|Apr. 3 3:12 PM PT4:12 PM MT5:12 PM CT6:12 PM ET22:12 GMT6:12 3:12 PM MST5:12 PM EST2:12 UAE (+1)00:1218:12 ET5:12 PM CT21:12 - Middleton missed his second straight game Tuesday with a left thigh strain.
Analysis: Middleton does expect to return before the conclusion of the regular season, but the Bucks won't rush him back with little to play for.
|Mar. 31 10:39 PM PT11:39 PM MT12:39 AM CT1:39 AM ET5:39 GMT13:39 10:39 PM MST12:39 AM EST9:39 UAE07:391:39 ET12:39 AM CT4:39 - Middleton broke out of a scoring slump with 26 points in Wednesday's win over Phoenix.
Analysis: Middleton had just 32 points combined over his previous three games, during which he made only 2 of 10 attempts from 3-point range.
|Mar. 22 10:41 PM PT11:41 PM MT12:41 AM CT1:41 AM ET5:41 GMT13:41 10:41 PM MST12:41 AM EST9:41 UAE06:411:41 ET11:41 PM CT4:41 - Middleton delivered 27 points in Monday's loss at Detroit.
Analysis: Middleton continues to be a solid fantasy play during a season in which he's averaged a career-high 18.4 points, 4.1 assists and 1.7 steals while starting each of Milwaukee's 71 games.
|Mar. 5 9:26 PM PT10:26 PM MT11:26 PM CT12:26 AM ET5:26 GMT13:26 10:26 PM MST12:26 AM EST9:26 UAE06:260:26 ET11:26 PM CT4:26 - Middleton set a career high by making 8 of 9 3-pointers while finishing with 32 points on Friday.
Analysis: He has averaged 27.8 points on 55.4 percent shooting his last four games, making 13 of 20 3s in that stretch.
|Mar. 3 10:05 PM PT11:05 PM MT12:05 AM CT1:05 AM ET6:05 GMT14:05 11:05 PM MST1:05 AM EST10:05 UAE07:051:05 ET12:05 AM CT5:05 - Middleton had 23 points to pace the Bucks, who have lost three of four after Wednesday's loss to Indiana.
Analysis: Middleton is averaging 25.0 points over his last four games.
|Mar. 1 9:26 PM PT10:26 PM MT11:26 PM CT12:26 AM ET5:26 GMT13:26 10:26 PM MST12:26 AM EST9:26 UAE06:260:26 ET11:26 PM CT4:26 - Middleton registered his third 30-point game of the season on Monday.
Analysis: He made 7 of 11 shots and all 15 of his free throws while adding five steals and four assists.
|Feb. 28 9:28 PM PT10:28 PM MT11:28 PM CT12:28 AM ET5:28 GMT13:28 10:28 PM MST12:28 AM EST9:28 UAE06:280:28 ET11:28 PM CT4:28 - Middleton finished with 26 points and seven rebounds on Saturday.
Analysis: It was an efficient shooting night for Middleton, who made 11 of 20 shots and 2 of 3 from 3-point range.
|Feb. 20 9:03 PM PT10:03 PM MT11:03 PM CT12:03 AM ET5:03 GMT13:03 10:03 PM MST12:03 AM EST9:03 UAE06:030:03 ET11:03 PM CT3:03 - Middleton made 3 of 4 3-pointers en route to 20 points on Friday.
Analysis: He finished just 6 of 17 overall and committed six turnovers but added seven assists and four rebounds.
|Feb. 11 8:48 PM PT9:48 PM MT10:48 PM CT11:48 PM ET4:48 GMT12:48 9:48 PM MST11:48 PM EST8:48 UAE05:4823:48 ET10:48 PM CT2:48 - Middleton scored 14 of his 27 points in the fourth quarter and finished with nine assists, six rebounds and five steals as the Bucks beat Washington 99-92 on Thursday.
Analysis: Middleton, whose assists matched a season high while his steals fell one shy of a career best, sealed the victory with a jumper, assist and two free throws in the final minute. He had shot 32.4 percent in his previous six games but made 9 of 17 shots and 8 of 9 free throws.
|Feb. 9 7:12 PM PT8:12 PM MT9:12 PM CT10:12 PM ET3:12 GMT11:12 8:12 PM MST10:12 PM EST7:12 UAE (+1)04:1222:12 ET9:12 PM CT1:12 - Middleton scored 20 points during Tuesday's 112-111 win over Boston.
