Sports – Friday, April 8th, 2016

The Brewers open up a three
game weekend series with the Houston Astros tonight at Miller Park.  Chase Anderson makes his Brewers debut
tonight as he squares off with Scott Feldman. 
Coverage begins at 6:35pm on News-Talk 1450 KFIZ.  The first pitch is set for 7:10pm.


NL Central

Cubs 14 D-Backs 6

Reds 10 Phillies 6


The Bucks hit the road
tonight for a matchup with the Boston Celtics. 
Jason Kidd’s squad is 32-46 on the season with just four games left to
play.  The Celtics are 46-32 and have
already clinched an Eastern Conference playoff spot.  The tip tonight is set for 6:30pm in Boston.


The Golden State Warriors
quest to break the Chicago Bulls record of 72 wins in a season stayed alive
last night.  The defending NBA champs
took down San Antonio
112-101 for their 70th win of the season.  The Warriors need to win their final three
games to break the record set by the Bulls in the 1995-96 season.


UW-Milwaukee has hired Michigan assistant coach
LaVall Jordan to replace Rob Jeter as their men’s basketball coach.  The 36-year-old has spent the last six
seasons on the Wolverines staff.  Jordan was also an assistant at Iowa and Butler,
where he played college basketball.  


Jordan Spieth’s six-under
par, 66 gives him a two shot lead heading into the 2nd round of The
Masters.  Danny Lee and Shane Lowry are
two tied for 2nd at -4.