<![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 Tue, 23 Sep 2014 03:42:41 -0500 Tue, 23 Sep 2014 03:42:41 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Bears Edge Jets 27-19 ]]> Mon, 22 Sep 2014 23:17:05 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Bears_blurb_9-22_1.jpg
The Chicago Bears didn't make it easy, but they escaped the Meadowlands on Monday night with a 27-19 victory over the New York Jets.

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<![CDATA[Canvassing the Central: St. Louis Blues ]]> Mon, 22 Sep 2014 13:30:08 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/479583305.jpg
Madhouse Enforcer continues it's look at the Central Division by examining the St. Louis Blues. Can the additions of Paul Stastny and Carl Gunnarsson push them over the top?

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<![CDATA[Bears vs. Jets: Five Players to Watch]]> Mon, 22 Sep 2014 19:12:15 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/176705447.jpg
The Chicago Bears will look to win their second game in a row as they take on the New York Jets Monday night, and Grizzly Detail has the winning formula for the Monsters of the Midway.

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<![CDATA[49er Ray McDonald's San Jose Home Burglarized: Source]]> Mon, 22 Sep 2014 12:23:28 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/AP13080214223.jpg
Domestic violence advocates said they plan to closely watch how San Francisco 49ers defensive end Ray McDonald's case plays out in court, and how the National Football League will respond if the player...

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<![CDATA[Blackhawks to Hit Ice at UC for First Time Monday ]]> Mon, 22 Sep 2014 11:11:10 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/180*120/blackhawks+blues+getty+2013.jpg
The Chicago Blackhawks will hit the ice at the United Center for the first time since June on Monday night, and we have all of your Training Camp Festival information.

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<![CDATA[Bears vs. Jets: 3 Keys to a Chicago Bears Victory]]> Mon, 22 Sep 2014 11:02:32 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/454593405.jpg
After Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Devin Hester broke the NFL return touchdown record on Thursday night, he had some choice words for his former team, the Chicago Bears.

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<![CDATA[Seahawks Player Proposes to Girlfriend After Victory]]> Mon, 22 Sep 2014 12:33:07 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/DeShawnShead.jpg
DeShawn Shead popped the question to his girlfriend, Jessica Martinez, after the Seattle Seahawks 26-20 overtime victory over the Denver Broncos.

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<![CDATA[Bears Bites: Bears' Receivers Could Feast on Jets' Secondary]]> Mon, 22 Sep 2014 06:52:34 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/180*120/454854134.jpg
The Chicago Bears' passing game is their bread and butter, and they could feast on the New York Jets' secondary if they play their cards right.

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<![CDATA[LL Coach Killed by Baseball]]> Mon, 22 Sep 2014 10:39:56 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/richard+becher.jpeg
A truck drove off a San Diego freeway and crashed into a restaurant parking lot below Sunday afternoon — a drop of approximately 50 feet. Another vehicle rammed into the truck, forcing it to flip over...

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<![CDATA[Blackhawks Training Camp: 3 Lessons Learned So Far]]> Sun, 21 Sep 2014 12:29:00 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/494771679.jpg
The Chicago Blackhawks wrapped up their scrimmages at the University of Notre Dame on Sunday, and as they head back to Chicago, we have three lessons we've learned about the team so far.

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<![CDATA[Top 10 Most Important Blackhawks: #9 Patrick Kane ]]> Sun, 21 Sep 2014 12:27:34 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/180*120/495442373.jpg
The Chicago Blackhawks have a lot of very important players, and while #9 seems like a low number on our list, it doesn't diminish just how critical Patrick Kane is to the team's chances for success.

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<![CDATA[Bears' Run Game Must Show Progress vs. Jets ]]> Sun, 21 Sep 2014 12:05:53 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/180*120/455515072.jpg
The Chicago Bears' run game has been virtually non-existent in the first two weeks, but against the New York Jets Monday, they'll have to take a step forward if they're going to win their second straight...

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<![CDATA[Jared Allen Speaks About Peterson Case]]> Sun, 21 Sep 2014 17:07:05 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/jared+allen+9-20.jpg
Hours after reversing course and benching Adrian Peterson indefinitely, Minnesota Vikings owner Zygi Wilf said Wednesday that the team "made a mistake" in bringing back their superstar running back following his...

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<![CDATA[Ratliff, McClellin Ruled Out for Jets Game]]> Mon, 22 Sep 2014 09:48:36 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/183*120/455464746.jpg
The Chicago Bears' injuries keep piling up.

