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Hawks trade Schröeder for Carmelo & a 1st round pick, then will likely waive 34-year-old

Carmelo Anthony appears to be headed to Atlanta. The Hawks appear to be sending Dennis Schröder to Oklahoma City for Anthony and a protected first-round pick (1-14). Atlanta will immediately waive the 34-year-old Anthony, who is rumored to be interested in joining the Houston Rockets. Anthony would make $27.9 million this season. The 24-year-old Schröder […]

WATCH: Aaron Rodgers, Danica Patrick in hilarious “movie trailer”

Check out Danica Patrick and Aaron Rodgers in “Me, Danica,” movie trailer. This ESPYS skit by #AaronRodgers and #DanicaPatrick is the best thing you’ll see all week! 🤣🤣 Posted by GreenBay Packer Nation on Thursday, July 19, 2018   Related posts: It’s official, Danica Patrick and Aaron Rodgers sitting in a tree Bring on the […]

Here’s what Scherzer and Sale had to say about La Crosse before last year’s all-star game

For the second consecutive season, two former La Crosse Loggers will face off against each other as starters in the MLB All-Star game tonight. For the American League, Chris Sale (above, right) gets the start for the Boston Red Sox. The 29-year-old played for the Loggers back in 2008. In the National League, pitching for […]

Brewers add another, now sending five to all-star game

Another Milwaukee Brewer is headed to the all-star game. Wednesday, Jesus Aguilar won the Final Vote to earn a spot in the July 17 showcase. Thursday, it was reliever Jeremy Jeffress that will join his four other Milwaukee teammates. Perseverance paid off for All-Star @JMontana41. #ThisIsMyCrew pic.twitter.com/SJpFHd6NrL — Milwaukee Brewers (@Brewers) July 13, 2018 The […]

DEADLINE 3 p.m. today to get Brewers Jesús Aguilar, Twins Eddie Rosario into all-star game

The Milwaukee Brewers have three all-stars … so far. One of those, Christian Yelich, got some revenge on his old team Tuesday, going 3-for-5 with four RBI in leading Milwaukee to an 8-4 win over Miami. The Brewers other two all-stars are newcomer Lorenzo Cain in the outfield and second-year player, relief pitcher Josh Hader. […]

Does ending the one-and-done in college basketball hurt the Badgers?

NBA commissioner Adam Silver has all but said the one-and-done rule is done. “My personal view is that we’re ready to make that change,” Silver said. If and when the age limit is changed, allowing high school players to once again bypass college for the NBA, does that have any significance on the Wisconsin Badgers? […]

NFL Calendar … because we’re all getting a little itchy

Here’s a look at the important dates upcoming on the NFL calendar. We would care about this so much more if the Brewers didn’t have the best record in the NL. July 16 — Deadline for any club that designated franchise player to sign that player to a multiyear contract or extension. Aug. 2 — […]

Brewers starting #WeBelieveInJesús campaign to get big man on all-star roster‏

With two home runs Sunday, Jesús Aguilar is tied for the NL lead with 22 homers as the all-star break nears. And, it’s that all-star game the Brewers are pushing for their big first baseman. The Brewers have started a #WeBelieveInJesús campaign get the 28-year-old on the “Final Vote” roster that ends at 2 p.m. Wednesday. […]

Jabari Parker looms as last piece in Bucks’ offseason

The Milwaukee Bucks have made two “big-ish” free-agent signings this offseason but still looming is Jabari Parker. Milwaukee is now about $14 million over the salary cap. Signing Parker long term would be risky, potentially expensive — including a luxury tax — and possibly give the team zero options in free agency next season. Here’s […]

Can the Bucks lose, signing Brook Lopez to a 1-year deal?

It appears to be a no-risk signing for the Milwaukee Bucks, agreeing to a one-year, $3.5 million contract with Brook Lopez. The 30-year-old center averaged 13 points, 4 rebounds, 1.3 blocks and 1.3 turnovers in just 23.4 minutes a game last season for the L.A. Lakers. Lopez gives Milwaukee some much needed shooting from the […]

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