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Pittsburgh Takes Opening Game of Stanley Cup With 5-3 Win

 Jake Guentzel broke a 37-minute shot drought to score the winning goal in the final minutes as the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Nashville Predators 5-3 in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final on Monday night.    The Penguins jumped out to a 3-0 first-period lead on goals by Evgeni Malkin, Conor Sheary and then Nick Bonino, when the puck went in off Nashville's Mattias Ekholm. The defending Cup champions then didn't have a shot for exactly 37 minutes as the Predators roared ... More>>

Gsellman Leads Mets to 4-2 Win Over Brewers

Hours after the Mets ticketed him for the bullpen, rookie Robert Gsellman pitched seven innings of three-hit ball and had two RBIs to lead New York past the Milwaukee Brewers 4-2 on Monday.

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Santana Hits First Career Slam as Brewers Beat D'Backs 9-5

Domingo Santana hit his first career grand slam and the Milwaukee Brewers held off the Arizona Diamondbacks 9-5 on Sunday.    

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Madison West Wins State Titles In Ultimate Video included

The high school Ultimate season came to a close after Madison West won both the boys and girls state championships in Madison on Saturday. 

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Anderson's no-hit bid ended by Ahmed in the eighth inning

Nick Ahmed singled off the glove of second baseman Eric Sogard and into center field leading off the eighth inning, the first hit for the Arizona Diamondbacks against the Milwaukee Brewers' Chase Anderson on Saturday.    

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Madison Hosts 37th Annual NACBA Tournament Video included

54 basketball teams made up of only Chinese players from across North America are in Madison for the weekend playing at the UW Natatorium for the 37th annual North American Chinese Basketball Association (NACBA) tournament. 

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Lamb Doubles in 10th, D-Backs Take Wild 4-2 Win Over Brewers

Jake Lamb homered in the fourth inning and hit an RBI double in Arizona's two-run 10th, and the Diamondbacks extended their winning streak to five games with a 4-2 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday night. 

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Prep Softball: Post Season Play Rolls On Video included

The high school softball season rolled on Friday night. The winners moved one game closer to the state tournament. 

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  • Stoughton Sectional Track & Field Results

    Stoughton Sectional Track & Field Results

    The Kenosha Indian Trail boys won the team title while the Oregon girls won the team title. 

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    The Kenosha Indian Trail boys won the team title while the Oregon girls won the team title. 

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  • Ray gives up 2 hits in 7 innings, D-backs beat Brewers 4-0

    Ray gives up 2 hits in 7 innings, D-backs beat Brewers 4-0

    Robbie Ray pitched seven innings of two-hit ball to lower the NL's second-best road ERA to 0.081, Gregor Blanco and Chris Owings homered, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-0 Thursday night for their ninth win in 10 games.    Ray (4-3), coming off a dominating performance against San Diego in his last start, did not allow a run for the second straight outing. He struck out nine and walked none to send the Brewers to their season-worst fourth straight l...More >>
    Robbie Ray pitched seven innings of two-hit ball to lower the NL's second-best road ERA to 0.081, Gregor Blanco and Chris Owings homered, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-0 Thursday night for their ninth win in 10 games.    Ray (4-3), coming off a dominating performance against San Diego in his last start, did not allow a run for the second straight outing. He struck out nine and walked none to send the Brewers to their season-worst fourth straight l...More >>
  • Pina and Braun leave game

    Pina and Braun leave game

    Milwaukee Brewers catcher Manny Pina and left fielder Ryan Braun left the game against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Thursday night with injuries.    Diamondbacks starter Robbie Ray drilled Pina in the left elbow with a pitch in the second inning, knocking the Brewers catcher flat. Grimacing in obvious pain, he eventually walked off the field accompanied by the trainer and manager Craig Counsell. Jett Bandy ran for Pina and took over behind the plate.    Juan Aguilar...More >>
    Milwaukee Brewers catcher Manny Pina and left fielder Ryan Braun left the game against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Thursday night with injuries.    Diamondbacks starter Robbie Ray drilled Pina in the left elbow with a pitch in the second inning, knocking the Brewers catcher flat. Grimacing in obvious pain, he eventually walked off the field accompanied by the trainer and manager Craig Counsell. Jett Bandy ran for Pina and took over behind the plate.    Juan Aguilar...More >>
  • Badgers set kickoff time for season opener

    Badgers set kickoff time for season opener

    The Badgers have set a kickoff time for the season opener. Wisconsin will open up against Utah State on Friday, Sept. 1 at Camp Randall Stadium at 8 p.m. The game will be televised by ESPN. 

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    The Badgers have set a kickoff time for the season opener. Wisconsin will open up against Utah State on Friday, Sept. 1 at Camp Randall Stadium at 8 p.m. The game will be televised by ESPN. 

