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CHICAGO – It came two days late and just as many dollars short, but the Chicago Bulls and Milwaukee Bucks finally came through with the sort of hash mark-heavy, ugly basketball we anticipated before their first round series even began. The Bulls prevail…Share Tweet
Desclafani Pitches Reds Past Brewersnytimes.com 13 hours agoAnthony Desclafani pitched eight shutout innings and Zach Cozart and Joey Votto homered as the Cincinnati Reds beat the Milwaukee Brewers 6-1 on Monday night.Share Tweet
Gomez takes BP, aiming for minimum stay on DLMLB.com 15 hours agoBrewers center fielder Carlos Gomez took swings in the batting cage Monday and expressed hope this stint on the disabled list will expire after the minimum 15 days. Gomez was placed on the DL retroactive to Wednesday with a right hamstring injury and is…Share Tweet
Mesoraco needs day away for family reasonsMLB.com 15 hours agoCatcher Devin Mesoraco, who has missed the last six games with a left hip impingement, was not with the Reds on Monday for the start of a four-game set against the Brewers. Manager Bryan Price said Mesoraco would return Tuesday.Share TweetBrewers second baseman Scooter Gennett was sidelined Monday night after receiving five stitches for a laceration on the top of his left hand, suffered during a postgame shower on Sunday. He sliced open the knuckle above his middle finger.Share Tweet
Packers looking at NFC Championship loss as tool for motivation and educationprofootballtalk.com 19 hours agoThe Packers got back to work as a team on Monday for the first time since they dropped the NFC Championship game to the Seahawks. It has been three months since the Packers blew a 19-7 lead with less than five minutes left in the game and that bad end t…Share Tweet
Pick Your Poison Part 4: Jared Abbrederis and Jeff Janisgreenbaypackernation.com 24 hours ago2014 showed that the Packers offense is, frankly, a juggernaut. Two rookies that made a difference at positions where that is difficult to do (wide receiver and tight end) in this league will now be coming back after a season … Continue reading →Share Tweet
LEADING OFF: Early Riser at Fenway, Brewers Try to End Skidnytimes.com Apr 20 (yesterday)A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today:Share Tweet
Cole's home dominance, Alvarez's homer carry Bucs past CrewMLB.com Apr 19 (yesterday)Gerrit Cole permitted two runs in six innings and Pedro Alvarez hit a go-ahead home run on Sunday, as the Pirates completed a series sweep of Milwaukee with a 5-2 win that consigned the Brewers to the worst season start in franchise history.Share Tweetnytimes.com Apr 19 (yesterday)Gerrit Cole pitched six effective innings, Pedro Alvarez homered and the Pittsburgh Pirates swept Milwaukee 5-2 Sunday, leaving the Brewers with their worst start in team history.Share Tweet
You Be The GM: Inside Linebackergreenbaypackernation.com Apr 19 (yesterday)The draft is now eleven days away. The Packers could be looking at most if not all of the top five inside linebacker prospects available when they pick. Here’s the question: If you HAD to pick one of these guys…which … Continue reading →Share Tweetyahoo.com Apr 18 (3 days ago)CHICAGO – The Chicago Bulls are not the defensive team they once were. They’re also not the offensive team they once were. The Bulls can shoot now. Chicago downed the defensive-minded Milwaukee Bucks 103-91 in Game 1 of the first round of the Eastern Co…Share TweetStarling Marte drove in a career-high five runs and left-hander Jeff Locke retired 23 of the last 25 men he faced Saturday, leading the Pirates to a 6-2 win over the Brewers.Share Tweet
Hooray, the NBA playoffs are here!deadspin.com Apr 18 (3 days ago)Hooray, the NBA playoffs are here! Wizards-Raptors kick things off at 12:30 p.m. ET on ESPN, followed by Pelicans-Warriors at 3:30 p.m. ET on ABC, Bucks-Bulls at 7:00 p.m. ET on ESPN, and Mavericks-Rockets at 9:30 p.m. ET on ESPN. It’s gonna be good. Re…Share Tweet
Pittsburgh Snaps Out of Slump, Runs Away From Brewers 6-3nytimes.com Apr 17 (4 days ago)Vance Worley worked six effective innings and the Pittsburgh Pirates snapped out of a lengthy slump to top the Milwaukee Brewers 6-3 on Friday night.Share Tweet
Packers re-sign S Chris Banjoprofootballtalk.com Apr 17 (4 days ago)Packers reserve safety Chris Banjo has signed his exclusive rights contract offer from the club, according to the NFL’s Friday transactions. Banjo, 25, was active for Green Bay’s final three regular season games and both of its postseason games in 2014.…Share TweetESPN.com Apr 17 (4 days ago)The Bucks must build an arena by 2017 or face relocation. Investors hope to break ground by fall to show the NBA good faith, but who will foot the final costs is unclear as taxpayers balk.Share Tweetgreenbaypackernation.com Apr 17 (4 days ago)Bad news came out for Packernation on Thursday. Lee Remmel has passed away at the age of 90. Remmel was a Packers front office fixture since 1974 and also led the franchise’s public relations and publicity efforts until 2004, when he became the … Contin…Share Tweet
First round has been 50-50 proposition for Ted ThompsonApr 10ESPN Packers reporter Rob Demovsky discusses GM Ted Thompson's track record with first-round picks.
Packers to try to lock up Mike DanielsApr 3ESPN Packers reporter Rob Demovsky discusses possibly locking up defensive tackle Mike Daniels.
Inside The Huddle: Eddie LacyApr 2Eddie Lacy proved last season that he can be an every down back.
Rodgers to be "Celebrity Jeopardy!" contestantApr 1ESPN Packers reporter Rob Demovsky discusses quarterback Aaron Rodgers' Wonderlic score, interest in history and upcoming appearance on an episode of "Celebrity Jeopardy!"
Pelicans Warriors BasketballApr 20In the words of ESPN's J.A. Adande, this game is just coming down to quality of shots now. Fortunately for the Warriors, few in the NBA are better at ...
Who Will Play in the 2015 Season Opener?Apr 20Follow The MMQB on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. The MMQB Newsletter Enter your email below to receive the best of The MMQB in your inbox each weekday
2015 NBA Playoffs: Best of the first weekendApr 20Who will win the West? 5-on-5 breaks down each first-round series and picks the conference champions.
2015 NBA Playoffs: Highlights of first weekendApr 20Our writers break down the highlights and lowlights from the first weekend of NBA playoff action.