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  • Prep roundup: Sycamore loses close one to Burlington Central

    In a three-day span, the Sycamore softball team plays two games against teams in its regional.The fi ...
    May 2, 2015 - 8:42 pm
  • Soccer: Russell key cog in Indian Creek's success this year

    A speedy midfielder on the outside, injuries pressed Madison Russell into an expanded role as the center mid.
    May 2, 2015 - 7:34 pm
  • Brown selected in 7th round by Chiefs

    The Kansas City Chiefs selected former Northern Illinois Da'Ron Brown in the seventh round of the NFL Draft on Saturday.
    May 2, 2015 - 8:26 pm
  • Biancalana, Brasick enter HOF

    Al Biancalana is still in the thick of his career. Bill Brasick is far removed from his playing days.
    May 2, 2015 - 3:26 pm
  • Chicago Blackhawks beat Wild in Game 1 of Western semifinals

    CHICAGO – Teuvo Teravainen broke a tie with his first playoff goal and the Blackhawks beat the Minnesota Wild, 4-3, Friday night in Game 1 of the West ...
    May 2, 2015 - 10:53 am
  • Jose Quintana gives Chicago White Sox solid outing in loss to Minnesota Twins

    MINNEAPOLIS – Jose Quintana gave the Chicago White Sox a solid outing from a starter for the first time in three games. However, the offense couldn't ...
    May 1, 2015 - 11:58 pm
  • Jon Lester gets 1st win with Chicago Cubs

    CHICAGO – Jon Lester was glad to finally get his first win with the Cubs. Lester pitched seven score ...
    May 2, 2015 - 12:01 am
  • Hub Arkush: Another good day for Chicago Bears' GM Ryan Pace

    Days 2 and 3 of the NFL draft are when general managers and scouts really earn their pay, and Day 2 for the Bears started out with a bang but ended wi ...
    May 2, 2015 - 12:10 am
  • Prep track and field: Sycamore wins Gib Seeger Track and Field Classic, DeKalb takes third

    SYCAMORE — Coming into the 2015 Gib Seeger Track and Field Classic at Sycamore on Friday night, Spartan head coach Pete Piccony did not know exactly w ...
    May 1, 2015 - 11:44 pm
  • Prep softball: DeKalb uses big first inning to blow past Sycamore

    DeKALB – By the time DeKalb pitcher Morgan Newport stepped into the circle for the first time on Friday against Sycamore, the Barbs already gave her m ...
    May 2, 2015 - 12:06 am
  • Hub Arkush: A few names for the Chicago Bears in Round 2 of the NFL Draft

    Ryan Pace is really excited about Kevin White! ...
    May 1, 2015 - 8:01 am
  • Hub Arkush: Drafting Kevin White shows Bears GM Ryan Pace gets it

    CHICAGO – Ryan Pace and Kevin White will be linked forever in Bears history.Think about it for a min ...
    May 1, 2015 - 12:25 am
  • Dunleavy scores 20, Bulls clobber Bucks to advance

    MILWAUKEE – The Chicago Bulls finally delivered a knockout blow to the Milwaukee Bucks — not literally, although it sure seemed to come close at times ...
    May 1, 2015 - 12:22 am
  • Sale tagged for career-high 9 runs in loss to Twins

    MINNEAPOLIS – Chicago White Sox ace Chris Sale breezed through his first meeting with Minnesota on April 12 and most of the 16 appearances against the ...
    May 1, 2015 - 12:49 am
  • Wild look for playoff breakthrough against Blackhawks

    CHICAGO – Five games in 2013, a small speed bump in Chicago's run to the Stanley Cup title. Six games in 2014, a more difficult challenge for the Blac ...
    May 1, 2015 - 12:18 am
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