<![CDATA[NBC Chicago - Sports]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcchicago.com/news/sports http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/5-Chicago-Blue.png NBC Chicago http://www.nbcchicago.com en-us Mon, 20 Oct 2014 04:51:48 -0500 Mon, 20 Oct 2014 04:51:48 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Best of NFL: Week 7]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 22:38:23 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/457509990.jpg
Don't miss the most dramatic images from the seventh week of the 2014 NFL season.

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<![CDATA[Game Photos: Bears vs. Dolphins]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 15:24:41 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/170*120/bears+dolphins+getty2.jpg
The Chicago Bears came into Sunday's game against the Miami Dolphins looking to win for the first time at home this season, but those plans went up in smoke as they dropped a lackluster 27-14 decision on...

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<![CDATA[Bears Look Listless in 27-14 Loss to Dolphins]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 14:57:36 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/172*120/bears+dolphins+getty.jpg
The Chicago Bears had a huge win last week, but the momentum completely evaporated early as the Miami Dolphins seized a 27-14 win on Sunday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[3 Stars: Toews, Oduya Key as Hawks Down Predators]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 11:32:06 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/160*121/456942532.jpg
The Chicago Blackhawks outshot the Nashville Predators by a wide margin, but it took a sparkling two-way play by Jonathan Toews to deliver them a 2-1 victory on Saturday night.

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<![CDATA[Dolphins vs. Bears: 5 Match-ups to Watch ]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 19:05:14 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/179*120/456691394.jpg
The Miami Dolphins have one of the top defenses in the NFL, so the Chicago Bears will have to hope that Jay Cutler and company will have a repeat performance of their Week 6 dominance in Atlanta.

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<![CDATA[OT Goal Gives Blackhawks 2-1 Victory Over Predators]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 23:24:26 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/175*120/457315830.jpg
The Chicago Blackhawks scored on their first and last shots of the game Saturday night, and it was enough to give them a 2-1 victory over the Nashville Predators.

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<![CDATA["War Machine" Attempts Suicide: PD]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 12:54:24 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/War-Machine-vegas-MMA.jpg
Professional mixed martial arts fighter Jonathan "War Machine" Koppenhaver, who is accused of brutally beating his porn star ex-girlfriend and one of her male friends, tried to commit suicide in a Las...

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<![CDATA[Hawks Headlines: Sidney Crosby Emulating Patrick Kane]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 10:40:42 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/180*120/495442373.jpg
Chicago Blackhawks winger Patrick Kane has some of the best stick-handling skills in the NHL, and center Sidney Crosby is looking to emulate his skills.

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<![CDATA[Is Matt Forte a Hall of Famer? ]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:24:09 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/180*120/455515072.jpg
The Chicago Bears have had some great running backs, but will Matt Forte be among the few that will be enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame?

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<![CDATA[Blackhawks Waive Kyle Cumiskey, Trim Roster to 22]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 16:37:59 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/171*120/456609836.jpg
The Chicago Blackhawks kept Kyle Cumiskey out of training camp as an insurance policy on the blue line, but with news that the team has waived him, what is the next step?

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<![CDATA[McNabb Calls Cutler "Tony Romo of the Midwest" ]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:57:07 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Donovan+MCNabb+Waves+to+Fans.jpg
Former Eagles quarterback Donovan McNabb had some strong words for Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler, calling him the "Tony Romo of the Midwest" in an interview Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Cubs Prospects Russell, Vogelbach Struggling in Arizona Fall League]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 09:44:02 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/179*120/479187143.jpg
The Chicago Cubs sent seven prospects to this year's Arizona Fall League, but so far shortstop Addison Russell and first baseman Dan Vogelbach have struggled at the plate for the Mesa Solar Sox.

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<![CDATA[Hossa Misses Practice, but Should Play Wednesday vs. Flames]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 14:44:34 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/171*120/456992906.jpg
Chicago Blackhawks forward Marian Hossa didn't practice with the team Tuesday, but head coach Joel Quenneville said that his winger should be in the lineup when they take on Calgary on Wednesday night.

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<![CDATA[First Look: Dolphins vs. Bears ]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 18:02:04 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/4540276842.jpg
The Chicago Bears will look for their first home win of the season when they take on the Miami Dolphins on Sunday, and we have a first look at what the Bears will have to focus on as they prepare for the game.

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<![CDATA[Carcillo Discusses the Decline of Enforcers in NHL ]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 14:17:41 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/180*120/456997878.jpg
Chicago Blackhawks forward Daniel Carcillo had some interesting thoughts on the decline of the enforcer in the NHL, but is his role all it's cracked up to be?

