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Chicago Bulls announce they have fired Fred Hoiberg

Chicago Bulls announce they have fired Fred Hoiberg
On Monday morning, the Chicago Bulls announced the fired of head coach Fred Hoiberg. OFFICIAL: Chicago Bulls Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations John Paxson announced today that Fred Hoiberg has been relieved of his duties as head coach of the team. MORE: https://t.co/EV3vZhjOCC — Chicago Bulls (@chicagobulls) December 3, 2018 “Associate head coach Jim... Read more »

Chicago Cubs release statements from Addison Russell and Theo Epstein about shortstop's future with team

Chicago Cubs release statements from Addison Russell and Theo Epstein about shortstop's future with team
The Chicago Cubs released the below statements from Addison Russell and Theo Epstein the afternoon of Friday, Nov. 30. Addison Russell “I offer my heartfelt apology to my family and my former wife Melisa for my past behavior. I also want to apologize to Cubs fans, the Cubs organization, and my teammates for letting them... Read more »

From Sid Luckman to Chase Daniel: All the Bears quarterbacks through the years

From Sid Luckman to Chase Daniel: All the Bears quarterbacks through the years
A look at the Bears’ quarterbacks through the years, from 1934 to present day. Not pictured: Steve Bradley (1 game; 1987), Greg Landry (1 game; 1984), John Huarte (2 games; 1972), Kent Nix (9 games; 1970-71), Tommy O’Connell (12 games; 1953), Tom Farris (20 games; 1946-47), Johnny Long (12 games; 1944-45), Bill Glenn (2 games;... Read more »
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Former Bears center Olin Kreutz buys Bannockburn mansion from former Bulls guard Kirk Hinrich

Former Bears center Olin Kreutz buys Bannockburn mansion from former Bulls guard Kirk Hinrich
Originally published by Bob Goldsborough on the Chicago Tribune ormer Chicago Bears center Olin Kreutz has paid $2.4 million to buy former Chicago Bulls guard Kirk Hinrich’s nine-bedroom, 9,270-square-foot mansion in Bannockburn. Deals between Chicago athletes for homes are rare but not unheard-of. And while both Hinrich and Kreutz are now retired, Kreutz, who long... Read more »

Bears backup QB Chase Daniel pays $1.49 million for Glencoe home

Bears backup QB Chase Daniel pays $1.49 million for Glencoe home
Originally published by Bob Goldsborough on the Chicago Tribune. Chicago Bears backup quarterback Chase Daniel and his wife, Hillary, recently paid $1.489 million for a newly built, five-bedroom, 4,237-square-foot traditional-style house in Glencoe. Daniel, 32, joined the Bears in March after signing a two-year, $10 million contract with the team. He currently is the backup... Read more »

Walter Payton's Porsche 930 Turbo is for sale

Walter Payton's Porsche 930 Turbo is for sale
Originally published by Joe Knowles on the Chicago Tribune On the football field, Walter Payton gained as many yards by running over people as he did by running past them. His choice of automobiles reflected that same mix of raw power and sneaky speed. Payton’s most cherished car, his 1979 Porsche 930 Turbo, is for... Read more »
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PHOTOS: Golf at Guaranteed Rate Field

PHOTOS: Golf at Guaranteed Rate Field
Guaranteed Rate Field was transformed into a par-3 golf course, operated by StadiumLinks. (Chris Walker/Chicago Tribune)

PHOTOS: Anthony Rizzo home in Florida with professional batting cage

PHOTOS: Anthony Rizzo home in Florida with professional batting cage
Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo has sold this gated, one-story, 7,840-square-foot home at 6747 NW 63rd Way in Parkland, Florida. Built in 2004, it has six bedrooms, five full and one half bathrooms, marble flooring, a white onyx stone fireplace, a newly renovated island kitchen, wine room, movie theater, steam room and four-car garage.... Read more »

PHOTOS: Chicago Bulls media day

PHOTOS: Chicago Bulls media day
RELATED: The best Chicago Bulls by jersey number (00-91) Photos from Chciago Bulls media day at the Advocate Center on Sept. 24, 2018. (Brian Cassella/Chicago Tribune)
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PHOTOS: Michael Jordan through the years

PHOTOS: Michael Jordan through the years
RELATED: The best Chicago Bulls by jersey number (00-91) Photos of the Bulls legend and NBA Hall of Famer through the years.