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  • Cubs bring retiring catcher Ross to tears with Wrigley tribute

    CHICAGO — The Cubs surprised David Ross with a touching video tribute before Friday’s series-opener against the Cardinals that brought the retiring catcher (and plenty of fans who’ve seen it) to tears. To an amazing teammate and an even better person. Congratulations, @D_Ross3! #YearLongRetirementParty — Chicago Cubs (@Cubs) September 23, 2016 Even though he’s only been with the Cubs for two seasons, Ross is admired by players and fans alike for his sense of humor and leadership in the […]

  • Bears’ Charles Tillman out for season with triceps injury

    By Rich Campbell, Chicago Tribune reporter The Chicago Bears plan to put starting cornerback Charles Tillman on the season-ending injured reserve list because of the right triceps injury he suffered in Sunday’s win over the San Francisco 49ers, a person with knowledge of the situation confirmed. ESPN first reported the news. The Bears have neither confirmed the injury nor their intent to make the roster transaction. Coach Marc Trestman is not scheduled to meet with reporters until Tuesday afternoon. Tillman’s […]

  • Bears beat Eagles 34-28 in preseason opener

    Jay Cutler postgame comments

  • Blackhawks’ Keith captures Norris Trophy

    By Chris Kuc Tribune reporter LAS VEGAS — Not long after capturing the Norris Trophy in 2010, Duncan Keith took a look at the names attached to it and something stood out to the Blackhawks defenseman. “I was kind of surprised to see some of the players who have only won it once,” Keith said Tuesday at the NHL Awards in Las Vegas. “There are some really good players, a lot of guys I grew up idolizing. It goes to […]

  • Catalyst Golf – Lexus Long Drive

    Catalyst Golf – Lexus Long Drive

    January 26, 2014

  • Bears sign 5-time Pro Bowl safety Wilson

    By Rich Campbell, Tribune reporter The Chicago Bears on Monday deepened their competition at the safety position by signing five-time Pro Bowler Adrian Wilson to a one-year contract, the team said. Wilson, who turns 35 in October, enters the Bears’ safety competition after the team’s offseason program concluded last week. Incumbent starter Chris Conte missed offseason practices while recovering from shoulder surgery. Coach Marc Trestman when asked last Thursday was not certain about Conte’s availability for the start of training […]

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    Anthony to Become Free Agent

    By K.C. Johnson, Tribune reporter 1:22 p.m. CDT, June 22, 2014 All-Star forward Carmelo Anthony will exercise the opt-out clause in his New York Knicks contract and become an unrestricted free agent on July 1, a league source confirmed Sunday. Multiple outlets also reported the expected development. Knicks President Phil Jackson had publicly revealed he asked Anthony to consider opting in for the final year of his deal to give the organization a one-year trial under new management that includes […]

  • Par 3 Help from Peter Longo

    Peter Longo Provides Help with Par 3’s

    Peter Longo/The King of Clubs

  • White Sox Game Notes For Wednesday vs. Detroit

    * A win tonight would pull the Chicago White Sox back to .500 for the 21st time this season, the most in the majors. (KC and Texas next with 16). * Only one active manager (Ryne Sandberg of the Phillies with 2,164) appeared in more games as a player than the managers of these two teams. Robin Ventura was in 2,079 games and Brad Ausmus played in 1,971. * The ninth inning has been great for the White Sox (+14 […]

  • Cubs Game Notes For Monday @ Pittsburgh

    * Since 2013, the Pirates are 9-4 at home against the Cubs including winning two-of-three at the beginning of this season. Pittsburgh’s 9-4 record at home against the Cubs is its third-best home record versus any National League opponent during this time. * After losing six of their previous nine games (eight road games), the Cubs have won six of their last eight (six home games). In these last eight games, Chicago has hit five triples and nine home runs. […]