10:29 AM EDT, Fri July 01, 2022
Brew Hoop 9 hours ago
At Long Last, The Bucks Are No Longer Paying Larry Sanders (!!!)

At Long Last, The Bucks Are No Longer Paying Larry Sanders (!!!)

Photo by Cameron Browne/NBAE via Jon Leuer just came off the books too Way back in 2013, the Bucks completed a rookie scale extension with then-24-year-old, third-year center Larry Sanders (a.k.a. LARRY SANDERS!!!) worth $44m over 4 years. Coming off a breakout year where he finished second in the NBA in blocks per game (behind Serge Ibaka, no less) and third in Most Improved Player voting. Sanders was well-liked by the fan base at the time and with his sensational rim protection, it seemed like a good bit of business. Things went south within a matter of months,...
Behind the Buck Pass 12 hours ago

Reactions to Milwaukee Bucks re-signing Jevon Carter on two-year deal

According to Shams Charania of The Athletic, free agent guard Jevon Carter has agreed to a two-year deal to return to the Milwaukee Bucks. Carter was a late season addition for the Bucks last season and will now stick around with the combo guard reportedly choosing to stay in Milwaukee as an unrestricted free agent. […] Reactions to Milwaukee Bucks re-signing Jevon Carter on two-year deal - Behind the Buck Pass - Behind the Buck Pass - A Milwaukee Bucks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinions and More
Behind the Buck Pass 14 hours ago

Reactions to Wesley Matthews agreeing to return to Milwaukee Bucks

Lots of Milwaukee Bucks fans were hoping for the team to bring the band back together, and the team has given them their wish early on in free agency. The Athletic’s Shams Charania reports that the team is bringing back Wesley Matthews on a one-year deal. The Bucks have been busy in the early minutes of […] Reactions to Wesley Matthews agreeing to return to Milwaukee Bucks - Behind the Buck Pass - Behind the Buck Pass - A Milwaukee Bucks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinions and More
Milwaukee Bucks retain backcourt depth by re-signing ex-Marquette star Wesley Matthews

Milwaukee Bucks retain backcourt depth by re-signing ex-Marquette star Wesley Matthews

The Milwaukee Bucks are bringing back Madison native and Marquette alumnus Wesley Matthews for the 2022-23 season.       
Behind the Buck Pass 15 hours ago

Reactions to the Milwaukee Bucks signing free agent Joe Ingles

The Milwaukee Bucks began free agency by expectedly re-signing a trio of vets in Bobby Portis, Wesley Matthews, and Jevon Carter, but there was a surprise signing in there as well. As first reported by Renae Ingles, her husband, Joe Ingles, is signing a one-year deal with the Bucks. Yahoo! Sports’ insider Chris Haynes followed that up […] Reactions to the Milwaukee Bucks signing free agent Joe Ingles - Behind the Buck Pass - Behind the Buck Pass - A Milwaukee Bucks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinions and More
Milwaukee Bucks retain more of their own by re-signing defensive-minded guard Jevon Carter

Milwaukee Bucks retain more of their own by re-signing defensive-minded guard Jevon Carter

The Milwaukee Bucks, in addition to bringing back Bobby Portis, Wesley Matthews and signing Joe Ingles, also returned Jevon Carter.       
Milwaukee Bucks adding former Jazz sharp-shooter Joe Ingles in free agency

Milwaukee Bucks adding former Jazz sharp-shooter Joe Ingles in free agency

The Milwaukee Bucks are signing former Jazz forward Joe Ingles, an elite 3-point shooter coming off injury.       
Behind the Buck Pass 15 hours ago

Reactions to Bobby Portis’ four-year contract with Milwaukee Bucks

It was always the expectation that Bobby Portis would return to the Milwaukee Bucks, but the news became official today. Multiple sources, including ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported minutes after free agency opened on Thursday that Portis will return to the Bucks on a 4-year, $49 million contract. Reactions to Bobby Portis returning to the Milwaukee […] Reactions to Bobby Portis’ four-year contract with Milwaukee Bucks - Behind the Buck Pass - Behind the Buck Pass - A Milwaukee Bucks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinions and More
Brew Hoop 16 hours ago
Report: Bucks Sign Joe Ingles in Free Agency

