Category: The Locker Room

Barons 5 Wolves 0

Barons 5 Wolves 0
ROSEMONT- The Chicago Wolves (38-27-6-1, 83 points) had a chance to officially clinch a playoff spot against the Oklahoma City Barons (39-26-5-3, 86 points) at Allstate Arena on Saturday night. They also had the opportunity to push themselves ahead of the Barons in the Western Conference standings. Unfortunately, the Wolves did neither as they wound... Read more »

The Wolves are hot at the perfect time

    When the Wolves (38-26-6-1, 83 points) take the ice at Allstate Arena on Saturday night, they’ll do so with major playoff implications on the line. Roughly a month ago we wouldn’t have been able to say that. Between March 14th and March 19th, the Wolves lost three straight games (against Utica, Rockford and... Read more »

Comets 4 Wolves 0

Comets 4 Wolves 0
  ROSEMONT- The Chicago Wolves (29-23-6-1, 66 points) hosted the Utica Comets (35-19-6-1, 77 points) for the second time this week at Allstate Arena on Saturday night. The Wolves came into the game just two points behind the Texas Stars for the eighth and final playoff spot in the AHL’s Western Conference. Unfortunately, their playoff... Read more »
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Wolves 2 Comets 1 Overtime

  ROSEMONT- As the Chicago Wolves (35-19-5-1, 66 points) continue to fight for that eighth and final playoff spot in the AHL’s Western Conference, they pushed themselves in the right direction by beating the Utica Comets (28-23-7-1, 75 points) 2-1 in overtime at Allstate Arena on Wednesday night. This win breaks the Wolves two-game losing... Read more »

The Fire draws with the Galaxy for their seventh tie of the season.

  BRIDGEVIEW- If there’s one thing that the Chicago Fire does better than any other team in Major League Soccer, it’s finishing games with a tie. And Sunday the Fire earned their league-leading seventh draw (tied with Portland in this category) by playing the Los Angeles Galaxy to a 1-1 stalemate. The first half was... Read more »

The return of the Chicago Rush?

  On Tuesday, Crains Chicago Business published a story stating that the owners of the Sears Centre arena in Hoffman Estates are pushing for the return of the Chicago Rush. The Rushfolded at the conclusion of the 2013 Arena Football League season. They folded after numerous financial, logistical, and even legal issues. Things got so... Read more »
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Golson Eyes a Return to Notre Dame

Golson Eyes a Return to Notre Dame
  On Tuesday it was revealed that former Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson has begun the process of applying for re-admission into the historic university. In May, Golson was forced to leave South Bend because of academic issues but was not dismissed from the team. It’s always been said that he can re-enroll once his academic situation is sorted out. The South... Read more »

No Elena Delle Donne, No Problem.....

  The Sky made their biggest comeback in franchise history today.   ROSEMONT- With star rookie Elena Delle Done not the lineup as she deals with a foot injury, the Sky were without their big source of firepower against the Connecticut Sun. At first it looked like not having Delle Donne in the lineup would... Read more »

Home Is Where the Heart Is For the Chicago Fire

  The Fire’s only victories this year have come on their home field of Toyota Park. BRIDGEVIEW- There is no doubt that the 2013 Chicago Fire have struggled a great deal. A very sharp contrast from last year’s playoff team, the Fire have struggled on both sides of the ball. This year Frank Klopas’ squad... Read more »
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It's Official: The Rush To Play Remaining Home Games in Rockford

    ROSEMONT- After weeks of speculation, rumors, uncertainty and silence, the Arena Football League has finally made a decision on the remaining home games for the Chicago Rush. With everything that has happened over the last six weeks, playing at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont is not a viable option for the time being. Originally... Read more »