Knicks hit up Rich Paul for lowdown on Fizdale

While LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers endorsed the hiring of David Fizdale to be the next head coach of the Knicks, New York brass did not seek out James for an opinion, perhaps for fear of being slapped with tampering charges. Knicks president Steve Mills and general manager Scott Perry did, however, sought out […]

Hammon, Blatt up next for Bucks coaching interviews

As expected, San Antonio Spurs assistant Becky Hammon and former Cleveland Cavaliers coach David Blatt will interview for the Milwaukee Bucks coaching job this weekend, according to ESPN. Hammon will become the first woman to interview for a head coaching position in NBA history. The Bucks have already interviewed former New Orleans Pelicans coach Monty […]

Mavs’ Carlisle denies rumor he’s interested in Bucks’ job

Dallas Mavericks head coach Rick Carlisle has denied a report that he is interested in the Milwaukee Bucks’ coaching vacancy. “Rumors that I have interest in the Milwaukee Bucks’ job are completely inaccurate,” Carlisle said Wednesday night via a statement he issued. “I work for Mark Cuban and the Dallas Mavericks.” Carlisle is under contract with […]

Clifford among Bucks’ many coaching interviews

Former Charlotte Hornets coach Steve Clifford is interviewing for the Milwaukee Bucks’ coaching vacancy Monday, one of many interviews arranged by the Bucks this week, according to ESPN. A source familiar with the search told Amico Hoops that ex-Atlanta Hawks’ coach Mike Budenholzer is the Bucks’ early favorite– but that the team will perform its […]

Source: Budenholzer is Bucks’ top candidate

Former Atlanta Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer will meet with the Milwaukee Bucks next week to interview for the team’s coaching vacancy and is considered the early frontrunner for the job, a league source told AmicoHoops. The Bucks have had interest in Budenholzer for quite some time. The 2014-15 Coach of the Year has been preparing a presentation for […]

Hammon among those interviewing for Bucks post

San Antonio Spurs assistant Becky Hammon is among those who will interview for the Milwaukee Bucks coaching vacancy — making her the first woman to interview for an NBA head coaching position. ESPN broke the news of Hammon’s interview. Hammon is the only female to work as an assistant NBA coach, having been hired by […]

Bucks to meet with as many as 10 coaching candidates

With dynamic forward Giannis Antetokounmpo as their headline player and interim coach Joe Prunty not expected back, the Milwaukee Bucks’ coaching vacancy is certain to draw plenty of interest this summer. According to a report from ESPN, the Bucks plan on interviewing as many as 10 candidates and want to do a thorough search. Milwaukee is expected to contact former […]

Cleamons drawing interest from Bucks, Hornets

Longtime NBA assistant coach Jim Cleamons has spoken with the Milwaukee Bucks about their coaching vacancy, according to ESPN. Per the report, Cleamons and Bucks general manager Jon Horst had an “informal” telephone phone conversation Thursday morning. Cleamons, 68, is currently an assistant coach at Yeshiva University of Los Angeles. He last coached in the NBA […]

Blatt, others to interview for Bucks coaching post

Former Cleveland Cavaliers coach David Blatt is among five coaches expected to interview for the Milwaukee Bucks’ coaching vacancy, according to ESPN. Blatt has already interviewed with the New York Knicks twice. Other candidates for the Bucks job, per ESPN: Former Atlanta Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer; former Charlotte Hornets coach Steve Clifford; and former New […]

Bucks reportedly expected to pursue Budenholzer

With the coaching situation in flux, the Milwaukee Bucks are expected to contact former Atlanta Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer to schedule an interview, according to a report from from The New York Post.

Amico Hoops Playoff Preview: Can anyone in the East take down LeBron & Co.?

(1) Toronto Raptors vs. (8) Washington Wizards Season series — 2-2 Series schedule Game 1: Saturday, at Toronto, 5:30 p.m., ESPN Game 2: Tuesday, at Toronto, 7 p.m., NBA TV Game 3: April 20, at Washington, 8 p.m., ESPN2 Game 4: April 22, at Washington, 6 p.m., TNT Game 5 (if necessary): April 25, at […]

Parker ‘uncertain’ about future with Bucks

Milwaukee Bucks small forward Jabari Parker will be a restricted free-agent this summer and the 23-year-old admits he’s “uncertain” about his future with the team. Parker and the Bucks held brief discussions before the season started regarding a contract extension, but Milwaukee’s offer was too low, at least according to Parker’s camp. The Bucks selected Parker with […]