Bucks Diary

Tuesday, November 22, 2005

Bucks West Coast Trip Disgraceful

Bucks effort enough to make you wince


The third best team in the Association? Right. If the Bucks are in the upper half I'd be surprised. They just got destroyed by two stumblebum teams, the Sacramento Kings and the Utah Jazz. And I mean destroyed. For the entire 4 game road trip, the Bucks were outscored by a whopping 59 points.

They are playing no defense whatsoever, giving up over 101 points per game. They should be embarrased by their efforts in three of the four games played on this trip. Someone should have reminded them that they were playing professional games in front of paying fans, not pick-up games at the YMCA. Their effort in the last game was so bad Utah Coach Jerry Sloan was moved to comment on their lack of energy. The other team's coach calling you out! That's low. Its time for your Milwaukee Bucks to look in the mirror, and that starts at the top.


What is Stotts doing?

When a team with as much talent as the Bucks consistently falls behind by 20 and more points to opponent after opponent, at some point you have to ask: Is the coach doing a good job of preparing them to play? The answer here is no. Stotts has to shoulder blame for the pathetic efforts the team has put out. The two things a coach should demand every night are effort and defense. Too many nights the Bucks have provided neither. What has he done to penalize the lackadaisical efforts? Anything? Just standing there on the sideline like a statue isn't going to cut it, Ter.

Play Bogut more

I'm going to eat some serious crow here. A couple of posts back I said that 82games.com was statistical nonsense. I'm partially reversing myself, or at least qualifying my criticism. I still don't believe you can draw sweeping conclusions about a player's performance based solely upon a comparison of how the team does while he is in the game versus how they do when he is out.

But, in the case of C Andrew Bogut, where many of the contributions he makes do not show up on the stats sheet, the statistic can be at least a little enlightening. The fact is there is only one player on the roster who can say that while he is on the court the Bucks outscore there opponents: Bogut (benchwarmer Ervin Johnson notwithstanding). And, when he's off the floor the Bucks have been outscored by double digits. Now compare that to Magliore's numbers. His are the worst on the team. When he's out on the floor the Bucks get outscored by double digits, and when he is on the bench the team outscores its opponents. In fact Magliore is the only player on the Bucks who can make the dubious claim the team outscored its opponent while he was on the bench!

Magliore is doing nothing. (I truly believe Dan Gadzuric could put up better numbers than Jamaal is producing.) Until Magliore gets his game together, he should sit and Bogut should start.


Ford missed way too many of these

Ford can't hit anything, Williams has disappeared

After great starts, the point guard tandem of TJ Ford and Mo Williams has completely fizzled. Neither is making shots, and its hurting the team. On this disastrous trip, the two combined to shoot 24 for 68 for a whopping FG percentage of 35%. We need those two to get it going again.
That's all I have for today. I'm too disgusted to write anymore.

6 Comments:

At October 12, 2015 at 12:44 AM, Blogger mmjiaxin said...

prada sneakers, http://www.pradashoes.us/
puma outlet, http://www.pumaoutletonline.com/
louis vuitton bags, http://www.louisvuittonhandbagsoutlet.co.uk/
wellensteyn outlet, http://www.barbour.us.com/
cheap ugg boots, http://www.uggaustralia.in.net/
oakley sunglasses wholesale, http://www.wholesaleoakleysunglasses.us.com/
miami heat jersey, http://www.miamiheatjerseys.net/
north face outlet store, http://www.thenorthfaceoutletstores.org/
oakland raiders jerseys, http://www.oaklandraidersjerseys.us/
giants jersey, http://www.newyorkgiants.us/
new balance shoes, http://www.newbalanceshoes.in.net/
longchamp handbags outlet, http://www.longchamphandbag.us.com/
ugg boots clearance,ugg australia,uggs on sale,ugg slippers,uggs boots,uggs outlet,ugg boots,ugg,uggs
asics,asics israel,asics shoes,asics running shoes,asics israel,asics gel,asics running,asics gel nimbus,asics gel kayano
nba jerseys, http://www.nbajerseys.net/
michael kors outlet, http://www.michaelkorsoutlet-store.us.com/
black friday 2015, http://www.monclerjacketsuk.co.uk/
ralph lauren,polo ralph lauren,ralph lauren outlet,ralph lauren italia,ralph lauren sito ufficiale
miami heat, http://www.miamiheatjerseys.net/
mcm backpack, http://www.mcm.in.net/
hollister clothing store, http://www.hollisterclothingstore.net/
mm1012

