Archive for March 2013

2013 NCAA Tournament:The Ten Best Players (+1) to Watch From Chicago

Jack Cooley (Glenbrook South-Glenview) Notre Dame After being selected as second team All-Big East in 2012, Cooley earned first team All-Big East this season. ND Head Coach Mike Brey appearing on Colin Cowherd’s show on ESPN said Cooley is an old fashioned back to the basket player. Cooley averaged 13.1 PPG and 10.4 RPG this... Read more »

The Big Ten Tournament in Chicago: The Ten Best Performances Ever

The Big Ten tournament returns to the United Center for the first time since 2007 this season. The first five years of the Big Ten tournament was played at the UC before they began alternating with Indianapolis until 2007. The Big Ten then signed a five year contract to play the tournament exclusively in the... Read more »

The Ten Greatest Coaches and Managers in Chicago History

Chicago has seen many great coaches lead our teams. Some of these coaches made their marks here, while other began great careers before moving on to become Hall of Fame Managers and Coaches elsewhere. Narrowing the list to ten was not easy. Hall of Famers Joe McCarthy and Tony LaRussa began their careers in Chicago.... Read more »