WNBADream pull even in playoff seriesIn Rosemont, Ill., Angel McCoughtry scored a career-high 39 points, and the Atlanta Dream beat the Chicago Sky 92-83 on Sunday night...

Coach revisits Illini scandal in matchup

ROSEMONT, Ill. - The few dozen Illinois fans barely mustered a yawn, let alone...something. It's kind of silly really." Chicago regional All State Arena, Rosemont, Ill. - Wisconsin-Milwaukee vs. Illinois, 7:27 p.m. - Arizona...

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Russian remains undefeated

ROSEMONT, Ill. - He is the largest heavyweight champion ever and is closing in on Rocky Marciano's perfect record, yet Nikolai Valuev...

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Illini show champion's spirit

ROSEMONT, Ill. - Deron Williams looked up at the scoreboard, frowned and shook his head. Down 15 with four minutes to go, Illinois...

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Tearful Payton needs liver transplant

ROSEMONT, Ill. -- Walter Payton, gaunt, tearful and barely resembling the dashing, durable Chicago Bears' Hall of Famer who rushed...

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League a step ahead

ROSEMONT, Ill. - The NFL's whistle-blower system of protecting players from being pressured to take the field with a concussion will...

Vargas eyes rest, De La Hoya

ROSEMONT, Ill. - With his left cheek swollen after Saturday's victory, Fernando Vargas is looking forward to rest and a possible rematch...

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Selig's tenure extended through 2006

ROSEMONT, Ill. -- Commissioner Bud Selig's term was extended Tuesday through December 2006, a unanimous vote of confidence by baseball...

Tagliabue blames unusual season on injuries, retirements

ROSEMONT, Ill. -- The NFL has a new spin for a new story. The reason the 1999 season is "unusual," to use commissioner Paul Tagliabue's...

One-two punch carries Illini to regional final

ROSEMONT, Ill. - Containing Deron Williams is no easy feat. When backcourt mate Dee Brown is on his game, too, playing Illinois is...

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