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Kane Pitman and Frank Madden give you a daily look into all things Milwaukee Bucks, providing analysis of every Bucks game, player and rumor. Oh, and did we mention Giannis Antetokounmpo? Yep, lots of him, too. Having covered the Bucks at a variety of media outlets, Kane and Frank dive into the Milwaukee Bucks and the NBA in Locked on Bucks, part of the Locked On Podcast Network.

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Locked on Bucks, 7/12/17: Summer League mailbag...
We answer your questions about all things Bucks, including what has impressed us most (and least) in Vegas, the realness of Vegas Rashad Vaughn, and expectations for how much we'll see D.J. Wilson and Sterling Brown this season.
71 min
1002
Locked on Bucks, 7/10/17: Vegas first weekend r...
We break down everything we saw (and didn't see) from the Bucks' opening two Summer League games in Las Vegas, including Thon Maker's offensive skillset, Rashad Vaughn's Sunday breakout, Gary Payton II's defense and first impressions of D.J. Wilson, St...
63 min
1003
Locked on Bucks, 7/7/17: Giannis punches back, ...
A busy moratorium day in Milwaukee featured Giannis Antetokounmpo renewing his loyalty to Bucks fans, Sterling Brown's official arrival and new contracts for D.J. Wilson and Bronson Koenig. We dig into all the news of the day and preview what to watch ...
76 min
1004
Locked on Bucks, 7/6/17: Free agency chatter, t...
We break down the latest news from the NBA free agency, dig into the numbers behind the Bucks' luxury tax challenges, argue whether no news is good news for Bucks fans, and ponder whether Woj's talk of Giannis potentially leaving in 2021 is actually a ...
57 min
1005
Locked on Bucks, 7/4/17: Bucks meet with Derric...
It happened. We discussed it.
43 min
1006
Locked on Bucks, 7/1/17: Bucks bring back Tony ...
We take a closer look at the deal of Bucks' restricted free agent shooting guard Tony Snell, the rest of the NBA free agency landscape, and react to the Lowe/Windhorst story on the Bucks' GM search.
51 min
1007
Locked on Bucks, 6/29/17: Bucks Free Agency Pre...
We look ahead to the start of free agency by offering our predictions on Tony Snell's potential next contract, the most likely Bucks to be traded/waived, and the futures of John Henson, Mirza Teletovic, Rashad Vaughn, and Jason Terry.
70 min
1008
Locked on Bucks, 6/28/17: What Free Agency 2016...
We look back at the past year to deconstruct what went wrong (and maybe right?) in the past year for the Bucks on the free agent market and what it means moving forward.
40 min
1009
Locked on Bucks, 6/26/17: Honors for Brogdon an...
A day randomly filled with a lot of news. We discuss Malcolm Brogdon winning Rookie of the Year, Giannis Antetokounmpo's Most Improved Player and 2nd Team All-Defense honors, Spencer Hawes' decision to opt-in, and moves in the Bucks' front office.
34 min
1010
Locked on Bucks, 6/26/17: Bronson Koenig's chan...
Bronson Koenig appears headed to be a Buck -- sort of. We discuss Koenig's odds of making it to Milwaukee, what 2-way deals will mean for the Wisconsin Herd, why Sterling Brown hasn't officially been made a Buck and look forward to Spencer Hawes' loomi...
33 min
1011
Locked on Bucks, 6/23/17: D.J. Wilson and Sterl...
D.J. Wilson and Sterling Brown are the newest Milwaukee Bucks, and if you're too lazy to watch their DraftExpress videos, WE CAN HELP.
48 min
1012
Locked on Bucks, 6/22/17: Monroe opts in, Porzi...
We count down the final 24 hours to the draft by examining what Greg Monroe's opt-in means for the Bucks, ponder potential Kristaps Porzingis trades and offer our final Bucks draft thoughts.
49 min
1013
Locked on Bucks, 6/21/17: Bucks draft preview, ...
With Jon Horst making the media rounds just two days ahead of the NBA Draft, we ponder what we know and don't know about the Bucks' plans for draft night. We also dig into a crazy week in the NBA, giving our thoughts on D'Angelo Russell to the Nets, Dw...
