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Only nine games into the baseball season, and Milwaukee Brewer fans are already screaming for changes. With the worst record (2-7) in baseball, and the team continuing right where they left off last season, nothing is going right, especially...
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NHL Playoff Primer: Road to the Stanley Cup begins tonight
It's spring time and that means one thing: PLAYOFF HOCKEY. The NHL Playoffs begin tonight with 16 teams vying for the Stanley Cup, although only three teams have split the last five Cups (Chicago, Boston, Los Angeles, Chicago, Los Angeles). Here is...
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NCAA Frozen Four underway tonight: Nebraska-Omaha vs. Providence and Boston U vs
The NCAA Final Four in Men's and Women's basketball just ended with Duke (yuck) and UConn (of course) coming away with the titles in Division 1. The Badgers made their 2nd consecutive appearance in the Final Four and only their second ever...
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NHL Playoffs: Who's in and Who's out? (Part 3)
All NHL teams have 10 or less games to play still in the NHL regular season and now the Western AND Eastern Conference Wildcard playoff races have become a slugfest to the finish. Let's take one more look at the playoff picture, as of right...
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Scott Ford back in Milwaukee: "The Sheriff" Returns
It's been an interesting road back to the Milwaukee Admirals for former Captain Scott Ford. A veteran of 366 games with Milwaukee, Ford rejoins the team after playing part of this season with the South Carolina Stingrays of the ECHL. Ford is...
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The Fan Hockey PODCAST Ep. 1 - Steve "Dangle" Glynn
Today we unveil the very first installment of The Fan Hockey Podcast! Very excited to have the opportunity to have talked with Steve "Dangle" Glynn earlier today. You can find his work at LeafsNation.com, on YouTube with his Leafs Fan...
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NHL GM Meetings underway: 3-on-3 OT, Replay, and Goalie Interference
Monday kicked off the NHL general managers meetings in Florida with topics like goalie interference, diving, 3-on-3 overtime, and replay challenges to be the main focus of the discussions over the next few days. The main focus will be on the extent of...
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NHL Playoffs: Who's in and who's out? (Part 2)
About a month ago we took a look at the NHL Playoff picture with less than 30 games to go. Now every team has less than 20 games to play before the end of the regular season, so let's take a second look at what the playoff picture tells...
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NHL Trade Deadline: Best and Worst
It came and went on Tuesday at 2pm local time, the NHL Trade Deadline saw some of the biggest blockbuster rumors NOT follow through, and the major storylines were to tank on one end, and win now on the other. So here are the best and worst...
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What do the Blackhawks do without Patrick Kane?
Tuesday night the Chicago Blackhawks played host to the Florida Panthers with both teams in the hunt for the NHL Playoffs as the Blackhawks sit in 3rd place in the Central Division with 77 points and the Panthers are just 2 points behind the Bruins...
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More About The Show

Milwaukee/NARI Home Improvement Council


The Milwaukee/NARI Home Improvement Council was chartered on July 12, 1961, as the Home Improvement Council of Greater Milwaukee, a chapter of the National Home Improvement Council. The NHIC, founded in 1956, was an organization designed to promote home remodeling in order to stimulate the economy.

In Milwaukee, 15 firms in the home remodeling industry joined together to establish the local chapter. It was the fourth chapter in the nation to be chartered and has since proven to be the largest and most active. The chapter's objective was to band together firms that met high ethical standards for reliable, professional Remodelers. MORE

About Mike McGivern


Mike McGivern was born and raised on the east side of Milwaukee. Attended St. Peter and Paul grade school, Milwaukee Tech and Milwaukee Messmer High School and attended UWM. He lives in Milwaukee with his wife Terrie. They have 2 kids, Katie and Matthew and 2 grandsons, Keegan and Logan that live across the street.

Mike’s Dad was a bricklayer, mason and an all around fix it kind of guy. Mike is not. Not even close. However, he is the host of all WSSP High School sports shows and will host the Milwaukee/NARI Home Improvement Show with the same enthusiasm and vigor that he does the Wendy’s Varsity Blitz shows.