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Bucks re-sign guard George Hill

The Milwaukee Bucks have re-signed free agent guard George Hill. Hill, who was acquired from the Cavaliers in December in a five-player, three-team trade, will return on a three-year deal. …

UPDATED: Sat., May 25, 2019, 10:05 p.m.

Toronto Raptors rally past Milwaukee 100-94, advance to first NBA Finals

Kawhi Leonard had 27 points and 17 rebounds, leading the Toronto Raptors into the NBA Finals for the first time with a 100-94 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks.

UPDATED: Thu., May 23, 2019, 9:22 p.m.

Kawhi Leonard scores 35, Raptors beat Bucks 105-99 for 3-2 lead in Eastern Conference Finals

Leonard showed no obvious signs of the leg soreness that bothered him the previous two games, hitting the 30-point mark for the fourth time in the series.

NBA Tipoff: Bucks need better bench play to regain control vs Raptors

After back-to-back losses in Toronto, the Bucks return home for Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals looking to snatch back momentum in the series. The Bucks won the first …

UPDATED: Tue., May 21, 2019, 9:48 p.m.

Kyle Lowry has 25, Raptors rout Bucks 120-102 to even East finals

Kyle Lowry scored 25 points, Kawhi Leonard had 19 and the Toronto Raptors beat the Milwaukee Bucks 120-102 to even the Eastern Conference finals at two games apiece. Serge Ibaka …

UPDATED: Sun., May 19, 2019, 11:44 p.m.

Kawhi Leonard scores 36, Raptors beat Bucks 118-112 in 2 OTs

Kawhi Leonard scores 36, Pascal Siakam has 25 as Raptors beat Bucks 118-112 in double OT, cut conference finals deficit to 2-1

NBA Tipoff: Bucks lead East finals 2-0, and now series shifts to Toronto

All Milwaukee did in the first two games of the Eastern Conference finals was hold serve. And now the Toronto Raptors think it’s their turn to do the same. Down …

UPDATED: Fri., May 17, 2019, 9:01 p.m.

Milwaukee Bucks top Raptors 125-103 for 2-0 Eastern Conference Finals lead

Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 30 points and grabbed 17 rebounds, Ersan Ilyasova came off the bench to score 17 and the Milwaukee Bucks never trailed on the way to beating the …

NBA Tipoff: Bucks seeking 2-0 lead over Raptors in East finals

When the season started, everyone knew the Eastern Conference would have a new king. LeBron James left Cleveland, having taken his talents to Los Angeles. And even Milwaukee star Giannis …

UPDATED: Wed., May 15, 2019, 8:52 p.m.

Bucks finish with a flourish, rally to top Raptors 108-100

Brook Lopez scored 13 of his 29 points in the fourth quarter, Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 24 and the Milwaukee Bucks rallied in the final minutes to beat the Toronto Raptors …

NBA Tipoff: Bucks, Raptors to begin deciding Eastern Conference title

There’s a big-name superstar on either side: Giannis Antetokounmpo and Kawhi Leonard. There’s a Milwaukee franchise that hasn’t been to the NBA Finals in 45 years, opposite a Toronto franchise …

Not just Giannis: Deep Milwaukee Bucks roar into East finals

The Milwaukee Bucks are back in the Eastern Conference finals for the first time since 2001. The standout play of Giannis Antetokounmpo has been a big reason. But the Bucks …

Warriors edge Rockets, Celtics beat Bucks in openers

Kevin Durant scored 35 points in outdueling James Harden and the Golden State Warriors held off the Houston Rockets 104-100 on Sunday in the opener of what is shaping up …

Bucks expecting another hard-fought matchup with Celtics

The Bucks believe they are a very different team from the one that lost to the Celtics in seven games in the first round of the playoffs last season. The …

Bucks advance for 1st time in 18 years and face Celtics

Giannis Antetokounmpo will have his unique talents on display in the second round of the NBA playoffs for the first time in his six-year career. If Milwaukee’s superstar can match …

UPDATED: Mon., April 22, 2019, 10:35 p.m.

NBA playoffs: Giannis Antetokounmpo scores 41, leads Bucks to sweep of Detroit

Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 41 points, and the Milwaukee Bucks beat Detroit 127-104 on Monday night, completing a four-game sweep of the Pistons and advancing to the second round of the …

UPDATED: Sun., April 14, 2019, 9:21 p.m.

Giannis Antetokounmpo, Bucks pound Pistons 121-86 in playoff opener

Giannis Antetokounmpo had 24 points and 17 rebounds in just 24 minutes, and the top-seeded Milwaukee Bucks showed they were serious about making a playoff run with a 121-86 rout …

UPDATED: Thu., April 11, 2019, 5:59 p.m.

Warriors start playoff road, without LeBron there at the end

The Golden State Warriors are set to begin their quest for a third straight title, and this time it’s up to someone else to try to stop them.

NBA roundup: Bucks beat Hawks 115-107 for 60th win

Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 30 points and Khris Middleton added 21 to send Milwaukee to a methodical 115-107 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Sunday night, giving the Bucks 60 wins …

NBA roundup: Bucks beat Nets as Giannis Antetokounmpo returns to the lineup

Giannis Antetokounmpo had 28 points and 11 rebounds in his return to the lineup, Eric Bledsoe added 29 points and the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Brooklyn Nets 131-121 on Monday …

Joel Embiid, 76ers overcome Bucks, 130-125

Giannis Antetokounmpo scored a career-high 52 points, but Joel Embiid had 40 points and 15 rebounds to lead the Philadelphia 76ers over the Milwaukee Bucks 130-125 on Sunday.

UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 21, 2019, 10:28 p.m.

NBA roundup: Giannis Antetokounmpo, league-leading Bucks edge Celtics

Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 12 of his 30 points in the fourth quarter, Khris Middleton hit a 3-pointer in the closing seconds and the NBA-leading Milwaukee Bucks held off the Boston …

NBA roundup: Giannis Antetokounmpo leads Bucks past Nets

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Paul George powers Thunder past Bucks for fifth straight win

Paul George had 36 points and 13 rebounds, and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Milwaukee Bucks 118-112 on Sunday for their fifth straight victory.

UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 20, 2019, 6:32 p.m.

Milwaukee Bucks to retire Marques Johnson’s No. 8

The Milwaukee Bucks are retiring four-time All-Star Marques Johnson’s No. 8 jersey.

NBA Capsules: Kawhi Leonard, Pascal Siakam lead Raptors past Bucks, 123-116

Kawhi Leonard and Pascal Siakam each scored 30 points, with Siakam setting a career high, and the Toronto Raptors beat the Milwaukee Bucks 123-116 on Saturday night in a matchup …

NBA Capsules: Mike Budenholzer faces former Atlanta team, Bucks rout Hawks

Mike Budenholzer’s first game against the team he coached for five seasons was no contest.

It’s no Christmas miracle: Giannis Antetokounmpo has arrived

The year was 1977. That was the last time the Milwaukee Bucks appeared on Christmas Day.