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The 2015–16 Milwaukee Bucks season was the 48th season of the franchise in the National Basketball Association (NBA).[1][2] On December 12, 2015, the team ended the Golden State Warriors 28-game winning streak including their NBA record-setting 24–0 start.

2015–16 Milwaukee Bucks season
Head coachJason Kidd
General managerJohn Hammond
Owner(s)Wesley Edens & Marc Lasry
ArenaBradley Center
Results
Record33–49 (.402)
PlaceDivision: 5th (Central)
Conference: 12th (Eastern)
Playoff finishDid not qualify

Stats @ Basketball-Reference.com
Local media
TelevisionFox Sports Wisconsin
RadioWTMJ (AM)
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Contents

Draft picksEdit

Round Pick Player Position Nationality College
1 17 Rashad Vaughn SG   United States UNLV
2 46 Norman Powell G   United States UCLA

RosterEdit

2015–16 Milwaukee Bucks roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Height Weight DOB (YYYY-MM-DD) From
SF 34 Antetokounmpo, Giannis (C) 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m) 222 lb (101 kg) 1994–12–06 Greece
PG 19 Bayless, Jerryd 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 200 lb (91 kg) 1988–08–20 Arizona
SG 5 Carter-Williams, Michael   6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 190 lb (86 kg) 1991–10–10 Syracuse
PG 11 Ennis, Tyler 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 194 lb (88 kg) 1994–08–24 Syracuse
PF 31 Henson, John 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m) 229 lb (104 kg) 1990–12–28 North Carolina
SF 17 Inglis, Damien 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) 246 lb (112 kg) 1995–05–20 INSEP (FRA)
SG 3 Mayo, O. J.   6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) 210 lb (95 kg) 1987–11–05 Southern California
SG 22 Middleton, Khris 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 234 lb (106 kg) 1991–08–12 Texas A&M
C 15 Monroe, Greg 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m) 265 lb (120 kg) 1990–06–04 Georgetown
PF 6 Novak, Steve   6 ft 10 in (2.08 m) 225 lb (102 kg) 1983–06–13 Marquette
PF 77 O'Bryant III, Johnny 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) 257 lb (117 kg) 1993–06–01 LSU
SF 12 Parker, Jabari 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 250 lb (113 kg) 1995–03–15 Duke
C 18 Plumlee, Miles 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m) 249 lb (113 kg) 1988–09–01 Duke
SG 21 Vásquez, Greivis 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 217 lb (98 kg) 1987–01–16 Maryland
SG 20 Vaughn, Rashad 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 202 lb (92 kg) 1996–08–16 UNLV
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (DP) Unsigned draft pick
  • (FA) Free agent
  • (S) Suspended
  • (DL) On assignment to D-League affiliate
  •   Injured

Roster
Last transaction: 2016–03–26

Game logEdit

PreseasonEdit

2015 pre-season game log
Total: 2–4 (Home: 1–2; Road: 1–2)
2015–16 season schedule


Central Division W L PCT GB Home Road Div GP
cCleveland Cavaliers 57 25 .695 0.0 33–8 24–17 8–8 82
xIndiana Pacers 45 37 .549 12.0 26–15 19–22 8–8 82
xDetroit Pistons 44 38 .537 13.0 26–15 18–23 10–6 82
Chicago Bulls 42 40 .512 15.0 26–15 16–25 10–6 82
Milwaukee Bucks 33 49 .402 24.0 23–18 10–31 4–12 82


Eastern Conference
# Team W L PCT GB GP
1 cCleveland Cavaliers * 57 25 .695 82
2 yToronto Raptors * 56 26 .683 1.0 82
3 yMiami Heat * 48 34 .585 9.0 82
4 xAtlanta Hawks 48 34 .585 9.0 82
5 xBoston Celtics 48 34 .585 9.0 82
6 xCharlotte Hornets 48 34 .585 9.0 82
7 xIndiana Pacers 45 37 .549 12.0 82
8 xDetroit Pistons 44 38 .537 13.0 82
9 Chicago Bulls 42 40 .512 15.0 82
10 Washington Wizards 41 41 .500 16.0 82
11 Orlando Magic 35 47 .427 22.0 82
12 Milwaukee Bucks 33 49 .402 24.0 82
13 New York Knicks 32 50 .390 25.0 82
14 Brooklyn Nets 21 61 .256 36.0 82
15 Philadelphia 76ers 10 72 .122 47.0 82

Regular season game logEdit

2015–16 game log
Total: 33–49 (Home: 23–18; Road:10–31)
2015–16 season schedule

TransactionsEdit

OverviewEdit

Players Added

Via draft

Via trade

Via free agency

Players Lost

Via trade

Via free agency

Waived

TradesEdit

June 11, 2015 To Milwaukee Bucks
Caron Butler
Shawne Williams
To Detroit Pistons
Ersan İlyasova
June 25, 2015 To Milwaukee Bucks
Greivis Vásquez
To Toronto Raptors
2017 First Round Pick
Norman Powell
July 9, 2015
To Milwaukee Bucks
Future second-round draft pick
To Dallas Mavericks
Zaza Pachulia
July 9, 2015
To Milwaukee Bucks
Protected Future second-round draft pick
To Washington Wizards
Jared Dudley

Free agentsEdit

Player Signed Former team
Greg Monroe[3] July 9, 2015 Detroit Pistons
Chris Copeland[4] July 29, 2016 Indiana Pacers
Marcus Landry[5] August 17, 2015   CAI Zaragoza
Steve Novak February 21, 2016 Oklahoma City Thunder

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "MVP SEASON TICKET PLANS FOR 2015-16 NOW AVAILABLE". Milwaukee Bucks. National Basketball Association. Retrieved 3 June 2015.
  2. ^ 2015-16 Milwaukee Bucks
  3. ^ "BUCKS SIGN GREG MONROE". nba.com/celtics. July 9, 2015. Retrieved July 9, 2015.
  4. ^ "BUCKS SIGN CHRIS COPELAND". nba.com/bucks. July 29, 2015. Retrieved July 29, 2015.
  5. ^ "BUCKS SIGN MARCUS LANDRY". nba.com/bucks. August 17, 2015. Retrieved August 17, 2015.