51 min
1014
Locked on Bucks, 6/20/17: Jon Horst GM introduc...
We break down everything we did (and didn't hear) at Jon Horst's first press conference as Bucks' GM, plus we answer listener questions around what to expect from Horst going forward, whether David Griffin should still be on the Bucks' radar and a pote...
72 min
1015
Locked on Bucks, 6/18/17: Jon Horst is your new...
Now what?
41 min
1016
Locked on Bucks, 6/16/17: Jon Horst vs. Justin ...
Sigh.
33 min
1017
Locked on Bucks, 6/15/17: Bucks' GM mess, NBA D...
The Milwaukee Bucks' GM search should be over; as of Wednesday it still wasn't. We look into the Bucks' indecision and also talk about Bam Adebayo's visit to Milwaukee, plus the latest that Jabari Parker and Thon Maker are up to.
59 min
1018
Locked on Bucks, 6/14/17: GM search narrows, Fi...
We check in on the latest news in the Bucks' search for a new GM, ponder what the NBA Finals say about the current state of the NBA (and us as fans), and discuss whether we like *any* of the big men likely to be available in the Bucks' draft range.
52 min
1019
Locked on Bucks, 6/12/17: Bucks GM search lates...
We dig into the finalists for the Bucks' GM search (and the oddness of Wes Wilcox being among them), plus we offer our opinions of the Bucks' new G-League team name and the Bucks' return to the MECCA (er, UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena) in 17-18.
43 min
1020
Locked on Bucks, 6/7/17: GM search narrows to Z...
Justin Zanik, Arturas Karnisovas and Wes Wilcox are your finalists for the Milwaukee Bucks GM job. We dig into why we like Justin Zanik for the job, who Arturas Karnisovas is, and why Wes Wilcox makes no sense at all.
33 min
1021
Locked on Bucks, 6/5/17: Revisiting 16/17 over/...
We check in on the NBA Finals, look back at our predictions for the 16/17 season, and recap the remaining contenders for the Bucks' GM position.
69 min
1022
Locked on Bucks, 6/2/17: Cavs/Warriors gauntlet...
We consider what the Warriors and Cavs' playoff dominance means for the Bucks and look at the latest names in the Bucks' GM search.
58 min
1023
Locked on Bucks, 6/1/17: Mailbag Part 3 - Bucks...
We finish off our mailbag by looking at the Bucks' options on draft night, including what it might take to trade up into the lottery, who we are liking at #17 and sleeper options who might go undrafted and be available for 2-way G-League contracts.
29 min
1024
Locked on Bucks, 5/30/17: Mailbag Part 2 - 2018...
We continue our Memorial Day Mailbag by digging deeper into what might come next for the Bucks, including their odds of winning a playoff series next season, the importance of this summer, and what to expect of the Bucks' GM search.
79 min
1025
Locked on Bucks, 5/29/17: MEMORIAL DAY MAILBAG ...
Finish out your Memorial Day weekend with part 1 of our listener mailbag. We dig into the ideal point guard for the Bucks future, Tony Snell's value, whether Greg Monroe and Spencer Hawes will be back, and expectations for next season.
53 min
1026
Locked on Bucks, 5/24/17: NBA Draft Preview wit...
We dig into the NBA Draft with Cole Zwicker (@colezwicker), picking apart the Bucks options at #17 and #48. Among the prospects discussed: Donovan Mitchell, Hamidou Diallo, Terrance Ferguson, Jonathan Jeanne, Harry Giles, T.J. Leaf, Ike Anigbogu, Luke ...
67 min
1027
Locked on Bucks, 5/23/17: John Hammond is gone....
We dig into a BIG news day in Milwaukee, unpacking John Hammond's legacy in Milwaukee, why Justin Zanik wasn't immediately named as the team's next GM on Tuesday, and what's at stake with the NBA Draft and free agency just weeks away.
47 min
1028
Locked on Bucks, 5/23/17: John Hammond's Future...
The Orlando Magic are reportedly hiring Toronto Raptors GM (and former Bucks assistant GM) Jeff Weltman as president of basketball operations. Bucks GM John Hammond has just one year left on his contract in Milwaukee and reportedly interviewed for the ...
