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  • Quintana paces Chicago White Sox to 7-1 win over Cardinals

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Melky Cabrera homered to back a strong outing from Jose Quintana, and the White Sox pulled away late to beat the St. Louis Cardinals, ...
    July 2, 2015 - 1:56 am
  • Chicago Blackhawks agree to 5-year extension with C Artem Anisimov

    CHICAGO (AP) — The past couple days have been quite a whirlwind for Artem Anisimov. Same for the Chicago Blackhawks.
    July 2, 2015 - 12:14 am
  • Chicago Cubs score 2 in 11th, blank slumping Mets again

    NEW YORK (AP) — Starlin Castro and the Chicago Cubs aren't scoring much lately. No need to against the New York Mets.
    July 1, 2015 - 11:56 pm
  • Take 2: Charging NIU students may not be answer, but something has to be done to boost football attendance

    Daily Chronicle sports editor Eddie Carifio and sports reporter Jesse Severson spend their days covering the area’s sports scene. Occasionally, they g ...
    July 1, 2015 - 11:59 pm
  • Ex-Illinois women's basketball players sue school, coach

    URBANA – Seven former University of Illinois women's basketball players have sued the university, accusing coach Matt Bollant and a former assistant o ...
    July 1, 2015 - 1:20 pm
  • Chris Sale ties strikeout record, Chicago White Sox edge St. Louis Cardinals in 11th

    ST. LOUIS – Chris Sale matched a major league record by striking out at least 10 in eight straight starts, and the Chicago White Sox outlasted the St. ...
    June 30, 2015 - 11:09 pm
  • U.S. heads to World Cup final with win over Germany

    MONTREAL – Carli Lloyd remembers putting the ball on its spot and shutting out the noise of more than 51,000 anxious fans.
    June 30, 2015 - 10:43 pm
  • Chicago Blackhawks trade Brandon Saad to Columbus Blue Jackets

    CHICAGO – The Chicago Blackhawks said all along that Brandon Saad would be back next season.Right up ...
    June 30, 2015 - 10:34 pm
  • New NIU women's head coach Carlsen led Division II Lewis over Huskies last season

    DeKALB – If you can’t beat ‘em, hire ‘em.When Northern Illinois athletic director Sean Frazier annou ...
    June 30, 2015 - 2:38 pm
  • NIU's Sean Frazier on new women's basketball coach Lisa Carlsen: 'She's a winner'

    DeKALB – When Northern Illinois athletic director Sean Frazier introduced Lisa Carlsen as the newest women’s basketball coach on Tuesday morning, one ...
    June 30, 2015 - 11:03 pm
  • Genoa-Kingston's Tommy Lucca sprains MCL, out 4-6 weeks

    When Genoa-Kingston star point guard Tommy Lucca went down with a knee injury during a summer league game last week, the Cogs had every right to fear ...
    June 30, 2015 - 12:03 am
  • NIU to name women's basketball coach Tuesday

    The Northern Illinois athletic program will name its women's basketball coach on Tuesday and documents obtained by the Daily Chronicle appear to show ...
    June 30, 2015 - 12:19 am
  • Jordan Lynch makes regular-season CFL debut

    Jordan Lynch made his regular-season CFL debut on Saturday night with the Edmonton Eskimos rushing two times for 17 yards, including a 13-yard scrambl ...
    June 30, 2015 - 12:22 am
  • Martinez paces Cardinals to win, sweep of Cubs

    ST. LOUIS – Carlos Martinez was stingy before and after a lengthy rain delay, and the St. Louis Cardinals hit a season-high six doubles to sweep the C ...
    June 29, 2015 - 12:39 am
  • Hub Arkush: Chicago Bears LB Mason Foster a player to watch this summer

    I’ve spent my late winters and springs in recent years talking to as many NFL general managers, coaches and scouts as possible about players currently ...
    June 28, 2015 - 11:43 pm
  • Reader Poll

    Was re-establishing relations with Cuba the right decision for the U.S.?
    Yes, it was time
    Yes, if it brings about change
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