Posts tagged "brandon jennings"

Detroit adds Brandon Jennings and Josh Smith and people are worried? Really?

So the Detroit Pistons added Brandon Jennings in a sign and trade that gave up the somewhat disappointing Brandon Knight. They've used their cap room this off-season to add Josh Smith at 14 million per year and Jennings at eight. Probably better talent than Ben Gordon and Charlie Villanueva at a bit more of a cost...

Bulls vs Bucks 7pm on CSN

Bulls vs Bucks 7pm on CSN
The Chicago Bulls and Milwaukee Bucks face off in their last game before all-star weekend, their third meeting this season. The Bulls won the first two meetings fairly easily and should be heavy favorites yet again. Milwaukee has no inside presence to contain them, a bunch of selfish isolation scorers, and is even more dependent on Brandon Jennings than the Bulls are on Derrick Rose...

Chicago Bulls vs Milwaukee Bucks, 7:00 PM WGN

Guard/forward John Salmons returns to the United Center to face his former team tonight, as the Bucks visit Chicago. Salmons was traded for Hakim Warrick and Joe Alexander, and has been a huge player for Milwaukee since the deal. Salmons is averaging 20.0 points, 3.4 rebounds and 3.4 assists for the Bucks and will be... Read more »
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Chicago Bulls @ Milwaukee Bucks, 7:30 PM CSN-Chicago

Derrick Rose has found his game over the past 15 games, and tonight he’ll face super-rookie point guard Brandon Jennings, who has seen harder defenses thrown against him over the last month. Rose had 24 points and nine assists against the Charlotte Bobcats on Tuesday, but struggled hanging onto the ball, as he finished with... Read more »

Chicago Bulls @ Milwaukee Bucks, 7:00 PM CSN-Chicago

Rookie Of the Year candidate Brandon Jennings has led his Milwaukee Bucks (yes, his Milwaukee Bucks) to an 8-7 record through the first fifteen games of the season. That even includes a current four game slide in which Jennings has faced much adjusted defenses. Current Rookie Of the Year holder, and Bulls point guard, Derrick... Read more »

Chicago Bulls vs Milwaukee Bucks 7:00 PM, CSN

The Bulls will be back at the United Center after an 0-2 road trip, and will look to redeem themselves against the Michael Redd-less Milwaukee Bucks. Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose is shooting 37% from the floor over the three-game stretch in the early part of the season. Last year’s Rookie Of the Year... Read more »
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Post game notes and quotes

My initial analysis of the post game can be found here, but here’s some of the interesting stuff everyone else was saying after the game: From K.C.’s latest: Coach Vinny Del Negro revealed after the 87-86 triumph that he called plays for rookies James Johnson and Taj Gibson down the stretch. “I want them to... Read more »

Prospect of the Day - Brandon Jennings

Brandon Jennings, Lottomatica Roma, NBA Position: PG, H: 6’1, W: 170, Age: 19 Brandon Jennings struggled mightily playing in Europe for the year, and it will be interesting to see what effect that has on his draft stock.   Much like Holiday, his high ranking on mock draft charts has more to do with the type... Read more »