Bucks hire former Atlanta head coach Mike Budenholzer as new head coach

REPORT: Bucks hire former Atlanta head coach Mike Budenholzer as new head coach

This, after he had a second interview with Bucks ownership in NY.

Mike Budenholzer has agreed to become head coach of the Milwaukee Bucks.

The 48-year-old's time in Atlanta was widely considered to be successful, but as ownership looked to initiate a full rebuild, Budenholzer was eager to move on for another opportunity with a greater readiness to be competitive.

Arteta favourite to land Arsenal job
A 68-year-old Arsene Wenger headed Arsenal since 1996. "So that's why I say - yes, Patrick Vieira is ready to manage Arsenal ". Not just because he's my friend. 'He is doing very well with New York City, and he told me the job is very hard and difficult.

Budenholzer has experience as an National Basketball Association head coach, having last coached the Atlanta Hawks from 2013-18.

Milwaukee fired coach Jason Kidd on January 22 after losing four of five games despite an early season trade for Eric Bledsoe and an MVP-quality season from Giannis Antetokounmpo.

Gery Woelfel of the Racine Journal Times then reported the coach was one of the favorites to fill the Bucks opening, while Marc Stein of the New York Times noted the Raptors' "strong interest" in him. He'll take over for former interim head coach Joe Prunty who succeeded Jason Kidd after the team's rough start during the 2017-18 season. He won the NBA's Coach of the Year award back in 2014-15.

Use Gmail offline - Gmail Help
After switching to new Gmail , go to Settings and selected Offline from the menu and then Enable offline mail from the options. Do note that this feature is only available in the new Gmail interface and if the browser you're using is Chrome 61 or later.

Alongside Antetokounmpo, the Bucks have players like Eric Bledsoe, Khris Middleton, Malcolm Brogdon, and Thon Maker. In that season, he led the Hawks to a 60-22 record and they were the best team in the Eastern Conference that season before coming up short in the playoffs.

He previously worked under Gregg Popovich as an assistant coach for the San Antonio Spurs.

Expect to see the Bucks end up looking very good for their decision to hire Budenholzer. The Bucks also have the No. 17 pick in the draft.

Justify sets off for Baltimore ahead of Preakness Stakes
The Preakness is one-half furlong shorter than the 10-furlong (or 1.25-mile) Kentucky Derby. WBAL NewsRadio 1090's Preakness coverage comes from Pimlico Race Course starting at 7 a.m.

The Milwaukee Bucks have found their man.

Related News:

  • Ekiti guber: APC congratulates Kayode Fayemi, courts other aspirants

    Ekiti guber: APC congratulates Kayode Fayemi, courts other aspirants

    He said that the APC was taking the Ekiti governorship poll seriously "to redeem the state from a very abusive government". Fayemi should not celebrate this pyrrhic victory yet because it is nothing but a flame that will be quenched on July 14 .
    Baylor Sports Earn APR Public Recognition Awards

    Baylor Sports Earn APR Public Recognition Awards

    The University of Arkansas has earned a public recognition award in 12 of the 13 years since the program was initiated. I would also like to thank the Morgan Academic Center staff for their efforts in supporting our student-athletes.
    Diego Maradona named president of Belarusian club Dynamo Brest

    Diego Maradona named president of Belarusian club Dynamo Brest

    They face BATE in the Belarusian Cup final on Sunday, where they will seek to defend the trophy they won past year . Argentine football legend Diego Maradona has been appointed as chairman of obscure Belarusian club Dinamo Brest .
  • Amazon Alexa developers get eight new voices

    Amazon Alexa developers get eight new voices

    Next, click on the hamburger icon (the three horizontal lines) in the top left corner to reveal the menu. If you have an idea for using Amazon Polly voices in your skill, tell us about it via this survey .
    Harbor Freight Chainsaw Recall

    Harbor Freight Chainsaw Recall

    Over a million chainsaws sold at Harbor Freight Tools stores across the US have been recalled, because they may not turn off. Customers who may have this product should return them for a replacement chainsaw, which will be available starting May 21.
    Italy's 5-star, League finish policy programme, pass to leaders

    Italy's 5-star, League finish policy programme, pass to leaders

    The 39-page document leaked on Tuesday also called for a renegotiation of Italy's European Union budget contributions. The draft accord is likely to cause concern in Brussels and at European Central Bank headquarters in Frankfurt.
  • Christina Aguilera Didn't Quit The Voice Because of Gwen Stefani

    Christina Aguilera Didn't Quit The Voice Because of Gwen Stefani

    The powerhouse singers collaborated on Aguilera's newest track, which was released on Wednesday, and it's pretty empowering. The new song is off of Christina's upcoming album Liberation , which will be released on June 15.
    Petrol price soars close to Rs 75 a litre in Delhi

    Petrol price soars close to Rs 75 a litre in Delhi

    According to the new revised rate, the petrol will cost Rs 110 per litre and diesel and kerosene will cost Rs 92. In some cities, diesel prices have touched a record high while that of petrol are at a 56-month peak.
    Danny Rose: I hope the boss gets what he wants

