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Dozen Biggest Stories in Chicago Sports in 2012

With the football season concluding (for the Chicago Area College teams and the Bears) this week, we can finally put a wrap on the 2012 Chicago Sports Calendar. Although there seemed to be more disappointment than exhilaration, there is some room for optimism in the future. Chris Sale showed he has the stuff to be... Read more »

Top Five Chicago Sports Stories to Watch: July 3-August 5

Francisco Liriano Makes his White Sox Debut Tuesday Kenny Williams seems to mastered the art of the shocking trade at the deadline. Jose Contreras, Jake Peavy and Edwin Jackson were all acquired under the radar at or near the trade deadline. In the last month, Williams has acquired former All-Stars Kevin Youkilis, Brett Myers and... Read more »

The Top Five Stories to Watch 7/23-29

Bears Begin Training Camp The Bears open training camp on Wednesday in Bourbonnais. The 2012 season begin with optimism the highest its been since the Bears last Superbowl appearance after the 2006 season. Question do abound as the Bears begin their tenth season under Lovie Smith. The biggest question is how much the offensive line... Read more »
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Five Questions for the Cubs in the Second Half

Five Questions for the Cubs in the Second Half
Can Anthony Rizzo Stay Hot? Rizzo has spent his six year professional career in three organizations (The Red Sox, Padres and Cubs). The anticipation of his arrival was messiah like. He had lit up minor league pitching the last three seasons. From A-AAA Rizzo hit 74 home runs and drove in 263 with a .264... Read more »

Five Biggest Sports Stories for the Week Beginning July 9th

Chicago’s All-Stars Chicago is sending six players to the All-Star Game in Kansas City on Tuesday. The White Sox originally landed the triumvirate of Paul Konerko, Chris Sale and Adam Dunn. They easily could have had more. Many feel that A.J. Pierzynski was snubbed. The White Sox announced during the eighth inning on Sunday that... Read more »

Top Five Chicago Sports Stories for the Week of June 11-17, 2012

The Dream Team Documentary The new dream team documentary on NBATV created some interesting topics that related to the Bulls. Michael Jordan admitted that he was one of the players behind blackballing Isaiah Thomas off the dream team. Jordan discussed his reluctance to play on the team. Karl Malone said he’d would pick Scottie Pippen... Read more »
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Top Five Chicago Sports Stories for the Week of June 4-10, 2012

Top Five Chicago Sports Stories for the Week of June 4-10, 2012
White Sox Home Struggles Continue The White Sox 17-9 road record is the best in baseball. At home they have struggled, going just 16-18. After a nine game home stand, the White Sox head back to the road with series at St. Louis and the Dodgers this week. They were outscored 52-41 in their most... Read more »
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