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Joe Maddon's Tampa Departure Heats Up Cubs Speculation

Joe Maddon's Tampa Departure Heats Up Cubs Speculation

Rick Renteria is under contract for two more years as manager of the Chicago Cubs, but with Joe Maddon opting out of his deal with the Tampa Bay Rays, could Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer make a managerial switch? Read »

45 minutes ago
Rose Says Kane Pushes Him to Excel on Court for Bulls

Rose Says Kane Pushes Him to Excel on Court for Bulls

It's no secret that Chicago Blackhawks winger Patrick Kane is a basketball fan, but apparently Chicago Bulls... Read »

2 hours ago
Three Stars: Smith, Shaw Shine as Hawks Fall

Three Stars: Smith, Shaw Shine as Hawks Fall

The Chicago Blackhawks may not have won Thursday's game against the Nashville Predators, but several players... Read »

2 hours ago
Bears' Run Game Can Thrive Against Patriots Sunday

Bears' Run Game Can Thrive Against Patriots Sunday

The Chicago Bears are a pass-first team, but Sunday's game will provide a huge opportunity for their run game... Read »

3 hours ago
Jackie Robinson West Featured on Frosted Flakes Box

Jackie Robinson West Featured on Frosted Flakes Box

The Little League World Series team that captured Chicago's heart now has a spot in the cereal hall of fame. Read »

5 hours ago
Manning, Sanders Lead Broncos Past Chragers 35-21

Manning, Sanders Lead Broncos Past Chragers 35-21

Emmanuel Sanders waited six long weeks to join the list of players who have caught a touchdown pass from... Read »

Oct 24, 2014
Predators Power Past Blackhawks 3-2

Predators Power Past Blackhawks 3-2

Ben Smith and Andrew Shaw scored goals for the Chicago Blackhawks, but a James Neal hat trick powered the Nashville... Read »

Oct 24, 2014
Schumacher Could Recover in 3 Years: Doctor

Schumacher Could Recover in 3 Years: Doctor

A French physician who treated Michael Schumacher for nearly six months after the Formula One champion struck... Read »

Oct 23, 2014
World Series: Royals Beat Giants 7-2 in Game 2

World Series: Royals Beat Giants 7-2 in Game 2

The San Francisco Giants dropped Game 2 of the World Series, losing 7-2 to the Kansas City Royals. Watch »

Oct 23, 2014
Bears Prepare to Take on Patriots

Bears Prepare to Take on Patriots

The Chicago Bears are preparing to take on the Patriots. Peggy Kusinski reports. Watch »

Oct 22, 2014
NFL Commissioner Told to Testify in Ray Rice's Appeal

NFL Commissioner Told to Testify in Ray Rice's Appeal

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has been told to testify in Ray Rice's appeal of his indefinite suspension, a person... Read »

Oct 23, 2014
War of the Words: Battle Heats Up Between SF, KC Librarians

War of the Words: Battle Heats Up Between SF, KC Librarians

The war of words is heating up between two public libraries 1,500 miles apart, as dueling librarians do their... Read »

Oct 22, 2014
Recusal Denied in Adrian Peterson Case

Recusal Denied in Adrian Peterson Case

Watch a recusal hearing that will decide whether to remove the judge in the felony child abuse case... Read »

Oct 22, 2014
Ditka Criticizes Bears, Trestman for Rotating Captaincy

Ditka Criticizes Bears, Trestman for Rotating Captaincy

The Chicago Bears have been rotating captains this season, and former coach Mike Ditka thinks that is part of... Read »

Oct 22, 2014
Crawford to Miss Upcoming Road Trip

Crawford to Miss Upcoming Road Trip

Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Corey Crawford won't be making the team's road trip this week, missing games... Read »

Oct 23, 2014
Three Stars: Kane, Raanta Lead Hawks to Victory

Three Stars: Kane, Raanta Lead Hawks to Victory

The Chicago Blackhawks reeled off their fourth win in five games Tuesday, but which player was more crucial to their... Read »

Oct 22, 2014
Bears Bites: Briggs Left Locker Room During Yelling Match

Bears Bites: Briggs Left Locker Room During Yelling Match

Chicago Bears linebacker Lance Briggs wasn't in the lineup Sunday, and he wasn't in the locker room either... Read »

Oct 22, 2014
Ray Rice Files Grievance Against Ravens

Ray Rice Files Grievance Against Ravens

Former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice has allegedly filed a formal grievance against the franchise, alleging... Read »

Oct 22, 2014
Giants Win, Take 1-0 Lead Over Royals in World Series

Giants Win, Take 1-0 Lead Over Royals in World Series

Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants put a sudden stop to the Kansas City Royals' perfect postseason roll.... Watch »

Oct 22, 2014
Blackhawks Ground Flyers in 4-0 Win

Blackhawks Ground Flyers in 4-0 Win

Antti Raanta was perfect in his first start of the season, and Patrick Kane scored twice as the Chicago... Read »

Oct 21, 2014

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