Chris Emma

Chris Emma mugChris Emma covers much of the Chicago sports scene for 670 The Score and CBSChicago.com. He previously worked with Scout.com for five years and also currently covers Northwestern for 247Sports.com. A Geneva native, he now lives in the Lakeview neighrborhood.

Follow Chris on Twitter @CEmma670.

Blackhawks forward Teuvo Teravainen, right. (Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Emma: 5 Observations From The Blackhawks’ Game 1 Win

Teuvo Teravainen was the hero for Chicago in its 2-1 win in Game 1.

CBS Chicago–06/04/2015

Sam Acho as a Cardinal. (Christian Peterson/Getty Images)

Emma: Bears’ Sam Acho Excels On, Off The Field

The Bears’ new linebacker carries varied interests.

CBS Chicago–06/03/2015

Bears tight end Martellus Bennett. (Al Bello/Getty Images)

Martellus Bennett Continues To Skip Bears’ OTAs

The Bears’ tight end is in an apparent contract dispute.

CBS Chicago–06/03/2015

Fred Hoiberg, left, and Gar Forman at the table during Hoiberg's introductory press conference. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma: Awkwardness Rules In Bulls’ Fred Hoiberg Introduction

The Tom Thibodeau divorce and subsequent politicking made Hoiberg’s hire uncomfortable.

06/02/2015

Bulls wing Jimmy Butler, right, congratulates teammate Derrick Rose. (Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

New Bulls Coach Fred Hoiberg: ‘I Love This Roster’

Hoiberg believes the Bulls are ready to compete for a championship.

CBS Chicago–06/02/2015

The Blackhawks face the Lightning in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final on Wednesday night. (Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Emma: Blackhawks Must Manage Lightning’s Electric Attack

Chicago and Tampa Bay drop the puck for the Stanley Cup Final on Wednesday.

CBS Chicago–06/01/2015

Blackhawks winger Patrick Kane, left, and center Jonathan Toews celebrate. (Getty Images)

Quenneville Undecided On Keeping Toews, Kane Together On Blackhawks’ Top Line

“We’ll see,” Joel Quenneville says.

CBS Chicago–06/01/2015

Addison Russell, after his walk-off hit Tuesday. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma: Cubs’ Addison Russell’s ‘Going To Be Special’

The 21-year-old Russell has made an impression on teammates early in his career.

CBS Chicago–05/29/2015

Blackhawks center Jonathan Toews, right, celebrates. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma: Spectacle Of Game 7 Fitting For Classic Western Conference Final

Chicago earned a 5-2 win Wednesday to force Game 7 in Anaheim.

CBS Chicago–05/27/2015

Bears running back Matt Forte, left. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Matt Forte On Uncertain Bears Future: ‘All I Can Do Is Play’

Forte has one year left on his contract with Chicago.

CBS Chicago–05/27/2015

Chicago Bears chairman George McCaskey.  (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

George McCaskey Expresses Sadness For Victims, Regret For Ray McDonald Signing

McCaskey took ownership for signing McDonald, who was released Monday after another arrest.

CBS Chicago–05/27/2015

The Blackhawks leave the ice after a Game 5 loss to the Ducks. (Harry How/Getty Images)

Emma: 5 Thoughts After Ducks Top Blackhawks In Game 5

Chicago now trails 3-2 to Anaheim in the Western Conference Final.

CBS Chicago–05/26/2015

The Blackhawks celebrate their Game 4 win to tie the Western Conference Final at 2-2 against the Ducks. (Getty Images)

Emma: Blackhawks Show Their Remarkable Resilience

Chicago evened the Western Conference Final, 2-2, with its 5-4 double-overtime win.

CBS Chicago–05/24/2015

Ozzie Guillen (Chris Emma)

Emma: Ozzie Guillen Deserving Of White Sox Honor

The former White Sox manager is deserving of an honor from the franchise.

05/23/2015

Daniel Carcillo. (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

In Wake Of Loss, Daniel Carcillo Conscious Of CTE Risks

Carcillo’s perspective is refreshing in light of NHL commissioner Gary Bettman’s comments Thursday.

CBS Chicago–05/22/2015

Blackhawks defenseman Trevor van Riemsdyk. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks’ van Riemsdyk Cleared But Won’t Play Game 4

A rookie defenseman, van Riemsdyk had right wrist surgery in April.

CBS Chicago–05/22/2015

Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville, top middle, instructs his players. (Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Emma: Those Weren’t The Blackhawks In Game 3

The Blackhawks couldn’t convert on home ice and now face a 2-1 series deficit.

CBS Chicago–05/22/2015

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

Simon Cvijanovic, left. (Getty Images)

Emma: Illinois Abuse Allegations Highlight Another Major Flaw In NCAA Model

It’s difficult for the typical college athlete to voice concerns of mistreatment to the NCAA.

CBS Chicago–05/19/2015

White Sox left-hander Chris Sale. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Emma: Chris Sale, Corey Kluber Deliver Special Duel

Two of baseball’s best pitchers brought their “A” games to U.S. Cellular Field on Monday.

CBS Chicago–05/18/2015

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