| Oct 27, 2013
| 4:25 PM
How will this year's Bulls team do with Derrick Rose back? Can the team make a leap into the "genuine contender" category, or will their style of play lead to more injuries at just the wrong time? Will the team make a trade or stand pat?
These are the...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 12:16 PM
I'm not sure if anybody in Chicago has heard about this, but apparently Derrick Rose is back playing basketball again.
Remember Derrick Rose? Little fast strong guy who won the NBA MVP a few years ago and then tore an important knee ligament? Wears No....
| Oct 15, 2013
| 12:58 PM
Naperville Central hosted the IHSA boys 3A sectional tournament at the Springbrook Golf Course on Monday—but the Naperville teams didn't get any boost from the home-course advantage. In the tournament that determined which teams and players would...
| 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...
| 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...