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  • Open thread: The Weeks in Review

     
    The "Weeks in Review" feature is an open thread in which commenters can talk about any current events or cultural phenomena that have caught their attention, including but not limited to the topics brought up in our traditional roundup of......
  • Emanuel rips scab off my Soldier Field rehab wounds

     
    I've combined a post from earlier this week with a commentary for my Sunday print column My PDSD — Post-Daley Stress Disorder — is relatively under control. I sometimes cringe involuntarily when inserting my credit card into parking meter...
  • More outdoor hockey? Where do the Hawks sign up?

    More outdoor hockey? Where do the Hawks sign up?
    AUSTIN, Texas It's been 11 days since the Blackhawks invaded Soldier Field as a snowstorm hammered Chicago. That seemed more distant this weekend, when reps from the team and the NHL headed to South by Southwest to discuss the Stadium Series. We loved...
  • Soldier Field expansion would be a mistake

    What is it about Soldier Field that makes Chicago mayors lose their judgment? The renovation completed in 2003 was one of the worst blots on Mayor Richard Daley's record, burdening taxpayers with $432 million in costs and giving the Bears the smallest...
  • Soldier Field expansion idea brings back bad memories

    Soldier Field expansion idea brings back bad memories
    My PDSD — Post-Daley Stress Disorder — is relatively under control. I sometimes cringe involuntarily when inserting my credit card into parking-meter kiosks. My pulse can accelerate when I see hundreds of yards of gratuitous wrought-iron...
  • NHL pluses and minuses: Jaromir Jagr hits another milestone

     NHL pluses and minuses: Jaromir Jagr hits another milestone
    Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the last week: + Jaromir Jagr on Saturday became the seventh NHL player to score 700 goals. The New Jersey Devils' enduring right wing joins Wayne Gretzky (894), Gordie Howe...
  • Seth Meyers to perform at Make-A-Wish benefit at Soldier Field

    Seth Meyers to perform at Make-A-Wish benefit at Soldier Field
    Make-A-Wish Illinois has once again landed a big name for its annual Wish Ball fundraiser. "Late Night with Seth Meyers" host and Northwestern alum Seth Meyers will be the celebrity entertainer at the Make-A-Wish Illinois benefit May 3 at Soldier Field....
  • Hockey like it oughta be

    Hockey like it oughta be
    Hey, look! They finally put a team in Soldier Field worth showing up to watch. That’s not a shot at the Bears --- OK, not as cheap a shot as I usually take --- but more off a comment on the difference between football and hockey, and after...
  • Players and fans soldier on

    Players and fans soldier on
    Inside the snow globe that Soldier Field became on a Saturday night made for an outdoor hockey game between the Blackhawks and Penguins, stars Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews stood pensively with their teammates for the national anthem. As Jim...
  • Sports TV and radio: Saturday's 3/1 log (updated Saturday AM with tennis pairings and radio changes)

    9 a.m.    Talk: Sports Highlights (Episode 234 -- d.; on Cox cable channel 47 and Verizon FiOs 17 in Newport News).--NNPS 9:30 a.m.    Highlights: Notre Dame basketball.--CSN 9:55 a.m.    Soccer: English Premier League: Chelsea at Fulham.--NBCSN 10 a.m.  ...
  • Bears raise 2014 season-ticket prices

    Bears raise 2014 season-ticket prices
    The Chicago Bears are increasing the price of season tickets for 2014 by an average of 4.1 percent, the team announced Wednesday. The team has increased season-ticket prices in some form every year except one since 2003. Their average ticket price of...
  • Outdoor game basks in the glow of Olympic hockey

    Outdoor game basks in the glow of Olympic hockey
    If there were a watch-dog group that monitors abuse against sports announcers, surely it would look into what NBC is doing to Mike Emrick, Eddie Olczyk and Pierre McGuire. For the fourth time this year, NBC is sending its lead NHL team outdoors for...