Published: Wed, 28 Sep 2016 03:16:02 CDT
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 12:32:00 CDTAs the Bucks kicked off training camp in Madison on Tuesday, co-owner Wes Edens announced that the team would continue its ticket donation partnership with the Boys and Girls Club of Dane County's AVID/TOPS program for the 2016-17 season.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 11:29:00 CDTPackers fans have new, exclusive opportunities to show their pride and receive unprecedented access to their favorite team through Associated Bank. This season's Ultimate Packers Fan Program features interactive in-stadium, online and community activities.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 10:47:00 CDTThe Milwaukee Admirals announced the first phase of their 2016-17 promotional schedule, which features many of the team's signature giveaways, concerts and special events as the team begins play at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Panther Arena.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 13:46:00 CDTLast month, the Milwaukee Brewers announced plans for the "Give-Back Game," an event to raise proceeds for great causes. With this initiative, ticket sales proceeds from the Brewers final home game today are being donated to charity, a total of $335,000.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 17:01:00 CDTThe Packers are back in Green Bay on Sunday hoping some home grilling nurtures Aaron Rodgers and their famished offense back to health. Here are three questions to consider, keys to victory and things to watch for the Week 3 showdown against the Lions.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 15:47:00 CDTThe Bucks acquired forward Michael Beasley from the Rockets on Thursday in exchange for guard Tyler Ennis. The trade comes in the wake of Wednesday's news that Khris Middleton would likely miss the next six months after surgery to repair a torn hamstring muscle.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 11:24:00 CDTWith the success of last year's Inside the Brewers fan forum, the team is pleased to announce a return of the "town hall"-style event. Fans will have the opportunity to hear from COO Rick Schlesinger, Manager Craig Counsell and GM David Stearns on Nov. 3 at Miller Park.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 19:29:00 CDTKhris Middleton suffered a left hamstring injury in preseason workouts - reportedly the muscle was torn - that will require surgery, general manager John Hammond announced Tuesday evening. Middleton is expected to be sidelined for approximately six months.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 16:01:00 CDTThe Brewers have their final homestand at Miller Park this week, culminating with the Give-Back Game on Sunday. Milwaukee, which has gone 11-7 so far in September, takes on the Pirates and Reds. Highlights of the homestand include free stuff and fun events.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 15:19:00 CDTThe fourth annual Bucks Fan Fest, presented by Pick 'n Save, will return to the BMO Harris Bradley Center on Sunday, Oct. 2, from 12:30 to 4 p.m. The Fan Fest will once again be highlighted by the team's annual open practice, which will take place from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 19:34:00 CDTHere's all the stuff you need to know, or just forgot, or missed because dollar Miller Lites go down so easy, plus all kinds of other wacky whatnots, from the Packers' Week 2 loss to the Vikings in Minnesota's big, loud, new stadium on that Strange Sunday.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 14:29:00 CDTThe Brewers announced the recipients of the 2016 Robin Yount Performance Awards, presented annually to the organization's top minor leaguers. Right-handed pitcher Brandon Woodruff was named Pitcher of the Year and infielder Isan Diaz was named Player of the Year.
Mon, 19 Sep 2016 16:02:00 CDTThe Bucks gave Giannis Antetokounmpo a contract extension on Monday, reportedly making him a $100 million young man. And, considering the hometown discount he apparently took that left potentially millions on the table, the Greek Freak gave Milwaukee and its fans plenty of reasons to love him even more.
Mon, 19 Sep 2016 10:54:00 CDTThe Brewers are hoping to be the laughingstock of the league. At least that appears to be their aim after they announced an unprecedented, late-season addition to the big-league club, calling up relief pitcher and semi-retired comedian Tim Dillard to join their social media team.
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 15:07:00 CDTJimmy Fallon did some of his "Superlatives" about the Packers for this week's Sunday Night Football game against the Vikings. They were pretty good, so we decided to do our own, based not only on appearance, but also circumstance, personality, performance and more.
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 11:51:00 CDTThe Bucks announced that Uber is now the preferred ride of the team - a new partnership that will provide more benefits to fans traveling to the games this season, including a dedicated area for Uber pickups and drop-offs at the BMO Harris Bradley Center.
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 10:07:00 CDTThe Milwaukee Bucks named Stacey Augmon as assistant coach, Seth Partnow as director of basketball research and Scott Faust as head athletic trainer, General Manager John Hammond announced today.
