the dirty little secret that everybody knows about'

    ESPN "IT'S THE AFTERNOON of Feb. 26, during a three-games-in-four-nights stretch, and Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside is on a roll. Tomorrow night, his Heat will host the Golden State Warriors, then fly to Houston to face the Rockets on Feb. 28. But now he's rattling off what time the..." October 14

  • Ranking The Best NBA Scorers By Tiers

    Fadeaway World "The NBA has some incredible scoring talents. This past season, we witnessed some phenomenal scoring feats by the game’s most exciting players from all positions. Thanks to new NBA rules and scoring-based paradigm shifts, teams are looking to put up as many points as possible on the board..." October 14

  • Top 10 Best NBA Scoring Duos Of The 21th Century

    Fadeaway World "Basketball in the NBA has been characterized by high octane offense of late. The Golden State Warriors have been honored with starting the trend of fast, high scoring games with a high volume of three-pointers. With the NBA adapting the rulebook to welcome more of such games, it..." October 12

  • Bucks' Eric Bledsoe Reportedly out Up to 2-3 Weeks with Fractured Rib

    Bleacher Report "Milwaukee Bucks guard Eric Bledsoe is expected to miss up to two to three weeks with a small fracture of his rib, according to Shams Charania of The Athletic and Stadium. Bledsoe exited Wednesday's preseason game against the Utah Jazz after just 11 minutes..." October 11

  • Bucks GM Jon Horst clarifies Eric Bledsoe’s rib injury

    Clutch Points "On Friday morning, news broke that Milwaukee Bucks guard Eric Bledsoe would miss the beginning of the season with a fractured rib. Thankfully, Bucks beat reporter Matt Velasquez spoke to team GM Jon Horst, who clarified the injury is not as bad as it..." October 11

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo Reveals He's Going to Be a Father

    12 Up "The Greek Freak is going to be playing with some added strength in 2020. Milwaukee Bucks star and defending NBA MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo has announced he and his girlfriend Mariah Danae Riddlesprigger are expecting their first child, tacking on the joy to a great last few..." October 11

  • Star Trade Ideas Ahead of Season Start

    Bleacher Report "It's never too early to talk NBA trades, even if the 2019-20 season has yet to start. It's a time for unbridled optimism, but those feelings will quickly turn to desperation as teams begin to fall out of the playoff race. While some star players are likely to be..." October 11

  • Sports agents warn NBA players to avoid China talk as athletes, executives walk ‘fine line’

    CNBC "NBA players have been unusually quiet on China since the nation started severing ties with the league. That may stem from the private advice they are getting from sports agents to tread lightly — or avoid discussing it entirely — if they are asked about the uproar over Hong..." October 11

  • NBA salary cap experts prepping scenarios in which China controversy lowers 2020-21 cap by 10-15%

    Yahoo! Sports "At least five NBA teams are having their salary cap personnel plan for a scenario in which the cap for the 2020-21 season could drop between 10 and 15 percent due to the current situation between the NBA and China, league sources told Yahoo Sports. This is part of the..." October 10

  • Charles Barkley Rips 'Idiots' For Criticizing NBA Over China

    TMZ "Charles Barkley is going scorched earth on "idiots" who are criticizing the NBA's handling of the China situation ... calling people "jackasses" and hypocrites for blasting the league!! The ex-NBA superstar says he can't believe the way people are..." October 10

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo felt ‘like a prisoner’ playing in the FIBA World Cup

    EuroHoops.net "It was just a preseason game, but Giannis Antetokounmpo admitted feeling much more comfortable playing within the NBA rules. The Greek Freak is coming off his participation in the 2019 FIBA World Cup competing under FIBA rules and thoroughly enjoyed the differences NBA brings to the..." October 10

  • Dennis Rodman offers to be NBA's ambassador amid China controversy

    The Score "Dennis Rodman wants to help make peace between the NBA and China. As the fallout continues after Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey's tweet in support of Hong Kong protesters, Rodman posted a video on his Twitter account Wednesday in which he offered to serve as..." October 10

  • Workers forced to re-sand floors for NBA game in China after sponsors pulled out

