This is what makes the difference between playing in June and going home in May. This is when we get in tune, find our rhythm and choose our path. This is training camp.

John Hammond is staying true to his mission.

Hammond’s four seasons as general manager of the Milwaukee Bucks have been a roller-coaster ride, but with year five right around the corner, Hammond still has the same prime objectives he expressed when he was hired on April 11, 2008.