Sports | NBC Chicago

Sports

Thursday, Apr 27, 2017 at 08:42 PM CDT

Ground Broken for Jackie Robinson Museum After 10-Year Wait

Ground Broken for Jackie Robinson Museum After 10-Year Wait

Ground was broken for the Jackie Robinson Museum after a 10-year wait — matching the length of the Hall of Famer's barrier-breaking major league career. Rachel Robinson, the 94-year-old widow of the Brooklyn...

Thursday, Apr 27, 2017 at 10:46 PM CDT

2017 NFL Draft Live Blog: Bears Take Trubisky With 2nd Pick

2017 NFL Draft Live Blog: Bears Take Trubisky With 2nd Pick

The NFL Draft is getting underway in Philadelphia, and we're covering all of the action as 32 teams look to improve their fortunes for the years ahead.

Thursday, Apr 27, 2017 at 11:42 AM CDT
|
By James Neveau

NFL Draft Preview: Top 10 Players to Watch

The Chicago Bears are getting set to use the third overall pick in this year's...View gallery

  • Jamal Adams, DB LSU
  • Jonathan Allen, DL Alabama
  • Leonard Fournette, RB LSU
Thursday, Apr 27, 2017 at 11:00 AM CDT

Bears Hope to Kickstart Rebuild as NFL Draft Begins

Bears Hope to Kickstart Rebuild as NFL Draft Begins

The 2017 NFL Draft begins on Thursday night in Philadelphia, and the Chicago Bears will hope to get the next big piece in their rebuilding process in the City of Brotherly Love.

Thursday, Apr 27, 2017 at 07:51 AM CDT

James Patterson Plans True Crime Book on Aaron Hernandez

James Patterson Plans True Crime Book on Aaron Hernandez

Aaron Hernandez, the former NFL player and convicted murderer found hanging by a bedsheet in prison last week, will be the subject of an upcoming true crime book by best-selling author James Patterson.

Thursday, Apr 27, 2017 at 06:43 AM CDT

1st African Player to Reach MLB Hits Single Off the Bat

1st African Player to Reach MLB Hits Single Off the Bat

Gift Ngoepe might not have had the weight of the world on his shoulders but he felt like a continent was counting on him. Ngoepe, the first African to reach the major leagues, singled in his first plate...

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 11:02 PM CDT

Bulls Fall to Celtics in Game 5

Bulls Fall to Celtics in Game 5

The Chicago Bulls fell to the Boston Celtics Wednesday night 108-97 in Game 5.

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 05:55 PM CDT

Trevor van Riemsdyk to Skate for Team USA This Spring

Trevor van Riemsdyk to Skate for Team USA This Spring

The Chicago Blackhawks got swept out of the postseason by the Nashville Predators, but at least one of their players will hope for a different result on the world stage.

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 05:24 PM CDT

Quintana, Garcia Help Lead White Sox to Series Sweep

Quintana, Garcia Help Lead White Sox to Series Sweep

Avisail Garcia and Leury Garcia homered to back run-starved starter Jose Quintana and the Chicago White Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 5-2 on Wednesday to complete a three-game sweep.

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 05:01 PM CDT

Canaan Set to Make Bulls History With Game 5 Start

Canaan Set to Make Bulls History With Game 5 Start

For the third time in five games, the Chicago Bulls will have a new starting point guard on Wednesday night, and Isaiah Canaan will do something that no Bulls player has done in over 20 years.

Photos & Videos

Upload your photos & videos »

What's New
Get Our App
Get Our App
Stay in the know where ever you go with the NBCChicago news app. Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out