Basketball

Giannis Antetokounmpo of Milwaukee Bucks to miss next two games with knee soreness

Milwaukee Bucks All-Star forward Giannis Antetokounmpo will miss the next two games as the team looks to manage soreness in his right knee. The Bucks announced Saturday that Antetokounmpo, who already had been ruled out for Saturday’s game against Philadelphia, also will miss Monday’s game against Phoenix. By missing Monday’s home game, Antetokounmpo will have […]

Basketball

DeAndre Liggins waived by Milwaukee Bucks

11:49 PM ET Adrian WojnarowskiESPN The Milwaukee Bucks waived guard DeAndre Liggins, league sources told ESPN. Liggins was informed of the team’s decision after the Bucks’ 110-103 victory over Washington on Saturday night, sources said. Since joining the team after the preseason, Liggins played 31 games and averaged 15 minutes for the Bucks. In games […]

Basketball

Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo leads All-Star balloting after first 12 days of fan vote

Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo leads All-Star balloting after the first 12 days of the fan vote. Antetokounmpo is ahead of the Cleveland Cavaliers’ LeBron James by nearly 7,500 votes and leads third-place Kyrie Irving by more than 50,000 votes in the first vote tabulation, released by the NBA on Thursday. Kevin Durant (767,402) and […]

Basketball

Last-second Giannis Antetokounmpo dunk wins game for Milwaukee Bucks over Oklahoma City Thunder

OKLAHOMA CITY — A controversial non-call after Giannis Antetokounmpo stepped on the baseline before finishing a dunk with 1.1 seconds left gave the Milwaukee Bucks a 97-95 win over the Thunder, snapping OKC’s six-game win streak. “I guess we’ll see something on the ticker that says referees missed that one,” Carmelo Anthony said. “We can’t […]