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Micheal Eric To Sign Deal With Bucks

Free agent center-forward Micheal Eric has agreed to a minimum salary deal with the Milwaukee Bucks, league sources told RealGM.

Eric, a 6-foot-11 big man who went undrafted in 2012 out of Temple University, has previously signed a contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers and will go to training camp with the Bucks.

In his senior season at Temple, Eric averaged nine points, nearly nine rebounds and two blocks per game.

Eric, 26, spent part of last season with the Texas Legends of the NBA D-League.

Via Shams Charania/RealGM

Bucks Expect To Keep Larry Sanders Part Of Future Plans

Larry Sanders missed most of the 2013-14 season due to injuries, but the Milwaukee Bucks still believe in the center as part of their future plans.

Sanders will start his four-year extension this season.

"Absolutely. Yeah, yeah. Larry is in our future plans," assistant GM David Morway said. "We are hopeful that this year Larry gets back to being the basketball player that he was two years ago. He is a defensive presence and a game changer on the court.

"So when you have his length along with Giannis, Jabari Parker, John Henson and then Zaza Pachulia, Damien Inglis, who is very long, and if you play Khris Middleton at the two... We are a fairly long team. We've got good experience with OJ Mayo, Jerryd Bayless... And we like Kendall Marshall. So we are excited for next year."

Via David Alarcon/HoopsHype

Elijah Millsap Signs Non-Guaranteed Deal With Bucks

Free agent forward Elijah Millsap has signed a non-guaranteed deal to attend training camp with the Milwaukee Bucks, his agent Daniel Hazan told RealGM.

Millsap, the younger brother of NBA All-Star Paul Millsap, had an impressive stint with the Philadelphia 76ers’ entry in the NBA's July summer league — averaging 11 points, 4.4 rebounds and 2.8 steals per game.

Millsap, 27, finished his collegiate career as a junior at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, and went undrafted in 2010.

The 6-foot-6 swingman previously signed two NBA contracts, with the Oklahoma City Thunder in 2010 and Los Angeles Lakers in 2011, but has played most of the past four seasons in the NBA D-League.

Via Shams Charania/RealGM

Wes Edens Primarily Responsible For Running Bucks

While Marc Lasry is a co-owner of the Milwaukee Bucks with Wes Edens, Lasry said it was Edens who is the managing partner of the team and acts as the team's governor at NBA owner meetings.

"I'm not the person running the team," Lasry said.

Lasry said Edens was spending more time on the Bucks than he was. 

Via Don Walker/Journal Sentinel

Damien Inglis Signs Multi-Year Deal With Bucks

The Milwaukee Bucks have signed the 31st selection of the 2014 NBA Draft, Damien Inglis, to a multi-year contract.

A native of Cayenne in French Guiana, Inglis played last season with Roanne as a rookie in France’s top league, Pro A, where he averaged 4.6 points and 3.6 rebounds in 27 games. Inglis grabbed a career-best 11 rebounds vs. Strasbourg and scored in double figures in three straight games in December. He began his career at INSEP in France and averaged 10.1 points, 5.1 rebounds and 2.1 assists over three seasons from 2010-13.

Inglis competed in the 2014 Nike Hoop Summit and has played for France in the U18, U17 and U16 European Championships.

Via RealGM Staff Report

Clippers Trade Jared Dudley, 1st Round Pick To Bucks For Carlos Delfino, Miroslav Raduljica

The Los Angeles Clippers have traded Jared Dudley to the Milwaukee Bucks for Carlos Delfino and Miroslav Raduljica, according to a source.

The Clippers will also trade a future first round draft pick to the Bucks.

Delfino will likely miss the entire 2014-15 season.

Via Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Bucks Expected To Soon Sign Damien Inglis

Damien Inglis expected to be a first round pick before he broke his foot in a workout in Oklahoma City Thunder.

Inglis was drafted 36th overall by the Milwaukee Bucks.

"I was surprised but I was so happy for that," Inglis said of being chosen by Milwaukee. "The Bucks are a young team, and I'm so glad to be part of this project."

Inglis will be in training camp with the Bucks.

Inglis has a 7-3 wingspan and exhibits good footwork, and scouts believe he can be a quality defender in the NBA.

"My game is all about being versatile," Inglis said. "I try to be an all-around player.

"My first strength might be rebounding. Defense, passing the ball. That's the stuff I can bring to a team right now.

"I've got to work on decision-making, my shooting game. I'm in some good hands. I've got coach (Jason) Kidd and the Bucks organization."

Inglis has not signed a contract yet but said he expects to do that relatively soon. He will return to France before coming back to Milwaukee in late August or early September.

"Then I will start playing basketball, finally, after a summer without playing," Inglis said. "I miss basketball."

