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  • High school boys basketball: Streamwood ends Crystal Lake South's season in Class 4A regional opener

    ALGONQUIN – Early in the third quarter of Monday night's Class 4A Jacobs Regional first-round game, Crystal Lake South senior Matt Meyers soared throu ...
    NEW: Feb. 27, 2017 - 11:43 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Hampshire wins, Huntley bows out in 4A regional quarterfinals

    ROCKFORD – Tre Powell's first two easy-slung, long-range 3-pointers gave Hampshire an early lead in Monday's regional quarterfinal, but it was the Whi ...
    NEW: Feb. 27, 2017 - 11:20 pm
  • Chicago Cubs pitcher Kyle Hendricks' breakout season still sinking in

    Quick. Who are the Cubs’ all-time pitching leaders in postseason games started? First, you have ...
    NEW: Feb. 27, 2017 - 11:02 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Cary-Grove advances, Dundee-Crown falls at Class 4A Lake Zurich Regional

    LAKE ZURICH – Cary-Grove, which needed three Zach Beaugureau free throws with no time remaining in the second quarter to lead three-win Round Lake at ...
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 10:48 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Woodstock, Johnsburg advance at Class 3A Richmond-Burton Regional

    RICHMOND – Woodstock and Johnsburg faced the challenge of beating a team for the third time in a season Monday night. The two boys basketball teams to ...
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 10:27 pm
  • PHOTOS: Woodstock battles rival Woodstock North in postseason opener

    Feb. 27, 2017 - 9:42 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Athlete of the week; Power rankings; What to watch

    Athlete of the WeekMatt MeyersCrystal Lake South, Senior, GuardMeyers turned in a strong week with a ...
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 5:17 pm
  • NFL: Former Crystal Lake South standout Fahn Cooper signs with Indianapolis Colts

    Fahn Cooper, a 2011 Crystal Lake South graduate, signed an NFL contract with the Indianapolis Colts on Monday.
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 4:24 pm
  • Reports: Chicago Bears will not use the franchise tag on WR Alshon Jeffery

    The Bears will not use the franchise tag on wide receiver Alshon Jeffery, according to NFL Network and ESPN, which will likely send the wide receiver ...
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 12:35 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Class 3A Richmond-Burton Regional all KRC teams; Jacobs eyes 4A sectional title

    In the past four years, Richmond-Burton boys basketball coach Brandon Creason struggled with much knowledge of opponents before entering the postseaso ...
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 12:47 am
  • Cubs, Indians play to tie in World Series "Game 8"

    MESA, Ariz. – The running joke around Cubs camp this past weekend was that Game 8 of the World Series happened Sunday. 
    Feb. 26, 2017 - 11:08 pm
  • Notes: Chicago Cubs' big spring crowds helpful, Joe Maddon says

    MESA, Ariz. – Cubs players made much of the sellout crowd and the festive atmosphere at Sloan Park for Saturday’s Cactus League opener. 
    Feb. 26, 2017 - 7:44 pm
  • Chicago Bulls beat Clevelan Cavaliers; LeBron James out

    CLEVELAND (AP) — With LeBron James missing from Quicken Loans Arena, the Cleveland Cavaliers were reminded again just how tough life can be without th ...
    Feb. 26, 2017 - 12:14 am
  • High school wrestling: Crystal Lake Central falls to Washington in Class 2A dual team state quarterfinals

    BLOOMINGTON – In the final post-match team huddle of the 2016-17 season, Crystal Lake Central coach Justen Lehr challenged his team.
    Feb. 26, 2017 - 12:24 am
  • Chicago Blackhawks acquire F Tomas Jurco in trade with Red Wings

    CHICAGO – The Blackhawks acquired forward Tomas Jurco in a trade with the Detroit Red Wings.The Hawk ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:10 am
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