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Sunday, Apr 23, 2017 at 10:04 PM CDT
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By James Neveau

Top 10 Highest Paid Chicago Athletes

The Chicago sports landscape is crowded with star athletes, but that star status...View gallery

  • Highest Paid Athletes in Chicago
  • #1 Jason Heyward - $28.16 million
  • #2 Jon Lester - $25 million
Sunday, Apr 23, 2017 at 08:35 PM CDT

Celtics Beat Bulls, Tying Series at 2-2

Celtics Beat Bulls, Tying Series at 2-2

The Boston Celtics and Chicago Bulls are all tied up at two games apiece, as Isaiah Thomas' 33-point night helps lead the Celtics to a 104-95 victory.

Sunday, Apr 23, 2017 at 10:06 PM CDT

What Do Chicago Athletes Make? See the Full List

What Do Chicago Athletes Make? See the Full List

Chicago sports fans can argue all day about which players are underpaid or overpaid in the city, but which player stands atop the list as the highest paid athlete in the Windy City?

Sunday, Apr 23, 2017 at 05:32 PM CDT

Bulls Look to Rebound vs. Celtics in Game 4

Bulls Look to Rebound vs. Celtics in Game 4

Home-court advantage has been anything but in the series between the Chicago Bulls and Boston Celtics, but the Bulls will hope to change that at the United Center as the teams battle in Game 4.

Sunday, Apr 23, 2017 at 04:47 PM CDT

Cabrera, Holland Lead White Sox to 6-2 Win Over Indians

Cabrera, Holland Lead White Sox to 6-2 Win Over Indians

Melky Cabrera drove in a pair of runs, Derek Holland tossed six strong innings and the Chicago White Sox busted out of an offensive funk for a 6-2 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Sunday.

Sunday, Apr 23, 2017 at 03:50 PM CDT

Late Rally Falls Short as Cubs Fall to Reds

Late Rally Falls Short as Cubs Fall to Reds

The Chicago Cubs tried to mount yet another late rally on Sunday, but it wasn't enough as the Cincinnati Reds escaped with a 7-5 victory in the series finale.

Sunday, Apr 23, 2017 at 11:16 AM CDT

Rondo Fined by NBA for Tripping Crowder

Rondo Fined by NBA for Tripping Crowder

Chicago Bulls point guard Rajon Rondo wasn't even playing in Friday's Game 3 loss to the Boston Celtics, but his wallet will still be a little bit lighter after he was fined for his actions during the game.

Saturday, Apr 22, 2017 at 06:17 PM CDT

Reds Put Cubs on Blast With Bandwagon Cam Gimmick

Reds Put Cubs on Blast With Bandwagon Cam Gimmick

Chicago Cubs fans have been known to travel to all corners of the country to see their favorite team, and one big league club used the opportunity to poke fun at those fans on Friday night.

Saturday, Apr 22, 2017 at 04:15 PM CDT

Contreras' Slam Powers Arrieta, Cubs to 12-8 Win Over Reds

Contreras' Slam Powers Arrieta, Cubs to 12-8 Win Over Reds

Willson Contreras hit his first career grand slam and Anthony Rizzo and Jason Heyward added three-run shots on Saturday, powering the Chicago Cubs to a 12-8 victory over the Cincinnati Reds.

Saturday, Apr 22, 2017 at 05:26 AM CDT

Italian Cyclist Scarponi Dies After Hit by Van

Italian Cyclist Scarponi Dies After Hit by Van

Michele Scarponi, who won the Giro d'Italia in 2011, died after being hit by a van while training on Saturday. He was 37. Scarponi was training near his home of Filottrano, near Ancona, when he was hit by a van...

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