Posts in category "Olympics"

Being a Sports Fan Is One of Life's Best Guilty Pleasures

Being a Sports Fan Is One of Life's Best Guilty Pleasures
We are on the eve of the NCAA Tournament beginning in full force.  The great american pastime of office pools, getting away from work to watch the games and wearing schools colors is a right of  passage in March. For our March assignment for the monthly Blogapalooza, we were assigned “Write a post passionately defending... Read more »

Sochi Olympic Events in Chicago Are Plentiful

Sochi Olympic Events in Chicago Are Plentiful
The games of the XXII Winter Olympiad commence in Sochi today. From the Opening to the Closing Ceremonies, there are plenty of opportunities to watch the Olympics and meet Olympians in Chicago. Here is a short list of events. The Old Town Pour House will kick off the opening ceremonies with event that will give you... Read more »

The Biggest Days in Chicago Sports History

The Biggest Days in Chicago Sports History
Chicago has had a lot of memorable moments in its sports history. Often the sports have intersected on the same day to create memorable moments and games in two sports. Many of us can pinpoint where we were on what we were doing on those days. Four events captured the attention of the city and... Read more »
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Chicago Olympic Athlete Update

Men’s Basketball Anthony Davis-USA Davis is the only player on the USA Basketball team roster without NBA experience, the 2012 NBA Draft’s top pick and the 2012 Final Four Most Outstanding Player. He has put up a very respectable 8.0 PPG and 4.0 RPG in just 12.3 Minutes Per Game, the least on the team.... Read more »

Chicago Athletes to Watch in London

Chicago Athletes to Watch in London
Men’s Baskeball Anthony Davis-USA Davis was the top ranked high school player in the country in 2011 and followed that up with a national championship at Kentucky and being the top player selected in the NBA Draft last month by the New Orleans Hornets. He is the only member of the 2012 Men’s Olympic Basketball... Read more »

The Best Places in Chicago to Watch the Opening Ceremonies British Style

The Best Places in Chicago to Watch the Opening Ceremonies British Style
Everyone will want to feel a bit British and fly the Union Jack as the Games of the XXX Olympiad commence at London’s Olympic Stadium. Chicago has many options of places to watch the Opening Ceremonies. The last few years have seen a rise in British Gastropubs throughout the Chicago Area. Here are some places... Read more »
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