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  • Celebrating 100 Years of Camp Randall

    Celebrating 100 Years of Camp Randall

    Camp Randall stadium is one of the most iconic landmarks in Wisconsin.

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    Camp Randall stadium is one of the most iconic landmarks in Wisconsin.

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  • Edgewood claims Boys Tennis Sectional

    Edgewood claims Boys Tennis Sectional

    Led by senior Cecil Lingard, the No. 1 singles champion,  the Crusaders racked up 53 of a total 56 points. 

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    Led by senior Cecil Lingard, the No. 1 singles champion,  the Crusaders racked up 53 of a total 56 points. 

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  • AP Source: Bucks opening up GM search after Hammond exit

    AP Source: Bucks opening up GM search after Hammond exit

    A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that the Milwaukee Bucks are opening up their search for a new general manager after John Hammond left to join the Orlando Magic.    

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    A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that the Milwaukee Bucks are opening up their search for a new general manager after John Hammond left to join the Orlando Magic.    

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  • Blue Jays hit four homers, top Brewers 8-4

    Blue Jays hit four homers, top Brewers 8-4

    The Blue Jays swept the two-game interleague series and wrapped up a seven-game road trip with three straight victories.   

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    The Blue Jays swept the two-game interleague series and wrapped up a seven-game road trip with three straight victories.   

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  • Morales homers, Blue Jays bullpen holds off Brewers 4-3

    Morales homers, Blue Jays bullpen holds off Brewers 4-3

    Kendrys Morales hit a two-run homer and the Toronto Blue Jays held off the Milwaukee Brewers 4-3 on Tuesday night.    Six of the first eight Blue Jays batters reached based against Milwaukee starter Jimmy Nelson (2-3). Toronto pushed across two runs in the second, but the Brewers cut down a runner at the plate and Nelson struck out Ezequiel Carrera to limit the damage.    Morales homered to straightaway center in the fifth to make it 4-0.    Nelson gave u...More >>
    Kendrys Morales hit a two-run homer and the Toronto Blue Jays held off the Milwaukee Brewers 4-3 on Tuesday night.    Six of the first eight Blue Jays batters reached based against Milwaukee starter Jimmy Nelson (2-3). Toronto pushed across two runs in the second, but the Brewers cut down a runner at the plate and Nelson struck out Ezequiel Carrera to limit the damage.    Morales homered to straightaway center in the fifth to make it 4-0.    Nelson gave u...More >>
  • Prep Golf: Madison Edgewood Wins at Evansville

    Prep Golf: Madison Edgewood Wins at Evansville

    The WIAA high school golf season kicked off it's post season play with regional meets across the state. Evansville hosted division 2 play. Madison Edgewood won by 31 strokes.

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    The WIAA high school golf season kicked off it's post season play with regional meets across the state. Evansville hosted division 2 play. Madison Edgewood won by 31 strokes.

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  • Bucks praise John Hammond after former GM heads to Orlando

    Bucks praise John Hammond after former GM heads to Orlando

    The Milwaukee Bucks are praising former general John Hammond after he left to take the GM job with the Orlando Magic.    The Bucks owners said Tuesday in a statement that Hammond was an "incredible asset" and "true professional" during his nine-year run as general manager in Milwaukee. They say Hammond had a keen eye for talent and relentless drive to build the organization.    Perhaps the top highlight in Hammond's tenure was the selection of G...More >>
    The Milwaukee Bucks are praising former general John Hammond after he left to take the GM job with the Orlando Magic.    The Bucks owners said Tuesday in a statement that Hammond was an "incredible asset" and "true professional" during his nine-year run as general manager in Milwaukee. They say Hammond had a keen eye for talent and relentless drive to build the organization.    Perhaps the top highlight in Hammond's tenure was the selection of G...More >>
  • Magic hire Bucks' Hammond as General Manager

    Magic hire Bucks' Hammond as General Manager

    The Orlando Magic have hired Milwaukee Bucks general manager John Hammond to be their new GM.    Hammond had been with the Bucks the past nine seasons.    Magic president of basketball operations Jeff Weltman, whose hire was announced Tuesday morning, worked under Hammond as an assistant general manager with the Bucks from 2008-13. The two also worked together with the Detroit Pistons from 2007-08.    Hammond replaces Rob Hennigan, who was fired last mont...More >>
    The Orlando Magic have hired Milwaukee Bucks general manager John Hammond to be their new GM.    Hammond had been with the Bucks the past nine seasons.    Magic president of basketball operations Jeff Weltman, whose hire was announced Tuesday morning, worked under Hammond as an assistant general manager with the Bucks from 2008-13. The two also worked together with the Detroit Pistons from 2007-08.    Hammond replaces Rob Hennigan, who was fired last mont...More >>
  • OTAs underway for Green Bay Packers

