| Oct 5, 2014
| 3:04 PM
The stall nearest the door in the Blackhawks' dressing room at their practice facility belonged to Nick Leddy the last couple of years.
On Sunday, Leddy's nameplate had been replaced by rookie Trevor van Riemsdyk's as the team moved on without a key...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 2:59 PM
With a 4 p.m. NHL roster deadline looming Tuesday, the Blackhawks pared down to a 23-man lineup compliant with the salary cap. The team will enter the regular season, which starts Thursday, with 13 forwards, eight defensemen and two goalies.
| Oct 4, 2014
| 5:12 PM
As the USA Women's Sled Hockey spent time training in Connecticut this weekend, the focus was somewhat divided.
The team is preparing for the first IPC Ice Sledge Hockey Women's International Championship Nov. 7-9 in Ontario. It's a marquee tournament...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 12:34 PM
Her mother comes to her on good days and bad.
The dragonflies that flit above the marshlands.
The out-of-place, red heart shape outlined in the dark green leaf she found at the zoo.
They're all signs from your mother, her Aunt Nancy has told her...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 5:37 PM
Todd McNair is not coaching college or pro football, but the former USC assistant is trying to keep his hand in the sport.
As the defamation lawsuit he filed against the NCAA three years ago makes its way through the court system, McNair is drawing up...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 3:14 PM
You think Marine Corps boot camp is tough? In the old days it was much tougher. Drill instructors often corrected recruits by kicking them, punching them or hitting them with sticks. Broken jaws and bloody noses were not unusual.
But in 1957, the...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 6:29 PM
Gabe Feldman, director of the Sports Law Program at Tulane University, said potential discipline for Clippers owner Donald Sterling in the wake of racist remarks Sterling purportedly made would be limited to a suspension and a fine of up to $1 million....
| Apr 30, 2014
| 7:25 PM
If NBA owners ultimately vote to oust Donald Sterling and the embattled Clippers boss decides to fight back, the resulting litigation could drag on for years and set a precedent for American professional sports, legal experts said Wednesday.
| May 1, 2014
| 4:40 PM
—Ravens running back Ray Rice rejected a plea offer Thursday that would spare him jail time on charges that he assaulted his then-fiancee, and instead asked the court to put him in a program under which he could eventually clear his record.
| Apr 12, 2014
| 6:46 PM
His final legislative session is over, but Gov. Martin O'Malley is unlikely to have a restful last nine months in office.
As he weighs whether to seek the Democratic nomination for president in 2016, political observers and those who have faced the same...
| May 22, 2014
| 5:56 PM
When my mom entered the University of Oregon in the late 1950s, a "housemother" made nightly doorjamb patrols after the 11 p.m. lights-out. Dorms were strictly segregated by gender, and opportunities for drinking alcohol and having sex were minimal...