39 min
1029
Locked on Bucks, 5/22/17: Giannis All-NBA/exten...
We celebrate Giannis Antetokounmpo's All-NBA second team selection and look into the future for what a 2020 max extension might look like, consider Giannis and Malcolm Brogdon's odds of claiming NBA Awards night hardware, discuss All-NBA and MVP voting...
45 min
1030
Locked on Bucks, 5/19/17: Bucks draft FEVER (Ep...
The Milwaukee Bucks draft workouts are in full swing, so we dig into scouting reports on T.J. Leaf, Ivan Rabb, Derrick White, Wesley Iwundu, and more. PLUS we have some fun with the Jeff Schwartz-Jason Kidd-Excel sports conspiracy theory...
52 min
1031
Locked on Bucks, 5/18/17, How long before Bucks...
With Cleveland continuing its dominant run through the East playoff bracket, we ponder if and when the Bucks could compete with LeBron and the rest of the East's wannabe contenders in Boston, Toronto and Washington.
57 min
1032
Locked on Bucks, 5/17/17: Lottery reaction, Buc...
We dig into the winners and losers from Tuesday night's draft lottery, discuss what we learned from last weekend's NBA Draft Combine, ponder who are the most "Bucksian" potential picks in the 2017 draft, and Eric relays what he learned from Wednesday's...
65 min
1033
Locked on Bucks, 5/11/17: Prospects to watch at...
We dip our toes into the 2017 NBA Draft by looking ahead to this week's Draft Combine in Chicago, discussing a range of potential Bucks targets including OG Anunoby, Donovan Mitchell, Jawun Evans, Luke Kennard, Terrance Ferguson, Justin Patton, Justin ...
47 min
1034
Locked on Bucks, 5/9/17: Tony Snell and Greg Mo...
In part 2 of our discussion around Tony Snell, Greg Monroe and the Bucks' offseason, we make our predictions as to what will happen with both players, how Jabari Parker and Monroe may be more intertwined than you might think, and what Snell's improveme...
38 min
1035
Locked on Bucks, 5/8/17: Front office future, G...
We revisit rumors around John Hammond's future in Milwaukee, consider the Bucks' cap (in)flexibility this summer, and how Greg Monroe and Jabari Parker's Bucks futures may be more intertwined than you might think.
48 min
1036
Locked on Bucks, 5/5/17: John Hammond presser r...
We say thanks to departing JS beat writer Charles Gardner and dig into John Hammond's post-season press conference, including Khris Middleton's flu game, the market for Tony Snell, the Bucks' upcoming D-League team and the mystery of Greg Monroe's next...
63 min
1037
Locked on Bucks, 5/3/17: Offseason talking poin...
We continue our discussion of the Bucks' upcoming offseason, starting with a debate about the Bucks' backcourt shooting.
30 min
1038
Locked on Bucks, 5/2/17: Kidd's future, offseas...
We launch into the offseason with some thoughts on the Bucks' upcoming summer and Jason Kidd's future in Milwaukee.
32 min
1039
Locked on Bucks, 4/28/17: Bucks-Raptors Game 6 ...
We react to an epic, emotional roller-coaster game six: the heart of Giannis, the grit of a sick Khris Middleton, and an insane crowd that *nearly* willed the Bucks to a game seven-inducing comeback win over the Toronto Raptors.
50 min
1040
Locked on Bucks, 4/27/17: Bucks-Raptors Game 6!...
We look ahead to the Bucks' pivotal game six matchup with the Raptors in Milwaukee, including a discussion of how much pressure the Bucks will be under, how the Bucks can cope with the Raptors' smaller starting five and Khris Middleton's playoff shooti...
33 min
1041
Locked on Bucks, 4/25/17: Bucks-Raptors Game 5 ...
We break down an ugly game five loss for the Bucks in Toronto, focusing on the Raptors' improved ball movement, an impressive bounce-back performance from Giannis Antetokounmpo, and the struggles of Khris Middleton.
21 min
1042
Locked on Bucks, 4/23/17: Bucks-Raptors Game 5 ...
