SPORTS NEWS

UW-L knocks off No. 7, gets No. 1 UW-SP on Saturday

One Top 10 team down this week, and the nation’s No. 1 to go.

The University of Wisconsin-La Crosse men’s basketball team bombed away from beyond the arc and put down the No. 7 team in the nation, UW-Whitewater.

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Wisconsin native an Olympic skeleton

Column RICK SOLEM
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The Winter Olympics are a bit weird to me. Weird, as in not at all. Weird as in ordinary, to a degree.

In a way, a person can really relate to the events – skiing, ice skating, sledding … OK, bobsledding.

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Belichick mad, other NFL news

By RICK SOLEM
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A day later, New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick is calling foul.

His cornerback, Aqib Talib, was injured for the game Sunday on a pick-play by Denver Broncos' wide receiver Wes Welker.

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Milwaukee Bucks midseason report

By RICK SOLEM
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It’s been a dismal season for the Milwaukee Bucks.

I know, “Thanks Captain Obvious.”

Some would argue, that’s a good thing, as the Bucks are the favorite for the NBA Draft Lottery so far with a 7-33 record – losing the last nine consecutive games. 

But the way things are headed, this could have catastrophic consequences in the long run and things are getting worse. 

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Sherman tells it how it is ... or how he thinks it is

By RICK SOLEM
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Erin Andrews stood her ground.

She asked about the final defensive play for the Seattle Seahawks and the outspoken cornerback gave her the postgame interview of interviews.

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