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Wednesday, Feb 8, 2017 at 12:04 PM CST

Ex-NFLers Urged to Sign Up for $1B Concussion Settlement

Ex-NFLers Urged to Sign Up for $1B Concussion Settlement

A federal judge in Philadelphia is urging NFL retirees to register for a concussion settlement that could cost the league $1 billion over 65 years. About 22,000 retirees are encouraged to get baseline...

Wednesday, Feb 8, 2017 at 10:48 AM CST

Countdown to PyeongChang: 2018 Winter Olympics a Year Away

Countdown to PyeongChang: 2018 Winter Olympics a Year Away

A year from now, figure skaters will be striving to land their quadruple jumps in PyeongChang, South Korea. Snowboard big air, mass start in speed skating and other new events will make their debuts. And we will...

Thursday, Feb 9, 2017 at 12:11 AM CST

Watch Mike Adamle's Full Interview

Watch Mike Adamle's Full Interview

Many NBC 5 viewers have asked why sports anchor Mike Adamle has been absent from the 10 p.m. news team. Now, Adamle has come forward to explain what happened.

Wednesday, Feb 8, 2017 at 08:48 AM CST

‘It Shook My World’: Mike Adamle Tells His Story

‘It Shook My World’: Mike Adamle Tells His Story

NBC 5 sports anchor Mike Adamle has spent much of his life defying odds in football, but now he’s fighting a new kind of battle, and he hopes his story will help change the lives of other athletes that may be...

Tuesday, Feb 7, 2017 at 05:23 PM CST

Former Blackhawk Bryan Bickell Nears Return to Ice

Former Blackhawk Bryan Bickell Nears Return to Ice

Former Chicago Blackhawks forward Bryan Bickell has made headlines in recent months as he battles multiple sclerosis, but for those hoping to see him get back on the ice, they got some fantastic news on...

Tuesday, Feb 7, 2017 at 05:01 PM CST

Cardinals Troll Themselves to Cubs Fans' Delight

Cardinals Troll Themselves to Cubs Fans' Delight

Things haven’t been easy for St. Louis Cardinals fans in recent months, as they’ve had to deal with a new reality that features the Chicago Cubs as World Series champions, but the team accidentally poured...

Tuesday, Feb 7, 2017 at 01:43 PM CST

Rizzo Tweets Support to Boy Severely Beaten at Middle School

Rizzo Tweets Support to Boy Severely Beaten at Middle School

Chicago Cubs player Anthony Rizzo posted a heartwarming message of support to a young boy who was severely beaten by another student at a suburban middle school last week.

Tuesday, Feb 7, 2017 at 04:15 PM CST

Cubs Projected to Be One of the Top Teams in Baseball

Cubs Projected to Be One of the Top Teams in Baseball

The Chicago Cubs won 103 games and a World Series championship last season, and although they’ve undergone some changes to their roster, a new set of projections still predicts that they’ll be one of the best...

Tuesday, Feb 7, 2017 at 01:15 PM CST

Triton College's Matt Johnson Plays With Gratitude and Grace

Triton College's Matt Johnson Plays With Gratitude and Grace

The Triton College Trojans in suburban River Grove have won 24 of their 25 games this season, and head coach Steve Christiansen points to one player as the reason for that overwhelming success: point guard Matt...

Tuesday, Feb 7, 2017 at 12:05 PM CST

Julien Firing Elevates Quenneville to Unique Position in NHL

Julien Firing Elevates Quenneville to Unique Position in NHL

On Tuesday morning, the struggling Boston Bruins made a move as they fired head coach Claude Julien, and with his ouster, Chicago Blackhawks head coach Joel Quenneville has ascended to a unique position...

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