    OTAs underway for Green Bay Packers

    The Green Bay Packers have four weeks left in their offseason program, including three weeks of organized team activities, or OTAs which are under way this week.    At a news conference Tuesday head coach Mike McCarthy said a lot of the focus is on the passing game. He estimated 6 to 10 percent of the snaps normally devoted to the running game will go to the pass. Practice on the ground game will be made up in training camp when the pads are on.    As for blending ...More >>
    The Green Bay Packers have four weeks left in their offseason program, including three weeks of organized team activities, or OTAs which are under way this week.    At a news conference Tuesday head coach Mike McCarthy said a lot of the focus is on the passing game. He estimated 6 to 10 percent of the snaps normally devoted to the running game will go to the pass. Practice on the ground game will be made up in training camp when the pads are on.    As for blending ...More >>
  • Brewers players brew beer to be served at Miller Park

    Brewers players brew beer to be served at Miller Park

    Members of the Milwaukee Brewers worked to live up to their name this past week, brewing beer with Miller-Coors

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    Members of the Milwaukee Brewers worked to live up to their name this past week, brewing beer with Miller-Coors

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  • Prep Track and Field: Memorial Hosts Regional Action

    Prep Track and Field: Memorial Hosts Regional Action

    The high school spring sports post season kicked off on Monday with regional track meet around the state. Madison Memorial was a host site for Division-1 competition. 

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    The high school spring sports post season kicked off on Monday with regional track meet around the state. Madison Memorial was a host site for Division-1 competition. 

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  • Jimmy Walker wins PGA Championship

    Jimmy Walker wins PGA Championship

    Jimmy Walker shot a bogey-free, 3-under-par 67 Sunday to win the PGA Championship at Baltusrol Golf Club, becoming the fourth first-time major champion this year.    Walker, who was in the lead after every round, finished at 14-under 266, one shot ahead of defending champion Jason Day who closed with a 67 that included an eagle 3 on No 18.    Daniel Summerhays was third at 10 under after a 66 while there was a three-way tie for fourth at 9 under.    There...More >>
    Jimmy Walker shot a bogey-free, 3-under-par 67 Sunday to win the PGA Championship at Baltusrol Golf Club, becoming the fourth first-time major champion this year.    Walker, who was in the lead after every round, finished at 14-under 266, one shot ahead of defending champion Jason Day who closed with a 67 that included an eagle 3 on No 18.    Daniel Summerhays was third at 10 under after a 66 while there was a three-way tie for fourth at 9 under.    There...More >>
  • Stricker's streak of pars ends with an 8

    Stricker's streak of pars ends with an 8

    Steve Stricker began the second round with 14 consecutive pars to stay on the leaderboard. The 15th hole changed everything.    He lost one ball. He nearly lost another. He had to hack out of the hay back into the fairway, and then hit his next shot back into the hay. When he finally tapped in, he had a quadruple-bogey 8 to fall back to even par for the tournament.    That's mostly a product of the toughest conditions of the day. The gusts topped out at just over 3...More >>
    Steve Stricker began the second round with 14 consecutive pars to stay on the leaderboard. The 15th hole changed everything.    He lost one ball. He nearly lost another. He had to hack out of the hay back into the fairway, and then hit his next shot back into the hay. When he finally tapped in, he had a quadruple-bogey 8 to fall back to even par for the tournament.    That's mostly a product of the toughest conditions of the day. The gusts topped out at just over 3...More >>
  • Mickelson lamenting missed chance at history

    Mickelson lamenting missed chance at history

    Courtesy: Pro Golf Clubs / Flickr / CC by 2.0Courtesy: Pro Golf Clubs / Flickr / CC by 2.0
    Phil Mickelson is heartbroken, even after one of the greatest rounds in major championship history.    Lefty shot an 8-under 63 in the opening round of the British Open on Thursday, but he'll long remember the lipped-out putt at the 18th hole that cost him a chance at history.    Mickelson could've become the first player to shoot 62 at a major championship. Instead, he joins 25 other players who've managed a 63.    Mickelson puts it this way: "All t...More >>
    Phil Mickelson is heartbroken, even after one of the greatest rounds in major championship history.    Lefty shot an 8-under 63 in the opening round of the British Open on Thursday, but he'll long remember the lipped-out putt at the 18th hole that cost him a chance at history.    Mickelson could've become the first player to shoot 62 at a major championship. Instead, he joins 25 other players who've managed a 63.    Mickelson puts it this way: "All t...More >>
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