| Sep 24, 2013
| 11:18 AM
Abracadabra, the Bears are 3-0.
If the season ended today, the Bears would be in a three-way tie with New Orleans and Seattle for home-field advantage in the NFC. Congratulations. Of course, NFL seasons don't typically end after three weeks. And it's...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 11:06 PM
Soccer--Premier League, Aston Villa at Norwich, 6:40 a.m. (NBCSN); Premier League, Tottenham at Cardiff, 8:55 a.m. (NBCSN); Premier League, Fulham at Chelsea, 11:25 a.m. (NBCSN); MLS, Seattle at Los Angeles, 7:30 p.m. (NBCSN)...
| Sep 17, 2013
While it's less than halfway through the golf season, Benet and Naperville North — considered among the best in the western suburbs and expected to meet in the state tournament — have become quite familiar with each other, including...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 11:19 PM
Tennis--U.S. Open, 11 a.m. (ESPN2), 7 p.m. (ESPN)
College Football--Florida Atlantic at East Carolina, 6:30 p.m. (FS1)
NFL Football--Baltimore Ravens at Denver Broncos, 7:30 p.m. (NBC)
| Aug 11, 2013
WHAT THEY ARE: Also known as anabolic-androgenic steroids, they are drugs that mimic the effects of the body's naturally produced testosterone.
WHAT THEY DO: They build muscle (anabolic effects) and cause the development of masculine characteristics...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 12:43 PM
The sports page is looking a lot more like the business page these days, in case you hadn't noticed, and the Cubs have spent the season making plenty of headlines that have little to do with the actual game of baseball.
"City OK's Plan For Giant Wrigley...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 12:01 PM
I'm trying to read the tea leaves about the Bulls, and it's not easy.
Our dear Bullies took small forward Tony Snell out of New Mexico and power forward Erik Murphy out of Florida in the NBA draft, which tells me nothing. Snell is a tall, athletic...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 8:23 AM
Saucon Valley High School preesnts "Anything Goes" Feb. 28- March 3. Producer Sal Ritz says this year's show brings a whole new production team to Saucon Valley. Ritz and production designer Beth Jensen still remain, but added to the team are...
| Feb 9, 2013
| 7:12 PM
There was a time, not so long ago, when members of the athletic community were viewed as pillars of honesty and integrity.
The public gave them trust ratings much higher than those of elected representatives (not surprising) and even physicians. Those...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 10:46 PM
Role players are needed to contend for a championship, and that's what Valencia West Ranch High displayed Tuesday night, relying on its two usual standouts, Ako Kaluna and Kevin Harris, while also turning to unsung contributors in knocking off Newhall...
| May 28, 2013
| 5:49 PM
So the Blackhawks forced Game 7 against the hated Red Wings, and in the process completely demoralized Detroit. I'm not sure if you saw Game 6 on Monday, but if so you might have noticed Detroit fans in Joe Louis Arena streaming for the exits. With more...
| May 21, 2013
| 2:40 PM
I bought a Nate Robinson jersey this weekend because I'm not sure he'll be a Bull next year. You read that right. Because I don't think he'll be back, I bought his jersey.
This does not happen often. Chicago fans don't run out to buy as much merchandise...