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  • Rough week for Cubs ends with 6-1 loss to Marlins' Fernandez

    MIAMI – It's late June and the Cubs are in first place, which means it must be time to talk about averting a collapse.
    June 27, 2016 - 12:02 am
  • Sale pitches White Sox past Blue Jays, 5-2

    CHICAGO – Pitching on a hot, muggy afternoon against one of the majors' best lineups, Chris Sale made it look easy.
    June 27, 2016 - 12:00 am
  • KV Storm takes second place in 14U at Storm Dayz after five wins on Sunday

    SYCAMORE – Time ran out on the Kishwaukee Valley Storm. A charge up the lower bracket that lasted a ...
    June 26, 2016 - 11:48 pm
  • Cabrera, Frazier lead White Sox over Blue Jays

    CHICAGO – Called on to protect a one-run lead for the Chicago White Sox in the ninth inning, David Robertson sure made things interesting.
    June 25, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • Hein ready for dream race as he swims at U.S. Olympic trials

    DeKALB – Daniel Hein and his family traveled to Omaha, Nebraska four years ago to watch the Olympic swimming trials.
    June 25, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • Contreras helps Cubs end 4-game skid

    MIAMI – Rookie Willson Contreras homered and drove in three runs to help the Cubs break their longest losing streak of the season at four games by bea ...
    June 24, 2016 - 11:27 pm
  • KV Storm sends 14U, 16U into second day of Storm Dayz with two wins

    SYCAMORE – Now comes the fun part for the Kishwaukee Valley Storm 14U softball team.After advancing ...
    June 24, 2016 - 11:18 pm
  • NIU men's soccer: Huskies announce Miech as new assistant coach

    The Northern Illinois men's soccer team announced the hiring of Jesse Miech as an assistant coach on Thursday.
    June 24, 2016 - 9:43 am
  • NIU basketball: Former Huskie selected by Celtics in second round of NBA Draft

    Just before the second round of the NBA Draft came to a close on Thursday, a former Northern Illinois men's basketball player became the Boston Celtic ...
    June 24, 2016 - 9:36 am
  • 2 key hits by Giancarlo Stanton help Marlins beat Cubs 4-2

    MIAMI – Giancarlo Stanton homered in the fourth inning and singled home the go-ahead run with two outs in the eighth, helping the Miami Marlins send t ...
    June 24, 2016 - 12:17 am
  • White Sox miss chance for sweep, lose in 10 innings

    BOSTON – For the first time since he joined the White Sox, James Shields gave them a decent chance to win.
    June 24, 2016 - 12:14 am
  • Caron, KV Storm ready for anticipated Storm Dayz softball tournament

    MALTA – Olivia Caron used to love being between the lines during her softball career.Now she's getti ...
    June 23, 2016 - 8:21 pm
  • Prep girls basketball team: Team from Norway slated to play four local squads

    Johan Bergseth became a fan of Illinois basketball and the area high schools during his four years as a men's soccer player at Northern Illinois.
    June 23, 2016 - 7:42 pm
  • Former NIU men's soccer great aiding Norwegian girls hoops team in trip to U.S.

    Unlike Eddie Murphy, Johan Bergseth is “Coming Back to America,” or what he regards as his second home.
    June 24, 2016 - 12:45 am
  • Derrick Rose, former NBA MVP, traded from Chicago Bulls to New York Knicks

    NEW YORK – The New York Knicks acquired Derrick Rose from the Chicago Bulls on Wednesday, hoping the former NBA MVP can be their answer at point guard ...
    June 22, 2016 - 11:59 pm
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