We break down what to look out for in Monday's pivotal game 5 between the Bucks and Raptors, including how the Bucks will need to figure out the Raptors' smaller starting lineup, Giannis Antetokounmpo's reaction to playoff adversity and Dwane Casey's c...
38 min
1043
Locked on Bucks, 4/22/17: Bucks-Raptors Game 4 ...
We break down a disappointing game four loss in Milwaukee, as Giannis Antetokounmpo, Khris Middleton and the Bucks' offense struggled to get anything going against a smaller Raptor starting five.
53 min
1044
Locked on Bucks, 4/21/17: Bucks demolish Raptor...
We break down the Milwaukee Bucks' sensational 104-77 win over the Toronto Raptors on Thursday night, taking a closer look at the Bucks' defensive success vs. the Raptors' pick-and-roll, the importance of Khris Middleton and Giannis Antetokounmpo, and ...
47 min
1045
Locked on Bucks, 4/20/17: Bucks-Raptors Game 3...
We look ahead to game three of the Raptors and Bucks with a discussion of whether the young Bucks can handle the pressure of defending their home court, national opinions of the Bucks and Jason Kidd, and whether Michael Beasley and Tony Snell might pla...
55 min
1046
Locked on Bucks, 4/19/17: Bucks-Raptors Game 2 ...
We break down the Bucks' valiant game two effort, looking at whether adjustments were a major factor, what went right and wrong for Giannis Antetokounmpo, the supporting cast performances of Khris Middleton, Greg Monroe and Thon Maker, and how the Buck...
49 min
1047
Locked on Bucks, 4/18/17: Game 2 Preview with M...
Mitchell Maurer from Brew Hoop joins Eric to discuss the potential adjustments the Bucks should expect the Raptors to make in Game 2.
44 min
1048
Locked on Bucks, 4/16/17: Giannis, Bucks stun ...
Giannis Antetokounmpo launched the Bucks to a dream start in Saturday's playoff opener in Toronto, and WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT IT. In our first playoff pod we take a closer look at how Giannis rose to the occasion, the strong play of Greg Monroe and Tho...
62 min
1049
Locked on Bucks, 4/14/17: Playoff Rotation Talk...
We discuss a possible playoff rotation for the Bucks against the Toronto Raptors with Brew Hoop's Brett Abramczyk.
56 min
1050
Locked on Bucks, 4/13/17: Raptors/Bucks talk wi...
We talk all things Bucks-Raptors in a special crossover podcast with Locked on Raptors host Sean Woodley.
43 min
1051
Locked on Bucks, 4/12/17: Bucks eye Raptors, pr...
We look ahead to the Bucks' playoff matchup against the Toronto Raptors, whether resting players in Bosto matters and ponder where Giannis Antetokounmpo's most recent chasedown block ranks among his all-time best.
27 min
1052
Locked on Bucks, 4/11/17: Bucks close out Horne...
It wasn't entirely convincing, but the Milwaukee Bucks guaranteed their first winning season since 2010 by dominating Charlotte in the fourth quarter. We discuss Giannis Antetokounmpo's third triple-double of the season,the hot shooting of JET, Khrs Mi...
27 min
1053
Locked on Bucks, 4/10/17: PLAYOFFS (Ep #173)
It wasn't pretty, but the Milwaukee Bucks clinched a return to the postseason on Saturday night in Philadelphia. We take a look at why that's something worth celebrating, who they might face off against in the first round, and what to expect over their...
33 min
1054
Locked on Bucks, 4/7/17: Giannis good, most ev...
The Bucks' losing streak reached three games in Indiana on Thursday, and we break down the good (Giannis/Mirza definitely, Thon sort of) and the bad (the Bucks' fundamentals, Monroe, and Middleton).
30 min
1055
Locked on Bucks, 4/6/17: Playoff scenarios, Br...
We look ahead to the Bucks' visit to Indiana, wonder what's really going on with Malcolm Brogdon, consider various playoff scenarios and consider Jason Kidd's future.
43 min
1056
Locked on Bucks, 4/5/17: Bucks boatraced in OK...
