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Cubs' Theo Epstein On Gun Laws: 'Tremendous Disparity' In Public Opinion, Behavior Of Elected Officials"To explain and overcome that divide, it takes a lot of people speaking out," Epstein says.
Cubs' Joe Maddon, A 'Second Amendment Guy,' On Gun Control: 'What Civilization Doesn't Protect Their Children?'"We need to talk to both sides and listen to everybody," Maddon says.
Kyle Hendricks Enjoys Passing Down Pitching Knowledge To Cubs TeammatesJon Lester and John Lackey have served as mentors for Hendricks, who's now trying to be a teacher himself.
Cubs GM Jed Hoyer Explains Why Spring Training Success Is Often Misguided"We do not make good decisions down here as an industry," Hoyer says of being at spring training.
Camp: The Case For 1-16 Format In NBA PlayoffsThe NBA would be wise to reduce the 82-game schedule, then change up the playoff format.
Tom Thibodeau: Jimmy Butler Has Changed Wolves' Culture"To take us from where we were to where we are now, we needed a player like Jimmy," Thibodeau says.
Jed Hoyer Explains Why He, Theo Epstein Never Wear World Series Rings"You have to be all about now," Hoyer says.
Jed Hoyer Praises Brewers' Additions, Emphasizes Cubs Will Stick To Their Offseason Plan"When you get in the game of reacting to what your opponents do, I think you can make a lot of mistakes," Hoyer says.
Eddie Olczyk On Cancer Battle: 'I Feel Very Confident That I'm Going To Beat This'Olczyk, whose diagnosis was announced in early August, is through 10 of 12 rounds of chemotherapy.
Theo Epstein: Cubs Want To Add 1 More Starting Pitcher But Are Content As Is"We're really happy with the way things have gone so far," Epstein says.
Steve Cishek Aims To Be Cubs' Fireman Out Of Bullpen, In Any Situation"I'll do whatever it takes," Cishek says.
Brian Urlacher Staying Even-Keeled As Finalist For Pro Football Hall Of Fame“I don’t want to get too high, too low," Urlacher says.
Best Of Spiegel & Parkins -- 1/4/2018The best of Thursday featured plenty on the Bears' coaching search, plus Bulls and Trae Young conversation.
Listen: Bruce Levine On Jake Arrieta's Free AgencyThe Cubs and Cardinals remain the most interested in Arrieta.
Listen: Best Of Spiegel & Parkins Voicemails For 2017 BearsCall 312-729-3965 to leave a message.
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Bears Icon Devin Hester On Retirement: It's Family Time After '11 Great Years' In NFL"I'm at this point in my life where I'm happy, financially stable and have a loving family," Hester says.
Listen: Fans React To Bears' Win Against Bengals On Spiegel & Parkins VoicemailCall 312-729-3965 to leave a voicemail.
Listen: Fans React To Bears' Loss To 49ers On Spiegel & Parkins VoicemailCall 312-729-3965 to leave a voicemail.
Cubs' Joe Maddon On 2-Way Players Like Shohei Ohtani: 'Wave Of The Future'"I've always been intrigued by the concept," Maddon says.
Alex DeBrincat Grew Up Despising Blackhawks, But Now He's Scoring For ThemDeBrincat admitted he was a Red Wings fan growing up, but he couldn't be happier in his current situation.
Cubs Manager Joe Maddon On Jake Arrieta's Free Agency: 'Jake's Probably Gone'It doesn't appear the Cubs have any desire to invest in the long-term deal that Arrieta wants.
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Brian Urlacher Excited About Bears QB Mitchell Trubisky: 'I Love The Kid'Urlacher was named one of 27 semifinalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame class of 2018.
Stan Bowman Sees Improvement In Blackhawks But Could Make Moves To Bolster Roster"It’s early in the year, but we like where we’re at right now," Bowman says.
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Jim Hickey Has High Praise For Alex Cobb, Chris Archer -- Potential Cubs Targets?A free agent, Cobb has a career 3.50 ERA working under Hickey's direction in Tampa Bay.
Jed Hoyer: Cubs Have To Listen, Make Hard Decisions When Seeking Pitching Help On Trade Market"Ultimately our job is to do what's best for the Cubs and the Cubs fans," Hoyer says.
Cubs GM Jed Hoyer: 'No Truth Whatsoever' To Jason Heyward Trade Rumors"He's helped us win in a lot of ways," Hoyer says of Heyward.

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