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  • Men's basketball: Huskies storm past Toledo on late 3s

    Trailing by three with a minute to play, junior Travon Baker and senior Anthony Johnson each knocked down a 3-pointer in the final minute as the North ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 12:40 am
  • Women's basketball: Ally Lehman sparks Huskies' first win over Chippewas since 2011

    DeKALB – There would be no heartbreak at the buzzer this time for the Northern Illinois women's basketball team.
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 12:35 am
  • No. 4 Indian Creek tops No. 1 Hinckley-Big Rock

    HINCKLEY – Something about the Hinckley-Big Rock gymnasium brings out the best in the Indian Creek boys basketball team.
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 12:03 am
  • Photos: Potential Chicago Bears NFL draft targets at the combine

    Check out this photo gallery of potential Chicago Bears NFL draft targets at the combine ... ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 1:52 pm
  • VIEWS: Hopefully not an obit on Rose's career

    I had the same reaction.Even as a Boston Celtics fan, I grimaced and tilted my heat.“Derrick Rose ha ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 9:24 am
  • Blackhawks lose Kane to injury, top Panthers in shootout

    CHICAGO – The Chicago Blackhawks lost Patrick Kane to an injury in the first period and then blew a two-goal lead before escaping with a 3-2 shootout ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 10:57 pm
  • Chicago Bulls' Derrick Rose out again with knee injury, needs surgery

    CHICAGO – Bulls point guard Derrick Rose will have surgery to repair a meniscus tear in his right knee.
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 9:06 am
  • Video: Hub Arkush and Nate Atkins on Chicago Bears roster construction

    Chicago Football's Hub Arkush and Nate Atkins take a look at potential free agent and draft pick roster fillers for the Chicago Bears.
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 5:22 pm
  • Lawyer says Ernie Banks worth $16,000, judge demands details

    CHICAGO – A probate judge requested details about Ernie Banks' assets after an attorney for his former caregiver said the Hall of Famer had just $16,0 ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 1:56 pm
  • NIU men's basketball: Armstead brothers reunited as Huskies teammates

    In the days after the 2011 state championship, the Armstead brothers thought it was over.After a lif ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 12:40 am
  • Jose Abreu faces greater expectations in 2nd Chicago White Sox season

    GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Now that he has established himself as a big league star, Jose Abreu faces greater expectations.
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 12:35 am
  • Jon Lester ready to help Chicago Cubs take step toward a winning culture

    MESA, Ariz. – Jon Lester has been through this before.He knows all about a desperate fans base going ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 12:32 am
  • Girls basketball: Poor shooting dooms Sycamore in sectional semifinal loss

    HAMPSHIRE – For the second year in a row, the Sycamore girls basketball team's season ended in the sectional semifinals.
    Feb. 23, 2015 - 11:45 pm
  • NIU men can't overcome first half struggles in loss to Eastern Michigan

    DEKALB – With the Northern Illinois men's basketball team trailing by four midway through the first half, Eastern Michigan distanced itself from the H ...
    Feb. 22, 2015 - 10:57 pm
  • WRESTLING: Malone takes third, Kaneland duo also medal

    As he looked out and saw his family after celebrating taking third in the Class 2A State Wrestling Championship in Champaign, that's when it hit Chris ...
    Feb. 22, 2015 - 10:52 pm
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