| Dec 29, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Chicago Blackhawks winger Patrick Sharp will be playing in his 700th NHL game Monday night against the Nashville Predators at the United Center.
"I didn't realize it was 700; I thought it was another couple games," Sharp said. "That's a big number. It...
| Dec 31, 2014
| 2:13 PM
As we roll into a new concert season, here are my favorite shows from 2014:
1. DJ Spinn, July 19 at the Pitchfork Music Festival in Union Park: Only two months earlier, DJ Spinn's friend and fellow footwork pioneer DJ Rashad was found dead at age 34...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 6:38 PM
There were 10 men on the floor, but all eyes were on Derrick Rose and LaMarcus Aldridge.
Aldridge, the onetime Bulls draft pick, scored 21 points in the first quarter.
Rose turned back the clock, wowing the United Center crowd with sensational...
| Dec 14, 2014
| 8:06 AM
TV/radio: 7 p.m. Sunday; CSN, WGN-AM 720.
Storylines: The Hawks return home from a four-game trip to play the second of a back-to-back after falling to the Islanders 3-2 on Saturday night. The Hawks are 9-3-1 at the United Center. The Flames started the...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 10:11 AM
Defenseman Duncan Keith has an illness and will not be in the lineup when the Chicago Blackhawks face the Minnesota Wild on Tuesday night at the United Center.
Coach Joel Quenneville said the veteran "came in sick" and will miss his first game of the...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 10:45 AM
There was at least one Chicago athlete who was happy with how the Chicago Bears played against the New Orleans Saints on Monday night -- at least at the end.
After Tuesday's morning skate at the United Center in preparation for their game against the...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 3:40 PM
The North Carolina Tar Heels came to Chicago to face Ohio State in a made-for-television basketball event at the United Center that also featured Kentucky and Ohio State. As a proud Tar Heel graduate, my interest was all on the team in light blue.
| Dec 23, 2014
| 9:28 PM
The Blackhawks can count on one hand how many games they have been thoroughly outplayed this season.
Actually, they can use one finger.
"If we look at all year, this is one game that will stick out," coach Joel Quenneville said after the Jets...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 10:22 AM
Carmelo Anthony returned to the United Center Thursday for the first time since since the Chicago Bulls wined and dined him during July free agency.
Coach Tom Thibodeau enjoyed the opportunity to better get to know the Knicks star and offered nothing...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 9:55 PM
Carmelo Anthony's first trip to the United Center since the Bulls wined and dined him when he was a free agent in July recalled the 2010-11 season.
That's when the Bulls, after aggressively pursuing eventual Heat-bound LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and...
| Dec 25, 2014
| 6:47 AM
On the one hand, Carlos Boozer was synonymous with poor defense, constant chirping and sprayed-on hair.
On the other hand, he helped the Bulls win an average of 51.3 games per season. And, hey, it's Christmas.
So how will Bulls fans react to Boozer...