Articles about Mike Budenholzer

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FIFTY years since their last championship and 46 since their trade of Kareem Abdul-Jabbar banished them to nearly four decades of irrelevancy, the Milwaukee Bucks are champions of the NBA once again. In overcoming multiple 2-0 deficits during their postseason ...
Jul 24, 2021
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MILWAUKEE - Giannis Antetokounmpo ended one of the greatest NBA Finals ever with 50 points - and a championship Milwaukee waited 50 years to win again.Antetokounmpo had 50 points, 14 rebounds and five blocked shots as the Bucks beat the Phoenix Suns 105- ...
Jul 21, 2021
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PHOENIX - Giannis Antetokounmpo and his bum left knee bulldozed through the Phoenix Suns defense for most of Thursday night, once again giving the Milwaukee Bucks more than they could have dreamed in these NBA Finals.The problem for Milwaukee is he' ...
Jul 10, 2021
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ATLANTA - The Milwaukee Bucks proved they were good enough to wrap up the Eastern Conference finals without their best player.Now the Bucks face a quick turnaround before Game 1 of the NBA Finals at the Phoenix Suns on Tuesday night (Wednesday ...
Jul 4, 2021
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MILWAUKEE - The Milwaukee Bucks believe their offseason roster overhaul made them a better 3-point shooting team.Their recent efficiency from beyond the arc bears that out.Giannis Antetokounmpo had 29 points, 12 rebounds and eight assists and the Milwaukee Bucks used ...
Jan 2, 2021
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MIAMI - Milwaukee coach Mike Budenholzer offered a simple assessment of some of the scores that he's seen in the early days of this NBA season."It's strange," Budenholzer said.He's not wrong.There have been only ...
Dec 30, 2020
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MILWAUKEE - Milwaukee Bucks coach Mike Budenholzer has added former Charlotte Bobcats and Loyola Marymount coach Mike Dunlap along with Josh Oppenheimer as assistants.Dunlap coached Loyola Marymount for the last six seasons and posted an 81-108 record. Loyola Marymount athletic director ...
Nov 18, 2020
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MILWAUKEE Bucks players and the team's coach said on Tuesday (Wednesday, Manila time) they were disappointed that the Wisconsin Legislature didn't take action on policing reform bills during a special session on Monday called by Gov. Tony Evers." ...
Sep 2, 2020
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COACH Mike Budenholzer is confident Eric Bledsoe will be able to rejoin the Milwaukee Bucks sooner than later."The NBA has protocols that I think are trying to keep us all in our best place, our safest, to have a positive experience," ...
Jul 20, 2020
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MILWAUKEE Bucks coach Mike Budenholzer confirmed that Eric Bledsoe tested positive for COVID-19, and remains cautiously optimistic the veteran point guard will be ready for the restart of the season."With the virus, you're never sure," Budenholzer said on ...
Jul 18, 2020
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WITH NBA games indefinitely on hold, there has been a lot of discussion about postseason possibilities - including by coaches around the league.They're preparing for what a resumption of the season that was shut down March 11 could look like ...
Apr 7, 2020
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MILWAUKEE - The NBA-leading Milwaukee Bucks remain confident the coronavirus pandemic won't put a permanent halt to the season and that they'll get to resume chasing their first league title in nearly half a century.The Bucks had a league- ...
Apr 2, 2020
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MILWAUKEE - Milwaukee Bucks coach Mike Budenholzer dug into his team after Thursday night's win (Friday, Manila time).Giannis Antetokounmpo had 32 points and 17 rebounds, Khris Middleton scored 23 and the Bucks held off the Boston Celtics, 128-123, despite ...
Jan 17, 2020
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MILWAUKEE - San Antonio kept Giannis Antetokounmpo under control for one half.Then the third quarter started.The Milwaukee star opened it with a layup on an aggressive move to the basket and scored 19 of his game-high 32 points in the ...
Jan 5, 2020
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MILWAUKEE - The Milwaukee Bucks were happy to get another win though they know they didn't play up to their standards.Giannis Antetokounmpo had 32 points and 17 rebounds, and the Bucks held off a strong challenge from short-handed Minnesota in ...
Jan 2, 2020
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ATLANTA - The NBA-leading Milwaukee Bucks had more enough depth and skill without without Giannis Antetokounmpo to overwhelm the league-worst Atlanta Hawks."I think this was a pretty complete game by our group," Milwaukee coach Mike Budenholzer said. "The defense stood ...
Dec 28, 2019
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SANTA MONICA, California - Milwaukee's Mike Budenholzer has won Coach of the Year honors for the second time in his career at the NBA Awards on Monday (Tuesday, Manila time).He guided the Bucks to a 60-22 record in the ...
Jun 25, 2019
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THE Memphis Grizzlies finally filled their coaching vacancy by hiring Milwaukee Bucks assistant Taylor Jenkins.The Grizzlies will introduce Jenkins at news conference on Wednesday (Thursday, Manila time)."Taylor has an excellent coaching pedigree, and we are confident he will lay the ...
Jun 12, 2019
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TORONTO - There's no escaping the reality of what's at stake when the Toronto Raptors host the Milwaukee Bucks in Game Six of the Eastern Conference finals on Saturday night (Sunday, Manila time).The surging Raptors have won three ...
May 25, 2019
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MILWAUKEE - The Bucks are back in Milwaukee looking to regain momentum in the Eastern Conference finals.Coach Mike Budenholzer believes the play of his bench will be a major factor in what happens in Game Five on Thursday (Friday, Manila time).The ...
May 23, 2019
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BOSTON - When Giannis Antetokounmpo picked up his fourth foul early in the third quarter of a tie game, the Boston Celtics sensed a chance to pull away.Instead, Milwaukee took control.Of the game, and the series.Antetokounmpo watched the Bucks bench ...
May 7, 2019
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