Sports

Thu, 04/12/2012
GLENDALE, Ariz. — The stars began aligning around six weeks ago and with the final — and brightest — one set to lock into place, the Blackhawks appear ready to sparkle. When captain Jonathan Toews inevitably announces he will rejoin the lineup just before Game 1 of the NHL's Western Conference quarterfinals Thursday night against the Coyotes at...
Wed, 04/11/2012
Derrick Rose briefly ditched the walking boot protecting his sprained right ankle on Tuesday morning to don gym shoes and walk over, with only a slight limp, to chat idly about him supposedly being done talking about injuries. "Shoot, I thought I was too," Rose said...
Fri, 04/06/2012
All games on WSCR-AM 670. Season series: Tied 4-4 in 2011. Friday: 1:05 p.m., CSN. LH John Danks (8-12, 4.33 ERA in 2011) vs. RH Colby Lewis (14-10, 4.40). Saturday: 7:05 p.m., WGN-Ch. 9. RH Jake Peavy (7-7, 4.92...
Fri, 04/06/2012
Like the 51 Cubs managers before him — from Amalfitano to Zimmer — Dave Sveum discovered Thursday that managing with the wind blowing in at Wrigley Field is a first-class ticket to second-guessing. And that is especially true for those who managed mediocre teams, of which there have been many...
Thu, 04/05/2012
MIAMI — Now that Marlins Park has been christened, with $106-million shortstop Jose Reyes and some of baseball's most facility-starved fans joining their futures together, with the retractable roof open and the case to move the team to Las Vegas closed, only one question remains about the Florida, er, Miami Marlins. Do they have to return...