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Thanks Houston for the 27 consecutive missed 3-pointers. Sincerely, Golden State

The Houston Rockets started out Game 7 of the NBA Western Conference finals well enough. Houston opened 6-for-14 from beyond the arc against the Golden State Warriors and fans thought they might actually win the game. Those dreams were soon shot. Shot, as in shot and missed. And missed. And missed … Missed 27 consecutive […]

UW-L women’s 400 relay makes podium at DIII national championships

While the men’s 400-meter relay team won a national title, the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse’s women’s team also got on the podium. Elizabeth Harlos, Brittany Jaeger, Clair Shepardson and Savannah Rygiewicz finished sixth in the event Saturday at the NCAA Division III national championships at UW-L’s Veterans Memorial Field Sports Complex. The Eagles tied for […]

UW-L wins national title in 400 relay, after taking 2nd last two seasons

That 400-meter relay team that was the fastest in the NCAA national championship preliminaries on Thursday was just that again when it really counted. From their home track, on the last day of the three-day competition, Robert Willison, Ernest Winters, James Hoesley and Josh Koenecke led the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse’s 400 relay to a […]

UW-L’s 400 relay gets top time in prelims at NCAA DIII national championships

No team was faster in the national championships Thursday in the 400-meter relay than the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. Robert Willison, Ernest Winters, James Hoesley and Josh Koenecke advanced to Saturday’s final, after recording the top preliminary time of 40.58 at UW-L’s Roger Harring Stadium at Veterans Memorial Field Sports Complex. This marks the fourth […]

UW-L’s 400 relay advances to finals after first day of DIII national championships

A successful first day for the University of La Crosse’s 400-meter relay team at the NCAA Division III track and field national championships. The squad, made up of Beth Harlos, Brittany Jaeger, Clair Shepardson and Savannah Rygiewicz, advanced to Saturday’s final with a qualifying time of 47.31 at UW-L’s Roger Harring Stadium at Veterans Memorial […]

Body-cam footage of Bucks guard Sterling Brown’s arrest has Milwaukee mayor concerned

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Officials in Milwaukee are already trying to get ahead of police video from the arrest of Bucks guard Sterling Brown in January. “It was a disturbing video when I saw it, and I know that the police chief feels the same way,” Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett told the Milwaukee Journal on Tuesday. […]

WATCH: Cleveland ball boy dodges foul ball like he owns the Matrix

The Cleveland professional baseball team took down the Kansas City Royals 11-2 on Sunday. But, more impressive was this play by the ball boy, who now goes by the name neo. Our guess — this kid can probably dodge a wrench too.#RallyTogether pic.twitter.com/ybXjfE3zed — Cleveland Indians (@Indians) May 13, 2018 Related posts: Fashion nightmare: Lindor […]

Check out LeBron James’ photographic memory in action

Listen and watch LeBron James recall every detail of a fourth-quarter run by the Boston Celtics, in their 108-83 win over the Cleveland Cavs on Sunday. Fact-checking LeBron's perfect memory We fact-checked LeBron James' photographic memory. It's … flawless. 💯 Posted by NBA on ESPN on Sunday, May 13, 2018 Related posts: The NBA’s Final […]

TONIGHT: Brewers face rookie phenom, who was perfect through six in MLB debut last week

Should be an interesting matchup tonight for the Milwaukee Brewers, facing a rookie who was headed for a perfect game in his first-ever start last week. Pittsburgh righty Nick Kingman made headlines with a seven-inning, nine-strikeout, one-hitter in his MLB debut. The 26-year-old was perfect through six innings in the 5-0 win over St. Louis. […]

Nigel Hayes says Badgers discussed boycotting game to protest NCAA compensation

Nigel Hayes said recently that his 2016 Wisconsin men’s basketball team had considered boycotting an NCAA game, USA Today reported. The boycott was to be in protest of the NCAA not paying college athletes. Hayes, who made $55,296 last year and played for three different NBA teams — Sacramento Kings, Los Angeles Lakers and Toronto […]

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