Sports

  • Musick: Win or lose, Cubs passion at Wrigley endures

    CHICAGO –Greg Fizdale is about to become a father. Fizdale’s wife, Leslie, is eight months pregnant ...
    April 5, 2014 - 12:03 am
  • Grimm scores twice in Cogs’ win

    The Genoa-Kingston girls soccer team defeated Rockford Christian Life, 3-1, Friday at home.Junior As ...
    April 7, 2014 - 1:59 pm
  • Playing indoors not a problem for experienced DeKalb softball team

    DeKALB – After the DeKalb softball team’s scheduled game against Streamwood was canceled Friday morning because of inclement weather, the Barbs were o ...
    April 4, 2014 - 11:22 pm
  • Bears S Conte has shoulder surgery

    LAKE FOREST – Bears safety Chris Conte had shoulder surgery in late March and will likely be out at least until the start of training camp, the team s ...
    April 3, 2014 - 11:46 pm
  • Lindstrom blows save, White Sox lose to Twins

    CHICAGO – Matt Lindstrom's second outing as Chicago White Sox closer didn't go as well as his first.
    April 3, 2014 - 11:46 pm
  • Wrigley Field opens 100th anniversary season

    CHICAGO – The celebration for Wrigley Field's 100th anniversary begins with a visit from an old friend.
    April 3, 2014 - 11:45 pm
  • Cubs edge Pirates to pick up first win

    PITTSBURGH – The weary Chicago Cubs' bullpen needed a break. New manager Rick Renteria needed a win.
    April 3, 2014 - 11:44 pm
  • Ricketts considering selling share of Chicago Cubs

    CHICAGO – The owners of the Chicago Cubs could sell minority shares in the team to help finance renovations at century-old Wrigley Field.
    April 3, 2014 - 11:41 pm
  • Blackhawks stop 3-game slide with win over Wild

    CHICAGO – Jonathan Toews was out. Same for Patrick Kane. Then the Chicago Blackhawks blew a lead in the final two minutes.
    April 3, 2014 - 11:40 pm
  • G-K soccer scores crucial win

    The Genoa-Kingston girls soccer team beat Rockford Lutheran, 2-1, Thursday at home, giving the Crusaders their second Big Northern Conference loss in ...
    April 3, 2014 - 11:32 pm
  • Lynch to work out privately for Bears

    There are days when Jordan Lynch waits for his cell phone to buzz, informing him that it's time to leave for practice, a weightlifting session or meet ...
    April 3, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • Thursday practice notes: Quarterback battle still even

    DeKALB – At the start of spring practice, Northern Illinois football coach Rod Carey said he thought his team's quarterback battle was even.
    April 3, 2014 - 5:34 pm
  • Stingily heads strong group at running back for NIU

    DeKALB – Kelton Copeland wants his job to be tough.Northern Illinois' second-year running backs coac ...
    April 3, 2014 - 11:36 pm
  • BC-BBN--Phillies-Cubs Opener,3rd Ld-Writethru

    CHICAGO (AP) — The celebration for Wrigley Field's 100th anniversary begins with a visit from an old friend.
    April 3, 2014 - 2:59 pm
  • Cubs edge Pirates 3-2 to pick up first win

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jason Hammel pitched two-hit ball into the seventh inning and the Chicago Cubs edged the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2 on Thursday for thei ...
    April 3, 2014 - 2:58 pm
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