Via Charles F. Gardner/Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Bucks Claim Kendall Marshall Off Waivers

The Milwaukee Bucks have been awarded the contract of guard Kendall Marshall on a waiver claim.

Marshall was waived by the Los Angeles Lakers on July 18.

Appearing in 54 games for the Lakers in 2013-14, Marshall, 22, averaged 8.0 points, 8.8 assists and 2.9 rebounds per contest. In his best stretch of the season in January, he tallied at least 10 assists and scored at least 10 points in five consecutive games. He ranked fifth in the NBA in assist-to-turnover ratio (3.18) and shot a career-high 39.9 percent from the 3-point arc. Prior to being called up by the Lakers, Marshall appeared in seven games for the Delaware 87ers of the NBA D-League and averaged 19.4 points, 9.6 assists and 4.7 rebounds.

Via RealGM Staff Report

Bucks To Claim Kendall Marshall Off Waivers

The Milwaukee Bucks will claim Kendall Marshall off waivers, according to sources.

The Los Angeles Lakers released Marshall on Friday and had reportedly hoped to re-sign him if he cleared waivers.

Marshall will add passing to the Bucks' backcourt.

Via Marc Stein/ESPN

Bucks Close To Deal With Jerryd Bayless

The Milwaukee Bucks are close to a deal with Jerryd Bayless.

Bayless finished this past season with the Boston Celtics following a trade from the Memphis Grizzlies.

Via Marc Stein/ESPN

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Julyan Stone In Discussions With 76ers, Kings, Bucks

Julyan Stone has started strong discussions with the 76ers, Kings and Bucks on a new deal, a league source told RealGM.

Bucks Hire Joe Prunty As Top Assistant Coach

Joe Prunty was an assistant coach last season with the Nets.

76ers, Bucks Interested In Trading For Jeremy Lin

The Rockets plan on trading away Jeremy Lin in order to free up cap space.

Bucks, Nets Reach Deal On Jason Kidd

Jason Kidd will become head coach of the Bucks, replacing Larry Drew.

Bucks Only Offering Head Coaching Job To Jason Kidd

The Bucks interviewed Jason Kidd in New York on Friday.

Jason Kidd Loses Power Play With Nets, Given Permission To Interview With Bucks

Jason Kidd has received permission to speak with the Bucks.

Jabari Parker Happy With Bucks, Wants To ‘Stick With One Team’

It was no secret that Bucks and Jabari Parker shared mutual interest and the relationship became official on Thursday when the club drafted him with the No. 2 pick.

Parker Expects To Be Drafted 2nd Overall By Bucks

Jabari Parker said that the Bucks told him they would select him at No. 2 if he remains on the board.

Bucks Rule Out Embiid, Comfortable Taking Parker Or Wiggins

The Bucks will select either Jabari Parker or Andrew Wiggins depending on who is still available after the first overall pick.

Jabari Parker Prefers Bucks Over Cavaliers

One source thought Jabari Parker "tanked" his workout with the Cavaliers.

Kings Interested In Schröder, Knight With No. 8 Pick As Trade Chip

The Kings are looking to add a player that can contribute in a meaningful way immediately.

Exum Seen As Bucks' Wild Card With Plan To Move Knight To SG

Dante Exum will have a workout for the Bucks this weekend.

Knicks Target Bucks, 76ers As Possible Trade Partners To Acquire Draft Pick

The Knicks will attempt to trade for a second round draft pick by purchasing a selection.

Cavaliers Win NBA Lottery; Bucks Pick 2nd, 76ers 3rd

The Cavaliers have won the NBA Lottery for the third time in four seasons.

Bucks' Sale To Edens, Lasry To Be Approved By NBA On Thursday

There was a push to have an extra thorough vetting process of new owners following the Donald Sterling scandal, according to sources.

Bucks Work Out Ben Brust, Jake Thomas, Mike Moser, Taylor Braun

Ben Brust, Jake Thomas, Mike Moser and Taylor Braun are prospects for the June NBA Draft.

Knight: Bucks' Top Pick Must Work Hard, Use 13-14 Season As Motivation

Brandon Knight wants the Bucks' top pick to have a strong work ethic and be cognizant of the team's 15-67 campaign.

NBA Can Buy Back Bucks If No Arena Deal In Place By Nov. 2017

If a deal to build a new arena is not in place by November 2017, the NBA has the right to buy back the Bucks from incoming owners Wesley Edens and Mark Lasry.

New Bucks' Owners Hope To Follow Model Of Spurs, Thunder

Wesley Edens and Marc Lasry acknowledged that they will be inheriting a franchise with the worst record in the NBA, a small market and the need for a new arena.

Spurs, Clippers, Thunder, Heat, Warriors Finish In Top-5 In Efficiency Differential

The Spurs scored 110.5 points per 100 possession while allowing 102.4 points per 100 possessions.
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