Despite donating the uniforms of the No. 7 Indiana Pacers to the MILWAUKEE-Fisher Forum, there was no harsh sense of Malcolm Brogdon in the former place once he went home.
After sign-and-trade in July, Brogdon dipped from Milwaukee to Indiana, but was the Packers on Sunday. “The Grinch’s “When presented with the song, he was warmly welcomed by the fans of the Bucks and former team mates on Sunday.
However, at the end of the day, business is business in the NBA, and Brogdon made it clear.
“Free agency a few weeks ago,”. “When he considered leaving Milwaukee,” Brogdon said. “I felt very good that things couldn’t work and things couldn’t go in that direction, as I thought they were going to go in, so I started to change my mindset and start preparing myself by identifying different teams.0 “
“I would have liked to play for this team, if they wanted me,”. They continued. “If they gave me the way the pacers valued me, I did it. “
Bucks played a video tribute to Brogdon at 5:57 p.m. in Sunday’s first quarter, and he waved to the rush after a timeout.
Brogdon, 27, spent his first three seasons in Milwaukee and was named NBA Ruckof the Year in 2017.
Entering Sunday’s game, he averaged 4.6 rebellion in a new role with a career-best 18.7 points, 7.5 assists and more bowling responsibilities.
Briggdon said of his desire for a bigger role, 0 “That’s exactly what it is. It’s about a new opportunity, a new challenge.0 “As a team leader now has a completely different role, it’s a kind of big role for me, but it’s something I’ve prepared to do in the last three years.
“They want a team they can say their own, they want a team that can still win at a higher level, but they have more ball in their hands and they can control the game more.0 “
Bucks coach Mike Budenholzer sometimes admitted to checking Brogdon’s statistics in Indiana and he hopes he played some small role in Brogdon’s current success, but he has no pity for the fact that he has been in Milwaukee’s system. How to use.
“I’m with people who have given you coaching, when I look at the box score, I like to see and see how Malcolm is doing, purely based on a box score, “Budenholger said. “It looks like he’s been really good. I think, perhaps, the ball is in his hands, the primary playmaker, who is playing pick-and-roll, they execute their stuff really well. “
Shortly after the Pacers team bus arrived at the Fisher Forum, George Hill interrupted Brogdon’s media scandal as a joke.
“You cut that ugly mustache, that’s — was trash,”Broguedon roasted,” Hill said.
“I’m trying to be like you, you don’t want me to look like you, brother? “Brogdon responded with a laugh.
On November 16, Brogdon was unable to compete in the Pacers’ first home game versus Milwaukee, as an agonising left him a spectator in the Bucks’ 102-83 victory. But former team-mate Giannis Antetompo was keen to sue Briggden on Sunday.
Brogdon’s Antetoconpo for reunion in Milwaukee “Black Iridsaint0 Zoom Freak 1 also broke a pair of signature sneakers, with former team-mates Khres Middleton, Sterling Brown and DJ Wilson also hugging them with dappers and hugs at half court during pre-up warm-ups.
” Can you even imagine this team with Malcolm? He’s not even an All-Star, he’s a great player,…*.’s Antokonampo said after brusden’s 124-115 victory over the Bulls on November 8. 14. “But Amy, man, everyone takes their own decision. His decision was to go to Indiana and build a team there. I think that was best for him. “
” definitely wish he was still here,”” Antetokenmppo said. “One of my friends, one of those people I always teased every day when I see him, calls him ugly, we’re just going back and forth. I’m going to miss it, but at the end of the day. You got to do what is best for you. I wish him all the best, I wish his team all the best.”