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MOBILE, Ala. - New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton and right tackle Zach Strief have mixed emotions about losing offensive-line coach Aaron Kromer to the Bears. “We hate to lose him because we love him, but it’s awesome to see him get a chance to g
Share TweetThe Chicago Cubs have signed free agent outfielder Scott Hairston to a two-year contract worth up to $6 million, according to a source with knowledge of the negotiations.
Robinson sparks Bulls' 4th-quarter comebackUpdated Jan 23 Share TweetNate Robinson had 11 points and seven assists in 21 minutes off the bench, leading a furious fourth-quarter comeback that carried the Chicago Bulls past the Detroit Pistons 85-82 on Wednesday night.Source: ESPN.comShare TweetCHICAGO (AP) -- Sammy Sosa thinks he and fellow steroid-tainted star Mark McGwire belong in the Hall of Fame.
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel responds favorably to Wrigley Field renovation plansUpdated Jan 23 Share TweetOver the weekend the Chicago Cubs announced plans for a massive $300 million renovation of Wrigley Field that, in their estimation, would take five offseasons to complete. At the same time, the Cubs stated their willingness to pay for the entire renovat…Source: yahoo.com
No longer a rookie skipper, Ventura ready for 2013Updated Jan 23 Share TweetRobin Ventura never coached or managed at any level before replacing Ozzie Guillen prior to the 2012 campaign. He proved to be a natural in the position, leading the White Sox to first place in the American League Central Division for 117 days.Source: MLB.com
Handing out awards at NBA's midway pointUpdated Jan 23 Share TweetWith the 2012-13 season at the halfway mark, SI.com's NBA writers make their picks for the league's top performers. The MVP and Coach of the Year races have produced the most disagreement at the top, while clear favorites have emerged for Rookie of the …Source: CNNSI.comShare TweetWe're continuing to have NFC North movement on the Pro Bowl roster with the game just five days away. The latest includes the injury withdrawal of Chicago Bears receiver Brandon Marshall, the addition of Minnesota Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph and the …Source: ESPN.com