Chicago sports news

Angels Win American League West Title
Photo: Getty Images

Angels Win American League West Title

The Los Angeles Angels won the American League West title with Oakland's loss to Texas. Read »

Sep 18, 2014
Cubs Complete Sweep of Reds

Cubs Complete Sweep of Reds

Kyle Hendricks kept up his impressive rookie season, pitching seven strong innings as the Chicago Cubs beat the... Read »

Sep 17, 2014
Royals Power Past Sox 6-2

Royals Power Past Sox 6-2

Lorenzo Cain hit a three-run homer, Nori Aoki kept up his tear at the plate and Kansas City roughed up Chicago White... Read »

Sep 17, 2014
Arizona Running Back Arrested on Assault Charges

Arizona Running Back Arrested on Assault Charges

Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer was arrested Wednesday on aggravated assault charges in connection... Read »

Sep 17, 2014
Could Brain Injuries Be Behind the NFL Rap Sheet?

Could Brain Injuries Be Behind the NFL Rap Sheet?

The growing number of NFL players involved in domestic abuse has some wondering if violent behavior is somehow... Read »

Sep 17, 2014
Panthers Remove Greg Hardy From Active Roster

Panthers Remove Greg Hardy From Active Roster

The Panthers announced they've placed Greg Hardy on the exempt-commissioner's permission list, meaning the Pro Bowl... Read »

Sep 17, 2014
Brandon Marshall to Address Allegations Thursday

Brandon Marshall to Address Allegations Thursday

Woman claims NFL commissioner Roger Goodell failed to act after he was told about alleged domestic violence... Watch »

Sep 17, 2014
Top 5 Blackhawks Camp Storylines: Teuvo Time?

Top 5 Blackhawks Camp Storylines: Teuvo Time?

The Chicago Blackhawks already have a talented group of forwards, but could Teuvo Teravainen take things to another... Read »

Sep 17, 2014
Kyle Fuller Named NFC Defensive Player of the Week

Kyle Fuller Named NFC Defensive Player of the Week

Thanks to his two interceptions in relief of Charles Tillman, Chicago Bears cornerback Kyle Fuller was named NFC... Read »

Sep 17, 2014
Vikings Bar Peterson From All Team Activities

Vikings Bar Peterson From All Team Activities

The Minnesota Vikings have reversed course and placed star running back Adrian Peterson on the exempt-commissioner's... Watch »

Sep 17, 2014
NFL, Union Agree to New Drug Policy

NFL, Union Agree to New Drug Policy

The NFL says it has reached an agreement with the players association on changes to its performance-enhancing... Read »

Sep 17, 2014
LeBron James Unveils New Sneaker

LeBron James Unveils New Sneaker

LeBron James had some business to take care before rejoining the Cleveland Cavaliers for training camp. Read »

Sep 17, 2014
Bears' Marshall Slams ESPN on Twitter

Bears' Marshall Slams ESPN on Twitter

Chicago Bears receiver says profile that originally aired in 2012 was rebroadcast without context. Read »

Sep 17, 2014
Vikings Owner:

Vikings Owner: "We Made a Mistake" in Bringing Back Peterson

Hours after reversing course and benching Adrian Peterson indefinitely, Minnesota Vikings owner Zygi Wilf said... Watch »

Sep 17, 2014
Barkley Throws

Barkley Throws "Turrible" First Pitch

NBA Hall of Famer player's performance will live in first-pitch infamy. Read »

Sep 17, 2014
Arrieta Flirts With No-Hitter in Cubs Win

Arrieta Flirts With No-Hitter in Cubs Win

Jake Arrieta barely missed a no-hitter Tuesday in leading the Chicago Cubs to a complete game 7-0 win over the... Read »

Sep 17, 2014
Nationals Clinch NL East Division Title, Head to Playoffs

Nationals Clinch NL East Division Title, Head to Playoffs

The Washington Nationals are again champions of the NL East, wrapping up their second division title in three years... Read »

Sep 17, 2014
Orioles Clinch AL East With 8-2 Win Over Blue Jays

Orioles Clinch AL East With 8-2 Win Over Blue Jays

The Baltimore Orioles won their first AL East crown since 1997, using home runs by Steve Pearce and Jimmy Paredes to... Read »

Sep 16, 2014
Hernandez

Hernandez "Felt Helpless" to Refuse Police Questioning

Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez says in a court filing that he felt helpless and concerned... Read »

Sep 16, 2014
Ray Rice's NFL Suspension Appealed

Ray Rice's NFL Suspension Appealed

The NFL players' union appealed Ray Rice's indefinite suspension Tuesday night. Rice was originally handed a... Read »

Sep 16, 2014
Sports Headlines

Home run! Our daily sports newsletter brings all the day's winners and losers.

Sunday Night Football
Pittsburgh VS. Carolina
Photos & Videos
What's New
Get Our Weather App
Stay ahead of the storm with the NBC 5 weather app, available for download on iPhone, iPad and Android devices. Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out