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 15:07:00 CDTTake everything that's great about a sports rivalry - geographic proximity, history between the teams, regularity of the competition, passion and provincialism and resentment of the fans - and then intensify and concentrate it. That's the Milwaukee Cup between Marquette and UWM. It's tonight.
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 14:58:00 CDTThe Green Bay Packers will have to wear a Color Rush uniform during their Thursday night spat with the Chicago Bears on Oct. 20. Thankfully, the revealed jersey is nowhere near the brightly colored nightmare it could've been.
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 13:26:00 CDTGood news, Brewers fans. Your suffering through this difficult - though not completely catastrophic - rebuilding season is coming to a grateful close, and shining as a beacon of light at the end of the tunnel is next year's schedule, released today.
Tue, 13 Sep 2016 15:42:00 CDTThe Bucks broadcast team will once again feature one of best collections of television talent in the NBA as nationally recognized voices Gus Johnson and Marques Johnson return to the team for a second season to join long-time Milwaukee announcers Jim Paschke and Jon McGlocklin.
Tue, 13 Sep 2016 13:37:00 CDTThe Packers signed left tackle David Bakhtiari to a contract extension on Tuesday, leaving them with 10 players who will be free agents in 2017. Here is a ranking of which ones should be re-signed before next season, in order from least to most important.
Mon, 12 Sep 2016 21:18:00 CDTThe Packers went on the road for their season opener Sunday in Jacksonville, battling hot weather, taking on an unfamiliar and supposedly up-and-coming opponent, overcoming communication issues and offensive mediocrity and, ultimately, taking care of business against the Jaguars.
Mon, 12 Sep 2016 17:43:00 CDTEddie Lacy has heard the jokes. He knows we've all laughed at him. He's aware of the "Fat Eddie" subculture. On Monday, after the Packers' win over the Jaguars, Lacy posted a photo to Facebook showing his fitness diligence, as he did a Beachbody on Demand yoga workout video.
Mon, 12 Sep 2016 16:38:00 CDTThe Milwaukee Bucks have signed free agent guard/forward Xavier Henry to the training camp roster, General Manager John Hammond announced today. Terms of the contract were not disclosed in accordance with team policy.
Mon, 12 Sep 2016 12:04:00 CDTThree players from Team Sweden lead a group of seven Milwaukee Admiral alumni who will participate in the World Cup of Hockey, which kicks off in earnest Saturday, Sept. 17 at the Air Canada Center in Toronto.
Mon, 12 Sep 2016 10:13:00 CDTPackers fans are invited to bring the spirit of Green Bay to Minnesota a day early with a Packers Everywhere pep rally at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 17. The festivities will take place at The Pourhouse, located at 10 S. 5th St., Minneapolis.
Sat, 10 Sep 2016 19:01:00 CDTThe Packers' 2016 season kicks off Sunday as Green Bay travels to Jacksonville to take on the Jaguars. Here is a look at the official starters on offense, defense and special teams, along with some interesting stats and facts and how to connect with them.
Thu, 8 Sep 2016 19:27:00 CDTMike McCarthy and the Packers announced today they have partnered to each make a $100,000 donation to the Green Bay Police Foundation. The donations are matching grants, requiring the Police Foundation to raise an additional $200,000 in order to secure the donations.
Thu, 8 Sep 2016 13:48:00 CDTThe Milwaukee women's basketball team will host a four-game homestand just before the end of the season, the Horizon League office announced today with the release of the conference schedules.
Thu, 8 Sep 2016 13:07:00 CDTFootball season has begun, which means Sunday fundays, wings and beer, fantasy lineup setting, fall leaves changing and - who are we kidding, it mostly means more television commercials featuring Green Bay Packers stars Aaron Rodgers and Clay Matthews.
Wed, 7 Sep 2016 12:13:00 CDTThe Milwaukee men's basketball program will close out the 2016-17 regular season with three of its final four games at home, according to the Horizon League schedule released today by the league office.
Wed, 7 Sep 2016 10:28:00 CDTOn Tuesday, Bucks forward Jabari Parker publicly came out in support of NFL player Colin Kaepernick, wearing the 49ers QB's top-selling jersey with the caption, "Never followed the wave but this one is necessary. I got your back homie @kaepernick7." It was Parker's latest social issue stand.
Tue, 6 Sep 2016 19:39:00 CDTThe Badgers, who were unranked in the preseason Associated Press college football poll, jumped not only into the Top 25 but all the way up to No. 10 after their 16-14 win over LSU at Lambeau Field on Saturday. It was the biggest jump in the poll's history.