We attempt to describe the horror that was the Bucks' 110-79 loss in OKC, ponder how much of the Bucks' recent success has been attributable to luck and distract ourselves with talk of some of our favorite recent movies and TV shows.
36 min
1057
Locked on Bucks, 4/4/17: Thon Maker's rookie s...
Eric is back to dig into Thon Maker's big weekend, why the Gary Payton II signing is worth a shot, the importance of Malcolm Brogdon and what to look for when the Bucks take on OKC Tuesday night.
50 min
1058
Locked on Bucks, 4/3/17: Thon and Giannis risin...
Frank Madden recaps the Bucks' win over the Pistons and loss to the Mavericks, which featured dominating performances from Giannis Antetokounmpo and a coming out party for Thon Maker.
30 min
1059
Locked on Bucks, 3/31/17: Clutch Brogdon, growi...
Frank Madden revisits Giannis Antetokounmpo's MVP credentials, unpacks Malcolm Brogdon and Greg Monroe's clutch contributions, looks at why Thon Maker's modest contributions are so encouraging, and previews a big weekend homestand against the Pistons a...
28 min
1060
Locked on Bucks, 3/30/17: Malcolm Brogdon break...
The Bucks' charmed life continued in Boston on Wednesday night, stiff-arming the East-leading Celtics fora second road win in 48 hours. We discuss Malcolm Brogdon's star turn and the improbable turnarond from the Bucks over the past month.
32 min
1061
Locked on Bucks, 3/29/17: Bucks heat up in Char...
The Bucks shrugged off their disappointing home loss to Chicago with a 118-point outburst in Charlotte.
39 min
1062
Locked on Bucks, 3/28/17: Where does Giannis fi...
We break down our view of the great James Harden-Russell Westbrook-Kawhi Leonard-LeBron James MVP race and consider where Giannis Antetokounmpo fits into this year's MVP, Most Improved, All-NBA and All-Defensive balloting. (Note: we had some issues wit...
55 min
1063
Locked on Bucks, 3/27/17: Bucks edge Hawks, fal...
We dig into a weekend of ups and downs for the Milwaukee Bucks, including a narrow win over the Atlanta Hawks and a fall-flat-on-their-face effort vs. the Bulls.
46 min
1064
Locked on Bucks, 3/24/17: How did the Bucks sud...
We look ahead to a big Milwaukee Bucks homecoming weekend by pondering how the Bucks righted their ship since the return of Khris Middleton -- and how sustainable it might actually be.
34 min
1065
Locked on Bucks, 3/23/17: Giannis schools Kings...
The Bucks punctuated a 4-2 Western road trip with a (relatively) easy win over the Kings in Sacramento. We discuss the unstoppability of Giannis Antetokounmpo, the hilarious revenge games of Jason Terry and Spencer Hawes, and Khris Middleton's jumpshot.
27 min
1066
Locked on Bucks, 3/22/17: Bucks edge Blazers (E...
We unpack the Bucks' latest (big) road win in Portland, which featured some big defense down the stretch from Giannis Antetokounmpo and the return of the Teletovic Archipelago.
34 min
1067
Locked on Bucks, 3/21/17: Bucks Reddit/Twitter ...
We dig into our mailbag to discuss Jabari Parker, Jason Kidd's future in Milwaukee, which team we'd like to see the Bucks match up with in the playoffs and much, much more.
71 min
1068
Locked on Bucks, 3/20/17: Bucks split weekend, ...
We unpack the Bucks' narrow win over the Lakers and blowout loss to the Warriors, including Giannis Antetokounmpo's relative inconsistency of late, Khris Middleton's goodness, Thon Maker looking solid in Oakland and Greg Monroe's amusing turn as the Bu...
37 min
1069
Locked on Bucks, 3/17/17: Bucks vs. Lakers/Warr...
We look ahead to an important Bucks weekend with the Lakers and Warriors on tap, and also take some time to think about the vanquished Clippers and which of Chris Paul, DeAndre Jordan and Blake Griffin you'd be most interested in seeing on the Bucks.
36 min
1070
Locked on Bucks, 3/16/17: Bucks hang on vs. Cl...
The Bucks bounced back from a disappointing night in Memphis by doing *just* enough to down Chris Paul, Blake Griffin and the Clippers in L.A.
