Brandon Knight scored 24 points and sparked Milwaukee's rousing rally from an 18-point deficit with a dunk to lead the Bucks to a 105-98 win Monday night over the Orlando Magic.Knight confounded Orlando
The Packers have officially announced the re-signing of Sam Shields, who would have been one of the top cornerbacks available this offseason in free agency.General manager Ted Thompson made it official
Spectators attending this year's Boston Marathon with backpacks, coolers and other large items will have them subject to search.
Josh Tomlin struck out five in four scoreless innings, helping the Cleveland Indians beat a Milwaukee Brewers split squad 4-2 on Sunday.Tomlin struck out the side in his last inning, continuing his strong
Sam Shields has agreed to re-sign with the Packers, keeping one of the top free-agent cornerbacks this offseason off the market.Shields' agent, Drew Rosenhaus, confirmed the four-year NFL veteran agreed
The WIAA team state wrestling tournament this weekend featured two area teams, however, neither Merrill or Wittenberg-Birnamwood advanced to the state championship dual in their respective divisions.
Senior Clayton Heuerscored 24 points and collected 12 rebounds, both career-bests, as the No. 1-ranked UW-Stevens Point men's basketball team advanced to the round of 16 in the 2014 NCAA Division III Basketball Championship Tournament with a 76-71 victory over the Dutch of Central College.
Click for scores and highlights from Saturday night's girls basketball regional finals.
There will be no area boys basketball teams competing at the WIAA State Tournament in Madison. Marshfield, Rhinelander, defending Division 4 state champion Auburndale and Newman Catholic all lost today in their respective sectional finals.
Day two of the Gymnastics State Tournament took place in Wisconsinm Rapids Saturday. After the team competition Friday, the individual round where girls had a chance to compete just for themselves.After
Friday featured three state tournament championships, all involving area high schools. Girls basketball regional semifinals were also on Friday night. More information and results are inside.
Top-seeded UW-Stevens Point trailed at halftime, but was able to survive against Marian in the first round behind 25 points from Trevor Hass.
The executive director of Marshfield Clinic says a loss of $17 million in anticipated revenue since Oct. 1 is forcing budget cuts, including a 5 percent pay cut for doctors and employees who earn more more than $125,000.
Marquette is hoping the team's regular-season finale Saturday will be the start of a run that will get the team back to the NCAA tournament. For now, the Golden Eagles' chances of extending their eight-year streak to the NCAAs are shaky.
Wausau West's season comes to a dramatic end, as the Warriors fall to University School of Milwaukee in double overtime by a score of 2-1. Also, four area boys basketball teams advance to the sectional finals on Saturday, and will play for a chance to advance to state.
Elian Herrera hit a solo home run in the seventh inning off the glove of leaping right fielder Ryan Wheeler and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the mistake-prone Colorado Rockies 5-3 Thursday.The Brewers scored
The Milwaukee Wave professional indoor soccer team and its owner are being sued by a lender.
Katelynn Schilling and Katelyn Ramthun are leading the Central Wisconsin Storm to the WIAA State Tournament for a seventh straight season. The two freshmen have combined for 55 points on the season, and the reason why is simple: chemistry.
Frank Kaminsky scored 22 points, Traevon Jackson added 14 and No. 9 Wisconsin finished off its home schedule with a 76-70 victory over Purdue on Wednesday night.Kaminsky, a 7-footer who can shoot from
Isaiah Thomas scored 25 points and had six assists to lead the Sacramento Kings to a 116-102 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Wednesday night.Rudy Gay added 22 points, eight rebounds and five assists,
Major league baseball has extended its replay system for the 2014 season, and a former local baseball player will be right in the midst of the change. DC Everest alumnus Gregg Langbehn, who is also Melissa
Wausau West has earned a trip to state every March for the last five seasons. The Warriors won it all in 2011, and finished 2nd in 2010 and 2012, but last season's state quarterfinal loss to Verona gave West an early exit from the tournament.
Girls basketball regionals are now underway. In Division 1, SPASH took down its Wisconsin Valley rival Wisconsin Rapids. In Division 5, second ranked assumption routed Granton to start its quest for a second straight state title.
Near the top of the Milwaukee Brewers' to-do list this spring is settling on a leadoff hitter.
Gearing up with members of the Swampstoppers Snowmobile Club, I assure them, I'm a far less experienced rider than they are.
The Bucks have signed free-agent forward Tony Mitchell, a former rookie of the year in the NBA Developmental League.
Stocks drifted to a slightly lower finish Monday as investors sifted through a blend of discouraging economic data from China and Japan as well as ongoing uncertainty over Russia's incursion into Ukraine.
The week that was in high school sports saw area hockey, wrestling, and gymnastics teams compete for a state title, along with boys and girls basketball playoffs heating up for the state tournament. These are the top 5 high school plays for the week of March 3-8.
Authorities are battling a large fire at St. Lawrence Seminary High School.
The Big Ten women's basketball tournament starts Thursday in Indianapolis with four games. The Wisconsin women (10-18) will be taking on Minnesota Thursday in a postseason version of the Border Battle.