Tue, 6 Sep 2016 15:02:00 CDTOver the past couple of years, the Packers have said their offensive line was the best group they've had in a long time. After cutting Josh Sitton, it's now much different, and while no one can really explain how it makes the team better, they're hoping for "growth" on the line.
Mon, 5 Sep 2016 12:02:00 CDTBrewers fans consistently show why they are the best in baseball with their incredible support of the team at Miller Park. As a thank you to their loyal supporters, the Brewers will host Fan Appreciation Weekend at Miller Park during the last weekend of the home season, September 23-25.
Sat, 3 Sep 2016 18:17:00 CDTOn NFL cut-down day, the Packers made numerous personnel moves to get their roster down to the mandated 53. GM Ted Thompson announced 17 players had been released, including Sam Barrington, as well as the placement of several others on inactive lists.
Sat, 3 Sep 2016 15:37:00 CDTThe Green Bay Packers have released G Josh Sitton. The transaction was announced Saturday by Executive Vice President, General Manager and Director of Football Operations Ted Thompson.
Sat, 3 Sep 2016 15:13:00 CDTAfter he tweeted his congratulations to them a couple weeks ago, we knew Aaron Rodgers was a fan of the U.S. women's gymnastics team. And on Saturday, at the Badgers-LSU game, gold medalist Aly Raisman was a guest in Rodgers' private box at Lambeau Field.
Fri, 2 Sep 2016 17:03:00 CDTMercifully and finally, the preseason is over, and the Packers now have to cut their roster down from 75 to 53 by 3 p.m. CT on Saturday. There are questions at wide receiver, running back and defensive line. Here is our prediction for the 53-man roster.
Fri, 2 Sep 2016 14:07:00 CDTWith the recent flooding in Louisiana and Saturday's game between Wisconsin and LSU, the Green Bay Packers, Carmex and Delaware North have teamed up to donate a combined $55,000 to the American Red Cross in Louisiana to assist with flood relief efforts.
Thu, 1 Sep 2016 20:11:00 CDTMilwaukee Bucks players Thon Maker and Malcolm Brogdon headline a contingent that will participate in community events in several cities across the state over the weekends of Sept. 8-10 and 16-18 for the team's annual "Own the Future" tour.
Thu, 1 Sep 2016 17:02:00 CDTCollege football returns to Lambeau Field on Saturday with the Lambeau Field College Classic, which features the Wisconsin Badgers facing the LSU Tigers. Here's what you need to know about travel, parking, carry-ins, the stadium, events and more.
Wed, 31 Aug 2016 19:03:00 CDTAfter the sadness of learning the Packers had cut Tim Masthay and knowing they wouldn't be beating up on the Bears until mid-October, I really needed some good news. Aaron Rodgers provided that Wednesday by showing up to the team's "Welcome Back Luncheon" dressed like a cowboy.
Wed, 31 Aug 2016 17:04:00 CDTThe Packers released punter Tim Masthay on Tuesday after six seasons in Green Bay. Ever modest - in personality and finances - he was well liked among fans and media. Here are my three favorite memories of Masthay, including how he helped Green Bay to the Super Bowl.
Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:05:00 CDTFormer Brewers pitchers Dave Bush and Seth McClung spent a lot of time standing for the national anthem during their careers. Like their teammates, rising was expected of them before every game, so when Colin Kaepernick made a statement by refusing to stand before an exhibition game last week, ex-players took note.
Wed, 31 Aug 2016 13:02:00 CDTWhen the Badgers open their season Saturday against LSU at Lambeau Field, the ESPN College GameDay circus will bring all of its zany, analys-ish entertainment to Green Bay. Ex-Packer Desmond Howard and former Milwaukee reporter Jen Lada will be there, too.
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 16:56:00 CDT49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick took a stand on a pre-season game this past Friday by staying seated during the National Anthem. Kaepernick was not making this about him because it is not about him; it's much larger, writes Madison365.
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 15:06:00 CDTAs the summer tan lines begin to fade, two bike racing series' aim to keep the mettle in the pedals for Wisconsin bike riders: the Cross-Shooshko Cyclocross race and the Wheel and Sprocket Hugh Jass fat bike series.
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 10:32:00 CDTThe Brewers announced plans for the "Give Back Game," an event that is a major philanthropic endeavor to raise proceeds for great causes. With the Give Back Game, nearly all proceeds from ticket sales from the final home game on Sept. 25 against the Reds will be donated to charity.