Welcome to Buzz City Beat, Swarm and Sting’s daily update on the latest news and stories surrounding the Charlotte Hornets. After winning three straight games, the Charlotte Hornet..
The Milwaukee Bucks losing streak is over at five, thanks to a win over the Houston Rockets. Here’s what stood out most. Everything is better in the Cream City after the ..
The Houston Rockets were in position to win during the fourth quarter, but turned the ball over too many times when it mattered, losing to the Milwaukee Bucks. The good thing ..
MIAMI (AP) Dion Waiters’ 3-pointer with 0.6 seconds left capped his 33-point effort, and the Miami Heat beat Golden State 105-102 on Monday night to end the Warriors’ seven-game wi..
MILWAUKEE (AP) Relegated to a reserve role in his previous game for breaking a team rule, Jabari Parker came out in ”attack mode” against the Houston Rockets. His play inspired tea..
MILWAUKEE — Relegated to a reserve role in his previous game for breaking a team rule, Jabari Parker came out in “attack mode” against the Houston Rockets. His play inspired teamma..
Twi-lights: Bucks 127, Rockets 114
In a battle of newly-named all-stars Giannis Antetokounmpo came out on top. Antetokounmpo outplayed Houston Rockets star James Harden, scoring 31 points to power the Milwaukee Buck..
Jan 18, 2017; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Rockets guard James Harden (13) takes the ball to the basket as Milwaukee Bucks center Greg Monroe (15) defends during the third quarter at ..
Giannis, Jabari among NBA leaders in dunks
The Milwaukee Bucks have been fun to watch this season. And they have 250 reasons why. Led by Giannis Antetokounmpo and Jabari Parker, the Bucks currently rank third in the NBA wit..
In the latest edition of our Milwaukee Bucks’ Win In 6 Podcast, we assess the fallout from a week that involved lengthy losing streaks, team meetings and more It’s that t..
Ben Simmons' Elite Defensive Potential
Philadelphia 76ers rookie Ben Simmons‘ skillful approach to the offensive end often garners the most praise — but his defensive upside is equally as promising. Throu..
Biggest All-Star Starter Snubs
January 16, 2017; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) during a stoppage in play against the Los Angeles Clippers during the second half at Stapl..
Elfrid Payton makes the Orlando Magic go
Elfrid Payton has been on an absolute tear the last few games. So much so the Orlando Magic felt the need to tweet about it during their win over the Milwaukee Bucks this weekend. ..
MIAMI (AP) When Miami Heat guard Goran Dragic barely beat the shot clock with a 28-footer to seal Saturday’s win, he retreated upcourt waving his arms, eager to coax more noise fro..
MIAMI (AP) — When Miami Heat guard Goran Dragic barely beat the shot clock with a 28-footer to seal Saturday’s win, he retreated upcourt waving his arms, eager to coax more noise f..
MIAMI — When Miami Heat guard Goran Dragic barely beat the shot clock with a 28-footer to seal Saturday’s win, he retreated upcourt waving his arms, eager to coax more noise from t..
Giannis Antetokoumpo threw down another highlight reel dunk, this time over Hassan Whiteside, who didn’t really even try. Giannis Antetokounmpo’s 2016-17 season has been full of hi..
The moment it happened was still kind of shocking. Here was an All-Star driving into the lane and losing the ball, losing the ball at the hands of a nondescript, little-known defen..
January 16, 2017; Oakland, CA, USA; Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) celebrates in front of Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) during the second quarter at..
The Milwaukee Bucks failed to snap their losing streak after another disappointing showing on Friday night. The winds of change may be circling the Milwaukee Bucks. Now t..
Jan 6, 2017; Washington, DC, USA; Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns (32) dunks the ball against the Washington Wizards in the first quarter at Verizon Center. Mandat..
HOUSTON (AP) Kevin Durant scored 32 points and the Golden State Warriors used a big third quarter to build a huge lead and coast to their sixth straight victory, 125-108 over the H..
