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    Tuesday, 17 February 2015 20:23

    Koenig is on fire

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    Wisconsin's Bronson Koenig (24) high-fives Sam Dekker after hitting a 3-pointer during against Illinois. | Andy Manis, AP

     La Crosse native coming into his own 

    Column by RICK SOLEM 

    MADISON, Wis.  Bronson Koenig is in the zone.

    Thursday, 19 February 2015 22:39

    Bucks rob the NBA trade deadline

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    By RICK SOLEM

    The Milwaukee Bucks just stole the NBA trade deadline.

    Friday, 20 February 2015 21:11

    Bucks trade: Maybe I was wrong?

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    So, my column yesterday, was pro-Milwaukee Bucks trade.

    I think Jason Kidd can mold Michael Carter-Williams.

    Saturday, 21 February 2015 01:44

    Garnett and the Timberwolves saga

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    Veteran to make Minnesota debut Wednesday

    By RICK SOLEM

    It's hard to fight the hate in all the things that led up to Kevin Garnett reuniting with the Minnesota Timberwolves.

    If you look no further than the draft-day deal that landed the 38-year-old back in Minnesota, it's not such a bad thing - albeit a bit selfish for both the team and the player.

    Monday, 23 February 2015 17:24

    Garnett, Saunders trying to buy T-Wolves

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    Kevin Garnett and Flip Saunders are trying to buy the Minnesota Timberwolves.

    Saunders, the Timberwolves general manager and coach, is also trying to re-sign 38-year-old Garnett to a two-year deal, according to the pioneer press.

    Isn't this a conflict of interest?

    Here's the newest installment of the Obstructed View podcast (click here).

    What a week. Here's what we hit on:

    The Milwaukee Bucks getting Michael Carter-Williams for Brandon Knight.

    Wednesday, 25 February 2015 04:50

    Dez Bryant video - feels like a hoax

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    First video of Dez Bryant making a catch and it not being a catch. Now video of Dez doing "dastardly" things, but there is no video. Or there is. Or it wasn't a catch. I've gone cross-eyed.

    There's a website out there that's claiming there is a video of Dez Bryant doing horrible things going to be released soon.

    Wednesday, 25 February 2015 20:10

    Garnett, will you coach? "Heeeeellll NAH!"

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    Kevin Garnett was on the podium Tuesday in lieu of his Minnesota Timberwolves (re)debut.

    The 38-year-old future NBA hall of famer will step back on to the Target Center floor wearing his No. 21 Timberwolves jersey for the first time since 2007 at 7 p.m. Wednesday against the Washington Wizards.

    Here's the latest Obstructed View podcast (click here).

    We talk NCAA tournament compared with other playoffs from high school to pros.

    Here's the all-Badgers Obstructed View podcast (click here).

    The locals believe the Wisconsin Badgers should be a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tourney, but does the rest of the nation?

    Rick Solem discusses the chances the Badgers don't get a top seed after a 28-2 season with guests Cory Jennerjohn from AllGBP.com and former collegiate basketball coach Tim Ryerson, CEO of Student Athlete World.

    COMING UP ON WKTY