President Barack Obama. (Andrew Harrer-Pool/Getty Images)

President Obama Approves Of Bulls Locking Up Jimmy Butler

Butler agreed to a five-year deal Wednesday to stay in Chicago.


(Credit: Chicago White Sox)

White Sox Reinstate Reliever Dan Jennings From DL

Jennings has a 7.83 ERA in 22 relief appearances for the White Sox this season.

CBS Chicago–07/01/2015

Kevin Love. (Getty Images)

Kevin Love Going Back To Cavs On 5-Year Max Deal

Cleveland’s core of LeBron James, Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving will remain intact for the long term.

CBS Chicago–07/01/2015

Artem Anisimov. (Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)

Artem Anisimov Thrilled By Trade To Blackhawks

Anisimov will likely center a second line that includes Patrick Kane.

CBS Chicago–07/01/2015

Bulls wing Jimmy Butler. (Getty Images)

Report: Bulls, Jimmy Butler Agree To 5-Year Max Deal

The deal reportedly includes a player option for Butler for the fifth year.

CBS Chicago–07/01/2015

Brandon Saad. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Stan Bowman Cares Not About Your Brandon Saad Outrage

Bowman has proved stellar at making cold, calculated moves — embrace that instead of being angry.

CBS Chicago–07/01/2015

Viktor Tikhonov, right. (Getty Images)

Blackhawks Sign Viktor Tikhonov To 1-Year Deal

Tikhonov has spent the past four seasons in the KHL.

CBS Chicago–07/01/2015

Jimmy Butler, left, and Brandon Saad, right. (Getty Images)

Bernstein: Two Leagues, Two Cap Realities

The NBA and NHL exist in entirely difference economic worlds.

CBS Chicago–07/01/2015

White Sox left-hander Jose Quintana. (Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Preview: White Sox-Cardinals

Jose Quintana opposes John Lackey tonight at Busch Stadium.

CBS Chicago–07/01/2015

Cubs left-hander Jon Lester. (Getty Images)

Preview: Cubs-Mets

Jon Lester opposes Bartolo Colon tonight at Citi Field.

CBS Chicago–07/01/2015

Artem Anisimov. (Getty Images)

Blackhawks Extend Newly Acquired Artem Anisimov With 5-Year Deal

Chicago hopes Anisimov can be its second-line center for years to come.

CBS Chicago–07/01/2015

Pelicans forward Anthony Davis, right. (Getty Images)

Anthony Davis Agrees To 5-Year Extension Worth More Than $140M With Pelicans

The NBA’s best young star, Davis isn’t going anywhere soon.

CBS Chicago–07/01/2015

Mike Dunleavy. (Layne Murdoch Jr./NBAE via Getty Images)

Report: Bulls, Mike Dunleavy Agree To 3-Year Deal

Chicago can check off one of its free agency to-do list items.

CBS Chicago–07/01/2015

White Sox left-hander Chris Sale. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Sale Ties Strikeout Record As White Sox Edge Cardinals In 11th

Chris Sale matched a major league record by striking out at least 10 in eight straight starts.

CBS Chicago–06/30/2015

Cubs manager Joe Maddon.  (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Joe Maddon Brings In Magician To Help Cubs ‘Create Some Magic Around Here’

Maddon dug into his bag of motivational tricks.

CBS Chicago–06/30/2015

Cubs outfielder Dexter Fowler hits a single in the third inning against the New York Mets. (Nate Shron/Getty Images)

Hendricks, 3 Relievers Shut Down Mets In Cubs’ 1-0 Win

Kyle Hendricks outpitched Jonathon Niese in a matchup of feeble offenses.

CBS Chicago–06/30/2015

Artem Anisimov. (Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)

Emma: 5 Takeaways From Blackhawks’ Brandon Saad Trade

What’s next for the Blackhawks in the wake of their Brandon Saad trade?

CBS Chicago–06/30/2015

Brandon Saad. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Making Sense Of The Brandon Saad Deal

The Hawks sent Saad, defenseman Michael Paliotta and forward Alex Broadhurst to the Blue Jackets for four forwards, including Artem Anisimov and Marko Dano.

CBS Chicago–06/30/2015

Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville, left, and general manager Stan Bowman. (Getty Images)

Emma: Believe In Stan Bowman

The Blackhawks will once again rework their roster around a championship core.

CBS Chicago–06/30/2015

Brandon Saad is congratulated by teammates after scoring a goal. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Stan Bowman On Brandon Saad Negotiations: ‘I Don’t Think We Came Close’

The sudden surprise came on Tuesday afternoon when Bowman dealt Saad to Columbus in exchange for four forwards and a 2016 fourth-round selection.

CBS Chicago–06/30/2015