V.I. native Newton played big role in getting Bucks back to NBA Finals after 47 years

By |2021-12-18T05:21:02+00:00August 3rd, 2021|Articles, News|

Written By BILL KISER Daily News Staff It’s been a heady — and busy — 48 hours for St. Thomas native Milt Newton.   Just two days after the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Atlanta Hawks in six games to win the Eastern Conference title, Newton is neck-deep in the Bucks’ preparations to play in their [...]

USVI native Milt Newton helping lead Bucks toward excellence

By |2021-09-04T17:11:06+00:00August 3rd, 2021|Articles, News|

Written By GARY BEDORE The Kansas City Start The Milwaukee Bucks entered the COVID-19 coronavirus stoppage of play on March 12 with a remarkable 53-12 record. That’s six games better than any team in the Eastern Conference and two games ahead of the Los Angeles Lakers in the West.   One of the individuals credited [...]

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