Bucks Host: Melanie

Melanie Ricks

Where are you from?
Milwaukee

How long have you worked for the Bucks?
I have worked for the Bucks for 18 years! I was a Young Buck for 5 years, I was an Energee! dancer for 4 years and I have been hosting now for 9 years.

What is your favorite thing about Milwaukee?
My favorite thing about Milwaukee is the fact that there is always something new to explore. I feel as if I’m still discovering something new every week!

What is your favorite Bucks memory?
Game 6, hands down!

Who is your favorite Bucks player?
My favorite Buck of all-time would have to be Giannis.

What is your favorite moment in the game?
My favorite moment is the Motorola Light It Up Moment before tip off. It’s so cool to have the crowd participate in player introductions and it always gets me hype for the game!

Bucks Host: Mando

DJay Mando

Where are you from?
Milwaukee

How long have you worked for the Bucks?
I’ve worked with the Bucks since 2019 as a DJ, and this year is my first year working as an NBA in-game host

What is your favorite thing about Milwaukee?
We’re officially a championship city, and watching the city grow and become more of an attractive destination over the past 20 years has been awesome

What is your favorite Bucks memory?
Deer District when we beat KD and the Nets in game 7, and the Jrue Holiday And-1 alley oop to Giannis in Game 6 of the finals

Who is your favorite Bucks player?
Giannis - he stayed with the team that drafted him and brought home a championship

What is your favorite moment in the game?
Dunks, blocks, and a pure swish.

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