Bucks look to end skid when they face Heat
MIAMI — Giannis Antetokounmpo arrives in Miami on Saturday as a freshly minted All-Star starter, the first Milwaukee Bucks player to earn that honor in 31 years. Antetokounmpo, a 2..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Jeff Green not only challenged his Orlando Magic teammates, he challenged himself to play with more urgency and passion following a loss to New Orleans that ca..
ORLANDO, Fla. — Jeff Green not only challenged his Orlando Magic teammates, he challenged himself to play with more urgency and passion following a loss to New Orleans that capped ..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) Elfrid Payton scored 20 points, Jeff Green added 18 points and seven rebounds off the bench, and the Orlando Magic snapped a three-game losing streak by beating ..
The Milwaukee Bucks have had success against the Orlando Magic recently thanks in large part to their inside play. The Bucks are 4-1 in their last five games vs. the Magic, averagi..
NEW YORK (AP) — Stephen Curry won a tiebreaker to join Golden State teammate Kevin Durant in the lineup, while LeBron James and Kyrie Irving also gave Cleveland two starters in the..
Nov 27, 2016; Orlando, FL, USA; Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo (34) looks to get by Orlando Magic forward Aaron Gordon (00) in the second half at Amway Center. The M..
The New York Knicks have suffered a number of devastating losses in recent weeks, but there’s a realistically positive spin to put on those results. From a mental and emotional per..
There has been a lot of virtual ink spilled this season about the NBA’s nearly unprecedented scoring explosion. The league as a whole is averaging 105.5 points per 100 possessions ..
Thursday's Sports in Brief
TENNIS MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) It started badly for Novak Djokovic, who needed 24 serves, six break-point saves and 15 minutes just to hold his first game in the second round. Th..
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Kevin Durant dazzled against his old team with a season-best 40 points, and the Golden State Warriors beat Oklahoma City 121-100 on Wednesday night despite Rus..
Carmelo Anthony could not have missed a more wide open look at the basket. It encapsulates why he is not starting in the NBA All-Star Game. Things are not going over very well for ..
NEW YORK (AP) Stephen Curry won a tiebreaker to join Golden State teammate Kevin Durant in the lineup, while LeBron James and Kyrie Irving also gave Cleveland two starters in the N..
Magic's season sinking; Bucks treading water
The anger and frustration was palpable in Nikola Vucevic’s voice as he spoke to the media following the Orlando Magic’s 118-98 loss to the New Orleans Pelicans on Wednesday, wrappi..
Giannis Antetokounmpo was officially named a starter in the 2017 NBA All-Star Game, making him the first Milwaukee Bucks player to make the All-Star team since 2004 and the first B..
With two-thirds of the roster born in 1990 or later, the Milwaukee Bucks are a young, growing team. Every Thursday for the rest of the season, FOX Sports Wisconsin will take a clos..
James Johnson has been playing more minutes than ever before for a Miami Heat team with a thin forward rotation. He has responded with the best year of his career. The Miami Heat w..
Rejoice, Milwaukee Bucks fans. Giannis Antetokoumpo has come to NBA Jam. Hogs With A Blog has released an unofficial update to the cartoonish basketball classic that retrofits the ..
Breaking Down The NBA's 30 Best Contracts
The NBA’s two-year salary cap jump—brought on by a massive broadcasting rights deal—prompted a spending spree unlike any the league has ever seen. Every contract signed for the for..
NBA All-Star Starting Lineups announced today. Here are the times, TV, and live-streaming sources to learn who gets the starting lineup It’s been a long road for the Philadelphia 7..
The Crossover's 2017 NBA All-Star Reserves
Editor's note: To read Ben's starters picks for the 2017 All-Star Game, click here. With the 2017 NBA All-Star Game just one month away, and the official starters set to be announc..
