Results tagged with 'magic johnson'
Published May 9, 2013
For months, all the pro leagues had been preparing for this announcement from some athlete. They had formed alliances with LGBT groups, laying plans for how to respond and how to handle the inevitable public reaction. But even in Wisconsin, we have moved beyond this kind of homophobic bull crap.
Published April 7, 2013
The search for Best of the Web turned up lots of nudity this week and some other interesting stuff.
Published Feb. 27, 2013
Tony Smith has done it all on the basketball court in Milwaukee, from starring at Wauwatosa East and Marquette University to playing for the Bucks. Now, he analyzes the game for FOX Sports Wisconsin. He is the subject of this installment of Milwaukee Talks, where he talks about working in TV, being around the Bucks and looking back at his playing days.
Published April 19, 2012
OnMilwaukee.com caught up with the third generation Major Leaguer as his Los Angeles Dodgers were in town to play the Milwaukee Brewers. Hairston, Jr. has been coming to Milwaukee for years as an opponent, but last season he spent 45 games with the Brewers as a late-season acquisition. The veteran didn't disappoint, hitting .274 with 18 extra-base hits during the season and then a robust .361 in the playoffs. Here what he has to say about the 2011 playoff push, Brewers fans and where he absolutely must go for a steak in Milwaukee.
Published April 16, 2005
Playing the race card put Pacers' Jermaine O'Neal and his opinion on the front page of every sports page in the country. He knows the only color the NBA truly cares about is green, but talking about green doesn't make waves like contrasting black and white.