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<![CDATA[Randle Faces Shoplifting Charge]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 19:31:13 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/joseph-randle-mugshot-inset.jpg
Frisco police say they arrested Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle for allegedly shoplifting $123 in underwear and cologne Monday night at Stonebriar Centre Mall. According to police, Randle, 22,...

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<![CDATA[Bears-Falcons Report Card: Offense Makes Strides in Win]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 11:19:41 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/175*120/457128084.jpg
The Chicago Bears' offense and defense continued to shine, but the special teams unit is docked points once again in this week's Three Phase Report Card.

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<![CDATA[Report Links GoPro to Brain Injury]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 19:12:17 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/AP886669197394.jpg
GoPro shares tumbled after reports linked the sports-camera maker to the ski accident of retired Formula 1 race car driver Michael Schumacher, sparking safety questions about the use of the

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<![CDATA[Air Force Captain Proposes to Cheerleader During Game]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 12:05:30 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/212*120/457130192.jpg
The Arizona Cardinals may have defeated the Washington Redskins on Sunday, but Cardinals cheerleader Claire Thorton, 23, was the big winner when her Air Force Captain boyfriend got down on one knee during...

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<![CDATA[Central Division Power Rankings: Week 1]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 12:41:29 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/183*120/456992640.jpg
The Chicago Blackhawks have won their first two games, but can they overcome the Minnesota Wild and Nashville Predators for the top spot in our first Power Rankings of the season?

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<![CDATA[Allen, Young Stand Tall in Bears Win]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 12:41:18 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/183*120/457134226.jpg
The Chicago Bears haven't been able to get their pass rush going so far this season, but with four sacks Sunday, Jared Allen and company could finally be on the right track.

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<![CDATA[Third Down Prowess Seals Win for Bears ]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 11:21:31 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/169*120/457133936.jpg
The Chicago Bears showed some serious skill on third down Sunday in Atlanta, and thanks to four conversions in those situations, they were able to come out of the game with a big win.

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<![CDATA[Cardinals Edge Giants to Tie NLCS ]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 08:08:34 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/180*120/457139424.jpg
The St. Louis Cardinals have evened the National League Championship Series 1-1 after three late homers fueled St. Louis to a 5-4 walk-off win over the San Francisco Giants. Cardinals outfielder Kolten...

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<![CDATA[2014 Chicago Marathon Comes To a Close]]> Sun, 12 Oct 2014 18:06:07 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/169*120/457114468.jpg
Chicago hosted the running world once again Sunday as nearly 45,000 runners took to the streets for the 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon.

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<![CDATA[Game Photos: Bears vs. Falcons]]> Sun, 12 Oct 2014 17:25:14 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/167*120/457128072.jpg
Bears take on the Atlanta Falcons at the Georgia Dome.

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<![CDATA[Best of NFL: Week 6]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 10:36:21 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/AP583404611673.jpg
Don't miss the most dramatic images from the sixth week of the 2014 NFL season.

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<![CDATA[2014 Chicago Marathon Finish Line 55]]> Sun, 12 Oct 2014 16:25:39 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000009211248_1200x675_340969027533.jpg
Watch runners cross the finish line at the 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon.]]>
<![CDATA[2014 Chicago Marathon Finish Line 54]]> Sun, 12 Oct 2014 16:20:34 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000009211247_1200x675_340966979939.jpg
Watch runners cross the finish line at the 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon.]]>
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Watch runners cross the finish line at the 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon.]]>
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Watch runners cross the finish line at the 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon.]]>
<![CDATA[2014 Chicago Marathon Finish Line 51]]> Sun, 12 Oct 2014 16:17:21 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000009211244_1200x675_340966979812.jpg
Watch runners cross the finish line at the 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon.]]>
<![CDATA[2014 Chicago Marathon Finish Line 50]]> Sun, 12 Oct 2014 16:16:39 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000009211242_1200x675_340966979938.jpg
Watch runners cross the finish line at the 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon.]]>
<![CDATA[2014 Chicago Marathon Finish Line 49]]> Sun, 12 Oct 2014 16:15:57 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000009211239_1200x675_340966979819.jpg
Watch runners cross the finish line at the 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon.]]>
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Watch runners cross the finish line at the 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon.]]>
<![CDATA[2014 Chicago Marathon Finish Line 47]]> Sun, 12 Oct 2014 16:14:13 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000009211237_1200x675_340967491879.jpg
Watch runners cross the finish line at the 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon.]]>
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Watch runners cross the finish line at the 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon.]]>