Milwaukee Bucks Analysis: Different faces have the same problems

Carlos Delfino

The Milwaukee BucksSaturday night 87-81 loss to the New Orleans Hornets was one out of Wisconsin Badgers‘ head coach Bo Ryan’s playbook, as both teams rank in the NBA top 10 in defensive efficiency, points allowed, and opponent effective field goal percentage, and played every bit the part of their coaches’ defensive-minded philosophy.

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The Milwaukee Bucks suffer a deja vu loss to the Hornets

Brandon Jennings

By Jake McCormick

The venue was different, but the Milwaukee Bucks‘ song remained the same in their second loss to the New Orleans Hornets in 2010.

A night after recording their first road win of the season, without center Andrew Bogut, the Bucks continued their early season offensive struggles against the undefeated Hornets. But Milwaukee was able to keep the 87-81 loss close enough to magnify the multiple failed offensive possessions that superseded their successful defensive efforts. [Read more…]