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Christian Wood Agrees To Sign With Bucks

Aug 14, 2018 11:39 PM

Christian Wood has agreed to sign with the Milwaukee Bucks.

Wood played for the Bucks in Summer League and was an All-Tournament First Team selection.

Wood last played in the NBA in 16-17 with the Charlotte Hornets.

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Bucks Agree To Sign Shabazz Muhammad

Aug 13, 2018 10:49 PM

Shabazz Muhammad has agreed to sign with the Milwaukee Bucks.

Muhammad finished the 17-18 season with the Bucks after he was waived by the Minnesota Timberwolves.

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RealGM Radio: Nate Duncan, Dan Feldman On The Central Division

Aug 8, 2018 3:18 AM

Host Danny Leroux (@DannyLeroux), Nate Duncan of the Dunc’d On Basketball Podcast (@NateDuncanNBA) and Dan Feldman of NBC’s Pro Basketball Talk (@DanFeldmanNBA) break down the Central Division.

They discuss how the Bucks, Bulls, Cavs, Pacers and Pistons fared in the off-season and predict the season to come, including projected finish, breakout players and rookies they are most excited to see.

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Bucks Sign Jordan Barnett To Camp Deal

Aug 7, 2018 8:16 PM

The Milwaukee Bucks have signed Jordan Barnett to a training camp contract. 

Barnett, 22, appeared in all five of the Bucks’ Las Vegas Summer League games in July and averaged 6.0 points, 3.6 rebounds and 1.6 assists in 18.6 minutes per game. The 6-foot-7 forward went undrafted in the 2018 NBA Draft after playing the final two seasons of his collegiate career with Missouri after transferring from Texas.

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Bucks Waive Brandon Jennings

Aug 1, 2018 5:11 PM

The Milwaukee Bucks have waived Brandon Jennings.

Jennings was on a non-guaranteed deal in 18-19 worth $2.2 million.

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Bucks Sign Brandon McCoy, Travis Trice To Camp Contracts

Jul 31, 2018 6:03 PM

The Milwaukee Bucks have signed free agent center Brandon McCoy and guard Travis Trice to training camp contracts. 

McCoy, 20, played one season at UNLV and was named the 2017-18 Mountain West Freshman of the Year after setting conference freshman records in both points (16.9) and rebounds (10.3) per game. McCoy also averaged 1.8 blocks per game for the Runnin’ Rebels, which ranked second in the Mountain West Conference, and shot 54.5 percent from the field, which was third-best in the conference. He was a finalist for the 2017-18 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Center of the Year Award and made the 2017-18 John R. Wooden Award Midseason Top 25 list for Player of the Year. The 6-11 center appeared in two games for the Bucks 2018 Summer League entry in Las Vegas.

Trice, 25, averaged 8.8 points, 4.0 assists and 3.2 rebounds in the five Bucks 2018 Summer League games. He played the last two seasons in the NBL (Australia and New Zealand) with the Cairns Taipans (2016-17) and Brisbane Bullets (2017-18). He has also played with the Westchester Knicks of the NBA G League in 2015-16 and 2017. The Springfield, Ohio, native played collegiately at Michigan State (2011-2015).

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Bucks Sign Jaylen Morris To Two-Way Contract

Jul 31, 2018 4:58 PM

The Milwaukee Bucks have signed guard Jaylen Morris to a Two-Way contract. 

Morris, 22, appeared in six games with the Atlanta Hawks last season and averaged 4.7 points, 2.7 rebounds and 1.2 assists in 16.4 minutes per game. He was called up to the Hawks from their G League affiliate, the Erie BayHawks, after he played and started 39 games for the BayHawks and averaged 12.6 points, 4.8 rebounds, 2.4 assists and 1.2 steals in 31.4 minutes per contest while shooting 51.7 percent from the field.

