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NHL commissioner Gary Bettman. (Getty Images)

Gary Bettman: ‘No Evidence’ Of Link Between Hockey, Brain Trauma Disease CTE

The late Steve Montador, a former Blackhawk who died at 35, had CTE.

CBS Chicago–05/21/2015

White Sox catcher Tyler Flowers argues with umpire Eric Cooper after striking out. (Getty Images)

Levine: Catchers Unproductive For White Sox So Far

Neither catcher Tyler Flowers nor Geovany Soto has distinguished himself at any one area of the position, other than reinforcing the pitchers’ confidence..

CBS Chicago–05/21/2015

Cubs owner Tom Ricketts. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Ricketts Family Buys 3 More Rooftops Across From Wrigley Field

The Cubs are gaining further control of how their product is consumed.

CBS Chicago–05/21/2015

Basketball (Getty Images)

Griffith Police Recommend Criminal Charges After Basketball Fight

Police have recommended that criminal charges be filed after an investigation into a well-publicized brawl at a boy’s basketball game at Griffith High School.



7 Families Upset By Illinois’ Internal Investigation Into Alleged Women’s Basketball Mistreatment

The families are dismayed that they received no response from chancellor Phyllis Wise for six weeks.

CBS Chicago–05/21/2015

Blackhawks winger Kris Versteeg. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Joel Quenneville: Expect Kris Versteeg At Some Point In This Series

Versteeg has been a healthy scratch for the past six games in the playoffs.

CBS Chicago–05/21/2015

Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau. (Getty Images)

Mitch Kupchak Shoots Down Rumor That Lakers Will Pursue Tom Thibodeau This Summer

Kupchak chalked this speculation up to agents drumming up bargaining power for Thibodeau.

CBS Chicago–05/21/2015

Bulls big man Pau Gasol. (Getty Images)

Bulls’ Pau Gasol Named To All-NBA 2nd Team

Gasol averaged 18.5 points and 11.8 rebounds in a renaissance season.

CBS Chicago–05/21/2015

Hawks wing DeMarre Carroll went down with a knee injury in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals. (Getty Images)

The Bernstein Brief: Injury-Riddled NBA Playoffs Are Unfortunate

It’s sad that so many key players are hampered or sidelined.

CBS Chicago–05/21/2015

White Sox left-hander Carlos Rodon. (Getty Images)

Levine: Carlos Rodon Shows Good Stuff But Also Lack Of Command

Rodon allowed just one run in six innings Wednesday but walked five.

CBS Chicago–05/21/2015

Starlin Castro. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: Plenty Of Moving Parts To Consider In Any Cubs-Mets Deal

A shortstop-pitcher deal is plausible, but there’s more to consider than just the match of talent.

CBS Chicago–05/20/2015

Hayden Smeaton says he was "very tired" after staying up to watch the Blackhawks. (Credit: CBS)

Triple Overtime Playoff Game Leaves Chicagoans With Hawks Hangover

This was the question in Chicago today: Were you awake to see the Blackhawks win?


Cubs prospect Kyle Schwarber. (Getty Images)

Cubs/White Sox Prospect Watch: Kyle Schwarber’s Hitting .310 With A 1.047 OPS

Here’s our weekly look at how the prospects are faring for the Cubs and White Sox.

CBS Chicago–05/20/2015

Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Reports: Sitting Out A Year Is In Play For Tom Thibodeau

Adrian Wojnarowski cautions that New Orleans and Orlando might not have the money Thibodeau desires.

CBS Chicago–05/20/2015

Chicago's Jimmy Butler, right, defends Cleveland's LeBron James. (Getty Images)

Bulls’ Jimmy Butler Named 2nd Team All-Defense

Butler consistently defended opponents’ top perimeter player.

CBS Chicago–05/20/2015

The Blackhawks celebrate following a three-overtime victory against the Ducks. (Getty Images)

By The Numbers: These Blackhawks Are No Stranger To Overtime Playoff Games

In the past seven seasons, Chicago has played 33 playoff games that went to overtime.

CBS Chicago–05/20/2015

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Baffoe: In Praise Of The Blackhawks’ Game 2 MVP

The iron stood tall for the Blackhawks on Tuesday night.

CBS Chicago–05/20/2015


Illinois AD Mike Thomas: ‘I Don’t Feel My Job’s On The Line’

The Illinois football and women’s basketball programs are facing allegations of mistreatment.

CBS Chicago–05/20/2015

Blackhawks forward Andrew Shaw, right, heads a goal into the net against the Ducks in double overtime. It was disallowed because you aren't allowed to intentionally direct the puck with anything other than your stick. (Getty Images)

Watch: Andrew Shaw’s Crazy Header Goal Is Disallowed

It was a wild Tuesday night in Anaheim.

CBS Chicago–05/20/2015