    Larry Brown Sports "The NBA decided to hold its ground and continue with its scheduled preseason game between the Los Angeles Lakers and Brooklyn Nets in Shanghai on Thursday, but some significant adjustments had to be made before the ball tipped off. Despite the Chinese government canceling all media..." October 10

  • Bucks Could Consider Trading For Chris Paul

    Fadeaway World "The Chris Paul trade front has been very quiet recently as teams around the league prepare to take the stage with the rosters they have. But one NBA analyst recently suggested a deal regarding CP3 that is turning some heads in the community. It involves the Milwaukee..." October 09

  • As impasse over pro-Hong Kong tweet simmers, what's at stake for the NBA in China?

    USA Today "In the late 1980s, when the NBA began making inroads into China, the league sent CCTV NBA games on videotape and told the state-run TV station it could air games at no cost. By 1992, the league had opened an office in Hong Kong, and by 2004, the NBA was playing preseason games in..." October 09

  • NBA players most likely to be traded this season

    Pro Basketball Talk "NBA teams had historically high roster churn this summer. With so many newcomers around the league, there are fewer than usual obvious in-season trade candidates entering the year. But a few still stand out: Nene (Rockets) The NBA nixed the Rockets’..." October 09

  • Chinese apparel brand ANTA halts contract negotiations with NBA

    SI "The Chinese shoe company Anta Sports said it will suspend contract renewal negotiations with the NBA, according to Reuters.  Anta's move is the latest in a series of backlashes to a tweet in support of Hong Kong protestors by Rockets general manager Daryl..." October 09

  • Sterling Brown's lawyers want judge to reject $400K settlement offer by city

    ESPN "Attorneys for Milwaukee Bucks guard Sterling Brown have asked a federal judge to reject a $400,000 settlement offer of judgment from the city of Milwaukee. "Mr. Brown deserves more than a mere apology," his lawyer, Mark Thomsen, told ESPN's The..." October 09

  • Adam Silver shows NBA will only go so far in making nice with China

    USA Today "When NBA Commissioner Adam Silver went to the podium in Tokyo on Tuesday to answer questions about the international crisis his league has found itself in the middle of, he had already made an important choice.  Instead of continuing acquiescence to..." October 08

  • Will NBA games in China be cancelled? Nation pulls plug on airing games, celebrities boycott

    USA Today "China will not air two preseason NBA games scheduled in China this week on TV and the Internet after NBA commissioner Adam Silver’s latest comments in Tokyo showing unwavering support for free speech and the growing rift between the league and China. There is concern..." October 08

  • Adam Silver Going to Shanghai to Salvage Relationship with China

    TMZ "NBA commissioner Adam Silver is going to Shanghai to try and repair the league's relationship with China ... but says he won't bend when it comes to protecting freedom of expression. "The NBA will not put itself in a position of regulating what players,..." October 08

  • Rich Paul claims Bucks would have made NBA Finals if they swapped Giannis Antetokounmpo for Anthony Davis

    Clutch Points "Rich Paul had plenty to say about his Klutch Sports client, Los Angeles Lakers star Anthony Davis, in an interview with ESPN’s Dave McMenamin. Paul lauded Davis for his greatness, but perhaps went a bit too far with his praise. The known superstar agent prompted that..." October 08

  • Can Giannis Antetokounmpo repeat as MVP?

    Pro Basketball Talk "The Eastern Conference is as wide open as the Western Conference. Although the Raptors are still slated to be a playoff contender, they are not strong suitors to take home the Larry O’Brien trophy for the second year in a row. That opens up things for Giannis Antetokounmpo in..." October 05

  • Paul Pierce Predicts Bucks Will Win 2020 NBA Title

    Fadeaway World "In a recent interview with Submission Radio, NBA legend and league analyst Paul Pierce made a bold prediction regarding the 2020 NBA Championship. “I’m going to go with the Milwaukee Bucks,” Pierce said, per NESN. “Greek Freak (Antetokounmpo), I believe..." October 05

  • Adam Silver hopes to launch pro league in India

    EuroHoops.net "NBA commissioner Adam Silver plans to create a professional basketball league in India that will be reminiscent of the Basketball Africa League (launching in 2020), The Undefeated’s Marc J. Spears reports. “There’s a serious consideration to the launch of a..." October 04

  • The NBA is playing in India for the first time ever

    CNN "The National Basketball Association (NBA) has arrived in India. Two NBA teams -- the Sacramento Kings and the Indiana Pacers -- will go head to head in two preseason games on Friday and Saturday in Mumbai. It's not just the first ever NBA game in India -- it's the first time..." October 04

  • Malcolm Brogdon is on the Pacers. How will the Bucks replace his production?

