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  • Hub Arkush: Chicago Bears winning more but getting worse

    Yes, the Bears' two-game winning streak that’s moved their record to 5-6 has pushed them back into legitimate mathematical consideration for a playoff ...
    NEW: Nov. 23, 2014 - 6:11 pm
  • Lovie Smith makes return as Buccaneers visit Bears

    LAKE FOREST – The previous time Lovie Smith coached in Chicago, the Bears came away with a loss.He w ...
    Nov. 23, 2014 - 12:10 am
  • Lovie’s return could spell trouble for Chicago

    If Sunday’s meeting with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers comes down to Lovie Smith and/or Josh McCown, the Bears could be in trouble.
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 11:21 pm
  • Girls basketball roundup: Huntley edges St. Viator at Dundee-Crown tourney

    The Huntley girls basketball team stayed undefeated with a 47-46 victory over St. Viator on Saturday at the Dundee-Crown Thanksgiving Tournament in Ca ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 10:55 pm
  • Take 2: The blowouts continue for Cary-Grove, but would state title game loss ruin it?

    Cary-Grove defeated Libertyville on Saturday, 41-7, advancing to the state title game for the third time in six years. It sets up a rematch of the 200 ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 9:56 pm
  • High school girls swimming: Crystal Lake co-op's Tarazi 5th at IHSA final in 200 IM

    EVANSTON – It was not the result Crystal Lake co-op’s Valerie Tarazi wanted or dreamed about, but taking fifth in the 200-yard individual medley and n ...
    Nov. 23, 2014 - 12:28 am
  • High school football: Cary-Grove reserves playing a lot as Trojans continue to blowout opponents

    LIBERTYVILLE — For Cary-Grove, each win this season has ended in the same, non-dramatic fashion.Back ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 8:51 pm
  • DeFABO: Cary-Grove happy with win but far from finished

    LIBERTYVILLE— The celebration started with three minutes left on the clock.Hugs and congratulations ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 8:38 pm
  • High school football: Cary-Grove headed back to state final after beating Libertyville

    LIBERTYVILLE – The mood on Cary-Grove’s sideline was already upbeat in the third quarter as the Trojans held a comfortable lead.
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 8:33 pm
  • High school football: Cary-Grove reacts to state final berth on social media

    Nothing brings a community together quite like a winning football team. When Cary-Grove beat Liberty ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 10:32 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Woodstock stops Crystal Lake Central at Burlington Central tourney

    BURLINGTON – After tough losses to Oak Forest and Burlington Central, Woodstock girls basketball coach Jen Nichols-Hogle knew she had to make changes. ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 4:53 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Hononegah rallies past Crystal Lake South

    CARPENTERSVILLE – The Crystal Lake South girls basketball team was able to do on Saturday what no other team has accomplished so far in the Dundee-Cro ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 4:03 pm
  • High school football: Cary-Grove headed to 7A final after win over Libertyville

    LIBERTYVILLE – The Cary-Grove football team is headed back to the state final. And the Trojans did i ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 8:40 pm
  • Blazers rout short-handed Chicago Bulls

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Injuries and a scuffle overshadowed another strong effort by Portland's Damian Lillard.
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 4:15 am
  • High school girls basketball roundup: Cary-Grove defeats Elk Grove in LZ tourney

    Katie Barker scored 29 points to lead the Cary-Grove girls basketball team to a 50-34 victory over Elk Grove on Friday in the Lake Zurich Tournament a ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 10:54 pm
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