Blackhawks take 3-0 series lead against Wild

...PAUL, Minn. - Patrick Kane scored in the first period for Chicago, and Corey Crawford and the Blackhawks made the star's goal stand up for a 1-0 win over the Minnesota Wild on Tuesday.Chicago took a commanding 3-0 lead in the Western Conference semifinal...

Cavaliers cruise past Bulls, even series

...from the start and scored 33 points, Kyrie Irving added 21 and the Cleveland Cavaliers evened their semifinal series with Chicago with a 106-91 victory over the Bulls in Game 2 on Wednesday night.Donning his signature headband for the first time in...

Hammond brings own repertoire to Blind Willie festival stage

...recording artist in the '30s who moved to Chicago. He and a guy named Tampa Red were like fixtures in the Chicago blues scene and probably formed the first...were moving up from the Deep South to Chicago, and they helped finding homes for them...

Top WNBA players putting own interests ahead of the league's

...resting their bodies ? Fowles wants out of Chicago.Some of the players' leverage stems...requested a trade," Fowles said. "Chicago has done everything for me the past seven...but I felt ... I served my time in Chicago and I want to experience different things...

Rockets coach Kevin McHale rips team after lackluster performance

...a "stinger" in his shoulder late in Chicago's 99-92 win over the Cavaliers in...Eastern Conference semifinal series to Chicago, LeBron James and his teammates regrouped...in the opener.James, who has beaten Chicago in three different postseason series and...

Bruce Katz, organ back on road for Blind Willie Music Festival

...disc of 13 keyboard-drenched songs, two-thirds of them with Katz playing the Hammond B-3 organ, in styles that include Chicago blues and soul with hints of jazz."It's definitely where I am from," Katz said. "I could get even more eclectic...

Baseball game without fans was mistake

...entonces yo solo habia un ano de espanol en la escuela secundaria." BASEBALL: I thought it was foolish for Baltimore and the Chicago White Sox to play a game without fans last week.They should have treated it like the more common rainout or snowstorm or...

Hall of Famers steal show at NFL Draft

CHICAGO - The show stoppers Thursday night at the NFL Draft were two Hall of Famers: Jim Kelly and Dick Butkus.The legendary former...

Pair of quarterbacks head to contrasting situations

CHICAGO - Quarterbacks Bryce Petty and Brett Hundley found their way into the NFL on Day 3 of the draft Saturday ? heading to entirely...

Rangers even series with Capitals at 1-1

...Game 2 of the Western Conference semifinal series against the Chicago Blackhawks because of a lower-body injury.Fontaine was hurt...Haula, Jordan Schroeder, Sean Bergenheim and Ryan Carter.Chicago won Game 1 on Friday 4-3.