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "There was a lot of talk during the Milwaukee Bucks' media day Monday about the key pieces returning from the team that reached Game 6 of last season's Eastern Conference finals. The notable exception is guard Malcolm Brogdon, who was sent to the Indiana Pacers in a..." October 02

  • Ahead of Giannis Antetokounmpo's supermax summer, the Bucks are counting on continuity

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "In the era of player empowerment, continuity is the exception in today's NBA. This summer the league's deck was reshuffled as superstars and role players alike found new homes and set the stage for a newfound parity within the league. By and large, though, those..." October 02

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo Receiving 3-Point Shooting Tips From Kyle Korver

    Real GM Basketball "Giannis Antetokounmpo said he's looking forward to receiving 3-point shooting tips from Kyle Korver. "It's really important [that] I always try to talk to him a little bit ... He's not trying to get in your head or overstep and talk too much to you. Whenever he gives..." October 02

  • Ranking The Best NBA Point Guards By Tiers

    Fadeaway World "The point guard position has changed tremendously over the past decade. The player in this position is no longer required to just run the plays, and lead the team’s offense every night. They must also score the ball, and are often the best scorers on their respective teams! Some..." October 01

  • Lakers, Kings, Suns join Teams Of Despair

    Pro Basketball Talk "Nearly every NBA team was good, is good or will be good. Teams often follow a general lifecycle. They’re young/bad then prime/good then old/bad then start over at the beginning. Teams usually advance through each stage quickly enough that rosters overlap. But not every..." October 01

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo: Free-agency talk 'disrespectful' to Bucks teammates

    ESPN "It didn't take long for Giannis Antetokounmpo to address the elephant in the interview room at Fiserv Forum. "I'm not gonna talk about it a lot this season, and I'm not going to try to address it," said Antetokounmpo, the NBA's reigning MVP, of what..." September 30

  • Allen Iverson Is Pissed About ESPN’s Top 100 Players Ranking

    Philly Voice "Ask almost anyone under 40 whether Allen Iverson is a top 50 all-time NBA player, and they would probably look at you like you're crazy for questioning it. Even with a sound methodology and a full review of the history of the NBA, any and every player ranking is ultimately going..." September 30

  • Warriors Could Explore Trade Involving D’Angelo Russell And Giannis Antetokounmpo

    Fadeaway World "The Greek Freak has spoken much about “home.” He does not care about the big fancy cities or the media circus that comes with it. To him, his place in Milwaukee, and his family with Bucks, demands absolute loyalty — loyalty that he is happy to give. But there has..." September 30

  • Team USA’s Jerry Colangelo: ‘Our focus is apparently on the Olympics, I expected a different response’

    Clutch Points "USA Basketball managing director Jerry Colangelo showed a distinct disappointment after witnessing the wave of withdrawals from consideration for the recent FIBA 2019 World Cup and a subsequent enthusiastic desire from players to be considered for the upcoming 2020 Tokyo Olympics. It..." September 30

  • Stephen A. Smith: ‘Giannis Antetokounmpo Was Exposed By Kawhi Leonard’

    Hot New Hip Hop "ESPN recently released their annual Top 100 NBA players list ahead of the new season, and naturally there was plenty of debate about where each player ranked on the list. Zion Williamson checking in higher than Klay Thompson certainly raised some eyebrows, as did the order..." September 29

  • NBA amends tampering guidelines for players, team officials

    The Score "The NBA has sent a memo to teams regarding its amended tampering guidelines, according to The Athletic's Shams Charania. Any player who induces another to demand a trade will be deemed as violating the rules. However, isolated comments by a team official praising a player..." September 27