Published: Tue, 25 Oct 2016 19:16:03 CDT
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 18:33:00 CDTMore than three seasons after Green Bay cut him and a year after retiring, could a 40-year-old Charles Woodson, one of the most physically gifted and cerebrally intuitive defensive playmakers in the history of football, help the Packers' depleted secondary right now?
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 18:01:00 CDTIn the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena on Tuesday afternoon, former Packer Charles Woodson was all smiles and thank-yous after being announced as an inductee into the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame. And to think, he didn't even really want to come to the state a decade ago.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 17:03:00 CDTThe historic Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame today announced that Badgers Heisman Trophy winner Ron Dayne, LPGA Legend Sherri Steinhauer and Packers Super Bowl Champion Charles Woodson have been selected for induction into the 66th Anniversary Class of the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 15:02:00 CDTThe Bucks are celebrating the start of the NBA season with a full slate of community engagement events during Tipoff Week. They began with the refurbishment of three public courts in Milwaukee on Monday and will continue with improvements to local community centers.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 11:25:00 CDTThe Milwaukee Bucks and Wisconsin-based Cousins Subs are once again teaming up to "Block Out Hunger" statewide. In celebration of its upcoming 45th anniversary, Cousins will donate $45 to Hunger Task Force for every blocked shot the Bucks have throughout the season.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 21:59:00 CDTWith Milwaukee's 2016-17 NBA season starting this week - the home opener is Wednesday against Charlotte - BMO Harris Bank's Downtown branch, at the corner of Water and Mason Streets, was displaying the Bucks' fierce green logo in its west-facing windows.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:01:00 CDTThe 2016 PNC Milwaukee Running Festival takes over the town Nov. 5-6, and everyone from elite racers to novice joggers and supportive fans is invited to take part in the unique weekend that showcases the city and allows people to experience it in a healthy way.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 11:12:00 CDTA petition has been created to have Brewers broadcaster Bob Uecker replace FOX's Joe Buck for the matchup between the long-suffering Cleveland Indians and the even longer-suffering Chicago Cubs. More than 15,000 baseball fans had signed it on Change.org, as of Monday morning.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 11:29:00 CDTOn a Thursday Night Football game under the lights of Lambeau Field, wearing their sleek Color Rush uniforms with an opportunity to bounce back from their recent offensive impotence against the hapless Bears, the Packers contented their fans and quieted their critics with a 26-10 win.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 15:12:00 CDTRunning back is a mess right now in Green Bay. Eddie Lacy was placed on injured reserve. James Starks is out for a month after having knee surgery. The team just traded for one guy and promoted another off their practice squad. So, um, who's going to run the ball?
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 17:09:00 CDTCheer for the Cubs, our hated Chicago baseball rival? But we loathe them! I know, and normally I'd agree. But let me try and make the case for why Brewers fans should root for the Cubs, even though it hurts and feels kind of gross, to win the World Series.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 17:13:00 CDTThe Packers announced they'd placed Sam Shields, who's been sidelined for more than a month with a concussion suffered in the season opener at Jacksonville, on injured reserve, a move that has seemed inescapable for weeks and probably should have been made sooner.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:11:00 CDTThe Bucks today announced a new partnership with the Milwaukee Center for Independence on a game night employment initiative to provide local individuals with intellectual disabilities or other special needs the opportunity to work in the BMO Harris Bradley Center on game nights.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 15:01:00 CDTThe Bucks traded Michael Carter-Williams to the Bulls for Tony Snell, swapping a 2013 Draft disappointment who was a poor fit in Milwaukee for a 2013 Draft disappointment who was a forgotten man in Chicago. It's a change-of-scenery deal for both teams. But who's Tony Snell?
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 14:19:00 CDTMilwaukee Admirals President Jon Greenberg announced today that the team will host a club hockey game between the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and Marquette University on Friday, Oct. 28 at 7 p.m. at the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena.
Sun, 16 Oct 2016 16:26:00 CDTWith ESPN's College Gameday in town for Saturday's huge football game between the No. 8 Badgers and No. 2 Ohio State Buckeyes, Wisconsin basketball player Nigel Hayes called out the NCAA and raised money for local charity.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 14:29:00 CDTThe Milwaukee Bucks today announced that Raj Saha has been named general manager of the Wisconsin Entertainment and Sports Center. Saha, who has experience in development with FIFA and the Olympics, will oversee all aspects of the new arena's operational structure.
