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Badgers men's basketball: Greg Gard manages expectations with loaded roster for next season

Badgers men's basketball: Greg Gard manages expectations with loaded roster for next season

Greg Gard realizes there’s a particular word he uses over and over during interviews.
Badgers men's basketball: Non-conference schedule starting to take shape for 2016-17 season

Badgers men's basketball: Non-conference schedule starting to take shape for 2016-17 season

Gard said UW has one game to finalize in a 13-game non-conference slate that he referred to as “a boatload.”

Greg Gard sees potential for success in 2016-'17 but players must earn it

Madison Nigel Hayes decision to return to Wisconsin for his final season means Greg Gard will have a loaded roster in his first full season as full-time head coach:All five starters return. The top five reserves measured by games played return. Several new faces, including two freshmen who signed in the spring, could be in the mix for playing time.Gard, who posted a 15-8 record last season after taking over for Bo Ryan, understands the potential the 2016-17 holds for a team that recovered from a rough start to reach the Sweet 16.That is the key potential and whats going to happen in the...
Women's hockey: Hilary Knight named Bob Johnson Award winner by USA Hockey

Women's hockey: Hilary Knight named Bob Johnson Award winner by USA Hockey

Former University of Wisconsin standout Hilary Knight will receive the Bob Johnson Award at USA Hockey's Annual Congress from June 8-11 in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
Badgers men's hockey: Tickets go on sale for Blake Geoffrion Hockey Classic

Badgers men's hockey: Tickets go on sale for Blake Geoffrion Hockey Classic

The June 18 event, hosted by former Badger and Hobey Baker Memorial Award winner Blake Geoffrion, will raise money to benefit the UW Health Burn Center.
Badgers men's basketball: Nigel Hayes will return to Wisconsin for senior season

Badgers men's basketball: Nigel Hayes will return to Wisconsin for senior season

Nigel Hayes will withdraw his name from the 2016 NBA draft entry pool and return for his senior season with the University of Wisconsin men’s basketball team.
Badgers women's hockey: Annie Pankowski, four former UW players invited to USA Training Camp

Badgers women's hockey: Annie Pankowski, four former UW players invited to USA Training Camp

The camp will take place from June 1-5 at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Badgers host Syracuse in Big Ten/ACC Challenge

Madison Wisconsin fans hoping to see a fresh face in the 2016 Big Ten/ACC Challenge wont get their wish.UW is scheduled to face Syracuse for the second consecutive season, this time on Nov. 29 at the Kohl Center.The teams met last season in Syracuse and UW rallied for a 66-58 overtime victory.The pairings for the 2016 challenge were released Tuesday.Syracuse finished just 9-9 in the ACC but got hot in the NCAA Tournament and upset No. 1 Virginia to reach the Final Four before suffering an 83-66 loss to North Carolina in the national semifinals. The Orange finished 23-14 overall.Coach Jim...
NHL: St. Louis Blues goalie Brian Elliott will start in Game 6 vs. San Jose

NHL: St. Louis Blues goalie Brian Elliott will start in Game 6 vs. San Jose

The Blues trail the San Jose Sharks, 3-2, with Game 6 slated for Wednesday at 7 p.m. CT in San Jose.
Badgers men's basketball: UW to host Syracuse in Big Ten/ACC Challenge Nov. 29

Badgers men's basketball: UW to host Syracuse in Big Ten/ACC Challenge Nov. 29

UW beat then-No. 14 Syracuse 66-58 in overtime in last year's Big Ten/ACC Challenge game in Syracuse, N.Y.
Watch: Joe Pavelski scores two goals in San Jose Sharks' win over St. Louis Blues

Watch: Joe Pavelski scores two goals in San Jose Sharks' win over St. Louis Blues

San Jose Sharks center and former University of Wisconsin standout Joe Pavelski scored two goals in the Sharks' 6-3 win over the St. Louis Blues in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Final on Monday.
Tom Oates: Unless NBA makes him a promise, Nigel Hayes should return for senior season

Tom Oates: Unless NBA makes him a promise, Nigel Hayes should return for senior season

If you read between the lines, it seems like Nigel Hayes, the University of Wisconsin’s all-Big Ten Conference forward, is predisposed to keeping his name in the NBA draft.
Badgers men's basketball: Wisconsin will host Syracuse in ACC-Big Ten Challenge, report says

Badgers men's basketball: Wisconsin will host Syracuse in ACC-Big Ten Challenge, report says

UW and Syracuse also played each other in last year's ACC-Big Ten Challenge.
NFL: Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt unveils new personal logo with Reebok

NFL: Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt unveils new personal logo with Reebok

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton are the only other NFL players with their own logos.

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