Milwaukee has a new hype man. Though he is usually known for rocking his signature white sweatband, you may have glimpsed him lately, clad in sunglasses and a Bobby Potus t-shirt, at some of the city’s most recognizable landmarks. That’s right, Bucks power forward Bobby Portis recently entered a...
MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- Visit Milwaukee has teamed up with one of the Bucks' fan-favorites, Bobby Portis, to promote the city for tourists to come visit. They promoted several tourist attractions/things to do in Milwaukee in a hype video. The video included the Milwaukee Public Market, Bradford Beach and spending time at the lakefront.
VISIT Milwaukee and Milwaukee Bucks fan-favorite Bobby Portis have teamed up. VISIT Milwaukee announcing Friday an influencer partnership with Portis. VISIT Milwaukee Vice President Josh Albrecht says the Bucks’ star will bring the same energy he plays the game with to promoting the “great things to do in Milwaukee.”
MILWAUKEE — We already knew Bobby Portis was the face of Milwaukee but now, VISIT Milwaukee has made it official. On Friday, VISIT Milwaukee announced a new influencer partnership with Portis while also sharing a video of the Bucks star hanging out with people around Milwaukee. The video is...
Bobby and Milwaukee. They belong together. VISIT Milwaukee, a collective of local businesses and services that conspire to market the city as a business and leisure destination, announced a partnership with Bobby Portis, the enormously popular Bucks role player who just re-signed as a free agent to stay in Milwaukee.
The city's convention and visitor's bureau Visit Milwaukee and Milwaukee Bucks forward Bobby Portis partnered to promote the city of Milwaukee through a new influencer partnership. Portis discussed more about what it means to represent the city of Milwaukee and his favorite part of the video filming in an exclusive interview with the Milwaukee Business Journal.
In the first of what will be a series of fan votes conducted on the Behind the Buck Pass Twitter page, we asked, “who will be the Milwaukee Bucks sixth man in 2022-23?”. The possible answers to choose from were Bobby Portis, the Milwaukee Bucks’ sixth man during the eventual championship season in 2020-21. Pat Connaughton, the Bucks’ sixth man in 2021-22, the season where Bobby Portis spent much of the time in the starting lineup filling in for Brook Lopez. The third and final option was the newly signed Joe Ingles when he is healthy.
He’s played for four teams during his seven years in the NBA but it appears that Bobby Portis has found his home. A four-year, $49 million contract will do that for you. Portis was a pretty good bench player for the Bulls, Wizards, and Knicks. He had the same...
MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee Bucks forward Bobby Portis will be Visit Milwaukee's latest and highest-profile member of the bureau's influencer campaign, our partners at the Milwaukee Business Journal report. Visit Milwaukee's vice president of marketing and communications, Josh Albrecht, told the outlet that Portis partnered on a new video showcasing...
The Milwaukee Bucks have done everything they could to bring back all their core players from last season. The only one who has not be re-signed yet is Jordan Nwora, and he is a restricted free agent. They have signed Joe Ingles as a free agent and drafted MarJon Beauchamp. The key to the offseason, though, was locking up Bobby Portis long-term. The fan-favorite opted out of his contract the day before NBA free agency, but signed a four-year deal the very next day. On Sunday, Portis talked with Bally Sports Wisconsin about his new deal and what the city of Milwaukee means to him.
MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee Bucks forward Bobby Portis says his new contract won't change the blue-collar approach that helped him earn the big payday. After declining a $4.55 million player option to become a free agent, Portis agreed to a four-year, $49 million deal that keeps him in Milwaukee. But he takes issue with the notion that the long-term deal brings him a sense of security.
Technically, Bobby Portis has been a free agent four times. In 2019, he signed with the New York Knicks. In 2020, of course, he signed with the Milwaukee Bucks. After an opt-out following the championship run, he returned for another season last year. He opted out again, setting the stage for the first long-term...
Milwaukee made the re-signing of forward Bobby Portis official Wednesday afternoon. “Bobby is a valuable member of our organization and a crucial part of our success,” Bucks General Manager Jon Horst said in a release. “He is an elite three-point shooter, can score from all areas of the floor and makes an impact with his defense, rebounding, energy and effort. Bobby has embraced Bucks fans and they’ve embraced him back, and we’re excited to have him return to Milwaukee.”
Arguably the biggest focus for the Milwaukee Bucks entering the 2022 NBA free agency period was finding a way to retain Bobby Portis. When the Bucks started free agency on fire, the first domino to fall was Portis. Multiple sources, including Shams Charania of The Athletic reported that Portis and the Bucks were in agreement on a four-year deal to bring Portis back to Milwaukee. Many Bucks fans have to be ecstatic with the return of Portis, so let’s break down the signing and hand out a grade for the move.
Free-agent forward Bobby Portis is returning to the Milwaukee Bucks on a four-year, $49 million contract, his agent, Mark Bartelstein of Priority Sports, told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski on Thursday. Portis declined a $4.5 million player option with the Bucks ahead of free agency. A year ago, Milwaukee could not offer...
LITTLE ROCK — Former Arkansas Razorbacks star and NBA big man Bobby Portis was barely a free agent (for only a day) before agreeing to his third contract with the Milwaukee Bucks in as many years, this time for a longer term as part of a more lucrative deal at 4 years totaling $49 million, according Thursday reporting by Shams Charania of The Athletic.