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Watch: Swiss Cliff Jumper Laso Schaller's Epic Plunge

Watch: Swiss Cliff Jumper Laso Schaller's Epic Plunge

Famed jumper Laso Schaller made headlines for "setting a new cliff-jump world record" when video of him... Read »

Aug 21, 2015
Maddon Not a Fan of 3:05 p.m. Start Times

Maddon Not a Fan of 3:05 p.m. Start Times

Fans and the Chicago Cubs' front office may love the team's 3:05 p.m. weekend start times, but there's one notable... Read »

Aug 21, 2015
Five Interesting Facts About Jake Arrieta

Five Interesting Facts About Jake Arrieta

Chicago Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta has racked up 12 consecutive quality starts, and we have five interesting facts... Read »

Aug 21, 2015
Arrieta Picks Up 15th Win, Cubs Pound Braves 7-1

Arrieta Picks Up 15th Win, Cubs Pound Braves 7-1

Arrieta pitched six scoreless innings for his major league-leading 15th win, and Anthony Rizzo and Addison Russell... Read »

Aug 21, 2015
Women's World Cup Hero Carli Lloyd to Write Book

Women's World Cup Hero Carli Lloyd to Write Book

World Cup soccer star Carli Lloyd, whose three goals in the 2015 final led the U.S. to a 5-2 victory over Japan, has... Watch »

Aug 21, 2015
'I Can't Wait': U.S. Gymnast's New Approach for 2nd Olympics

'I Can't Wait': U.S. Gymnast's New Approach for 2nd Olympics

"He's way better than he was in 2012," said Dannell Leyva's coach and step-father, Yin Alvarez. America fell in love Watch »

Aug 20, 2015
Roush Fenway Seeking Answers in a Challenging Season

Roush Fenway Seeking Answers in a Challenging Season

Jack Roush believes that two years of frustration and failure for his Sprint Cup program are about to end, even... Read »

Aug 20, 2015
Goalkeeper Tim Howard Called Up to U.S. Team for September Games

Goalkeeper Tim Howard Called Up to U.S. Team for September Games

Goalkeeper Tim Howard is back with the U.S. national team. Read »

Aug 20, 2015
5 Hawks Featured in Fantasy Hockey Rankings

5 Hawks Featured in Fantasy Hockey Rankings

The NHL season gets underway in seven weeks, and several Chicago Blackhawks are ranked among the top fantasy hockey... Read »

Aug 20, 2015
Maddon Using

Maddon Using "American Legion Week" to Deal With Losing Streak

Most managers deal with losing streaks by having their players take extra work in the batting cages or conducting... Read »

Aug 20, 2015
Comedian Blames Cutler's Face for Lack of Popularity

Comedian Blames Cutler's Face for Lack of Popularity

Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler is one of the most polarizing figures in sports, but one comedian has an idea... Read »

Aug 20, 2015
Cubs Begin Selling Postseason Tickets

Cubs Begin Selling Postseason Tickets

The Chicago Cubs haven't made the postseason since 2008, but with the team aiming to end that drought, playoff... Read »

Aug 20, 2015
Closing Arguments Friday in Jordan Brand-Value Trial

Closing Arguments Friday in Jordan Brand-Value Trial

Closing arguments have been delayed a day in a federal civil trial to decide how much money a grocery-store chain... Watch »

Aug 20, 2015
Ex-NFLer Injured in Apparent Suicide Attempt

Ex-NFLer Injured in Apparent Suicide Attempt

Ex-NFL quarterback Erik Kramer shot himself Tuesday in an apparent suicide attempt at a Los Angeles area motel, but... Read »

Aug 20, 2015
Colts, Bears Make Productive Work Out of Joint Practice

Colts, Bears Make Productive Work Out of Joint Practice

Chicago and Indianapolis kept Wednesday's workout competitive and friendly. Read »

Aug 19, 2015
White Sox Respond to Logo Error in 'Straight Outta Compton'

White Sox Respond to Logo Error in 'Straight Outta Compton'

The Chicago White Sox logo was featured prominently in the hit film "Straight Outta Compton," but there... Read »

Aug 19, 2015
'Deflategate' Judge Sets Date for Brady, Goodell to Return to Court

'Deflategate' Judge Sets Date for Brady, Goodell to Return to Court

The judge presiding over the "Deflategate" legal case says there is no deal, but talks continue in an effort to... Read »

Aug 19, 2015
Hawks' Opening Night Could Conflict With Cubs' Playoff Game

Hawks' Opening Night Could Conflict With Cubs' Playoff Game

Chicago Blackhawks fans could be left with an interesting dilemma on October 7, as the Chicago Cubs could be playing... Read »

Aug 18, 2015
Expert: Michael Jordan's Income Eclipses Current Stars' Pay

Expert: Michael Jordan's Income Eclipses Current Stars' Pay

An expert in sports economics says Michael Jordan's endorsement income has grown and still eclipses that of current... Read »

Aug 17, 2015
Board Dismisses Ruling Allowing College Athletes to Unionize

Board Dismisses Ruling Allowing College Athletes to Unionize

The National Labor Relations Board has dismissed a historic ruling that Northwestern University football players are... Watch »

Aug 17, 2015
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