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A Pro Athlete's "Me Too" Story From UCONN and WNBA Star Breanna Stewart

A collegiate basketball coach friend of mine forwarded this story this week and it was too important not to share with all of you. A tough story to read from one of the WNBA’s top young players and on topic to all the news of abuse surfacing every single day since the Harvey Weinstein story broke…it... Read more »

GOOD Sports

*Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo attended a ribbon cutting ceremony at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital on Tuesday. The ceremony was to commemorate The Anthony Rizzo Family Foundation’s $3.5 million contribution to Lurie Children’s Hospital back in May. Okay so if you didn’t love Anthony before, which many of us do,  you just... Read more »

Welcome to Chicago Mitchell Trubisky!

I’m not one to watch an entire pre-season Bears football game (especially with their record the last few years) but there was something that made me watch the whole game for the Bears home opener last Thursday night – and boy am I glad I did! We all got to see the unveiling of what... Read more »
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Sports Shorts

Chicago Cubs: Get pounded today by the Pirates 14-3 as they head into the All-Star break. Good thing they get a break because the 2016 World Series champs are certainly not the same team that won it all last year with a record of 43-45 to fall 5 1/2 games behind the first-place Brewers and to add insult to... Read more »

Bye Bye Bye...

Chicago Bulls – Jimmy Butler traded to Timberwolves – our best player traded away and not too happy about it and neither are many of us….the face of the franchise??? Great hair, great player…WTF – Bye Bye Bye Chicago Blackhawks – The Breadman – Artemi Panarin traded to Columbus Blue Jackets – Panarin who paired... Read more »

The Sky is Falling/Chicago's WNBA Team Shake-Up Taking Its Toll

The Chicago Sky fell to the Indiana Fever tonight at the Allstate Arena with the final tally being Indy 91 and the Sky 79…dropping the Sky to a 2-9 record on the season. It hasn’t been a pretty year for the Sky with new coaches, loss of a league MVP (I won’t say the name... Read more »
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Chicago Sky to Welcome One-Millionth Fan June 18th

Feeling lucky???? You might be the Chicago Sky’s one-millionth FAN – see the details below and see you at the game! The Chicago Sky are projected to welcome the one-millionth fan at Allstate Arena on Sunday, June 18 when they take on the Indiana Fever. To celebrate this momentous milestone, the Sky will randomly select... Read more »

How Swede It Was...

Deja vu – flashback – throwback – glad you’re back – here’s to having the awesome opportunity to see some of the LPGA Tour greats back in action this past weekend at the Red Nose Day Walgreens Charity Championship held in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin at the beautiful Geneva National Resort Player Course. One could say we... Read more »

Revamped Chicago Sky Lose Season Opener to Minnesota Lynx

It was a tall order to ask of this overhauled Chicago Sky team to win against one of the best teams in the WNBA in their season opener. The Sky made a good game of it for the most part considering so much has changed since the 2016 season – from top to bottom. New... Read more »
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Support Girls in the Game/Chicago at LPGA's KPMG tournament

Girls in the Game has a wonderful opportunity as the LPGA will make a $10,000 donation if we can get 100 volunteers for this summer’s LPGA KPMG Championship! The tournament is being staged at Olympia Fields Country Club in Olympia Fields, IL, June 27-July 2.  For Junior volunteers (ages 14-21) or for adult volunteers please... Read more »