Analysis: He had a rough shooting night, making only 6 of 16 shots, but he added five rebounds and five assists.
|Feb. 3 10:45 PM PT11:45 PM MT12:45 AM CT1:45 AM ET6:45 GMT14:45 11:45 PM MST1:45 AM EST10:45 UAE07:451:45 ET12:45 AM CT4:45 - Middleton finished with 21 points and eight rebounds on Tuesday.
Analysis: He added three assists and three steals.
|Jan. 26 7:56 PM PT8:56 PM MT9:56 PM CT10:56 PM ET3:56 GMT11:56 8:56 PM MST10:56 PM EST7:56 UAE (+1)04:5622:56 ET9:56 PM CT1:56 - Middleton put up 25 points, seven assists and five rebounds Tuesday.
Analysis: In 36 minutes of action, Middleton logged a plus-minus of plus-11 and chipped in with 25 points, five rebounds, seven assists, and one steal. He can be an effective game changer.
|Jan. 24 10:16 PM PT11:16 PM MT12:16 AM CT1:16 AM ET6:16 GMT14:16 11:16 PM MST1:16 AM EST10:16 UAE07:161:16 ET12:16 AM CT4:16 - Middleton stayed hot with a 22-point, seven-rebound effort in Saturday's loss at New Orleans.
Analysis: It's the ninth time in 10 games that Middleton, who added five assists, has scored 20 or more. He's averaging a strong 23.6 points per game since Dec. 29.
|Jan. 23 10:11 PM PT11:11 PM MT12:11 AM CT1:11 AM ET6:11 GMT14:11 11:11 PM MST1:11 AM EST10:11 UAE07:111:11 ET12:11 AM CT4:11 - Middleton scored 21 points with seven assists in the Bucks' 102-98 loss at Houston on Friday.
Analysis: Middleton continued his terrific stretch. He's averaging 23.6 points while connecting on 48.5 percent from the floor over the past five games.
|Jan. 20 10:06 PM PT11:06 PM MT12:06 AM CT1:06 AM ET6:06 GMT14:06 11:06 PM MST1:06 AM EST10:06 UAE07:061:06 ET12:06 AM CT4:06 - Middleton scored 22 points with seven assists and seven rebounds in the Bucks' 91-79 win at Miami on Tuesday.
Analysis: Middleton is averaging 24.3 points over the last four games, well above his 17.6 on the season.
|Jan. 17 10:55 PM PT11:55 PM MT12:55 AM CT1:55 AM ET6:55 GMT14:55 11:55 PM MST1:55 AM EST10:55 UAE07:551:55 ET12:55 AM CT4:55 - Middleton had 24 points on 11-of-16 shooting in a 105-92 win over Charlotte on Saturday night.
Analysis: Middleton is averaging 24.1 points on 51.3 percent shooting in his last 11 games.
|Jan. 16 10:06 PM PT11:06 PM MT12:06 AM CT1:06 AM ET6:06 GMT14:06 11:06 PM MST1:06 AM EST10:06 UAE07:061:06 ET12:06 AM CT4:06 - Middleton scored 26 points in Milwaukee's 108-101 overtime victory against Atlanta on Friday.
Analysis: Middleton is averaging 24.1 points in his last 10 games and has boosted his season mark to a career-high 17.3.
|Jan. 14 12:09 AM PT1:09 AM MT2:09 AM CT3:09 AM ET8:09 GMT16:09 1:09 AM MST3:09 AM EST12:09 UAE09:093:09 ET2:09 AM CT6:09 - Middleton scored 25 points in a 106-101 loss in Washington on Wednesday night.
Analysis: Middleton, scoring a career-high 17.1 points per game, is averaging 23.9 while shooting 50 percent in his last nine contests.
|Jan. 12 7:25 PM PT8:25 PM MT9:25 PM CT10:25 PM ET3:25 GMT11:25 8:25 PM MST10:25 PM EST7:25 UAE (+1)04:2522:25 ET9:25 PM CT1:25 - Middleton scored 16 and set a new career high with nine assists Tuesday.
Analysis: Middleton is averaging 21.0 points against Chicago.
|Jan. 10 7:33 PM PT8:33 PM MT9:33 PM CT10:33 PM ET3:33 GMT11:33 8:33 PM MST10:33 PM EST7:33 UAE (+1)04:3322:33 ET9:33 PM CT1:33 - Middleton scored 20 on Sunday.
Analysis: Middleton is averaging 24.3 points in his last three games.
|Jan. 9 10:07 PM PT11:07 PM MT12:07 AM CT1:07 AM ET6:07 GMT14:07 11:07 PM MST1:07 AM EST10:07 UAE07:071:07 ET12:07 AM CT4:07 - Middleton delivered again on Friday, scoring 27 points with five assists in a win over Dallas.
