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  1. Gov. Walker disputes idea that Bucks arena deal would include new taxesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WKOW-TV

    The latest arena plan for the Milwaukee Bucks would involve the state chipping in $55 million in the form of bonding, which would be paid off with interest over 20 years at a total cost of $80 million. Governor Scott Walker is on board.

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  2. Walker supports key parts of Bucks stadium dealRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WIZM-AM La Crosse

    Gov. Scott Walker spoke in favor Thursday for key elements of a reported deal fora new $500 million arena for the Milwaukee Bucks that includes raising taxes on Milwaukee County hotel rooms and rental cars. Walker's support for central parts of the plan came as conservatives, including the influential group Americans for Prosperity, blasted the latest funding proposal as irresponsible and harmful to taxpayers.

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  3. Frank Gimbel's empire could grow under arena plan, but he is...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... who are negotiating a way to provide $250 million in public money toward the $500 million arena project. The Milwaukee Bucks owners and former owner Herb Kohl have committed a combined $250 million to a new arena. A draft of the arena-funding ...

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  4. 'Jock TIF' may put taxes on NBA players back in Milwaukee arena funding mixRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... already collects income tax from professional athletes who play games in Milwaukee and Green Bay when the Milwaukee Bucks , Milwaukee Brewers and Green Bay Packers are at home. "The state comes out far ahead," in the current plan, said another ...

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  5. Scott Walker says he'd be 'pleased' if prevailing wage law repealedRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | TwinCities

    Gov. Scott Walker said Thursday he would be "pleased" if a repeal of Wisconsin's prevailing wage law were a part of the state budget, but he'd also be satisfied with significant changes to the requirement setting construction wages for public works jobs. Walker commented as the Legislature's budget-writing committee hoped to complete work on the two-year spending plan on Friday, despite not having agreement on how to pay for highway and state road projects, a financing deal for a new Milwaukee Bucks arena or whether to repeal the prevailing wage.

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  6. Would YOU Play With Kobe?Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Silver Screen and Roll

    Yesterday Jared Dudley of the Bucks said that " most guys don't want to play with Kobe " during a radio interview. Now I would hope that most of us here can at LEAST appreciate Kobe Bryant for what he has done, is doing, and will continue to do for the franchise, so it hopefully won't be shocking that I would completely disagree with this statement.

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  7. Kobe Bryant as a FacilitatorRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Silver Screen and Roll

    Milwaukee Bucks forward Jared Dudley caught the attention of many media outlets with his comments on Kobe Bryant. To paraphrase, he mentioned that Bryant tends to overpass, he sets out to fill the box score, and that stars such as Kevin Love would not want to play alongside him in L.A. Bryant hasn't passed much in his career -- his career average is 4.8 -- and this is unimpressive if compared to a list of the greatest shooting guards of all-time.

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  8. Celebrity chef attempts to woo Paul Pierce to Wizards with monthly mealsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Boston.com

    Jose Andres is a noted chef, restaurateur, and frequent television guest of Anthony Bourdain. He's also, apparently, a pretty big Paul Pierce fan.

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  9. Kobe Bryant News: Goudelock Proves Kobe Is A Good TeammateRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Lake Show Life

    ... Pelicans defeated the Lakers 96-80. Mandatory Credit: Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports Jared Dudley of the Milwaukee Bucks made some headlines yesterday by expressing his opinion on various ESPN outlets. He spoke about Carmelo Anthony being the ...

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  10. Bucks arena proposal: Taxpayers would cover about half of construction costsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    MILWAUKEE Taxpayers would cover about half the cost of a new Milwaukee Bucks arena under the latest financing package that's said to be in the final stages of negotiation. All sides are reportedly hustling to get the plan set by tomorrow so the Joint Finance Committee could put it into its version of the new state budget.

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  11. Community Draft Board - Pick #2Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Brew Hoop

    He's settling in as the "consensus" first-overall selection among many draft experts, and our readers were by-and-large in agreement: Karl-Anthony Towns is the top prospect in this year's draft, and he occupies the top spot on our community draft board. Towns would surely be a great addition to any NBA roster, but he's especially well-suited for the Bucks thanks to his size and versatility.

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  12. Milwaukee parking garage for arena would be built in Park East corridorRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... structure also would serve not only the arena but also new private development that city officials and the Milwaukee Bucks owners predict will spring up on the long-vacant Park East corridor lands that are controlled by Milwaukee County. "It would ...

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  13. Walker says Bucks arena deal wona t include higher taxesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WLUK-TV Green Bay

    Gov. Scott Walker says allowing local taxes set to expire in Milwaukee County to continue and be used to help pay for a $500 million new arena for the Milwaukee Bucks is not a tax increase. Walker commented Thursday following a ground breaking in Portage about the ongoing negotiations to finance a new arena for the NBA team to keep it in Milwaukee.

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  14. Who could the Celtics target in free agency?Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Boston.com

    The Celtics were the feel-good story of the Boston sports scene this winter, as Brad Stevens led a lineup that was continuously rotating during the year to the playoffs, where they took on the eventual Eastern Conference champion Cleveland Cavaliers. The Cavs dispatched the Celtics in four games, but not before the team brought high-energy and downright fun basketball back to Boston.

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  15. Former Phoenix Suns guard Jared Dudley sounds off on Kobe, Love, Harden and moreRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Bright Side of the Sun

    ... young, promising Eric Bledsoe. A win-win trade. Two years later, after washing out in LA, Dudley helped the Milwaukee Bucks reach the playoffs by providing veteran moxie and consistency off the bench as a small-ball four as well as his usual role as ...

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  16. Bucks' Offseason Wish List, Part 2: Centers in Free AgencyRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Brew Hoop

    The people have spoken. As the offseason continues on, we explore the list put together by Brew Hoop's esteemed comments section.

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  17. Bucks arena proposal: Taxpayers would cover about ...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    MILWAUKEE Taxpayers would cover about half the cost of a new Milwaukee Bucks arena under the latest financing package that's said to be in the final stages of negotiation. All sides are reportedly hustling to get the plan set by tomorrow so the Joint Finance Committee could put it into its version of the new state budget.

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  18. Scott Walker backs arena funding proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... and a keen eye for the absurd in daily life, with an emphasis on topics that touched on local moments. The Milwaukee Bucks are proposing a $500 million arena in downtown Milwaukee to replace the BMO Harris Bradley Center. Gov. Scott Walker said ...

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  19. Two local small businesses got their start almost by accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WISN-TV

    ... TO PUT UNDER ONE FLAG. THEMA: SHE HAS THREE EMPLOYEES AND A BIG FOLLOWING, INCLUDING COLLABORATIONS WITH THE MILWAUKEE BUCKS, AND BADGERS. BIG BUSINESS NOTICES HER SMALL COMPANY.

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  20. High school senior on the future of Milwaukee and the BucksRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | OnMilwaukee

    Joe Franke, a senior at Shorewood High School, reached out via email last week and asked to us to publish a "letter to the editor" of sorts. OnMilwaukee.com is a place for community discussion so below is Franke's take on current arena discussions and the future of the Milwaukee Bucks.

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