| Jan 29, 2014
| 7:40 PM
Curie’s Cliff Alexander, Young’s Jahlil Okafor and Marian Catholic’s Tyler Ulis all have stated strong cases to become Illinois’ Mr. Basketball in 2014.
All three can add McDonald’s All-American to their resumes.
| Jan 31, 2014
| 8:52 AM
Travon Biggs, a.k.a. the Bop King of the World, a.k.a. the Fastest Legs on the West Side, a.k.a. the originator of the Kemo Step, a.k.a. Lil' Kemo, walked up his unplowed street in North Lawndale the other day, sneakers sliding sideways in the slush....
| Feb 2, 2014
| 6:07 AM
There will likely be over one hundred million viewers watching Sunday when pop star Bruno Mars follows in the footsteps of Michael Jackson, Paul McCartney, U2 and Madonna and headlines the Super Bowl halftime show. The Super Bowl is expected to be the...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 9:46 PM
PHOENIX — Mike Dunleavy either doesn't do social media or is very into game preparation.
After Tuesday night's victory over the Suns, the Bulls' forward claimed he hadn't heard that Kings center DeMarcus Cousins called him "a clown" late Monday...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 6:58 PM
If focus is the problem, maybe the defending Stanley Cup champions will get the Ducks' minds on winning a hockey game again.
"Does it help? I don't think it ever helps to play Chicago," Ducks center Ryan Getzlaf said. "That's going to be a big test...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 4:09 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Any fallout from Carlos Boozer saying he would like to play fourth-quarter minutes matters not to coach Tom Thibodeau, who would play Benny the Bull if he thought it offered the best chance at victory.
"This is four years now; I'...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 11:13 PM
Ducks Coach Bruce Boudreau tried to soften the sting of his team's swoon toward the Olympic break Wednesday night after a fourth loss in five home games.
"There's a lot of teams that would like to be in our position now," Boudreau said. "We're going...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 6:27 AM
No animal products? No problem.
R&B mega-star Beyonce Knowles appeared to stick to her much-publicized vegan diet while in Chicago for her concert at the United Center, visiting vegan-friendly Karyn’s Cooked in River North Friday and Saturday....
| Jan 26, 2014
| 1:40 AM
CHICAGO -- Benson Henderson wants his title back. He took another step toward it Saturday night.
UFC's No. 1 lightweight contender won a split decision over Josh Thomson in the five-round main event of the UFC on Fox 10. The 30-year-old's speed and...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 10:22 PM
CHICAGO — It sounds simplistic, but the axiom reflected how the Clippers shot down the defense-oriented Chicago Bulls, 112-95, Friday night at the United Center.
"Let's be honest," Clippers Coach Doc Rivers said. "It's a make-miss league."
| Jan 19, 2014
| 1:53 PM
You probably thought you'd seen everything a Blackhawks Bruins game had to offer when these teams met in the 2013 Stanley Cup Final.
Not only did Sunday's rematch at the United Center end in a shootout—which, of course, is impossible...