| May 23, 2014
| 3:58 PM
| Apr 29, 2014
| 4:43 PM
An overwhelming majority of NBA teams would vote for Donald Sterling to sell the Clippers, according to comments made Tuesday by numerous owners around the league.
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver does not have the power alone to force Sterling to sell...
| May 3, 2014
| 5:51 PM
As part of the NBA's sweeping sanctions against Clippers owner Donald Sterling over his controversial racial remarks, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver is urging the league's other owners to push for the Clippers' sale.
Silver said that if three-quarters...
| May 3, 2014
| 6:03 PM
In Chicago, reasonable people would agree only one head coach commands more respect than Tom Thibodeau. He wears a mustache and two Stanley Cup championship rings that distinguish him.
In the NBA, in terms of reputation, only two head coaches compare to...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 12:47 PM
All that bullpen depth, and you would have thought the Dodgers would get something for their overflow.
But it was nothing doing, and on Wednesday they lost both Javy Guerra and Seth Rosin to waiver claims.
Guerra, their ex-closer who saved 21 games in...
| Feb 9, 2014
Mary Frances Veeck had to think about the question for a few seconds: How would her late husband of 35 years, the legendary baseball executive Bill Veeck, handle being 100 years old?
"Bill at 100?" she finally responded during a recent phone interview...
| Jul 28, 2013
For fans, Rocky Wirtz's arrival in 2007 as head of the Blackhawks was unexpected.
His brother, Peter, was the senior vice president of the team and seemingly groomed over two decades while Rocky managed the family's wholesale wine, beer and spirits...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 6:22 PM
When Michael Reinsdorf wanted to work for his father's sports teams fresh out of the University of Arizona, his dad said no. Almost two decades later, Bulls chairman Jerry Reinsdorf did the asking.
The conversation didn't last long.
The son responded:...
| Oct 5, 2012
Gov. Pat Quinn's choice to run the state agency that oversees the financial operations of U.S. Cellular Field filed for bankruptcy three years ago after racking up $102,500 in debt, mainly from credit cards, court records show.
The revelation follows...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 7:24 AM
I’m still waiting for confirmation from the Elias Sports Bureau, but I believe that Tom Ricketts now leads the Chicago Owners League in negotiating errors.
It’s hard to think he surpassed Michael McCaskey in such a short time, but the...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 5:07 PM
White Sox Chairman Jerry Reinsdorf and former Gov. Jim Thompson are asking a federal judge to dismiss the lawsuit brought against them by the former head of the Illinois Sports Facilities Authority, arguing among other things that the First Amendment does...
| Jun 23, 2013
The White Sox have had three home ballparks: South Side Park (1901-1910), the original Comiskey Park (1910-1990) and new Comiskey Park (1991-2003), since renamed U.S. Cellular Field (2003-present). Two weeks ago, we shared 10 things about Wrigley Field....