| Sep 9, 2014
| 7:41 PM
As the Ray Rice story continues to command our attention, and sadden us, these were among the events of the day:
*Rice's wife, Janay, spoke out via Instagram. "No one knows the pain the media and unwanted [opinions] from the public has caused my family....
| Aug 27, 2014
| 11:57 AM
Now seems like as good of a time as any for GQ to release a list of “The 25 biggest sleazeballs in sports.” There has been an unusually high number of repulsive sports figures in the news lately who we wish would just go away, or at least stop...
| Aug 24, 2014
In predicted order of finish
COACH| Jeremy Blunt (second full season, 18-3 after taking over in Week 5 of 2012)
2013| 10-2, 9-0 (lost to King's Fork in 4A South quarterfinal)
Last time not in playoffs| 2000
| Aug 23, 2014
| 5:54 PM
Coach: Victor Floyd
Last year: 3-8
Top players: LB-FB Trey Davis (Sr., 6-1, 200), OL-DL Marcus Bryant (Jr., 6-1, 245), QB Cameron Stroud (Jr., 5-11, 170), RB Matthew Tillman (Sr., 5-9, 175), WR Lamar Phillips (Jr., 6-4, 185)
| Aug 25, 2014
| 6:10 AM
Bruton’s first team outscored both Windsor and Mathews by one touchdown to none. Panthers coach Reggie Jones saw lots he liked in the scrimmage.
“We were more focused and disciplined than in our first scrimmage,” he said....
| Sep 6, 2014
| 5:43 PM
Games at 7:30 unless noted
Friday, Aug. 29
Chicago Public-Inter City 2
Hirsch at Gage Park, 4:15
Kelly at Farragut, 4:15
Kennedy at Bronzeville, 4:15
Mooseheart at Hiawatha, 7
Rockford Christian Life at...
| Sep 13, 2014
| 4:41 PM
Libertyville will not formally celebrate the 10th anniversary of its 2004 Class 7A title this fall because the team was honored during former coach Randy Kuceyeski's retirement in 2011.
Instead, the Wildcats are creating their own fun.
| Sep 11, 2014
| 7:40 PM
HAMPTON — Coming into Thursday night, Kecoughtan High was 2-0 for the third consecutive football season. After a 42-7 win over Denbigh at Darling Stadium, the Warriors are 3-0 for the first time since 2002 — which is also the last time they...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 7:21 PM
Follow along on Twitter @ChiTribPreps. Get all the scores here. At a game? Send updates using hashtag #TribFB on Twitter. Miss something last week? Find it all here.
Mike Helfgot breaks down this week's top games here.
No. 8 St. Rita 14,...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 5:02 PM
Every player reaches some kind of crossroads, and Magic forward Tobias Harris is looking both ways as he steps into the 2014-15 season.
Harris will get an idea how the Magic value him, perhaps before the regular season begins. The deadline for rookie-...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 12:32 PM
Lakers fans might not be especially familiar with the NBA draft lottery.
With multiple injuries and a 16-28 record, the Lakers have the seventh-worst record in the league.
A full 8½ games behind eighth-place Dallas (25-20) -- technically 9½ since...