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'Simple Bump' Led Aaron Hernandez to Kill 2, Prosecutor Says

'Simple Bump' Led Aaron Hernandez to Kill 2, Prosecutor Says

Former NFL star Aaron Hernandez killed two men in a hail of gunfire after he became enraged by "a simple bump, a spilled drink and an exchange of looks" in a Boston nightclub, a prosecutor said Wednesday in...

Wednesday, Mar 1, 2017 at 07:26 AM CST

NFL Player Helps Release Rehabbed Seal Named for Him

NFL Player Helps Release Rehabbed Seal Named for Him

New England Patriots defensive lineman Trey Flowers helped release a rehabilitated harbor seal, named after him, back into the ocean. Flowers came to Blue Shutters Town Beach in Charlestown, Rhode Island,...

Tuesday, Feb 28, 2017 at 01:18 PM CST

Phelps Asks Congress to Ensure Anti-Doping System Is Fair

Phelps Asks Congress to Ensure Anti-Doping System Is Fair

Testifying before a congressional hearing on improving anti-doping measures, Michael Phelps has expressed frustration over seeing others cheat and says athletes need to believe the system works. The retired...

Tuesday, Feb 28, 2017 at 07:24 AM CST

Rick Renteria Likes Situation with White Sox: 'Things Keep Moving Forward'

Rick Renteria Likes Situation with White Sox: 'Things Keep Moving Forward'

It has been two-plus years since Rick Renteria was cast aside after managing the Chicago Cubs for one season. If he is harboring any ill will about what happened, it was hard to tell on Monday.

Tuesday, Feb 28, 2017 at 07:18 AM CST

Cubs Hope to Meet With City to Plan 2020 All-Star Bid

Cubs Hope to Meet With City to Plan 2020 All-Star Bid

The Chicago Cubs hope to meet with city officials in the next few months to plan a bid for the 2020 All-Star game.

Monday, Feb 27, 2017 at 01:36 PM CST

Three Stars: Toews, Darling Lead Blackhawks to Big Win

Three Stars: Toews, Darling Lead Blackhawks to Big Win

It certainly wasn’t easy, but the Chicago Blackhawks still managed to get the job done on Sunday night as they beat the St. Louis Blues 4-2 in a Central Division showdown.

Monday, Feb 27, 2017 at 12:23 PM CST

Joakim Noah to Miss Rest of Season for Knicks: Reports

Joakim Noah to Miss Rest of Season for Knicks: Reports

Former Chicago Bulls star Joakim Noah got some big money to play for the New York Knicks this season, but what could have been a big-time rebirth in the Big Apple has turned into a big disappointment instead.

Monday, Feb 27, 2017 at 11:55 AM CST

Former Bears Head Coach Gets New Gig: Reports

Former Bears Head Coach Gets New Gig: Reports

The Chicago Bears didn't have much success with Marc Trestman as their head coach, but according to a new report, it appears that he'll be getting another coaching job.

Monday, Feb 27, 2017 at 10:54 AM CST

Cubs, Sox Set to Square Off in Spring Showdown

Cubs, Sox  Set to Square Off in Spring Showdown

The game doesn't count for anything in the grand scheme of things, but Monday's battle between the Cubs and White Sox still has plenty of intriguing storylines to follow.

Monday, Feb 27, 2017 at 10:20 AM CST

Bears Won't Pick Up Franchise Tag on Jeffery: Report

Bears Won't Pick Up Franchise Tag on Jeffery: Report

The Chicago Bears are going into the offseason with some serious question marks on their roster, and the picture became a bit clearer on Alshon Jeffery’s future with the team Monday.

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