Tag: The Locker Room

The Fire's Winning Streak Ends At Six Games

  The Scoreboard after the final whistle.   BRIDGEVIEW- Whatever magic the Fire had coming into today’s game had disappeared this afternoon as Sporting Kansas City snapped the Fire’s six game winning streak. The Fire lose a 2-1 heart breaker today. Both of SKC’s points came early on the game thanks to goals from midfielders... Read more »

The Fire Look To Continue Their Winning Ways

  A very quiet Toyota Park for the moment. BRIDGEVIEW- After putting up a 5-0 record in the month of June, the Chicago Fire find themselves back in the playoff hunt. They look to continue their success today against Sporting Kansas City. The Fire have already began the month of July on a positive note... Read more »

A Locker Room Exclusive: My One-On-One Interview With Elena Delle Donne

    Elena Delle Donne on draft day.   DEERFIELD- The Chicago Sky have never been to the WNBA playoffs. In 2013, the franchise is hoping to make a playoff appearance a reality. In order to do so, the organization has taken a leap of faith. That leap of faith was drafting one of the... Read more »

A Preview Of the Bears Upcoming Training Camp

  The Bears during one of their OTA sessions at Halas Hall.   The 2013 Chicago Bears have recently wrapped up their offseason program. They are now in hibernation until training camp begins. Once the activities at Olivet Nazerene do get underway, there will be some position battles at stake. Even though there was no... Read more »

The Bears Workout Three Quarterbacks At Halas Hall

  JaMarcus Russell was one of three quarterbacks that tried out for the Bears on Friday. LAKE FOREST- While the Bears are completely happy with the quarterbacks on the current roster, it never hurts to look at other available talent just in case. That’s exactly what the Bears did on Friday afternoon when former number... Read more »

Enjoy the Blackhawks Run While It Lasts

  On Tuesday night the Blackhawks lost game three of the NHL Western Conference Finals to the Los Angeles Kings. The Hawks now lead the series 2-1 and it is a stark reminder of how the Hawks season could end before we know it. This magical season for the Blackhawks will end eventually, whether or... Read more »

Final Score: Fire 2 DC 0

  The Fire Celebrates after their third victory of the season.   BRIDGEVIEW- 14,546 fans braved the rain and cold to cheer their team onto victory today as the Fire takes home a 2-0 victory over the D.C. United. It wasn’t a pretty game but the Fire will take a win anyway they can get it.... 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 »

UIC Continues To Boost Their Roster

    CHICAGO- The UIC Flames continued their spring marathon on Wednesday as the athletic department announced another major edition to their men’s basketball team. Jordan Harks, a 6’8″ power forward who grew up in suburban Lombard has transferred to UIC from Central Arkansas. He will be eligible to play in the upcoming 2013-2014 season.... Read more »

Everett Golson Is Out at Notre Dame

  Everett Golson was projected to be the starting quarterback again in 2013. SOUTH BEND, IN- Late last night, word came out that quarterback Everett Golson is no longer enrolled at Notre Dame. This comes as a shock as the Fighting Irish football program was heavily invested in the young gunslinger. Golson announced on his... Read more »