    Danny Rose: I hope the boss gets what he wants

    Rumours are rife that Conte may quit his job at Stamford Bridge after Saturday's FA Cup final against Manchester United . I heard from the same source that told sky sports news re poch going to Chelsea .
  • Bangladesh SC grants bail to ex-PM Khaleda Zia in corruption case

    Bangladesh SC grants bail to ex-PM Khaleda Zia in corruption case

    On Khaleda's freedom from jail, BNP lawyer Moudud Ahmed said: "We have to try to seek bail in other cases for that". The apex court directed the High Court to hear her petition and positively dispose of it by the end of July.
    Guajardo says NAFTA deal unlikely by Thursday

    Guajardo says NAFTA deal unlikely by Thursday

    Sanders did not address Ryan's timeline, but said Trump was adamant he would get a deal "that works for America". Rosa DeLauro of CT on Wednesday urged negotiators to continue their talks, saying Ryan's deadline is arbitrary.
    Bumrah leads Mumbai to win over Punjab

    Bumrah leads Mumbai to win over Punjab

    The team has handled it better than me, I think we have done well considering how we played in the first half of the tournament . Both batsmen fell in successive overs as Krunal was deceived by Marcus Stoinis slower delivery and pulled it to short fine leg.


Most liked

Manhattan District Attorney Will No Longer Prosecute Minor Marijuana Cases
Johnson is calling on the NYPD to issue summonses instead of making arrests when someone is caught smoking pot in public. Andrew Cuomo signaled last month that the time might be right to consider loosening statewide restrictions.

Texas man, 25, poses as Harvey evacuee, stars for HS hoops team
The woman, who spoke on the condition of anonymity said her daughter didn't have a sexual relationship with Gilstrap-Portley. This is a unique situation that shows us areas that need improving when we open our doors to students in times of need.

Russian opposition leader Navalny jailed for 30 days over protest
But 1,600 anti-Kremlin activists, including Navalny, 41, were detained for their actions. The charge carries a punishment of up to 15 days in custody.

Tencent Sees Profit Increase of 61% Thanks to Games Business
The Hong Kong-listed company reported an operating margin of 42 per cent, up 3 percentage points from the same period a year ago. China's largest social network and gaming company defied fears that outsized spending would hammer profitability.

Spanish GP stats: Why Saturday is the most important day in Barcelona
Meanwhile, despite Hamilton being confirmed for the 2019 season, there remains a question mark on his teammate for next season. The Austrian said: "Valtteri deserved to win in Baku and could even have won the last two.

Google Chrome's autoplay audio blocker has been messing up web games
To correct that, Google said Tuesday it's temporarily removing the autoplay policy for the Web Audio API from Chrome 66 . As users continue browsing the web, Chrome updates that list as it learns where you play media and where you don't.

Amazon's AWS jumps into blockchain fray with new partner
He said it can also help connecting enterprises' private blockchains to the ethereum network. Big companies like Microsoft are seeing opportunities in blockchain technology lately.

Florida teacher drowns 'nuisance animals' in front of class
A Forest Hill Excessive Faculty dad or mum informed FOX51 that her son took pictures of the harrowing acts with the animals. He has always gone above and beyond his call of duty to ensure that his students had everything they needed'.

Kim Kardashian Provokes Fury With 'Appetite Suppressant' Lollipop Plug
Kim Kardashian is getting some flack on social media yet again - this time for promoting an appetite suppressant lollipop. She added, "MAYBE don't take appetite suppressors and eat enough to fuel your BRAIN and work hard and be successful".

CBS looks back for its reboot-heavy new TV season
Executive producer Dick Wolf's new crime drama is set in NY and stars Jeremy Sisto, Zeeko Zaki, Missy Peregrym and Connie Nielsen. The final new shows that made the cut for the fall lineup are dramas Federal Bureau of Investigation and God Friended Me .

No, the Next STAR WARS Spin-Off Won't Focus on LANDO CALRISSIAN
Premiere blames a miscommunication between Kennedy and the interviewer for the previous erroneous quote. "'We would love to tell a story about Lando Calrissian one day, but this is not news'".

Lachlan Murdoch set to become chairman and CEO of 'New Fox'
Fox is preparing for a future without its film and TV studios, as well as cable channels such as FX and National Geographic. The new Fox will house assets including Fox News, Fox Business Network and sports cable networks, the company said.

Mandela Cup: Sundowns deny Messi, Dembele Suarez shine
More sloppy defending gave Barcelona a third goal on 67 minutes when an interception set up Gomes to fire past substitute goalkeeper Kennedy Mweene.

The Thomas Markle Royal Wedding Drama, Fully Explained
Prince Harry is reportedly blaming himself after Meghan Markle's dad sensationally pulled out of the royal wedding last night. The prince, now 33, cites her as his inspiration for the charitable work that he and Meghan will continue as a couple.

TI's lawyer says rapper was wrongfully arrested outside his gated community
Sadow says T.I. contacted his wife Tameka "Tiny" Cottle , who confirmed her husband should be allowed inside the community. The friend, who had a warrant out for his arrest from Clayton County, was arrested on that warrant.