Chicago Sports

Every company wants consistent profits. Every NFL football team wants to win the Super Bowl. Every MLB baseball team wants to win the World Series. Most people want to be successful. How do individuals and teams reach the pinnacle of their field year after year?
The conventional narrative about Chicago today is that the Windy City and its restless mayor, Rahm Emanuel, have been on
Spring is finally here in Chicago, and while I'm still waiting for it to keep warming up a bit more so I can pack away my coats, I am thrilled to say goodbye to winter. Luckily the move is coinciding with spring and we will be able to fully enjoy the warm weather downtown this year!
I "didn't catch" any of the Stanley Cup final on Monday night, but I was fortunate enough to hear all about Chicago's victory from someone's air horn and impromptu illegal fireworks show.
Sports metaphors will be a mental tool I will use, too, as I fight to reclaim my health and well being. It's who I am. Waking up each morning and staring the clinical cancer talking points in the face, and the grim prospects that scenario presents, is not good for the mind. It immediately puts you on defense and beats you down. Not here not now. I am playing to win.
With the stripping of the American little league World Series title from Jackie Robinson West, one of the happiest sports and human interest stories of the past year became one of the saddest.
But perhaps the highlight is the refrain from Guay's "Deck the Halls" cover, which explains that these tongue-in-cheek carols
The Blackhawks will be ditching their practice of organist Frank Pellico playing "The Stripper" as women participate in the
In the years since the 1998 death of legendary Chicago Cubs broadcaster Harry Caray, his seventh-inning stretch tradition
Thanks in no small part to Greer's determination, Orr won the game 71-68. WATCH the ESPN segment on Greer, above. His game
Morgan Park leads by two at halftime, 25-23. Morgan Park is a second-half team. You expect either Kain, or Josh, to take over and put the championship away. You expect Morgan Park to become the fifth school to repeat at the Holiday Tournament.
When Maine South leads 22-25 at halftime, you don't panic because you're a South Sider. You panic because your story is in trouble. Maine South can't miss. They're well-coached and run smooth plays with first, second and third options.
Josh finishes with a career-high 37 points. He adds 19 rebounds and seven blocks. Morgan Park wins by 30 points. Josh gets
Shoot westward out of Chicago on I-290 and you'll hit Hillside in under 30 minutes. After the expressway, it's only a short
Registration for the 2014 Chicago Marathon opens on Wednesday, March 5 at 12 p.m. CT and closes on Monday, April 7 at 12
A year ago, Chicago-area figure skater Jason Brown was ranked the ninth-best figure skater in the nation, mired in the middle
Meanwhile, Cubs leadership is aware of and not surprised by the Clark backlash, but insists they remain confident that their
As the Chicago Tribune notes, Clark is designed to help create a family-friendly environment at Wrigley Field and will greet
Imagine how Rob felt, watching Jarrin. The point guard he saw walk away scored his rival's first points of the game, hitting
Billy Garrett Jr. plays at DePaul, proving himself one of the best freshman in the Big East, maybe the country. Kyle Davis