42 min ago
The Memphis Flyer
Deflections: Monta Ellis, A Coaching Theory, Finals Ratings
I wasn't going to get into free agency and other off-season speculation until after next week's draft, but here's one that landed in our lap: Milwaukee Bucks guard Monta Ellis is reportedly opting out of the final year of his current contract, at $11 million, turning down a reported extension offer of two years and $24 million in the process and ... (more)
2 hrs ago
Medford Mail Tribune
University spokeswoman Julie Brown says there have been "a few complaints" about extra-wide cushions taking up too much space at venues with bench-style seating, such as Autzen Stadium and Hayward Field.
7 hrs ago
Back keeps Venus out of Wimbledon play
After 16 consecutive years of always showing up at Wimbledon, winning five titles along the way, Venus Williams pulled out of the grass-court Grand Slam tournament Tuesday, citing a lower back injury.
11 hrs ago
Cost-Effective Moves the Milwaukee Bucks Can Make in Free Agency
Getting the numbers correct when it comes to signing players can make a world of difference for a given franchise moving forward.
Tue Jun 18, 2013
Report: Mavericks, Hawks, Lakers interested in Monta Ellis
As noted at the time, it would be interesting to see what teams would go after a volume shooter - he scored 19.2 points a game but shot just 41.6 percent - but one entering what should be the prime of his career.
5 Free-Agent Targets the Detroit Pistons Must Avoid
And while most teams' fans would be excited at this prospect, the Pistons faithful know better.
Drew will define roles quickly for Bucks
It's an important phrase in sports. Players and coaches talk about it all the time.
Globe and Mail
Monta Ellis tells Bucks he will opt out of his contract
Milwaukee Bucks' Monta Ellis is double-teamed by Phoenix Suns' Luis Scola, left, of Argentina, and P.J. Tucker, right, in the first half during an NBA game on Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013, in Phoenix.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Green Bay Press-Gazette
Mike Woods News and Views: Releasing Bishop risky for Packers
Not that I would ever have to worry about that but, being a former Boy Scout, just want to be prepared.
Bucks' Monta Ellis to opt out of contract, enter free agency
Questions have surrounded the Milwaukee Bucks' backcourt through much of the 2012-13 season, with both Monta Ellis and Brandon Jennings facing the possibility of hitting the free-agency market in different capacities.
2013 NBA Free Agency: Monta Ellis' Decision to Opt Out of Final Year Comes As No Shock
On Monday morning, news emerged that Monta Ellis has officially made the decision to opt out of the final year of his contract with the Milwaukee Bucks .
Monta Ellis informs Bucks he will opt out of contract
Monta Ellis will opt out of the final year of his contract with the Bucks prior to the Thursday deadline, team officials confirmed Monday.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Kings blog: Kings offer Chris Mullin a role in front office
The Kings have offered Hall of Fame player and former Golden State Warriors executive Chris Mullin a role as a consultant, The Bee learned.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Detroit Free Press
Iguodala may be perfect fit for Pistons
Denver Nuggets' Andre Iguodala, right, drives against Milwaukee Bucks' Monta Ellis, left, during the first half of an NBA basketball game on Monday, April 15, 2013, in Milwaukee.
Are Milwaukee Bucks Closing in on Drafting Kentavious Caldwell-Pope?
It is no secret that the Milwaukee Bucks are interested in selecting a shooting guard with the 15th overall pick in the 2013 NBA Draft.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
NBA Finals: Spurs show neglect may be the key to stopping LeBron James
Spurs coach Gregg Popovich waded deep into the Sea of Counterintuitiveness during San Antonio's 113-77 dismantling of Miami in Game 3 of the NBA Finals on Tuesday, regularly instructing his players to leave the best player in the world, LeBron James, wide open on the perimeter, free to assess, think, dribble and shoot to his heart's content.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Bucks' Sanders named to USA Basketball national team camp
Bucks center Larry Sanders was named as one of 27 NBA players invited to USA Basketball's national team camp, scheduled in Las Vegas from July 22 to 25. The U.S. roster was released this afternoon.
Should Milwaukee Bucks Pursue Kevin Martin in 2013 NBA Free Agency?
The Milwaukee Bucks must make some moves in free agency if they want to be competitive during the 2013-14 NBA season.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Dunking with Wolves
NBA Rumors Spark Wolves Nostalgia
Apr 28, 2013; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Milwaukee Bucks guard Monta Ellis during game four of the first round of the 2013 NBA playoffs against the Miami Heat at the BMO Harris Bradley Center.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Vescey: Raptors to Hire Bucks' Weltman as Assistant GM + Blurb on Weltman
Jeff Weltman will remain w Bucks until after draft, then join Raptors as 2d in command under Masai Ujiri, it has been learned/confirmed The shocking part of this story is that Peter Vescey still writes about basketball.