Larry Sanders celebrated his four-year contract extension last week by holding his news conference at a Boys & Girls Club in Milwaukee. And strangely, Sanders is probably the only Bucks player these youngsters recognize after a stunning roster overhaul.
Sanders, who finished his third season in 2012-13, is now one of the senior Bucks along with Ersan Ilyasova. Under the radar — as things are usually done in Milwaukee — general manager John Hammond drastically changed the complexion of the roster. He’s made the Bucks one of the league’s more intriguing teams entering training camp, which begins in four weeks.