| Jul 16, 2013
| 8:51 PM
Dustin Penner spoke of something being "rekindled," his comfort with old friends and teammates, and his scoring touch being foremost in his thoughts as the former King signed a one-year contract to rejoin the Ducks on Tuesday.
Penner's contract is worth...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 10:45 PM
Golf--British Open, first round, 3 a.m. (ESPN)
Cycling--Tour de France, stage 17, 7 a.m. (NBCSN)
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Volleyball, 5 p.m., Wachs Arena
Football, 7:30 p.m., Swisher Field
| Jul 21, 2013
| 4:38 PM
Restricted free-agent forward Jordan Nolan has agreed to terms on a two-year deal with the Kings, the team announced Sunday. With the agreement, Nolan will avoid arbitration, which had been scheduled for Aug. 1.
Nolan's contract is worth $1.4 million,...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 7:37 AM
Here's the thing about the most popular celebrity hangouts in Chicago: They're always changing.
What was popular four years ago gets replaced by what opened four months ago. And what was once a restaurateur's or nightclub impresario's baby is now an...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 11:05 PM
ANAHEIM, Calif. -- A little more than five minutes separated the Blackhawks from a perfect four-game trip and a commanding lead in the Western Conference.
Then came two miscues and the Ducks pounced to steal a 4-2 victory over the Hawks on Wednesday...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 1:06 PM
Blackhawks left winger Daniel Carcillo has been enjoying checking both opposing players and his own teammates on the boards this season.
On the ice, he's the team enforcer; protecting his line with such ferocity that the NHL has kept a close eye on...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 6:57 PM
On the elevator outside Blackhawks rookie Brandon Saad's downtown apartment hours before a recent home game, his parents realized they had forgotten their family passes.
Sandra Saad told her son, who was their ride to the United Center, she needed to go...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Soccer-UEFA Champions League, Basel at Bayern Munich, 2:30 p.m. (FXSP); Everton at Liverpool, 2:55 p.m. (FXSP)
Men's College Basketball-NCAA Division I Tournament, Mississippi Valley State vs. Western Kentucky, 5:30 p.m. (TRUTV); Brigham...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 9:14 AM
I hope Stan Bowman is lying about this. I hope he’s just doing what smart, truth-challenged general managers do.
Because I really don’t want to think that the Blackhawks GM actually believes that “for the most part we know what our...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 9:17 AM
OK, so the Wild gets both Zach Parise and Ryan Suter, but remember, the Blackhawks beat them to Sheldon Brookbank.
So there, Minnesota. Take that. No Sheldon Brookbank Bobblehead Night for you.
Not only did Parise and Suter sign elsewhere, but the...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 11:52 AM
Turns out you can find Michael Jordan at Michael Jordan’s Steak House after all.
The NBA legend has been spotted at his restaurant somewhat regularly since it opened in September 2011, including on Friday. Jordan was also there August 20 (he...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 7:40 PM
With enough force to draw a 10-minute misconduct, the best sports marketing department in Chicago consistently hammers us with how we should define the Blackhawks.
Not 101 points.
So when Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowman urged...