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Milwaukee Bucks are 2021 NBA champs

Milwaukee–Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 50 points in an astounding all-around performance and the Milwaukee Bucks captured their first NBA title since 1971 by defeating the Phoenix Suns 105-98 on Tuesday (Wednesday morning, July 21, 2021, Philippine time). The Bucks won the best-of-seven NBA Finals by four games to two, becoming only the fifth team to claim […] The post Milwaukee Bucks are 2021 NBA champs appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource: inquirer inquirerJul 21st, 2021

Tidbits from the Milwaukee Bucks 1971 and 2021 NBA championship seasons

Interestingly, there are nice oddities to glean from when comparing the Milwaukee Bucks' championship seasons in 1971 and 2021......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 22nd, 2021

Giannis-less Bucks roll over Hawks to take 3-2 series lead

Los Angeles—The Milwaukee Bucks showed they are more than a one-man show, using a balanced attack on Thursday (Friday, July 2, 2021, Philippine time) to beat the Atlanta Hawks 123-112 in game five of the Eastern Conference finals. Brook Lopez had 33 points, Jrue Holiday had 25 points and 13 assists and Khris Middleton finished […] The post Giannis-less Bucks roll over Hawks to take 3-2 series lead appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 2nd, 2021

Antetokounmpo injured in Bucks-Hawks clash

New York—Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo limped out of Tuesday’s (Wednesday, June 30, 2021, Philippine time) NBA Eastern Conference finals clash with the Atlanta Hawks after suffering a knee injury in the third quarter. The two-time NBA Most Valuable Player collapsed on the court in agony after landing awkwardly as he challenged Clint Capela near […] The post Antetokounmpo injured in Bucks-Hawks clash appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 30th, 2021

Hawks down Bucks to level series; Giannis injured

New York—Giannis Antetokounmpo suffered a knee injury as the Milwaukee Bucks slumped to a series-leveling defeat against the Atlanta Hawks in their NBA Eastern Conference finals clash on Tuesday (Wednesday, June 30, 2021, Philippine time). An all-round offensive effort from the Hawks secured a 110-88 victory at the State Farm Arena to square the best-of-seven […] The post Hawks down Bucks to level series; Giannis injured appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 30th, 2021

Durant delivers ‘signature performance’ as Nets rally to beat Bucks

Los Angeles—Kevin Durant finished with 49 points as the Brooklyn Nets rallied from a 17-point deficit to beat the Milwaukee Bucks 114-108 in game five of their Eastern Conference series on Tuesday (Wednesday, June 16, 2021, Philippine time). Durant, who played every minute of the contest, also had 17 rebounds and 10 assists as the […] The post Durant delivers ‘signature performance’ as Nets rally to beat Bucks appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 16th, 2021

Tanduay-Milwaukee partnership bared

Tanduay is now an official partner of the Milwaukee Bucks. And as part of their partnership, the two brands created a co-branded package for Tanduay Rum to be sold in Wisconsin in early 2021......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 23rd, 2021

Jazz nilatigo Bucks: 5 tres binaon ni Clarkson

PATULOY ang pagpapakitang gilas ni Filipino-American Jordan Clarkson matapos tulungan ang Utah Jazz na kalusin ang Milwaukee Bucks, 131-118, kahapon sa 2020-2021 NBA regular season. The post Jazz nilatigo Bucks: 5 tres binaon ni Clarkson first appeared on Abante......»»

Category: newsSource:  abanteRelated NewsJan 9th, 2021

Kyle Korver nagretiro na sa NBA

MANILA, Philippines – Pormal nang nagretiro sa paglalaro ng basketball si NBA guard/forward Kyle Korver. Ayon sa ulat, magtatrabaho na lang si Korver bilang player development assistant coach ng Brookyln Nets sa ilalim ni coach Steve Nash. Matatandaang huling naglaro ang 40-anyos na si Korver noong 2019-20 sa Milwaukee Bucks. Kumamada ito ng average na […] The post Kyle Korver nagretiro na sa NBA appeared first on REMATE ONLINE......»»

