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Durant awed by India’s passion for basketball

From conducting a record-setting basketball lesson to being awestruck by one of the Seven Wonders of the World, Kevin Durant relished his first visit to India. It’s on us as…

Big strides by Ante Zizic in EuroLeague

Ante Zizic made more than a geographical leap when, in midseason he left Cibona of the Adriatic League for the up-and-coming Darussafaka Dogus, an Istanbul-based team in the Turkish League…

17th hole’s beer garden makes for noisy atmosphere

Where the beer garden is one of three covered crowd areas at the edge of the 192-yard par-3 green. “It’s the best thing ever,” said Jeff Steckbauer of Wausau, discount…

Edgewood falls in penalty kicks

The Madison Edgewood girls soccer team had the edge in overall size and experience against first-time state qualifier Winneconne in a WIAA Division 3 semifinal on Friday. But Winneconne had…

Thompson broke loose and clamped down to get one win away

And Stephen Curry will get the attention, because he should get the attention, because he’s averaging damn near a triple-double in the 2017 NBA Finals while shooting 48.4 percent from…

Warriors smash Cavaliers

Kevin Durant scored a game-high 38 points and Stephen Curry hit six three-pointers as the Golden State Warriors cruised to a lopsided 113-91 win in the first game of the…