Hall of Fame center Kareem Abdul-Jabbar says he'd be interested in returning in some capacity to the Milwaukee Bucks.
Ersan Ilyasova scored a season-high 31 points on 13-of-14 shooting, and the Milwaukee Bucks hit a blistering 57 percent from the field to beat the Utah Jazz 114-88 on Monday night.Zaza Pachulia added 14
Minnesota has the sixth seed for the Big Ten women's basketball tournament, and the Gophers will bring two of the conference's biggest stars to the event.The Gophers finished 8-8 in Big Ten play and 19-11
In a meeting of the top-two ranked teams in the country, the UW-Stevens Point men's basketball team went on a run midway through the first half and led by double digits for most of a 74-57 win over UW-Whitewater in the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) championship game on Sunday afternoon at Bennett Court at Quandt Fieldhouse
An overexcited Matt Garza struggled in his Brewers debut Sunday, allowing four runs in the first inning of Milwaukee's 6-5 win over the Colorado Rockies.The right-hander, who said he had trouble sleeping
Top five high school plays of the week of February 25. This week's edition includes a couple of game-winners and a statement two-handed slam dunk.
Josh Gasser scored 15 points to lead a balanced Wisconsin offense and the 14th-ranked Badgers beat Penn State 71-66 on Sunday for their seventh straight victory.
Joe Ziolkowski (D.C. Everest), Travis Hettinga (Wausau West), Tyler Schmidt (Merrill), Braxton Potrykus (Wittenberg-Birnamwood), and Dondrick Tackes (Stratford) all earned individual state wrestling titles in Saturday's final day of the WIAA wrestling competition.
SPASH avenges last year's season ending loss to Oshkosh North, Newman Catholic beats Gresham to earn a regional title, other boys regional final scores, and Neillsville girls win the Cloverbelt crossover challenge to finish the regular season undefeated.
The Wausau West and Central Wisconsin Storm hockey teams will be competing in Madison at the state tournament next week. Wausau West beat Antigo 7-2 to earn a sectional title while the Storm took care of Northland Pines 2-0 to secure another state appearance.
The WIAA individual state wrestling competition continued on Friday at the Kohl Center in Madison. The area has 12 wrestlers who have made it to championship matches in their respective weight classes. The state title bouts will take place Saturday evening.
Boys basketball regional finals are now set in the WIAA State Tournament, as the girls basketball regular season finishes up.
The top-ranked UW-Stevens Point men's basketball team used a 15-0 run in the middle of the second half to pull away from UW-Platteville an advanced to the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Tournament championship game with a 66-47 win in the semifinals on Friday night at Bennett Court at Quandt Fieldhouse.
CNN is reporting that former NFL star Darren Sharper, wanted in New Orleans, has turned himself in to Los Angeles authorities.
Individual state wrestling gets underway, gymnastics state qualifiers are decided with sectional tournaments, and the girl's basketball season winds down.
Davante Gardner scored 26 points and Jake Thomas added a career-high 22 points to lead Marquette to 75-73 win over Georgetown Thursday.
Roy Hibbert had 24 points and 12 rebounds to help the Indiana Pacers rally for a 101-96 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday night.Paul George and Lance Stephenson each scored 18 points for NBA-leading
PHOENIX (AP) -- Ryan Braun hit a two-run homer Thursday in his first at-bat for the Milwaukee Brewers since completing a season-ending, 65-game suspension for violating Major League Baseball's anti-drug agreement.
Ryan Braun hit a two-run homer Thursday in his first at-bat for the Milwaukee Brewers since completing a season-ending, 65-game suspension for violating Major League Baseball's anti-drug agreement.In the
The Chicago Bears say they have agreed to a one-year contract with center Roberto Garza.
The Green Bay Packers have signed running back Michael Hill and re-signed safety Chris Banjo.
Early in the Wisconsin Rapids hockey season, senior Caleb Schroer broke the school's career scoring record. He topped off his record-breaking career by scoring 87 points this season, good for second best in the state. Schroer helped lead the Red Raiders to their first Wisconsin Valley championship since the 2004-05 season, and at one point, the Raiders were ranked as high as fourth in the state. Schroer is the Newsline 9 Athlete of the Week.
The Milwaukee Brewers love the players they have up the middle.
As boys hockey playoffs continue, Wausau West and Antigo/White Lake both advance to the Sectional 3 Final, while the number one seed in Sectional 4, Wisconsin Rapids Lincoln, is upset by West Salem/Bangor. Boys basketball regionals also get underway, while the girls basketball regular season winds down.
