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Toews Rebuffs Critics, Calls Orpik Hit

Toews Rebuffs Critics, Calls Orpik Hit "Clean"

After Jonathan Toews was injured by a Brooks Orpik hit along the boards, some fans and pundits chastised... Read »

Apr 14, 2014
First Round Matchups: Miller vs. Crawford

First Round Matchups: Miller vs. Crawford

The Chicago Blackhawks and St. Louis Blues are both strong defensive teams, but goaltenders Corey Crawford and Ryan... Read »

Apr 14, 2014
How Did We Do in Hockey Preseason Picks?

How Did We Do in Hockey Preseason Picks?

A lot of times, NHL experts make their predictions for the season before it begins, and then ignore them afterwards.... Read »

Apr 14, 2014
Olympic Great Phelps Ending Retirement

Olympic Great Phelps Ending Retirement

Michael Phelps is coming out of retirement, the first step toward possibly swimming at the 2016 Rio... Read »

Apr 15, 2014
Blues vs. Blackhawks: TV Schedule

Blues vs. Blackhawks: TV Schedule

The Chicago Blackhawks and St. Louis Blues are meeting in the playoffs for the first time since 2002, and we... Read »

Apr 14, 2014
49ers' Aldon Smith Arrested For False Bomb Threat

49ers' Aldon Smith Arrested For False Bomb Threat

49ers star linebacker Aldon Smith was taken into custody by police at Los Angeles International Airport on... Watch »

Apr 14, 2014
Bubba Watson Wins His Second Masters

Bubba Watson Wins His Second Masters

Bubba Watson has won the Masters for the second time in three years. Watson claimed another green jacket by shooting... Read »

Apr 13, 2014
First Thoughts: Blues vs. Blackhawks

First Thoughts: Blues vs. Blackhawks

The Chicago Blackhawks and St. Louis Blues have had their fair share of run-ins in the NHL playoffs, and this... Read »

Apr 14, 2014
Blackhawks, Blues to Battle in First Round of Playoffs

Blackhawks, Blues to Battle in First Round of Playoffs

The Chicago Blackhawks and St. Louis Blues will be meeting in the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs,... Read »

Apr 13, 2014
Predators Beat Blackhawks 7-5

Predators Beat Blackhawks 7-5

Patric Hornqvist scored the go-ahead goal with 58.2 seconds left and Shea Weber added an empty-netter as... Read »

Apr 13, 2014
Spieth, Watson Tied for Lead at Masters

Spieth, Watson Tied for Lead at Masters

Jordan Spieth and Bubba Watson are tied for the lead heading to the final round of the Masters. Read »

Apr 12, 2014
Indians Beat White Sox 12-6

Indians Beat White Sox 12-6

Ryan Raburn hit a tiebreaking, two-run single with two outs in the seventh inning, leading the Cleveland Indians to... Read »

Apr 12, 2014
Cardinals Top Cubs 10-4

Cardinals Top Cubs 10-4

Matt Carpenter drove in two runs and Adam Wainwright saved a tired bullpen by lasting seven innings for the Read »

Apr 12, 2014
Bulls Win Moves Team Into No. 3 Playoff Seed

Bulls Win Moves Team Into No. 3 Playoff Seed

D.J. Augustin scored 24 points, Taj Gibson added 17, and the Chicago Bulls rallied from 18 down to beat the Detroit... Read »

Apr 12, 2014
Blackhawks Lose Meaningless Game to Capitals

Blackhawks Lose Meaningless Game to Capitals

Alex Ovechkin scored his NHL-leading 51st goal to help lead the Washington Capitals to a low-intensity 4-0 rout... Read »

Apr 11, 2014
Mickelson Misses Masters Cut

Mickelson Misses Masters Cut

Rory McIlroy took off his cap, rubbed his brow and let out a deep sigh. After rolling in a testy 4-foot putt at the... Read »

Apr 11, 2014
Top Bears Draft Picks: #28 Otis Wilson

Top Bears Draft Picks: #28 Otis Wilson

We're sensing a theme on our list of the Top 30 Chicago Bears draft picks ever, as our #28 selection Otis Wilson is... Read »

Apr 11, 2014
Blues, Avalanche Heading in Opposite Directions as Playoffs Near

Blues, Avalanche Heading in Opposite Directions as Playoffs Near

Some Chicago Blackhawks fans are hoping for a series against the skidding St. Louis Blues, but if history tells... Read »

Apr 11, 2014
How To Get Out of a Running Slump

How To Get Out of a Running Slump

Race season is just beginning. Don't let a slump keep you from participating. Read »

Apr 11, 2014
2 Hernandez Associates Indicted on Murder Charge

2 Hernandez Associates Indicted on Murder Charge

Two associates of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez were indicted Friday on murder charges,... Read »

Apr 11, 2014
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