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  • Anisimov hat trick leads Blackhawks past Rangers

    CHICAGO (AP) — Artem Anisimov did his usual dirty work. He went to the front of the net and waited for an opportunity. He was rewarded with his first career hat trick — against one of his former teams, too. Anisimov scored three times in the third period, Nick Schmaltz had three assists and the Chicago Blackhawks cooled off the New York Rangers with a 6-3 victory Wednesday night. “The puck goes in and the puck finds me in front. […]

  • Rough night for Bulls in OKC

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Things are starting to click for the Oklahoma City Thunder. Russell Westbrook had 21 points and seven assists and the Thunder beat the Chicago Bulls 92-79 on Wednesday night for their third straight victory. Oklahoma City had high hopes coming into the season after trading for All-Stars Carmelo Anthony and Paul George, but the Thunder had lost four straight before getting things turned around to even their record at 7-7. “From here, we’re kind of gaining […]

  • Local PGA Juniors getting ready for big week

    The golf season is all but over here in Chicago, but for the Illinois PGA Junior team their most important week is ahead of them.  They’re getting ready for the National Championship matches this week in Scottsdale, AZ.  Dan Roan caught up with some of the team members last week as they were practicing at Cog Hill.

  • Dan Roan and Jarrett Payton on Bears loss to GB, and Miami’s win over ND

    Dan Roan and Jarrett Payton break down what went wrong for the Bears Sunday against the Packers and Jarrett talks about his big night Miami watching his alma mater beat Notre Dame.

  • Blackhawks rally to beat Hurricanes in OT

    RALEIGH, N.C. — Brandon Saad scored at 1:44 of overtime to give the Chicago Blackhawks a 4-3 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday night. Alex DeBrincat had two goals and Gustav Forsling also scored for Chicago, which rallied after falling behind 3-1. Anton Forsberg stopped 35 shots. Brock McGinn scored twice and Jeff Skinner also had a goal for Carolina. Scott Darling, who spent the previous three seasons with the Blackhawks, finished with 26 saves against his former team. […]

  • Giroux, Voracek lead Flyers to 3-1 win over Blackhawks

    PHILADELPHIA — Looking for a scoring boost, the Blackhawks reunited the top line that helped them win three of the last seven Stanley Cups. But it was the Flyers’ No. 1 unit that ruled on this night. Claude Giroux and Jakub Voracek each had a goal and two assists and linemate Sean Couturier also scored to lead Philadelphia over Chicago 3-1 on Thursday. Brian Elliott made 38 saves for the Flyers, who avenged last Wednesday’s 3-0 loss at Chicago while […]

  • Blackhawks mixing up lines to generate offense

    Blackhawks Head Coach Joel Quenneville is using the team’s three days off between games to do some significant tweaking of the team’s top line.  Jonathan Toews, Patrick Kane, and Patrick Sharp skated as the Hawks top line and barring a change between now and Thursday, they’ll be on the ice together Thursday night in Philadelphia.

  • Bulls rally, but fall short in Toronto

    TORONTO (AP) — Bobby Portis gave the Chicago Bulls a boost in his first game back from suspension. Just not enough to top DeMar DeRozan and the Toronto Raptors. DeRozan scored 24 points, Jonas Valanciunas had 21 points and 10 rebounds, and the Raptors beat Chicago 119-114 on Tuesday night for their first three-game winning streak over the Bulls since 2009. Portis had 21 points and 13 rebounds in his return after sitting out Chicago’s first eight games. “Bobby gave […]

  • Crawford, Blackhawks blank Flyers 3-0

    CHICAGO — Corey Crawford made 35 saves in his first shutout of the season, and the Chicago Blackhawks stopped a three-game slide with a 3-0 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Wednesday night. Artem Anisimov and Jonathan Toews scored 20 seconds apart in the second and Crawford took over from there, helping Chicago kill off three Philadelphia power plays in the last half of the game. Rookie Alex DeBrincat added an empty-net goal with 1:49 left in Crawford’s 22nd career […]

  • Peter Longo helps with the really short putts

    The King of Clubs, Peter Longo, stops by with a tip to help you make all of those really short putts.