Milwaukee Bucks

Toni Kukoč playing for the Bucks.
Michael Redd playing for the Bucks.
Brandon Jennings
Giannis Antetokounmpo
Milwaukee Bucks wordmark, 2006–2015.
Milwaukee Bucks wordmark, 2015–present.

American professional basketball team based in Milwaukee.

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Jason Kidd

American professional basketball coach and former player who is the head coach for the Dallas Mavericks of the National Basketball Association (NBA).

Kidd in 2014
Kidd with the Nets in 2006
Kidd during his second tenure as a Maverick
Kidd drives to the basket in 2008
Kidd as a Knick guarded by Washington's John Wall
Kidd giving instructions to Matthew Dellavedova during his tenure as Bucks coach
Kidd (second from right) with U.S. President George W. Bush, Kobe Bryant, and Deron Williams at the 2008 Olympics
Kidd shooting a jump shot in 2009

After one season, he was traded to the Milwaukee Bucks, where he coached for four seasons until he was fired mid-season in 2018.

White-tailed deer

Medium-sized deer native to North America, Central America, and South America as far south as Peru and Bolivia.

Fawn waving its white tail
Male whitetail in Kansas
Seneca white deer
O. v. nemoralis, female, Costa Rica
Buck seen in Missoula, Montana
Doe in September in Peace River, Alberta, Canada; between summer and winter coats
Female with tail in alarm posture
Close up of female's head
Male white-tailed deer
White-tailed bucks with antlers still in velvet, August 2011
White-tailed deer during late winter
These bucks were pursuing a pair of does across the Loxahatchee River in Florida—the does lost them by entering a mangrove thicket too dense for the bucks' antlers.
Fawn lying on grass
Two white-tailed deer nuzzling in Cayuga Heights, New York
Fawn being kept as a pet in a farm near Cumaral, Colombia
Pet deer on farm
White-tailed deer in Buena Vista, Virginia
A deer in suburban Highland Park, New Jersey
Car with major damage from striking a white-tailed deer in Wisconsin
Odocoileus virginianus skull, part of an exhibition on the cultural artifacts of the Cora people of Western Mexico.

The white-tailed deer is also the inspiration of the professional basketball team the Milwaukee Bucks.

Andrew Bogut

Australian former basketball player who spent the majority of his professional career playing in the National Basketball Association (NBA).

Bogut with the Golden State Warriors in 2019
Bogut with the Bucks in 2005
Bogut with the Bucks in 2011
Bogut and Warriors teammate David Lee in 2013

The 7 ft tall center was selected by the Milwaukee Bucks with the first overall pick in the 2005 NBA draft.

Miami Heat

American professional basketball team based in Miami.

Jimmy Butler led the Heat during deep playoff runs in the early 2020s

They swept the Milwaukee Bucks in the first round and defeated Chicago in five games before winning against the Indiana Pacers in Game 7.

George Karl

American former professional basketball coach and player.

Karl coaching the Denver Nuggets in 2011
Karl with the Nuggets in 2009

next two months, he was a scout and adviser to the Milwaukee Bucks.

Toni Kukoč

Croatian-American former professional basketball player who serves as Special Advisor to Jerry Reinsdorf, the owner of the Chicago Bulls.

Kukoč with the Milwaukee Bucks in 2005

After a short stint with the Hawks, he was traded to the Milwaukee Bucks, along with Leon Smith, in a deal for Glenn Robinson.

2005 NBA draft

The 2005 NBA draft took place on June 28, 2005, in the Theatre at Madison Square Garden in New York City.

On December 6, 2004, the L.A. Lakers acquired New York's 2005 and Charlotte's 2009 second-round draft picks from Charlotte in exchange for Kareem Rush. Previously, Charlotte acquired New York's second-round draft pick on August 6, 2004, from Atlanta in exchange for Predrag Drobnjak. Previously, Atlanta acquired a 2005 second-round draft pick and Michael Doleac on February 15, 2004, from New York in a three-team trade with New York and Milwaukee. The L.A. Lakers used the 37th pick to draft Ronny Turiaf.

Brian Winters

American former basketball player and coach.

Vince Carter (blue) tries to make a layup shot, while Pau Gasol (yellow) defends the basket

Winters made the NBA All-Rookie Team with the Lakers before he was traded to the Milwaukee Bucks as part of the deal that brought future Hall of Fame center Kareem Abdul-Jabbar to the West Coast, which Abdul-Jabbar had demanded.

Denver Nuggets

American professional basketball team based in Denver.

Dikembe Mutombo was drafted by the Nuggets in 1991.
Denver drafted Carmelo Anthony 3rd overall in the 2003 draft.
Allen Iverson helped Denver to their first 50-win season since 1988.
Chauncey Billups, acquired in 2008, helped the George Karl/ Carmelo Anthony duo to their first playoff series win.
George Karl was named NBA Coach of the Year in 2013, his final season in Denver
Nikola Jokić was named NBA Most Valuable Player in 2021 (first player in franchise history).

On January 11, 2007, Earl Boykins, Julius Hodge and cash considerations were traded to the Milwaukee Bucks, in exchange for point guard Steve Blake.

Detroit Pistons

American professional basketball team based in Detroit.

Dave Bing joined the team in 1966, scoring 1,601 points in his rookie year.
Isiah Thomas against the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden on January 19, 1985.
Chuck Daly, coach of the 1989 and 1990 NBA champions.
A ticket for Game 1 of the 1988 NBA Finals at The Forum.
Doug Collins, one of five head coaches for the Pistons in an eight-year span.
Larry Brown coached the Pistons to the 2004 NBA title and the Eastern Conference championship the following season.
The Pistons are honored at the White House for the team's victory in the 2004 NBA Finals.
A game ticket from March 2006 between the Detroit Pistons and the Washington Wizards.
Andre Drummond was selected by the Pistons with the ninth overall pick in 2012 NBA draft.
Little Caesars Arena in 2018
The Detroit Pistons playing in The Palace of Auburn Hills, seen here in January 2006.

In the off-season, the Pistons reached an agreement with former Chicago Bulls guard Ben Gordon on a five-year/$55 million contract, as well as an agreement with former Milwaukee Bucks forward Charlie Villanueva on a five-year contract worth $35 million.