Category: John Salmons

Brandon Jennings: “This year I have got to be more of a leader because I know what is expected of us.”

Tuesday, June 29th, 2010

The age requirement enacted by the NBA has forced high school players to think about getting an education, at least for one year.  A lot of people have let their frustrations be known about it but I think that it is a good idea.  The quality of play in the ...

The Bucks Are Looking to Send the Hawks on Vacation

Friday, April 30th, 2010

I think it’s about time that I should start being a believer in the Bucks, at least for one more game anyway.  Going into their series against Atlanta, I didn’t give Milwaukee a chance.  It looked like the Bucks were overmatched and they didn’t have nearly as much talent as ...

The Bucks Are Back In the Playoffs For the First Time Since ’06

Friday, April 16th, 2010

The Milwaukee Bucks are back in the playoffs after a four-year hiatus and will face the Atlanta Hawks in the first round of a best-of-seven series Saturday afternoon.  It has been the team defense and gritty play of Andrew Bogut, John Salmons and rookie point guard Brandon Jennings that has ...

You Didn’t Get in a Hot Tub Time Machine, the Milwaukee Bucks are Actually Relevant

Wednesday, March 24th, 2010

Andrew Bogut, Brandon Jennings, Carlos Delfino, John Salmons, Luke Ridnour, Luc Richard Mbah a Moute, Ersan Ilyasova, Jerry Stackhouse and Kurt Thomas. Those are the contributing players to the hottest team in the NBA. It's not Kobe, Gasol, Bynum, Odom and Artest or LeBron and Shaq. It's the Milwaukee Bucks, ...

The Addition of John Salmons Has the Bucks Focused on a Playoff Spot in the Eastern Conference

Friday, March 5th, 2010

The NBA trade deadline came and went about two weeks ago and the Cavs and Mavericks stole all the headlines.  However, one trade that was nothing more than a blip on the radar at the time could be one of the more impactful trades when it comes to this year’s ...

Vinny Del Negro: “We’re far ahead of where we were last year”

Wednesday, October 28th, 2009

In 2008, the Bulls had a 1.9% chance of winning the rights to the #1 overall pick and they did. They selected  Memphis point guard and Chicago high school hoops legend, Derrick Rose. In his first season in the NBA, Rose proved that he is going to be a superstar ...

Brad Miller and Andres Nocioni on Bulls-Kings Trade

Thursday, February 19th, 2009

Strange happenings these days in the NBA.  It used to be that you made a trade that was a win-win for both teams.  You need a point guard and we have an influx of them, you need a center and ours just needs a change of scenery.  We'd see trades that at least ...