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WISCONSIN’S WINNING STREAK ENDS AGAINST MICHIGAN STATE

WISCONSIN’S WINNING STREAK ENDS AGAINST MICHIGAN STATE

-MADISON, WI – 1/21/2022  By: Mitchell Speltz A seven-game winning streak came to a sudden halt on Friday night for the Wisconsin Badgers (15-3) as they suffered their first loss in over a month at the hands of Michigan State (15-3). An 8-0 start to the game got the sold-out, Kohl Center crowd into the…

TEAM EFFORT LEADS WISCONSIN TO REVENGE OVER THE BUCKEYES

TEAM EFFORT LEADS WISCONSIN TO REVENGE OVER THE BUCKEYES

-MADISON, WI – 1/13/2021  By: Mitchell Speltz  Another game, another quality win for the Wisconsin Badgers (14-2) as they avenged their only conference loss of the season against Ohio State (10-4) on Thursday night with a wire-to-wire victory, 78-68. The Badgers earned this one with a true team effort as they got big-time contributions from Tyler Wahl,…

PACKERS GETTING HEALTHY- SMITH RETURNS TO PRACTICE

PACKERS GETTING HEALTHY- SMITH RETURNS TO PRACTICE

By: Aaron Morse 1/12/22 The Packers have been one of the most injured teams in the NFL this season. David Bakhtiari did not play until last week and he only played 27 snaps. Jaire Alexander has not played since week four. Elgton Jenkins was lost for the season in week eleven. Robert Tonyan has been…

WISCONSIN THROTTLES IOWA IN BATTLE OF SUPERSTARS

WISCONSIN THROTTLES IOWA IN BATTLE OF SUPERSTARS

MADISON, WI – 1/6/2022  By: Mitchell Speltz  The eyes of many college basketball fans tuned in Thursday night to watch the Wisconsin Badgers (12-2) host the Iowa Hawkeyes (11-4) in a rivalry showdown, but much of the attention was on the individual battle between Johnny Davis and Iowa’s Keegan Murray, the nation’s leading scorer. Fans got what they…

KENNY CLARK ADDED TO RESERVE/COVID LIST

KENNY CLARK ADDED TO RESERVE/COVID LIST

By: Aaron Morse 12/16/21 As sports leagues continue to see a large uptick in Covid cases and players being added to the Covid lists, the Packers had avoided any players being added over the past week. However, they have just added Kenny Clark to the reserve/COVID list. With just three days until the Packers will…

WISCONSIN LIMPS TO WIN WITHOUT JOHNNY DAVIS

WISCONSIN LIMPS TO WIN WITHOUT JOHNNY DAVIS

-MADISON, WI – 12/15/2021  By: Mitchell Speltz  For the second time this season, the Wisconsin Badgers (9-2) were down their top scorer, Johnny Davis who was ruled out nearly an hour before the game with a non-covid illness after participating in shoot-around earlier in the day. Without him, earning a win against Nicholls State (7-4), the favorites…

BADGERS USE HISTORIC COMEBACK TO WIN BIG TEN OPENER

BADGERS USE HISTORIC COMEBACK TO WIN BIG TEN OPENER

By Mitchell Speltz – 12/8/2021 -MADISON, WI  The young, Wisconsin Badgers (8-1) entered conference play with significant momentum after multiple signature wins in the first month of the college basketball season. But on Wednesday night, Big Ten play started about as poorly as it possibly could. The Badgers found themselves down 22 points in the…

BADGERS’ LEO CHENAL WINS BIG TEN BUTKUS-FITZGERALD LINEBACKER OF THE YEAR

BADGERS’ LEO CHENAL WINS BIG TEN BUTKUS-FITZGERALD LINEBACKER OF THE YEAR

By Aaron Morse – 11/30/2021 Little-known, small town recruit Leo Chenal became the third Wisconsin Badger to win the Big Ten Linebacker of the Year award on Tuesday following previous winners Chris Borland (2013) and Joe Schobert (2015). He was also named to the All-Big Ten team.Chenal came into the season a tad under radar…

Brewers’ Burnes Wins NL Cy Young

Brewers’ Burnes Wins NL Cy Young

By Karl Sessions – 11/18/2021 The Milwaukee Brewers have their first Cy Young Award winning pitcher in nearly 40 years. Corbin Burnes was announced as the recipient of the National League’s top pitching honor on Wednesday, becoming only the third pitcher in Brewers history to win the award. The two previous wins came in back-to-back…

Packers’ A-Rod Takes #2 Spot on a Not-So-Great List

Packers’ A-Rod Takes #2 Spot on a Not-So-Great List

By Karl Sessions – 11/17/2021 Packer QB Aaron Rodgers has been beat out by the one and only Tom Brady once again — but, this time, that could be a good thing. Michigan Online Gambling site mibets.com recently conducted a nationwide survey of NFL fans to find out who they think are the league’s biggest…

Shooting Woes Haunt Badgers in Defeat to Providence

Shooting Woes Haunt Badgers in Defeat to Providence

By Mitchell Speltz – 11/16/2021 -MADISON, WI  The Wisconsin Badgers (2-1) encountered their first real test of the season on Monday night in the Gavitt Tipoff Games against the Providence Friars (3-0) from the Big East. The night didn’t start well even before the game began as leading scorer Johnny Davis (Bruised Heal) was ruled out along…

Packers May Have Escaped Long-Term Injuries

Packers May Have Escaped Long-Term Injuries

By Karl Sessions – 11/15/2021 Packer fans can, perhaps, breathe a little sigh of relief. After a 3rd Quarter game-ending knee injury in the Packers 17-0 win over Seattle, it looks like RB Aaron Jones extended time on the sideline will be minimal. ESPN’s Adam Schefter is reporting a “mild” MCL sprain for Jones, which…