34 min
1071
Locked on Bucks, 3/15/17: Bucks rotations, Larr...
Finishing up our rotaton discussion, we ponder which Bucks have made a compelling case for consistent minutes and look forward to Wednesday night's matchup with the Clippers in L.A.
36 min
1072
Locked on Bucks, 3/14/17: Streak ends with thud...
The Bucks' six-game winning streak came crashing to an end against a struggling Grizzlies team that got hot from three and outplayed the Bucks in basically every other phase of the game as well. We discuss how the Bucks lost a game in which they hit 14...
35 min
1073
Locked on Bucks, 3/13/17: Streaking! Bucks hand...
The Milwaukee Bucks pushed their winning streak to a season-high six games over the weekend, dispatching the Pacers and Timberwolves to reclaim the East's 8th seed ahead of a six-game Western road trip. Is the defense back? What can we make of Rashad V...
44 min
1074
Locked on Bucks, 3/10/17: Jabari Parker speaks,...
We review Jabari Parker's first public comments since tearing his ACL for a second time, explain why Bucks fans don't need to worry about Derrick Rose coming to Milwaukee, and look ahead to a critical weekend back-to-back for the Bucks.
34 min
1075
Locked on Bucks, 3/9/17: Giannis dominates Knic...
It's easy to take Giannis Antetokounmpo's greatness for granted. Wednesday night against the Knicks was not one of those nights.
35 min
1076
Locked on Bucks, 3/8/17: Predicting Bucks' fina...
We break down the Bucks' final 20 games and ponder which fanbases have more reason for optimism than the Bucks moving forward.
49 min
1077
Locked on Bucks, 3/7/17: Bucks bully Sixers, Th...
The Milwaukee Bucks take care of business in a S2L against the Sixers, but many fans weren't happy because the Bucks made their draft position worse. Has the tank wagon already left town?
35 min
1078
Locked on Bucks, 3/6/17: Giannis/Khris down Cli...
We break down the Bucks' surprising sweep of the Clippers and Raptors, including how Khris Middleton and Giannis Antetokounmpo got the Bucks back on track, whether and ponder what (if anything) we should take from Spencer Hawes' big Saturday night.
44 min
1079
Locked on Bucks, 3/3/17: Terrence Jones added, ...
We break down what the Terrence Jones signing means for the Bucks, whether Malcolm Brogdon has a legitimate claim to the Rookie of the Year award now that Joel Embiid's season is over, and ponder the likelihood of Giannis Antetokounmpo making the all-d...
49 min
1080
Locked on Bucks, 3/2/17: Indifferent Bucks trou...
The Bucks added another embarrassing home loss to their 16/17 resume, dropping a not-as-close-as-the-final-score 110-98 decision to the Nuggets. Jason Kidd looked lost, Giannis looked sad and the Bucks in general look adrift at sea. So what next?
37 min
1081
Locked on Bucks, 3/1/17: The Beas' knees! Nugge...
We celebrate the sturdiness of Michael Beasley's elastic knees, consider the Bucks' odds of downing a fun Nuggets team on Wednesday and say NO THANKS to the Dwyane Wade non-rumor that cropped up on Tuesday.
39 min
1082
Locked on Bucks, 2/28/17: Beasley hurt, Gianni...
There were no moral victories to be had in Cleveland on Monday night. We dig into the impact of Michael Beasley suffering what appeared to be a gruesome looking knee injury, Giannis Antetokounmpo looking lost and the Bucks' fourth quarter lineup leavin...
33 min
1083
Locked on Bucks, 2/27/17: Same old Bucks vs. Ja...
The post-break Bucks got back to work looking (unfortunately) much like the pre-break Bucks, struggling to keep pace with the Jazz on Friday before *barely* beating the Suns on Sunday. We break down why patience with Matthew Dellavedova is wearing thi...
43 min
1084
Locked on Bucks, 2/24/17: Hibbert dealt, Axel T...
We break down the NBA trade deadline, with a focus on the Bucks' salary dump of Roy Hibbert and the signing of D-Leaguer Axel Toupane.
