Age: 28 Height: 6-10 Weight: 238 lbs School: No College
Before acquiring All-Star center Marc Gasol from the Memphis Grizzlies, the Toronto Raptors were trying to acquire stretch forward Nikola Mirotic from the New Orleans Pelicans in a three-way trade involving the Orlando Magic, according to Jeff Zillgitt of USA TODAY Sports. A deal never transpired which
Toronto Raptors coach Nick Nurse says a handful of deals at the trade deadline could tip the NBA's balance of power to the already-tough Eastern Conference. Toronto added Marc Gasol to counter moves sending Nikola Mirotic to Milwaukee and Tobias Harris to Philadelphia. But because of the schedule
The Milwaukee Bucks hope to have standout Giannis Antetokounmpo available when they make the short trek down to Chicago to take on the Bulls on Monday night. The Bucks were without Antetokounmpo and newcomer Nikola Mirotic when they got thumped 103-83 at home by Orlando on Saturday night. "We'll probably put this one in the trash can and move on," Bucks coach Mike Budenholzer promised reporters afterward.
Bucks (41-13) Last week: 1 The Bucks still have the best record in the East and made a big move before the deadline, adding Nikola Mirotic. They're at the top until results suggest otherwise. Sixers (35-20) Last week: 4 We got a glimpse last night of how "scary" good this new Sixers team can be.
DALLAS — Khris Middleton thought Nikola Mirotic tilted a playoff series in Chicago's favor nearly four years ago when the Bulls beat his Milwaukee Bucks in the first round. Mirotic will be on Middleton's side for the postseason this time around. The Bucks had already surged to the NBA's best