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<![CDATA[White Sox Eliminate Rays From Playoff Contention]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 22:22:51 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/183*120/White_Sox_50.jpg
Jose Quintana pitched into the eighth inning and Avisail Garcia had a two-run double to lead the Chicago White Sox to a 4-3 victory over Tampa Bay on Friday night, eliminating the Rays from playoff contention.

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<![CDATA[Raw: Hundreds Line Up to Exchange Rice Jerseys]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:17:17 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/tlmd_ray_rice_baltimore_ravens.jpg
Hundreds and hundreds of people lined up outside of M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore, Maryland Friday to exchange the jersey of running back Ray Rice.

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<![CDATA[Brandon Marshall to Appear on "A Football Life" Friday ]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:46:27 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/217*120/tlmd_brandon_marshall_nfl_bears_chicago_osos_violencia_domestica.jpg
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has come under heavy scrutiny in recent weeks, and more fuel is being added to the fire as he is accused of mishandling domestic violence allegations against Chicago Bears...]]>
<![CDATA[Most Important Blackhawks: #10 Duncan Keith ]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:20:55 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/479583305.jpg
The Chicago Blackhawks have plenty of important players who will suit up for them this season, and we start examining who's who on that list with our #10 player, Duncan Keith.

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<![CDATA[Pa. School Board Bans Boys From Field Hockey Team]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:42:53 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/field+hockey_generic.jpg
Hundreds of people are scouring Charlottesville, Virginia, this weekend for clues in the disappearance of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham, as they mark one week since the 18-year-old was last seen.

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<![CDATA[Hester Takes Shot at Bears, Cutler]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:15:35 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/179*120/hester+2014+getty.jpg
Devin Hester ran his way into the record books on Thursday, Sept. 18. Here we recap his Top 10 touchdown Returns as a Bear.

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<![CDATA[Devin Hester Sets NFL TD Return Record]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 08:45:35 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Hester_record.jpg
Former Chicago Bears player returns punt 62 years for record 20th touchdown return in career.

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<![CDATA[Canvassing the NHL Central: Nashville Predators ]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:50:03 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/pekka-rinne-predators.jpg
The Nashville Predators were a disappointment last season, but with a new head coach and some new offensive firepower, can they challenge top dogs like the Chicago Blackhawks?

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<![CDATA[Best of NFL: Week 3]]> Sun, 21 Sep 2014 22:39:41 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/455677434.jpg
Don't miss the most dramatic images from the third week of the 2014 NFL season.

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<![CDATA[Blackhawks Crack Top 10 in ESPN's Team Rankings ]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 08:48:54 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/hawks+parade+2010+getty.jpg
The Chicago Cubs have announced that they are leaving the Kane County Cougars and changing their Midwest League affiliation to South Bend, Indiana.]]>
<![CDATA[Cubs Leave Kane County Cougars]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:02:01 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/SmalleyVitters-minor-league.jpg
The Chicago Cubs have announced that they are leaving the Kane County Cougars and changing their Midwest League affiliation to South Bend, Indiana.

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<![CDATA[Canvassing the NHL Central: Dallas Stars ]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:50:33 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Tyler+Seguin+042714.jpg
The Dallas Stars bolstered their offense this offseason, but will their defense be up to the task in the loaded Central Division?

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<![CDATA[WATCH: Jeter's Rousing NY Sendoff in New Ad]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 07:19:13 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Derek-Jeter-Day007.jpg
The Yankee great's victory lap marks a big win for him – and baseball.

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<![CDATA[Canvassing the NHL Central: Minnesota Wild ]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:50:59 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/hawks_wild-5-2-1.jpg
The Minnesota Wild gave the Chicago Blackhawks all they could handle during the 2014 playoffs, but can Thomas Vanek push them to the next level this season?

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<![CDATA[Blackhawks Training Camp: 5 Players to Watch ]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 11:05:29 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Jeremy+Morin1.jpg
The Chicago Blackhawks already have a talented group of forwards, but could Teuvo Teravainen take things to another level in 2014-15?

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<![CDATA[Brandon Marshall Demands Apology Over ESPN Profile]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:24:20 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/brandon+marshall+0918+new.jpg
Bears GM defends wide receiver after assault accusation dating back to 2007.

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<![CDATA[Emery Supports Marshall After Domestic Violence Allegations]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:34:32 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/phil+emery159690702.jpg
Bears GM defends wide receiver after assault accusation dating back to 2007.

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<![CDATA[Angels Beat Mariners, Win AL West]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 01:11:01 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/455630948.jpg
The Los Angeles Angels won the American League West title with Oakland's loss to Texas.

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