Everything You Need To Know About The Bucks Preseason Game At The Kohl Center
The Milwaukee Bucks will call the Kohl Center in Madison home once again as they take on the Dallas Mavericks in their first “home” game of the 2016 preseason schedule on Saturday at 7:30 p.m.. After hosting their training camp at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, the Bucks will head back to the state’s capital Saturday to host a preseason game for the second straight season.
Last year the Bucks defeated the Minnesota Timberwolves, 106-88, during a preseason game at the Kohl Center, but this year, they return to the home of the
Badgers with plenty of new faces and a new lineup that will look to prepare themselves for the 2016-17 season.
With it being a neutral site game, there’s plenty of information Bucks fans – attending or not attending – should know regarding Saturday’s game. For all you need to know, check out below:
Dallas Mavericks vs. Milwaukee Bucks
7:30 p.m. tip
The Kohl Center is implementing metal detectors at all gates, beginning with Saturday’s game. Fans are asked to arrive early to allow themselves plenty of time to get into the Kohl Center. Gates will open at 6:00 p.m. on Saturday night.
How to watch/listen
Saturday’s game will be available on FOX Sports Wisconsin with Jim Paschke and Jon McGlocklin on the call. Fans can also stream the game live via the FOX Sports GO app, which is available for iOS, Apple TV, Android, Android TV, Fire tables and Fire phones, Roku players and Roku TV, select Windows devices, and online at FOXSportsGo.com.
Fans can also listen to Saturday’s game across the Bucks Radio Network with play-by-play voice Ted Davis and analyst Dennis Krause calling the action.
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For those attending the game, the Bucks Entertainment Network will be out in full force, as the Milwaukee Bucks Dancers, Rim Rockers, and Hoop Troop will all be there to entertain the crowd. DJ O will also be on hand to provide in-arena music while the Wisconsin men’s and women’s basketball teams will both be recognized during the game.
The Bucks Pro Shop is bringing the hottest Bucks gear with them to the Kohl Center. Fans can find the Bucks Pro Shop set up outside of sections 101 and 122. Men’s, women’s, youth and novelty items will all be available, while Giannis Antetokounmpo, Jabari Parker and Matthew Dellavedova Player T-shirts will be on sale as well.
There’s still time to purchase tickets for Saturday’s game. Tickets may be purchased online at UWBadgers.com, by calling 1-800-GO-BADGERS or (608) 262-1440, or in-person by visiting the McGinnis Family Athletic Ticket Office located at 1440 Monroe St., near Gate 1 of Camp Randall Stadium. Ticket prices range from $18 to $47. Current UW-Madison students may purchase up to two tickets in the $18 or $25 prices levels for only $13 each. Applicable fees for online or phone orders will apply.