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  • Bears place Briggs on IR

    Lance Briggs’ career with the Bears after this season always has been in question, and unfortunately for Briggs, his likely final year in Chicago will ...
    NEW: Nov. 28, 2014 - 11:47 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Hampshire tops Sycamore to reach tournament final

    SYCAMORE – Matt Bridges couldn't miss.The Hampshire senior forward made all six of his shots, includ ...
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 11:15 pm
  • High school boys basketball: McHenry wins, Huntley falls at Crystal Lake Central Tournament

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Junior Nick Bellich hit a 3-pointer with 13 seconds left in overtime to give the Warriors their first win of the season, 63-60 in overt ...
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 10:44 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Prairie Ridge falls to Geneva

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Prairie Ridge was outmatched by the size of Geneva in a 46-36 loss at the Crystal Lake Central Thanksgiving Tournament. The Vikings had ...
    UPDATED: Nov. 28, 2014 - 11:59 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Crystal Lake Central reaches final of its tournament

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Crystal Lake Central knew if it wanted to advance to Saturday's championship game of its Thanksgiving Tournament, it would have to beat ...
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 10:35 pm
  • Kane's 5th goal in 7 games helps Blackhawks win

    ANAHEIM, Calif. – The Blackhawks didn't mind the early wakeup call on Friday. The Anaheim Ducks played as if they were sleepwalking through the first ...
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 8:00 pm
  • Butler, Rose carry Bulls past Celtics

    BOSTON – It's no secret that the Chicago Bulls are a much better team with a healthy Derrick Rose.He ...
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 7:58 pm
  • Watch live: Jacobs boys basketball vs. Deerfield at Ed Molitor Tournament

    Watch as Jacobs takes on Deerfield during the 2014 Ed Molitor Tournament on Friday. Tipoff is scheduled for 6:45 p.m. Friday.
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 6:59 pm
  • Ray Rice wins appeal of NFL suspension; free agent running back eligible to sign new contract

    NEW YORK — An arbitrator Friday threw out Ray Rice's indefinite suspension by the NFL for punching his then-fiancee and now wife in a hotel elevator, ...
    UPDATED: Nov. 28, 2014 - 11:31 pm
  • Barry on Campus: Marian Central grad Kyle Thompson excelling at Ferris State

    When Kyle Thompson walked onto Ferris State University’s campus in Big Rapids, Mich., two years ago, he wasn’t the only newcomer to the football progr ...
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 5:04 pm
  • High school football: Ruhland just part of what makes Cary-Grove tick

    CARY – As the door to the Cary-Grove locker room swings open in the moments after a late November practice, the roaring laughter becomes unmistakable. ...
    UPDATED: Nov. 28, 2014 - 11:31 pm
  • High school football: Cary-Grove kicker Walsh was fine with limited role

    CARY – Collin Walsh enjoyed being an integral part of the offense for Cary-Grove’s sophomore football team.
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 4:06 pm
  • High school football: Cary-Grove and Providence are '1A and 1B' of Class 7A

    CARY – While Cary-Grove maintained the proper focus on the task ahead each week, the Trojans occasionally peeked at one potential opponent for the Cla ...
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 9:57 pm
  • High school football: Cary-Grove player state diary – Matt Sutherland

    The Northwest Herald continues a tradition when a local football team is playing for a state championship with daily journals from players on the team ...
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 3:04 pm
  • High school football: Cary-Grove player state diary – Thor Halverson

    The Northwest Herald continues a tradition when a local football team is playing for a state championship with a daily journal from players on the tea ...
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 2:53 pm
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