Sports Minute: Here is the latest Wisconsin sports news from The Associated Press

Al Horford had 22 points and 14 rebounds, Marcus Smart made an impact in his first game since mid-March and the Boston Celtics beat the Milwaukee Bucks 92-87 for a 3-2 lead in their first-round playoff series. Smart came...

Thursday, June 8th 2017, 3:44 am CDT

Cain homers in return to KC as Brewers beat Royals 5-2

Lorenzo Cain homered while reaching base four times in his return to Kauffman Stadium, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Kansas City Royals 5-2 on Tuesday night to open their two-game set.

Tuesday, April 24th 2018, 10:29 pm CDT

Horford, Smart lift Celtics over Bucks 92-87 for 3-2 lead

Al Horford had 22 points and 14 rebounds, Marcus Smart made an impact in his first game since mid-March and the Boston Celtics beat the Milwaukee Bucks 92-87 on Tuesday night for a 3-2 lead in their first-round playoff...

Tuesday, April 24th 2018, 9:22 pm CDT

Brewers activate Pina from DL for game against Royals

The Brewers activated catcher Manny Pina from the disabled list and put him into the starting lineup for Tuesday night's series opener against the Kansas City Royals.

Tuesday, April 24th 2018, 6:41 pm CDT

Celtics' Smart active for Game 5 against Bucks

Celtics guard Marcus Smart is active for Game 5 of their first-round playoff series against Milwaukee.

Tuesday, April 24th 2018, 6:25 pm CDT

3 top scorers leaving UW-Milwaukee

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is losing its three top men's basketball players after coach Pat Baldwin's first year.

Tuesday, April 24th 2018, 2:52 pm CDT

Wild split with GM Chuck Fletcher after playoff exit

The Minnesota Wild have split with longtime general manager Chuck Fletcher after the team's first-round playoff exit.

Monday, April 23rd 2018, 12:15 pm CDT

Bucks' Giannis hits big bucket but can't score lunch

Giannis Antetokounmpo helped the Milwaukee Bucks win a playoff game but couldn't score a table at a Mexican restaurant.

Monday, April 23rd 2018, 11:38 am CDT

Brewers analyst, former All-Star Davey Nelson dies at 73

Davey Nelson, a Milwaukee Brewers broadcaster and former All-Star infielder who also coached in the majors, has died. He was 73.

Monday, April 23rd 2018, 10:58 am CDT

Yelich, Guerra lead Brewers to 4-2 win, sweep of Marlins

Christian Yelich hit a two-run homer, Junior Guerra worked five innings and three relievers did the rest for the Milwaukee Brewers, who completed a four-game sweep of the Miami Marlins with a 4-2 win on Sunday.

Sunday, April 22nd 2018, 4:26 pm CDT

Tied up: Giannis' tip-in lifts Bucks over Celtics in Game 4

Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 27 points, including tipping in the go-ahead basket with 5 seconds left, and the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Boston Celtics 104-102 on Sunday to tie their first-round playoff series at two games...

Sunday, April 22nd 2018, 2:53 pm CDT

Green Bay Packers draft capsule

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Sunday, April 22nd 2018, 11:33 am CDT

Aguilar's walk-off homer leads Brewers past Marlins, 6-5

Jesus Aguilar homered on the 13th pitch leading off the bottom of the ninth inning as the Milwaukee Brewers rallied past the Miami Marlins 6-5 on Saturday night for their fifth consecutive win.

Saturday, April 21st 2018, 9:41 pm CDT

Defense found: Bucks overwhelm Celtics for 116-92 win

Khris Middleton scored 23 points, Giannis Antetokounmpo added 19 and the Milwaukee Bucks used a dominating first half to overwhelm the Boston Celtics 116-92 on Friday night, narrowing their deficit in the first-round...

Friday, April 20th 2018, 11:14 pm CDT

Shaw, Braun homer in Brewers' 8-0 win over Marlins

Ryan Braun and Travis Shaw hit back-to-back homers, helping the Milwaukee Brewers to an 8-0 victory over the Miami Marlins on Friday night.

Friday, April 20th 2018, 10:43 pm CDT

Touchdown Bucks! Packers' Rodgers becomes buys into NBA team

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has joined the ownership group of the NBA's Milwaukee Bucks as a limited partner.

Friday, April 20th 2018, 9:39 pm CDT

Bucks starting center John Henson out for Game 3

Milwaukee Bucks starting center John Henson will miss the playoff game Friday night against the Boston Celtics with a sore back.

Friday, April 20th 2018, 7:47 pm CDT

Child abuse charge dismissed against former Packer Green

Former Green Bay Packers running back Ahman Green avoided jail time under a plea agreement that included dismissal of a felony child abuse charge.

Friday, April 20th 2018, 2:54 pm CDT

Cain, Braun power Brewers to 12-3 win over Marlins

Lorenzo Cain homered, doubled twice and scored four times, and pinch-hitter Ryan Braun launched a three-run homer that gave him 1,000 RBIs and powered the Milwaukee Brewers to a 12-3 victory over the Miami Marlins on...

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 11:01 pm CDT

A's sell Thompson to White Sox, who sell Saladino to Brewers

Outfielder Trayce Thompson was sold by the Oakland Athletics to the Chicago White Sox, who sold infielder Tyler Saladino to the Milwaukee Brewers.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 8:26 pm CDT