44 min
1085
Locked on Bucks, 2/23/17: Trade deadline mailba...
With the NBA trade deadline upon us, we answer your questions about the likelihood of a Bucks deal, who might be on the way out, and much more.
54 min
1086
Locked on Bucks, 2/22/17: Ricky Rubio rumor red...
We continue our look at the trade deadline by revisiting the perpetual rumor of Bucks' interest in Ricky Rubio, and we ponder whether the Bucks should have made a play for DeMarcus Cousins.
44 min
1087
Locked on Bucks, 2/21/17: Trade Deadline Previe...
With the NBA trade deadline approaching on Thursday, we take a look at the Bucks' needs, what they have to work with and break down what we'd like to see happen with every player on the roster.
52 min
1088
Locked on Bucks, 2/20/17: Giannis flies in all...
We break down our favorite parts of Giannis Antetokounmpo's all-star dunkfest and offer up our instant reactions of the Kings' decision to trade DeMarcus Cousins to New Orleans for...well, not much.
45 min
1089
Locked on Bucks, 2/17/17: Giannis all-star prev...
We look ahead to Giannis Antetokounmpo's big all-star weekend, ponder whether Malcolm Brogdon could surprise in the Rising Stars game and recount our favorite all-star weekend memories.
32 min
1090
Locked on Bucks, 2/16/17: Middleton/Giannis too...
We break down Khris Middleton's efficient night in Brooklyn, his excellent chemistry with Greg Monroe, and how important his playmaking has been since returning from injury. We also ponder the future of Rashad Vaughn and why getting him regular minutes...
35 min
1091
Locked on Bucks, 2/15/17: Jabari surgery detail...
We dig into what we know about Jabari Parker's second ACL reconstruction surgery and why the Bucks' last game before the all-star game in Brooklyn is a definite "sucks to lose" (S2L) game.
36 min
1092
Locked on Bucks, 2/14/17: Beas and Moose take o...
Michael Beasley and Greg Monroe shot 22-of-28 from the field in the Bucks 102-89 victory over the Pistons. Seems cool, but Bucks fans didn't seem all that excited. Why? Is that the new normal?
29 min
1093
Locked on Bucks, 2/13/17: Giannis takes charge...
The Milwaukee Bucks' roller-coaster season continued with a dispiriting home loss to the Lakers followed by a surprisingly easy win in Indy. The common thread: Giannis Antetokounmpo is doing everything right now. We also talk about an encouraging week...
45 min
1094
Locked on Bucks, 2/10/17: Jabari out for a year...
The Bucks' worst fears for Jabari Parker were confirmed, begging the question: what do the Bucks do now?
43 min
1095
Locked on Bucks, 2/9/17: Jabari Parker sadness ...
The Bucks' 21-year-old star appears to have been lost to yet another long-term knee injury. So what next for Jabari Parker and the struggling Milwaukee Bucks?
29 min
1096
Locked on Bucks, 2/8/17: Khris Middleton expect...
We preview Khris Middleton's much-anticipated return Wednesday night against the Heat, what Kevin Garnett's return to practice might mean, and how the Heat have won 11 (!) straight games.
32 min
1097
Locked on Bucks, 2/7/17: Oshkosh D-League decis...
The Bucks appear set to name Oshkosh as their new D-League affiliate, but how much will a D-League team change basketball in Milwaukee?
36 min
1098
Locked on Bucks, 2/6/17: Bucks break out in Pho...
After a failed comeback in Denver, the Bucks snapped out of their five-game skid with a 137-point scoring avalanche against the struggling Suns. Giannis was awesome and Jabari was smiling, but will the Bucks be able to get back on track?
24 min
1099
Locked on Bucks, 2/3/17: Deconstructing the Plu...
The Bucks got an early start on the trade deadline by shipping Miles Plumlee's contract to the Hornets for the far-less-onerous deals of Roy Hibbert and Spencers Hawes. What does it mean for the Bucks this season and beyond?
43 min
1100
Locked on Bucks, 2/2/17: Bucks lose again...BUT...
The Bucks lost in uncompetitive fashion in Utah, but once again there was at least one bright spot: Thon Maker.
32 min