Analysis: He's been on fire over Milwaukee's last six games, averaging 25.7 points while shooting 51.4 percent from 3-point range over that span. Keep riding him while he's hot.
|Jan. 6 10:42 PM PT11:42 PM MT12:42 AM CT1:42 AM ET6:42 GMT14:42 11:42 PM MST1:42 AM EST10:42 UAE07:421:42 ET12:42 AM CT4:42 - Middleton stayed hot with 26 points in Tuesday's loss at Chicago.
Analysis: He's averaging a robust 25.4 points over his last five games, during which he's gone 18 of 34 from 3-point range.
|Jan. 4 8:44 PM PT9:44 PM MT10:44 PM CT11:44 PM ET4:44 GMT12:44 9:44 PM MST11:44 PM EST8:44 UAE05:4423:44 ET10:44 PM CT2:44 - Middleton scored 19 on Monday.
Analysis: Middleton has only 32 points in his last two games after totaling 69 in a two-game explosion prior to that.
|Jan. 1 9:13 PM PT10:13 PM MT11:13 PM CT12:13 AM ET5:13 GMT13:13 10:13 PM MST12:13 AM EST9:13 UAE06:130:13 ET11:13 PM CT3:13 - Middleton lit it up for a second straight game, pouring in 33 points in Thursday's win at Indiana.
Analysis: He followed up a career-high 36-point effort Tuesday at Oklahoma City. Middleton is shooting 62.5 percent and gone 10 of 15 from 3-point range over his tear.
|Dec. 30 11:41 PM PT12:41 AM MT1:41 AM CT2:41 AM ET7:41 GMT15:41 12:41 AM MST2:41 AM EST11:41 UAE08:412:41 ET1:41 AM CT5:41 - Middleton scored a career-high 36 points and had seven assists in a 131-123 loss to Oklahoma City on Tuesday night.
Analysis: Middleton is averaging 23.6 points on 57.1 percent shooting in his past five games. He has made 15 of 28 shots from 3-point range and went 6 of 9 against the Thunder.
|Dec. 26 7:00 PM PT8:00 PM MT9:00 PM CT10:00 PM ET3:00 GMT11:00 8:00 PM MST10:00 PM EST7:00 UAE (+1)04:0022:00 ET9:00 PM CT1:00 - Middleton made five trifectas and scored 20 on Saturday.
Analysis: Middleton is riding the wave of a hot streak, averaging 22.3 points on 59.5 percent shooting in his last three games.
|Dec. 20 7:15 PM PT8:15 PM MT9:15 PM CT10:15 PM ET3:15 GMT11:15 8:15 PM MST10:15 PM EST7:15 UAE (+1)04:1522:15 ET9:15 PM CT1:15 - Middleton finished with 26 points and seven assists in Sunday's 101-95 win at Phoenix. He also shot 10 for 17 from the field.
Analysis: Middleton has played better on the road, averaging 20.0 points in his last six games.
|Dec. 12 10:46 PM PT11:46 PM MT12:46 AM CT1:46 AM ET6:46 GMT14:46 11:46 PM MST1:46 AM EST10:46 UAE07:461:46 ET12:46 AM CT4:46 - Middleton came up big with 26 points and hit 3 of 4 from 3-point range in a loss at Toronto on Friday.
Analysis: Middleton had averaged 10.0 points on 28.1 percent shooting over his previous three games.
|Nov. 5 10:21 PM PT11:21 PM MT12:21 AM CT1:21 AM ET6:21 GMT14:21 11:21 PM MST1:21 AM EST10:21 UAE07:211:21 ET12:21 AM CT4:21 - Middleton got back on track with a 21-point effort in Wednesday's win over Philadelphia.
Analysis: After a slow start, Middleton's beginning to put up numbers closer to his breakout 2014-15 campaign, as he's put up 38 points over his past two games.
|July 1 7:47 AM PT8:47 AM MT9:47 AM CT10:47 AM ET14:47 GMT22:47 7:47 AM MST9:47 AM EST18:47 UAE16:4710:47 ET9:47 AM CT13:47 - A person with direct knowledge of the negotiations tells The Associated Press that the Milwaukee Bucks have reached agreement with Middleton on a five-year, $70 million contract. The Bucks and Middleton came to agreement early Wednesday, a few hours after the free agent market opened. The person requested anonymity because the deal has not been officially announced. ESPN first reported the agreement.
Analysis: Middleton's breakout was one of the main factors in the Bucks becoming one of the surprise teams in the league last year. He averaged 13.4 points and shot 40 percent from 3-point range in his third season. Middleton was a second-round pick of Detroit in 2012. He has blossomed into a versatile and important small forward for the Bucks.