Milwaukee basketball arena Walker Recommends State Borrowing Plan for a New Milwaukee Bucks Arena By Erin Toner • Jan 27, 2015 Listen Listening... / 2:11 In a highly anticipated announcement Tuesday, Gov. Walker proposed using a jock tax to help build a new arena for the Milwaukee Bucks. Local Coalition Opposes 'Jock Tax' to Fund New Bucks Arena By Mitch Teich • Dec 2, 2014 Mike McGinnis/Getty Images Listen Listening... / Lake Effect's Mitch Teich talks with Fair Play campaign co-chairs Jennifer O'Hear and Lloyd Johnson, along with Common Ground lead organizer Keisha Krumm. A Milwaukee-based community organization is speaking out against the use of a so-called "jock tax" that could, potentially, foot part of the bill for a new downtown basketball arena. Flags Fly Downtown to Generate Support for Milwaukee Bucks By Marge Pitrof • Oct 29, 2013 White and green Milwaukee Bucks flags fly on bridges across the Milwaukee River, to remind fans of the new NBA season and perhaps the arena the team says it needs.