Sam Dekker scored 16 points and No. 14 Wisconsin shrugged off a slow start to beat Indiana 69-58 on Tuesday night.The Hoosiers (15-12, 5-9 Big Ten) held Wisconsin (23-5, 10-5) to its lowest point production
It seems like most people have developed a lot of bitterness toward winter this year. We can all agree it's worn out its welcome, but on this weeks Outdoors with Lauren let's set aside our judgment and
O.J. Mayo made seven 3-pointers and scored 25 points, Ersan Ilyasova added 20, and the Milwaukee Bucks placed seven players in double figures in a 130-110 rout of the Philadelphia 76ers, who lost their
April Wilson scored 18 points and dished off eight assists to lead No. 21 Purdue to a 70-54 win over Wisconsin Sunday, sweeping the season series with the Badgers.After Wisconsin cut Purdue's six-point
The most popular member of the Milwaukee Brewers at spring training is an unexpected acquisition with a button nose, four legs and scruffy, white fur."Hank the Dog" is an early lock for camp MVP -- Most
After coming from behind to tie the score three times, the third-ranked UW-Stevens Point men's hockey team could not do so a fourth time in a wild 5-4 loss to 10th-ranked UW-River Falls on Thursday night at K.B. Willett Arena.The Falcons (15-6-3, 8-3-0 WIAC) led 1-0, 2-1 and 3-2 before the Pointers (18-4-2, 6-4-1, WIAC) tied the score each time.
Kenneth Faried continued his recent hot streak, scoring 26 points to carry the Denver Nuggets past the Milwaukee Bucks 101-90 Thursday night.Wilson Chandler scored 15 while J.J. Hickson added 14 points
The Charlotte Bobcats have acquired guards Luke Ridnour and Gary Neal from the Milwaukee Bucks in exchange for guard Ramon Sessions and forward Jeff Adrien just hours before the NBA trade deadline Thursday,
The UW-Stevens Point women's basketball team weathered a slow start but could not find enough offense late on in a 57-53 loss to No. 16 UW-Oshkosh in the team's Play4Kay game on Wednesday night at Berg Gym.
Rickie Weeks is back with his Milwaukee Brewers teammates after a left hamstring injury knocked him out in August last season.But the veteran is no longer the guaranteed starter at second base.Scooter
Brewers third baseman Aramis Ramirez may miss the first few games of spring training after having a non-cancerous polyp removed from his colon.Manager Ron Roenicke said Wednesday that the polyp was discovered
Fitting in with a new team is old news for Matt Garza.Over the past eight seasons, he's pitched for Minnesota, Tampa Bay, the Chicago Cubs and Texas, compiling a 67-67 record with a 3.84 ERA."It's just
Frank Kaminsky had 25 points and 11 rebounds, and No. 21 Wisconsin smothered No. 15 Michigan in the first half before holding on for a 75-62 victory Sunday.The Wolverines (18-7, 10-3 Big Ten) cut an 18-point
Merrill, Stanley-Boyd/Owen-Withee/Thorp and Stratford each clinched team regional championships on Saturday, and a total of 34 area wrestlers clinched individual regional championships, including Merrill's Tyler Schmidt, who is ranked first in the 220 weight class.
After winning the Wisconsin Valley swimming title, SPASH finished in third place in the WIAA Division 1 swimming sectional in Hudson Saturday. D.C. Everest, Wisconsin Rapids and Marshfield also competed in the event, finishing in seventh, eighth and ninth, respectively. In the Division 2 sectional, Wausau East placed sixth, Rhinelander placed eighth and Antigo placed 11th.
Scores and highlight's from Thursday's prep sports action.
Frank Kaminsky scored 17 points, and No. 21 Wisconsin regained some of its frontcourt swagger in a 78-70 win Thursday night over Minnesota.Fellow forward Nigel Hayes added 15 for the Badgers, who kept
PRESS RELEASE: The Green Bay Packers have signed TE Raymond Webber. The transaction was announced Thursday by Executive Vice President, General Manager and Director of Football Operations Ted Thompson. Webber,
The No. 1-ranked UW-Stevens Point men's basketball team used a 13-0 run midway through the second half to pull away from the visiting Pioneers of UW-Platteville and cruise to a 74-59 victory Wednesday.
Eric Gordon scored 21 points, center Alexis Ajinca added 16, and the New Orleans Pelicans headed home for All-Star weekend with a 102-98 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Wednesday night.The Pelicans
Right-handed pitcher Donovan Hand cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A by the Brewers after being designated for assignment last week when the team signed free-agent reliever Francisco Rodriguez.The
Alex Van Pelt may have one of the more unusual assistant coaching jobs in the NFL.
Wisconsin head football coach Gary Anderson said in a statement Tuesday that the Cleveland Browns had contacted him about their head coaching vacancy.
Jeff Green scored 29 points and Kelly Olynyk added 14 points and 11 rebounds as the Boston Celtics pulled away from the Milwaukee Bucks in the fourth quarter of a 102-86 victory Monday night.The Celtics
College football star Michael Sam has told the world he's gay.
Traevon Jackson hit a pull-up jumper with 2.1 seconds left for Wisconsin, 10 seconds after Michigan State's Adreian Payne tied it with a 3, and the Badgers beat the ninth-ranked Spartans 60-58 on Sunday.The
Dwight Howard scored 27 points, including three crucial free throws in the closing seconds, and James Harden scored 10 of his 22 points in the decisive third quarter to help the Houston Rockets hold off the short-handed, scrappy Milwaukee Buckets and win their fifth straight, 101-95 on Saturday night.
Brandon joined the Newsline 9 Sports team in February 2014 as a multimedia journalist and sports anchor.More >>
Brandon joined the Newsline 9 Sports team in February 2014 as a multimedia journalist and sports anchor.More >>