Category: newsSource:  remateRelated NewsAug 13th, 2021

Bucks star completes NBA dream journey

Milwaukee---As the last seconds ticked away before Milwaukee won the NBA Finals, Giannis Antetokounmpo thought not about his amazing performance but instead pondered his incredible journey from poverty to champion......»»

Category: lifestyleSource:  abscbnRelated NewsJul 22nd, 2021

Bucks use perseverance to snap 50-year drought

MILWAUKEE—A resilient Milwaukee Bucks squad that battled back from adversity throughout the NBA playoffs and bonded over past failures ended a 50-year title drought Tuesday by winning the NBA Finals......»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 21st, 2021

Bucks focused as fans eye end to 50-year NBA title drought

Milwaukee—Milwaukee Bucks supporters are buzzing about the possible end of a 50-year NBA title drought while star Giannis Antetokounmpo fights to keep his focus with a crown tantalyzingly near......»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 20th, 2021

Bucks on brink of win in 50 years

Phoenix—Jrue Holiday made a spectacular steal with the game up for grabs Saturday to lift the Milwaukee Bucks over Phoenix and within one game of their first NBA title since 1971......»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 19th, 2021

Bucks lose Thanasis Antetokounmpo to COVID-19 protocols

Milwaukee Bucks reserve forward Thanasis Antetokounmpo, the older brother of Greek star forward Giannis Antetokounmpo, was placed into COVID-19 safety protocols on Saturday before game five of the NBA Finals......»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 18th, 2021

Bucks beat Suns to move one win from end of 50-year NBA drought

Powered by 32 points from Giannis Antetokounmpo and late heroics from Jrue Holiday, the Milwaukee Bucks moved within one win of their first title in 50 years by defeating the Phoenix Suns 123-119 on Saturday in the NBA Finals......»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 18th, 2021

Bucks close in on NBA title, rally past Suns

Giannis Antetokounmpo collected 32 points and nine rebounds to fuel the visiting Milwaukee Bucks to a 123-119 victory over the Phoenix Suns on Saturday in Game 5 of the NBA Finals. Khris Middleton added 29 points for the Bucks, who shot a blistering 57.5 percent from the floor to win their third straight game and […] The post Bucks close in on NBA title, rally past Suns appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 18th, 2021

Bucks frustrate Suns in pivotal Game 5; on cusp of NBA title

The Milwaukee Bucks are one win away from their first NBA title since 1971......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 18th, 2021

NBA FINALS: Game 5 is all will and grit for Suns coach

PHOENIX (AFP) – Upstart rivals Milwaukee and Phoenix battle in Saturday’s fifth game of the NBA Finals but only one title-hungry team will emerge on the brink of a historic championship. With the best-of-seven series level at 2-2, the Bucks are halfway to their first crown in 50 years while the Suns haven’t won a […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated NewsJul 17th, 2021

Suns not pushing panic button yet as Bucks rebound

Milwaukee—Phoenix won’t hit the panic button after squandering a two-game advantage in the NBA Finals, but the Suns will need improved ball-handling and rebounding to slow the momentum-fueled Milwaukee Bucks......»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 16th, 2021

Suns try to keep Bucks from tying Finals

Milwaukee —A frustrated Phoenix Suns squad, struggling to slow Milwaukee forward Giannis Antetokounmpo, risks losing its NBA Finals lead unless it can find some answers in the next two days......»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 13th, 2021

Giannis scores 41 as Bucks trim Suns’ lead in NBA Finals

Milwaukee—Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 41 points and grabbed 13 rebounds on Sunday to lead Milwaukee over Phoenix 120-100, reviving the Bucks’ chances to win their first NBA Finals in 50 years. The 26-year-old Greek forward joined Shaquille O’Neal in 2000 and LeBron James in 2016 as the only NBA Finals players with back-to-back 40-point, 10-rebound performances. […] The post Giannis scores 41 as Bucks trim Suns’ lead in NBA Finals appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 12th, 2021