Harden, Rockets beat Bucks 111-92
HOUSTON (AP) James Harden and the Houston Rockets used their defense to get back on track. Harden had 38 points, eight assists and six rebounds, helping the Rockets beat the Milwau..
James Harden scores 38 points, eight assists, and six rebounds as the Houston Rockets bounce back against the Milwaukee Bucks. Coming off an embarrassing loss to the Miami Heat, th..
Giannis Antetokounmpo didn’t disappoint Bucks fans on #GiannisNight, a celebration of the rising star on FOX Sports Wisconsin preluding the NBA’s announcement of 2017 All-Star game..
HOUSTON — James Harden had 38 points, eight assists and six rebounds, and the Houston Rockets beat the Milwaukee Bucks 111-92 on Wednesday night. Harden drilled a straightaway 3-po..
Bucks' Greg Monroe thriving off bench
Greg Monroe has done more than settle in to his new role off the bench for the Milwaukee Bucks. He’s thriving in it. Monroe has scored in double digits in nine straight games, whic..
Every Wednesday, FOX Sports Wisconsin takes a look at which athletes’ stock is trending up and whose is trending down. In other words, who is making a meteoric rise, and who is qui..
After an inexcusable loss in Miami, the Houston Rockets will look to get back on track against the .500 Milwaukee Bucks. I wrote recently that a large part of the Rockets’ struggle..
The Crossover's 2017 NBA All-Star Starters
With the 2017 NBA All-Star Game just one month away, and the official starters set to be announced on Thursday, here is part one of The Crossover's deep dive into the most deservin..
HOUSTON — The temptation with the Milwaukee Bucks is to confuse their ascent with their arrival, and every so often their inconsistent play offers a reminder of the difficulties of..
Jimmy Butler is averaging a career-best 24.9 points per game this season and should be a safe bet to make his third consecutive All-Star Game appearance. But the Chicago Bulls star..
Before he was a first-round draft pick of the Milwaukee Bucks, Giannis Antetokounmpo was a prop. OK, OK, he wasn’t a prop, but rather a fledgling player in a lower-level basketball..
Dec 23, 2015; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Philadelphia 76ers center Jahlil Okafor (8) during the game against the Milwaukee Bucks at BMO Harris Bradley Center. Milwaukee won 113-100. Manda..
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Stephen Curry hit five 3-pointers and had 20 points while matching his season best with 11 assists in Golden State’s 126-91 rout of the defending champion Clev..
MILWAUKEE (AP) Joel Embiid scored 12 of his 22 points in the fourth quarter and the Philadelphia 76ers won for the fourth time in five games, beating the Milwaukee Bucks 113-104 on..
Milwaukee falls to Embiid, Philadelphia
MILWAUKEE — Joel Embiid scored 12 of his 22 points in the fourth quarter and the Philadelphia 76ers won for the fourth time in five games, beating the Milwaukee Bucks 113-104 on Mo..
Milwaukee Bucks point forward Giannis Antetokounmpo destroys Philadelphia 76ers shooting guard Gerald Henderson on this isolation post-up slam. Seemingly every time he takes the co..
NBA's Future: Which Teams Shine Brightest
The Timberwolves boast a trio of young stars in Zach LaVine, Andrew Wiggins, and Karl-Anthony Towns. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports The NBA is filled with talen..
Dec 31, 2016; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Bulls guard/forward Jimmy Butler (21) celebrates with teammates during the first half against the Milwaukee Bucks at United Center. Mandator..
In the latest edition of our Milwaukee Bucks’ Win In 6 Podcast, we look at recent quirks of the team’s second unit rotations and much more. It’s that time of week ag..
Today’s installment of Atlanta Hawks Headlines features content analyzing Atlanta’s 111-98 win over the Milwaukee Bucks. Thank you for joining us for today’s edition of Atlant..
There are days the NBA holds dear, days the league sets even more emphasis on putting its best foot forward. Opening night, Christmas Day, All-Star weekend. They are all important ..