Report: Bucks Sign Joe Ingles in Free Agency

Photo by Alex Goodlett/ The 34-year old Aussie forward is coming off a torn ACL. The beginning of NBA free agency is always a wild ride, and we certainly got a shocker today when we found out that the Milwaukee Bucks are reportedly bringing in Joe Ingles. BREAKING NEWS: Sources very close to free agent @Joeingles7 can confirm that he has agreed to a one-year deal with the Milwaukee Bucks. CEO of the house, Renae Ingles, is thrilled for Joe and their family. Joe himself, is said to be very bucking happy.#nba #nbanews pic.twitter.com/4yra9gQst3— Renae Ingles...
Brew Hoop 16 hours ago
Report: Wes Matthews and Jevon Carter Return to Milwaukee Bucks

Report: Wes Matthews and Jevon Carter Return to Milwaukee Bucks

Welcome back Wessy Wes and Jevon Wesley Matthews won’t have to sit out the start of this NBA season, as the Milwaukee Bucks have agreed to bring him back on a one-year deal per Shams. Free agent Wesley Matthews has agreed to a one-year deal to return to the Milwaukee Bucks, sources tell @TheAthletic @Stadium.— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) June 30, 2022 Meanwhile, he’ll come alongside a running mate from last year too, with Jevon Carter signing a two-year deal to head back to the 414, per Shams. Free agent guard Jevon Carter has agreed to a two-year deal to...
Bobby Portis agrees in principle to re-sign with Milwaukee Bucks for 4 years, $49 million

Bobby Portis agrees in principle to re-sign with Milwaukee Bucks for 4 years, $49 million

Bobby Portis agrees in principle to re-sign with Milwaukee Bucks       
Brew Hoop 16 hours ago
Report: Bobby Portis Re-Signs With Bucks

Report: Bobby Portis Re-Signs With Bucks

David Butler II-USA TODAY Sports The 4-year, $49m contract was widely expected It took hardly 5 minutes for the Bucks to deliver on priority number one this offseason, as fan-favorite big man Bobby Portis agreed to terms on a 4-year, $49m contract to remain in Milwaukee, as many expected. Free agent F Bobby Portis is returning to the Milwaukee Bucks on a 4-year, $49M contract, his agent Mark Bartelstein of @PrioritySports tells ESPN.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) June 30, 2022 Free agent Bobby Portis has agreed to a four-year, $49 million deal to return to the...
Brew Hoop 16 hours ago
NBA Free Agency Open Thread

NBA Free Agency Open Thread

Photo by Adam Glanzman/ The deals are set to tipoff at 5:00 pm Central It’s NBA silly season time, with the Free Agency period set to topple over dominoes both big and small across #ThisLeague. There doesn’t appear to be all that much ahead for your Milwaukee Bucks during this generally chaotic time, but it doesn’t hurt to be prepared for all the options available. The most notable questions for Milwaukee after Pat Connaughton opted into his player option are: Will Bobby Portis re-sign, and for how much? Will Wes Matthews and/or Jevon Carter return? Will...
Behind the Buck Pass 23 hours ago

Reactions to the Milwaukee Bucks’ interest in free agent JaVale McGee

NBA free agency is officially set to begin at 5:00 pm CST tonight, and the Milwaukee Bucks are reportedly looking at a household name. According to Arizona Sports’ John Gambadoro, the Bucks are among a handful of teams that are expressing interest in free agent big man JaVale McGee. Gambadoro notes that McGee is seeking multiple years […] Reactions to the Milwaukee Bucks’ interest in free agent JaVale McGee - Behind the Buck Pass - Behind the Buck Pass - A Milwaukee Bucks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinions and More
Behind the Buck Pass Jun 30, 2022

3 under-the-radar free agents to pursue for Milwaukee Bucks

With NBA free agency right around the corner, the Milwaukee Bucks will have their eyes set on strengthening the supporting cast around Giannis Antetokounmpo, Khris Middleton, and Jrue Holiday as they seek a return to the summit of the league. While Bobby Portis should be the main priority for the Bucks with other pending free […] 3 under-the-radar free agents to pursue for Milwaukee Bucks - Behind the Buck Pass - Behind the Buck Pass - A Milwaukee Bucks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinions and More

Bucks Player News

  • 7 Bobby Portis

    Bobby Portis

    Reactions to Bobby Portis’ four-year contract with Milwaukee Bucks

  • 6 Wesley Matthews

    Wesley Matthews

    Reactions to Wesley Matthews agreeing to return to Milwaukee Bucks

  • 6 Jevon Carter

    Jevon Carter

    Reactions to Milwaukee Bucks re-signing Jevon Carter on two-year deal

  • 1 Giannis Antetokounmpo

    Giannis Antetokounmpo

    Bobby Portis returns to Giannis Antetokounmpo, Bucks on 4-year, $49 million deal

  • 1 Pat Connaughton

    Pat Connaughton

    NBA Free Agency Open Thread

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