| Aug 22, 2014
| 4:48 PM
Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Jerry Reinsdorf stopped by the 120 Sports studios Friday afternoon, touting the digital sports network for breathing new life into Harpo Studios and creating nearly 200 jobs for Chicago.
The 24/7 network, which went live in June,...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 5:59 AM
For openers ...
Santonio Holmes, Brandon Marshall and Martellus Bennett walk into a huddle.
It sounds like the beginning of an NFL joke, doesn’t it, given the colorful and often combustible pasts and personalities of all three receivers....
| Aug 19, 2014
| 9:06 PM
One of Chicago White Sox Chairman Jerry Reinsdorf's greatest assets is he does what he believes he should without worrying much about what others think. This also, at times, is his greatest liability. Critics aren't always wrong.
The same man who pushed...
| Jul 27, 2014
Braves pitcher Tom Glavine said he expects to talk longer during his acceptance speech Sunday than former teammate Greg Maddux, who will go first during the Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony.
"He and I and Frank (Thomas) were talking a little...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 7:05 PM
Major League Baseball tried to elect a new fearless leader Thursday. And for a while in the tradition of outgoing commissioner Bud Selig's decision to let an All-Star game end in a tie it appeared they might choose no one.
Finally, after a long day of...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 4:36 PM
The 1990 White Sox were challenging the World Series champion A's in the final year of old Comiskey Park, and their Double-A first baseman was waiting to join the fun.
"I'm a laid-back guy," Birmingham's Frank Thomas told the Tribune. "I spend most of...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 7:28 PM
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. — Several years ago, Karen Katz walked into her son's parent-teacher day at his preschool in Lincolnshire expecting to have a conversation about 4-year-old Joey.
But when Katz introduced herself as Joey's mom, she got a...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 7:30 PM
Derrick Rose arrived first, entering the United Center shortly after 9 a.m. Tuesday for a scheduled workout and rehabilitation session.
Joakim Noah was next, sauntering through a parking lot shortly after noon in baggy shorts.
A stretch luxury vehicle...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 12:05 AM
Major League Baseball owners have not had to worry about electing a new commissioner since 1992, when Milwaukee Brewers owner Bud Selig was named on an interim basis to succeed the ousted Fay Vincent.
Six years later, Selig was named to baseball's top...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 6:31 PM
The United Center signage that greeted Carmelo Anthony featured the All-Star free agent in his preferred headband, an item typically banned by the Bulls.
The post-dinner conversation between Anthony, Hall of Famer Scottie Pippen and Bulls Chairman Jerry...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 9:34 PM
A wild Wednesday passed with the NBA's free-agent moratorium ending, LeBron James' future in limbo, Carmelo Anthony likely announcing his return to the Knicks on Thursday and the Bulls focused on Pau Gasol.
Twitter somehow survived.
Though the Bulls...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 6:39 PM
The Bulls and Derrick Rose agree on this: Both would love to add Carmelo Anthony. And the quicker Rose's headlines are basketball-related, the better for all.
After two seasons dominated by knee injuries, Rose found himself back in the news Friday....