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 17:06:00 CDTOn May 16, 1990, it was announced that Aaron Pryor - who was legally blind in one eye - was coming to Madison to box, thereby thrusting Wisconsin into the sport's spotlight for the first time in 40 years. But the attention was hardly flattering.
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 11:28:00 CDTThe Pettit National Ice Center will host the Long Track Fall World Cup Qualifier Oct.14-16. The top speedskaters will compete on the Pettit Center's Olympic Oval to earn places on the U.S. Fall World Cup team that will travel to six different international sites to compete.
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 09:02:00 CDTAmerica's talented crop of gymnasts drew the spotlight as they competed in the summer Olympics in Rio. Now, those amazing gymnasts roll into Milwaukee on Friday, Oct. 14 as part of the 2016 Kellogg's Tour of Gymnastics Champions at the BMO Harris Bradley Center.
Mon, 10 Oct 2016 14:34:00 CDTThe Brewers announced their postseason award winners today as selected by a five-person panel from the Milwaukee Chapter of the Baseball Writers Association of America (BBWAA). Ryan Braun earned Brewers Most Valuable Player honors for the fourth time.
Fri, 7 Oct 2016 12:46:00 CDTThe UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena has received major upgrades over the past few months and, this "Rocktober Weekend," will be shaking with events and showing off its new look to the public for the first time. What exactly has the $6.3 million in Arena improvements bought?
Wed, 5 Oct 2016 19:18:00 CDTThe Admirals are inviting fans to help them celebrate their return, after nearly 30 years, to the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena by hosting a free open skate at the newly renovated venue on Oct. 19, team president Jon Greenberg announced Wednesday.
Wed, 5 Oct 2016 18:36:00 CDTFOX Sports Wisconsin and the Milwaukee Bucks announced Wednesday plans to live stream two preseason games: Bucks vs. Bulls on Saturday, Oct. 15 at 7 p.m. and Bucks vs. Pacers on Wednesday, Oct. 19 at 7 p.m. The match-ups will be available via FOX Sports GO and on Bucks.com.
Wed, 5 Oct 2016 15:27:00 CDTLaughing and juggling a basketball soccer-style at the end of practice Wednesday, it was easy to see that Thon Maker was feeling upbeat but hard to tell if his injured wrist was feeling any better. Will the Bucks rookie play Saturday? "We hope so," Jason Kidd said.
Wed, 5 Oct 2016 11:29:00 CDTThe Brewers unveiled plans for a complete transformation of the food and beverage hospitality experience at Miller Park. The project will be the single largest upgrade by the club in every measure, from scope to financial investment, since the facility opened in 2001.
Tue, 4 Oct 2016 21:04:00 CDTNashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has assigned forwards Pontus Aberg and Anthony Richard, and goaltender Juuse Saros to Milwaukee.
Tue, 4 Oct 2016 16:54:00 CDTBrewers GM David Stearns announced that manager Craig Counsell and all of his coaches will return next year. Retaining the entire coaching staff should provide some constancy and stability for a youthful club that is still early in its rebuilding phase.
Mon, 3 Oct 2016 15:37:00 CDTFour of the most memorable games in Milwaukee Bucks franchise history will be re-aired on FOX Sports Wisconsin (FSW) leading up to the 2016-17 season opener vs. the Charlotte Hornets at the BMO Harris Bradley Center on Wednesday, Oct. 26.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 17:17:00 CDTOn Feb. 26, 2017, the Milwaukee Bucks will give out Miles Plumlee bobblehead toothbrush holders to the first 5,000 children at the BMO Harris Bradley Center before the team plays the Phoenix Suns.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 16:34:00 CDTThe Brewers have found a new Class-A Advanced affiliate for some of their most talented young prospects, exchanging Manatees for Mudcats. Milwaukee announced a two-year player development contract with the Carolina Mudcats that will run through the 2018 season.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 14:18:00 CDTBobbleheads are back as the Bucks announced the promotional calendar for the upcoming 2016-17 season. In all there will be 15 games this season where Bucks fans will go home with something extra, including three bobblehead nights.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:53:00 CDTMilwaukee Bucks General Manager John Hammond announced that guard Khris Middleton underwent successful surgery yesterday to repair his ruptured left hamstring.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 10:24:00 CDTThe Milwaukee Brewers today announced several changes related to their amateur and professional scouting departments, according to general manager David Stearns.
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.