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Bucks’ Thanasis Antetokounmpo assigned to G League

Nov. 13, 2019 8:07 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Bucks have assigned Thanasis Antetokounmpo, the older brother of reigning MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo, to the G League. The Bucks announced Wednesday that Atnteokounmpo and Dragan Bender have been assigned to the Wisconsin Herd. Antetokounmpo, who signed a two-year, minimum...

Henderson leads Milwaukee past Wisconsin Lutheran 103-53

Nov. 12, 2019 10:43 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Harrison Henderson had 16 points off the bench to lift Milwaukee to a 103-53 win over Wisconsin Lutheran on Tuesday night. Josh Thomas had 13 points for Milwaukee (2-1). Shae Mitchell added 12 points. Courtney Brown Jr. had 10 points for the hosts. Milwaukee (2-1) scored at least 100...

Bucks F Middleton to miss 3-4 weeks with thigh contusion

Nov. 11, 2019 8:32 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee Bucks forward Khris Middleton is expected to be sidelined for up to a month after suffering a left thigh contusion. Middleton was hurt during Sunday night's 121-119 win at Oklahoma City. He underwent an MRI and examination Monday by team physician Dr. William Raasch that...

W. Michigan downs Milwaukee 115-110 in triple overtime

Nov. 9, 2019 10:59 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — William Boyer-Richard scored seven points in the third overtime, including a go-ahead free throw, and Western Michigan beat Milwaukee 115-110 on Saturday night. The Broncos' Michael Flowers notched career highs with 34 points and seven 3-pointers and hit 3s with seconds remaining to tie...

Agency confirms acid attack suspect's military service

Nov. 8, 2019 2:01 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — A military record-keeping agency has confirmed the military service of a white Milwaukee man suspected of throwing acid on a Latino man. The National Personnel Records Center confirmed Clifton Blackwell's service in the Marines from 1975 to 1978 in response to a request from The Associated...

Prosecutors charge man with hate crime in acid attack

Nov. 7, 2019 6:35 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — A 61-year-old white Milwaukee man accused of throwing acid on a Hispanic man's face will be charged with a hate crime, increasing the possible sentence he may receive if convicted, prosecutors announced Wednesday. Prosecutors filed one charge against Clifton Blackwell — first-degree...

The Latest: Acid attack victim glad for hate crime charge

Nov. 6, 2019 6:10 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The latest on a white Milwaukee man being charged with a hate crime for allegedly throwing acid on a Hispanic man's face (all times local): 4:55 p.m. The Hispanic man who had acid thrown on his face says he's pleased Milwaukee prosecutors charged the white man suspected of the attack with...

Milwaukee man accused of throwing acid on Hispanic man's face charged with hate crime

Nov. 6, 2019 2:57 PM EST
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee man accused of throwing acid on Hispanic man's face charged with hate crime.

Lucas lifts Milwaukee past Concordia University (Wisc) 72-62

Nov. 5, 2019 11:17 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Te'Jon Lucas had 19 points, seven rebounds and seven assists as Milwaukee got past Concordia University (Wisconsin) 72-62 on Tuesday night in a season opener. Josh Thomas had 18 points and eight rebounds for Milwaukee. DeAndre Abram added 14 points and seven rebounds. Olalekan George had...

Wisconsin acid attack suspect once held hunters at gunpoint

Nov. 5, 2019 6:57 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — A white man accused of throwing acid on a Hispanic man's face once held four hunters at gunpoint on his rural Wisconsin property, an encounter that one of the hunters said Tuesday he still vividly remembers. The chance encounter with the hunters in 2006 sheds light into the temperament of...