Sports


MKE’s MVP: How the NBA’s New ‘Jordan Trophy’ Got Made in Milwaukee

When millions of people tune in this June to see who will win the 2023 NBA MVP award, they'll be staring at a brand-new trophy that was made in Wisconsin! But will it STAY here?

Meet the UW-Madison Student Up for NFL Fan of the Year

Even though the Packers (most likely) won't make Super Bowl LVII, Anna Linberg will still be repping Green Bay at the Big Game-- as the youngest nominee in this season's fan contest. Vote for her today!

WalletHub Ranked 392 American Sports Cities. Find Out Where 5 Wisconsin Towns Landed.

What makes a great sports town? The venues? The fans? The food? The bars? The options? The energy? WalletHub claims to have found the answer in its list of 2022's Best Sports Cities.

‘One Game at a Time’: The Story Behind Lambeau Field’s Sober Section

Alcohol and athletics often go hand in hand, especially here. Wisconsin cities routinely fill national lists of the "drunkest" in the country. Sure, the classification can be funny for casual drinkers, but to recovering addicts, it can be triggering and isolating. Luckily, those fans have a special home at Lambeau.

How Coach Greg Gard Brought Badger Hoops to the Brewers’ Home

This fall, American Family Field will transform from a baseball stadium to a basketball arena. On November 11th, the Wisconsin’s men and women’s basketball teams will tip off inside the Brewers’ home for the first-ever Brew City Battle.

The Nicest Guys in the NL Central

When you think of the most prestigious award a baseball player can win in the majors, you probably think of the MVP, Cy Young, or Silver Slugger. The Roberto Clemente Award honors athletes who make the biggest impact off the field.

From Badger to Bear: Jack Sanborn Makes Chicago’s 53-Man Roster

He joins the ranks of five other former UW linebackers currently playing in the NFL.