Chicago Sports News and Rumors
The Chicago Cubs made their decision Monday, sending uber-prospect Kris Bryant down to the minors. Bryant's possible demotion had become a major controversy this spring. Members of the Cubs front office expressed that Bryant would likely need more seaso…Share Tweet
yahoo.com 5 hours agoWith opening day approaching, the Big League Stew crew is here to get you up to speed on the season ahead. We're examining each division over the next two weeks, looking at the big questions, the important players and making our predictions. Our series …Share Tweet
Arena surfing: Bulls offer night's stay in suiteESPN.com 6 hours agoThe Chicago Bulls, in conjunction with Airbnb, announced Monday that they would give away a chance to stay in team owner Jerry Reinsdorf's suite.Share Tweet
Bears learned from Brian Urlacher's departureESPN.com 8 hours agoIt’s obvious the Chicago Bears learned from their brief rift with former linebacker Brian Urlacher and plan to try to avoid a similar situation in dealing with aging free agents Lance Briggs and Charles Tillman. Urlacher became a free agent in March 201…Share Tweet
Wrestlemania in Santa Clara serves as dry run for Super Bowlprofootballtalk.com 9 hours agoSo which event generated the highest attendance numbers in the first year of the new 49ers stadium? The regular-season opener in prime time against the Bears? The Thanksgiving night game against the Seahawks? Actually, the high-water mark came Sunday ni…Share Tweet
Fox on Cutler: Unless something good happens, it’s hard to have confidenceprofootballtalk.com 12 hours agoBears coach John Fox said last week that Jay Cutler would be in an open competition for the starting quarterback job in 2015, something that could result in Cutler making $15 million to hold a clipboard while Jimmy Clausen or David Fales leads the Bears…Share Tweet
Hawks star Jonathan Toews delivers big blow to hometown with last-minute goal against Jetsthehockeynews.com 20 hours agoBlackhawks star center Jonathan Toews is one of Manitoba’s favorite sons. But his popularity in his home province will take a hit after his goal with half a minute remaining in regulation time Sunday gave Chicago a late 4-3 win over Winnipeg and dealt a…Share Tweet
Jackson Helps Cubs Blank Royals 7-0nytimes.com 22 hours agoEdwin Jackson arrived at the ballpark in time for a solid spring start with the Chicago Cubs.Share Tweet
Robertson throws sharp inning in return to moundMLB.com 23 hours agoDavid Robertson threw a scoreless inning of relief during the White Sox 4-1 victory over the Indians Sunday at Goodyear Ballpark.Share Tweetyahoo.com Mar 29 (yesterday)Since we're down to the final moments of postseason life for teams in contention, Puck Daddy solemnly begins a daily countdown to annihilation. Two big developments on the playoff bubble on Saturday. In the East, the Boston Bruins snuck ahead of the Ott…Share TweetNHL.com Mar 29 (yesterday)CITY in Canada will televise "Rogers Hometown Hockey" on Sunday at 7 p.m. ET prior to the game between the Chicago Blackhawks and Winnipeg Jets. The location this week is Lethbridge, Alberta, and the half-hour program will celebrate the city's ico...Share Tweet
Noah mourns loss of Chicago anti-violence voiceESPN.com Mar 29 (yesterday)Joakim Noah extended his condolences Saturday to the family and friends of a Chicago rapper's manager murdered just hours after meeting the Chicago Bulls forward to plan an anti-violence event.Share TweetESPN.com Mar 28 (yesterday)Nikola Mirotic scored 24 points, Pau Gasol added 19 points and 12 rebounds and the Chicago Bulls handed the Knicks their franchise-record 60th loss, beating New York 111-80 Saturday night.Share Tweet
Kazmir, Quintana Both Strong; A's Beat White Sox 10-4Left-handers Scott Kazmir of Oakland and Jose Quintana of Chicago tuned up for the regular season with strong starts on Saturday, and the Athletics beat the White Sox 10-4.Share Tweet
Arrieta Goes 4 Shutout Innings, Homers as Cubs Rout RockiesJake Arrieta pitched four shutout innings and also homered, doubled and drove in four runs as the split-squad Chicago Cubs routed the Colorado Rockies 18-4 Saturday.Share Tweet
Frazier Homers, Drives in 4 as Reds Beat CubsTodd Frazier hit his fourth home run this spring and drove in four runs as the Cincinnati Reds beat a Chicago Cubs split squad 9-5 Saturday.Share Tweet
Jared Allen wants to prove he belongs: “I’m good still. Really”profootballtalk.com Mar 28 (2 days ago)The Bears are still figuring out how best to use Jared Allen, since they’re kind of contractually stuck with him. But after a disappointing first year in Chicago, Allen vows to show everyone this year that he still has plenty left in the tank, and he st…Share Tweet
Viola III trying to break into Majors as knuckleballerMLB.com Mar 28 (2 days ago)Frank Viola III, a 29th-round selection of the White Sox in the 2004 First-Year Player Draft, looked as if he had left baseball behind following the '10 season spent in the Independent League. But Viola hopes to use a new knuckleball to make a comeback.Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Mar 28 (2 days ago)With a big hole to fill at inside linebacker, the 49ers identified Mason Foster and Lance Briggs as two potential targets in free agency this week. Foster signed with the Bears instead, but Briggs is heading to San Francisco for a visit. Briggs told Vau…Share Tweet
King of the Dots: Patrice Bergeron once again leads list of top 10 faceoff performersthehockeynews.com Mar 28 (2 days ago)Success in the faceoff circle is a key element in today’s puck possession crazed NHL. The Bruins have the best in Patrice Bergeron, but the Blackhawks made a bold statement when they acquired Arizona center Antoine Vermette in a deadline deal to solidif…Share Tweet
NHL Capsules: CHICAGO - Cam Atkinson scored twice in Columbus' …NHL.com Mar 28 (3 days ago)CHICAGO - Cam Atkinson scored twice in Columbus' four-goal first period and added an empty-net goal in the final minute for his second career hat trick to help the Blue Jackets win their fifth straight game, 5-2 over the Chicago Blackhawks on Fr...Share Tweet
Bears Expected To Sign Ray McDonaldMar 24The "NFL Insiders" team breaks down what the expected signing of Ray McDonald means for the Chicago Bears.
Miguel Montero Excited For New RotationMar 20Cubs catcher Miguel Montero is ready to work with the new rotation for the team and explains what needs to be worked on in spring training.
Bulls Charge Past RaptorsMar 20Nikola Mirotic came off the bench to score a game-high 29 points in the Bulls' 108-92 win over the Raptors.
Member Of '96 Bulls Championship Team Passes AwayMar 18Missy Isaacson discusses the career of former Chicago Bull Jack Haley, who was a member of the 1996 NBA championship team.
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The Draft’s Top Three Are Shaping UpMar 30
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