 
At December 21, 2015 at 9:22 PM, Blogger ninest123 Ninest said...

ninest123 12.22
michael kors pas cher, air max, ray ban sunglasses, nike roshe run pas cher, nike free pas cher, mulberry, ralph lauren, air jordan, sac longchamp pas cher, nike air max, nike air force, air max, true religion outlet, sac hermes, nike huaraches, true religion jeans, polo ralph lauren, michael kors uk, nike roshe, converse pas cher, vans pas cher, air max pas cher, abercrombie and fitch, nike free, longchamp, oakley pas cher, sac guess, timberland, hogan outlet, true religion jeans, sac burberry, hollister, new balance pas cher, north face, hollister, nike blazer, michael kors outlet, vanessa bruno, north face, lululemon outlet online, coach purses, replica handbags, true religion outlet, michael kors, nike trainers, ray ban pas cher, nike tn, louboutin, polo lacoste, coach outlet store online

 
At December 21, 2015 at 9:24 PM, Blogger ninest123 Ninest said...

rolex watches, louboutin outlet, jordan shoes, louis vuitton outlet, burberry outlet, ugg outlet, oakley sunglasses, michael kors outlet online sale, michael kors outlet, air max, michael kors outlet, polo ralph lauren, louis vuitton outlet, michael kors outlet, longchamp handbags, tiffany and co, louboutin, michael kors outlet, gucci outlet, ugg boots clearance, oakley sunglasses, longchamp outlet, ray ban sunglasses, christian louboutin, air max, louboutin shoes, uggs, prada handbags, uggs outlet, burberry outlet, longchamp handbags, oakley sunglasses, prada outlet, chanel handbags, ray ban sunglasses, michael kors outlet, louis vuitton outlet stores, polo ralph lauren outlet, oakley sunglasses cheap, replica watches, louis vuitton handbags, tory burch outlet, cheap oakley sunglasses, louis vuitton, cheap uggs, tiffany and co, nike free, nike shoes, ray ban sunglasses

 
At December 21, 2015 at 9:26 PM, Blogger ninest123 Ninest said...

nike roshe run, herve leger, vans shoes, new balance shoes, air max, north face jackets, iphone cases, reebok outlet, bottega veneta, iphone 6 cases, baseball bats, hollister clothing store, mcm handbags, mac cosmetics, jimmy choo outlet, instyler, nfl jerseys, wedding dresses, converse, ray ban, insanity workout, beats by dre, oakley, chi flat iron, birkin bag, air max, soccer jerseys, ralph lauren, babyliss pro, iphone 6s cases, gucci, p90x, abercrombie, iphone 5s cases, s6 case, vans, celine handbags, valentino shoes, north face outlet, mont blanc, soccer shoes, asics running shoes, louboutin, ferragamo shoes, lululemon outlet, ghd, timberland boots, iphone 6s plus cases, giuseppe zanotti, ipad cases, iphone 6 plus cases, abercrombie and fitch

 
At December 21, 2015 at 9:27 PM, Blogger ninest123 Ninest said...

pandora jewelry, hollister, canada goose outlet, louis vuitton uk, swarovski crystal, canada goose, canada goose, canada goose, barbour, sac louis vuitton, moncler, canada goose, ugg, moncler, canada goose uk, moncler outlet, canada goose, moncler, moncler, barbour, ugg boots, pandora charms, louis vuitton, juicy couture outlet, sac lancel, pandora charms, moncler, pandora jewelry, rolex watches, ugg, links of london, moncler, marc jacobs, swarovski, supra shoes, montre homme, karen millen, moncler, doke gabbana, toms shoes, converse shoes, sac louis vuitton, coach outlet store online, ugg pas cher, wedding dresses, louis vuitton, juicy couture, canada goose jackets, thomas sabo, ugg
ninest123 12.22

 
At March 30, 2017 at 10:50 PM, Blogger raybanoutlet001 said...

cheap oakley sunglasses
kobe 9 elite
nike blazer
nike trainers uk
basketball shoes
red valentino
louboutin shoes
nba jerseys
coach outlet
michael kors handbags sale

 

Post a Comment

Links to this post:

Create a Link

<< Home