SPORTS NEWS

Deng to Cavs, feels like Reddick to Bucks

By RICK SOLEM
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The first big trade went down in the NBA. It will be the first of many, while teams try to play in or out of the playoffs/draft lottery.

Basically, Cleveland gets Luol Deng and Chicago gets a first-round pick as long as it’s not in the Top 12 next year and two second-round picks (the nitty gritty will be discussed later). Chicago also got, and cut, Andrew Bynum.

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It's been a month, why not play the championship

By RICK SOLEM
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I hate college football. Not football, but college football. The system.

It’s so hard to focus on what I hate most.

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Packers-Niners preview

By RICK SOLEM
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First a blackout, now the weather, that’s all anyone’s talking about.

The weather at Lambeau Field today will be cold.

It will have an effect on how the game’s played, but will it be such a factor that the team that adapts, not the best team, will prevail?

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Badgers 100 years later

By RICK SOLEM
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It was a solid couple decades.

Doc Meanwell had the Wisconsin Badgers cruising.

He started out 15-0 his first season. Two years later he did it again.

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