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  • ‘He lived one [heck] of a life’

    Chuck Cuda had several brushes with greatness in his younger years.While attending Morton High Schoo ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 12:56 am
  • High school girls basketball: Dundee-Crown, Johnsburg gear up for sectional action

    Dundee-Crown’s girls basketball players raised up both hands – showing all 10 fingers – after Thursday’s Class 4A McHenry Regional championship victor ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 12:46 am
  • Record All-Star: Davis scores 52, West tops East

    NEW ORLEANS – Move over, Wilt. After 55 years, one of your records is no more.Anthony Davis took car ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 12:06 am
  • Kane leads Blackhawks to win in Buffalo homecoming

    BUFFALO, N.Y. – Patrick Kane felt a little sheepish for being a little too emotional during a fist-pumping celebration after extending Chicago's lead ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 10:30 pm
  • Zobrist enjoys perks of being World Series MVP

    MESA, Ariz. – When asked if there were any residual benefits to being the World Series MVP, Ben Zobrist didn’t hesitate. 
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 8:49 pm
  • Cubs notes: Maddon to ease starters into game action

    MESA, Ariz. – Cactus League games for the Cubs will begin Saturday, but don’t look for any of the big-name pitchers to see action in the first several ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 8:49 pm
  • Edmonton Oilers defeat Chicago Blackhawks

    CHICAGO (AP) — Cam Talbot came through again to help the Edmonton Oilers keep climbing in the standings.
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 12:11 am
  • PHOTOS: Prairie Ridge wins 3rd straight girls gymnastics state title

    The Prairie Ridge girls gymnastics team won its third straight IHSA state title Saturday at Palatine High School in Palatine.
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 12:12 am
  • PHOTOS: McHenry County wrestlers compete for high school wrestling state titles

    Two McHenry County-area wrestlers won state titles Saturday at the IHSA Class 2A state wrestling championship at the University of Illinois in Champai ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 12:10 am
  • High school wrestling: Crystal Lake Central's Lenny Petersen, Richmond-Burton's Gavin Sutton win state titles

    CHAMPAIGN – Gavin Sutton had waited long enough. The Richmond-Burton senior had waited through three years of near misses at the state tournament – th ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 12:15 am
  • Chicago Cubs Chairman Tom Ricketts wants team to be global brand

    MESA, Ariz. – Today the World Series. Tomorrow the world.That's how Cubs chairman Tom Ricketts sees ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 8:48 pm
  • High school girls gymnastics: Prairie Ridge co-op caps state 3-peat, adds 6 individual medals

    PALATINE – What Prairie Ridge accomplished Friday – with Nikki Baars’ all-around state title and securing its third consecutive state team championshi ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 7:30 pm
  • High school boys swimming: Huntley 10th at St. Charles East Sectional; Hagberg 7th in 500 free

    Maxwell Hagberg finished seventh in the 500-yard freestyle with a time of 5:00.30 to lead Huntley to 10th place in the team standings Saturday at the ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 6:37 pm
  • High school boys swimming: Cary-Grove co-op's 200 freestyle relay, Ethan Hare in 200 free make state

    BARRINGTON – All Cary-Grove co-op junior Cameron Castro could think about since last week's Fox Valley Conference Invitational was the Trojans' upcomi ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 12:17 am
  • High school wrestling: Harvard's Fiegel, Prairie Ridge's Fetzner finish 3rd; 10 locals on podium through consolation brackets

    CHAMPAIGN – Harvard wrestler Josh Fiegel wanted to bring a new perspective to his senior season. After placing fourth at state as a sophomore, Fiegel ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 5:26 pm
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