Chicago Sports News, Chicago Sports Teams, and Scores for the Bears, Cubs, and More | NBC Chicago

Sports

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 09:31 PM CDT

Conor Dwyer Looks to Complete 'Unfinished Business' in Rio

Conor Dwyer Looks to Complete 'Unfinished Business' in Rio

When Conor Dwyer heads to a meet there’s one thing his family said he always looks for.

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 10:15 AM CDT

FINA Rules 7 Russians Ineligible for Olympics Because of Doping Violations

FINA Rules 7 Russians Ineligible for Olympics Because of Doping Violations

Swimming governing body FINA has ruled seven Russian swimmers ineligible to compete at the Olympics, including three it says were linked to recent allegations of a major doping cover-up by Russian authorities.

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 10:05 AM CDT

Olympic Canoe/kayak Slalom Preview: A Guide to Whitewater Racing in Rio

Olympic Canoe/kayak Slalom Preview: A Guide to Whitewater Racing in Rio

Whitewater churns into foam as double-ended paddles windmill one-person boats into position. The paddles go up in the air as the boats slide through red or green gates, then the furious wind milling begins...

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 01:40 PM CDT

Boos to Cheers: Durant Heads Home to Oakland With Team USA

Boos to Cheers: Durant Heads Home to Oakland With Team USA

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Even in a jersey with "USA" on the chest, Kevin Durant got some boos at Staples Center on Sunday night.

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 09:00 AM CDT

Martha Karolyi to Sell Training Camp to USA Gymnastics

Martha Karolyi to Sell Training Camp to USA Gymnastics

The face at the top of U.S. women's gymnastics will change next month when longtime national team coordinator Martha Karolyi retires following the Summer Olympics.

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 04:06 PM CDT

Tillman Officially Retires as a Member of the Bears

Tillman Officially Retires as a Member of the Bears

The Chicago Bears said goodbye to one of the best players in franchise history on Friday as Charles Tillman signed a one-day deal to retire as a member of the team.

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 11:43 AM CDT

Trailblazing Coach Dennis Green Dies at 67

Trailblazing Coach Dennis Green Dies at 67

Dennis Green, a trailblazing coach that led teams at both the collegiate and professional level, passed away Thursday at the age of 67.

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 06:53 AM CDT

Slide Continues for White Sox With 2-1 Loss to Tigers

Slide Continues for White Sox With 2-1 Loss to Tigers

Adam Eaton did not want to leave the ballpark. The way he saw it, this game should not have been called.

Sunday, Jul 24, 2016 at 09:30 AM CDT

IOC Will Not Enforce Blanket Ban on Russian Athletes

IOC Will Not Enforce Blanket Ban on Russian Athletes

The IOC has decided against a complete ban on Russian athletes from the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 11:26 AM CDT

Olympian Ousted for Pot in 2012 Hopes for Redemption in Rio

Olympian Ousted for Pot in 2012 Hopes for Redemption in Rio

A New Jersey judoka who was expelled from the London 2012 Olympics after he tested positive for marijuana is looking for a second chance in Rio, according to reports. Nick Delpopolo, 27, has trained hard...

Countdown to Rio

 

What's New
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