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  • Dunleavy scores 22 to help Chicago Bulls beat Heat

    MIAMI – Derrick Rose was fouled on a fast break, staggered off the court and kept going out a tunnel.
    Dec. 14, 2014 - 11:11 pm
  • Around Town: West Dundee hockey club seeing unprecedented success

    The West Dundee Leafs hockey club is setting a course for success both on and off the ice. In compet ...
    Dec. 14, 2014 - 8:41 pm
  • AP source: Lester $30M signing bonus with Cubs sets record

    NEW YORK – Jon Lester set Major League Baseball records for largest signing bonus and biggest upfront payment with his $155 million, six-year deal wit ...
    Dec. 14, 2014 - 8:34 pm
  • Hub Arkush: Bears vs Saints – 2 awful defenses

    The Bears and the New Orleans Saints feature two of the worst defenses in the NFL. Both are so bad it is hard to give either team an edge on this side ...
    Dec. 14, 2014 - 11:44 pm
  • Isles strike late, snap Blackhawks' winning streak

    UNIONDALE, N.Y. – The Blackhawks were trying to extend the longest winning streak in the NHL this season. The New York Islanders were trying to keep t ...
    Dec. 13, 2014 - 11:40 pm
  • Boys swimming: Cary-Grove 5th at Rolling Meadows

    Rolling Meadows Meet: At Rolling Meadows, Cary-Grove took fifth place with 116.5 points, and Jacobs finished in eighth (77). The host Rolling Meadows ...
    Dec. 13, 2014 - 10:33 pm
  • Girls bowling: Woodstock co-op loses to Evanston

    Evanston 1,935, Woodstock Co-op 1,699: At Morton Grove's Classic Bowl, Sam Kunke bowled a 463 series as the Woodstock co-op lost to Evanston.
    Dec. 13, 2014 - 10:31 pm
  • Wrestling roundup: Dundee-Crown 3-0 in own quad

    Dundee-Crown quad: At Carpentersville, D-C won all three of its matches, against Marian Central (45-27), Waukegan (47-21) and Hersey (38-32).
    Dec. 13, 2014 - 10:29 pm
  • Prep basketball: Cary-Grove girls top McHenry

    At McHenry, Katie Barker was 8 for 8 from the free-throw line in the fourth quarter, finishing with 14 points on 11 made free throws in the Cary-Grove ...
    Dec. 13, 2014 - 10:27 pm
  • Boys basketball: Jacobs tops Barrington with buzzer-beating 3

    ALGONQUIN – From purely selfish reasons, Kenton Mack wanted Jacobs' game against Barrington to end.“ ...
    Dec. 13, 2014 - 10:06 pm
  • Prep wrestling: Woodstock 4th in Gary S. Swanson Dual Classic

    MARENGO – The Oak Park-River Forest junior-varsity wrestling team dominated the seventh annual Gary S. Swanson Dual Classic on Saturday at Marengo Hig ...
    Dec. 13, 2014 - 8:25 pm
  • Girls basketball: Crystal Lake South beats Jacobs

    ALGONQUIN – Crystal Lake South forward Kianna Clark brings a certain toughness that cannot be measured on a stat sheet.
    Dec. 13, 2014 - 10:11 pm
  • Boys Cross Country: McHenry's Reiser takes eighth at Foot Locker nationals

    McHenry senior Jesse Reiser found a little personal redemption at Balboa Park in San Diego Saturday.
    Dec. 13, 2014 - 5:08 pm
  • Take 2: Why all the secrets in sports, from high schools to the pros?

    Athletic coaches and departments used to be more open. Now, many controversial subjects are answered with a “no comment.” Sports editor Jon Styf and s ...
    Dec. 13, 2014 - 4:54 pm
  • Watch: Jacobs' Lauren Van Vlierbergen wins High School Heisman

    Lauren Van Vlierbergen put together an amazing and wildly successful running career before she was ever selected as a female national finalist for Wen ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 8:10 pm
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