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Bucks Sign Trevon Duval To Two-Way Deal

Jul 24, 2018 4:01 PM

The Milwaukee Bucks have agreed to sign Trevon Duval to a two-way contract.

Duval went undrafted in 2018 out of Duke.

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Bucks Sign Travis Trice To Camp Deal

Jul 23, 2018 4:08 PM

The Milwaukee Bucks have agreed to sign Travis Trice to a camp deal.

Trice played for the Bucks in Summer League in each of the past two years.

Trice went undrafted out of Michigan State in 2015 and has spent time in the G League, Australia and Lebanon. 

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Bucks Won't Bring Back Marshall Plumlee On Two-Way Contract

Jul 17, 2018 9:28 AM

The Milwaukee Bucks no longer have Marshall Plumlee on a two-way contract.

As they did with Plumlee, the Bucks extended a qualifying offer to two-way guard Xavier Munford in late June.

Plumlee joined the Bucks and Wisconsin Herd on a two-way deal in January.

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Jabari Parker Signs Two-Year, $40M Deal With Bulls
The second year of Jabari Parker's deal is an option for the Bulls.

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Jabari Parker On Verge Of Two-Year, $40M Deal With Bulls
The Bucks have pulled their qualifying offer to Jabari Parker.

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Jabari Parker, Bulls Progressing Towards Offer Sheet
Jabari Parker and the Bulls are still discussing a number of topics.

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Jabari Parker Has Interest In Signing With Bulls
Jabari Parker is from Chicago and the Bulls are one of the only teams with cap space.

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Bucks Agree To Sign Brook Lopez To One-Year, $3.4M Deal
Brook Lopez projects to become Milwaukee's starting center.

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Thon Maker One Of 13 Ejections After Brawl Between Australia, Philippines
Thon Maker entered the situation trying to defend his teammates and break things up.

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Bucks Guarantee Brandon Jennings' Contract At $2.2M
Brandon Jennings joined the Bucks at the end of last season after playing in China.

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Ersan Ilyasova Agrees Upon Three-Year, $21M Deal With Bucks
Ersan Ilyasova finished last season with the 76ers.

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Kings Interested In Jabari Parker, Mario Hezonja
Mario Hezonja is an unrestricted free agent and has ties to Peja Stojakovic.

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Hawks Pulled Out Of Trade With Bucks After Donte DiVincenzo Pick Leaked
The Hawks had a deal in place to acquire the No. 17 pick from the Bucks in exchange for a draft pick.

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Donnie Nelson Advocated For Luka Doncic As He Did Giannis Antetokounmpo In 2013
The last time Donnie Nelson advocated to Mark Cuban to trade up for a player prior to Luka Doncic, it was for Antetokounmpo.

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2018 NBA Draft: Full Results
The Suns have selected Deandre Ayton first overall.

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Bucks Looking To Trade Down, Unload Matthew Dellavedova
Matthew Dellavedova is owed $19.2 million over the final two seasons on his deal.

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Bucks Sign Seven-Year, $200M Local TV Deal
With 4 percent annual escalators, the contract averages around $30 million per year.

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Mike Budenholzer Chose Bucks Over Raptors Due To Difference In Expectations
The Raptors are still conducting their head coaching search.

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Bucks Hire Charles Lee As Assistant Coach
Charles Lee will follow Mike Budenholzer to the Bucks.

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Milwaukee Police Apologizes For Treatment Of Sterling Brown
Sterling Brown plans on suing the Milwaukee police department.

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Mike Budenholzer Agrees To Become Head Coach Of Bucks
Mike Budenohlzer met with Giannis Antetokounmpo and Khris Middleton earlier on Wednesday.

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Mike Budenholzer Meets With Giannis Antetokounmpo, Khris Middleton
Mike Budenholzer is believed to prefer Milwaukee's job over the Raptors.

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Mike Budenholzer Believed To Prefer Job With Bucks Over Raptors
Mike Budenholzer has been a candidate for at least four separate jobs this offseason.

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