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Laurence Holmes

Because the sports world never slows down, Laurence Holmes (@LaurenceWHolmes) keeps the sports talk going when others may have stopped.

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Laurence Holmes

Laurence Holmes


  • Laurence Holmes hour 1 7/21/14

    July 22, 2014

    In the first hour of the show today Laurence replayed a portion of an interview David Schuster had with John Paxson over the weekend and expressed why he is becoming more excited for the start of the Bulls season.
  • Laurence Holmes hour 3 7/17/14

    July 18, 2014

    In the third hour of the show today Laurence discussed what roles Doug Mcdermott and Nikola Mirotic might play with the Bulls this upcoming season, and replayed Patrick Kane's interview with Spiegel and Abbatacola.
  • Laurence Holmes hour 2 7/17/14

    July 18, 2014

    In the second hour of the show today Laurence talked all things Bears with 670 The Score's own Dan Durkin.
  • Laurence Holmes hour 1 7/17/14

    July 18, 2014

    In the first hour of the show today Laurence talked about enjoying the Blackhawks glory days while they're in the midst of them.
  • Laurence Holmes [hour 4] [7/16/14]

    July 17, 2014

    In the [4th hour] of the show today Lawrence had Hater Wednesdays.
  • Laurence Holmes [hour 3] [7/16/14]

    July 17, 2014

    In the [3rd hour] of the show today Laurence brought in Spice Adams & Lyndsay Petruny from "Inside the Bears" for Bears nuggets. They talk about working together and some of the challenges they go through together. They also look at Bears training camp coming up and what the season will hold.
  • Laurence Holmes [hour 2] [7/16/14]

    July 17, 2014

    In the [2nd hour] of the show today Laurence talked to Ryan Mcguffey of Comcast Sportsnet to talk about his Frank Thomas documentary. He also talked about Ozzie Guillen taking over for Robuin Ventura. Plus, he was joined by Cee Angi of SB Nation to discuss White Sox.
  • Laurence Holmes [hour 1] [7/16/14]

    July 17, 2014

    In the [1st hour] of the show today Laurence talks about Theo's future plans. He looks at the prospects ready to come up and make an impact. Plus Markl Gonzales joins Lawrence also.
  • Laurence Holmes - Hour 4 - 7/15/14

    July 16, 2014

    In the final hour, Laurence gets into a wide variety of topics on Ask Herb, even shirt jerseys.
  • Laurence Holmes - Hour 3 - 7/15/14

    July 16, 2014

    In this hour, Laurence takes calls from parents who have their kids playing sports, shares an interesting stat about the Bears defense last year, and talks about the two new defensive coaches in town.
  • Laurence Holmes hour 2 7/15/14

    July 16, 2014

    In the second hour of the show today Laurence was joined in studio by Aggrey Sam, Chicago Bulls beat reporter for CSNChicago.com and also discussed a piece from GQ about the rise of "jerk parents" in youth sports.
  • Laurence Holmes hour 1 7/15/14

    July 16, 2014

    In the first hour of the show today Laurence was joined in studio by Chicago Bulls beat reporter for CSNChicago.com, Aggrey Sam for the full sixty minutes to talk all things Bulls.
  • Laurence Holmes - Hour 4 - 7/14/14

    July 15, 2014

    In the final hour, Laurence talks about the MLB All-Star Game, what he hated about Fox Sports 1 from over the weekend, and the World Cup.
  • Laurence Holmes - Hour 3 - 7/14/14

    July 15, 2014

    In this hour, Laurence talks to John Schuhmann of NBA.com about the Bulls moves in free agency and also gets into his excitement for football season to begin.
  • Laurence Holmes - Hour 2 - 7/14/14

    July 15, 2014

    In the second hour, Laurence talks about whether the current pieces on the Bulls are enough to win and talks to David Schuster about the signing of Pau Gasol, as well as Melo's decision.
  • Laurence Holmes hour 1 7/14/14

    July 15, 2014

    In the first hour of the show today Laurence talked about the Bulls missing out on Carmelo Anthony and if Bulls fans overrate the team and their most recent "success."
  • Laurence Holmes hour 2 7/10/14

    July 11, 2014

    In the second hour of the show today Laurence discussed Carmelo Anthony with Sun Times writer Joe Cowley and answered caller's questions about Bulls free agency.
  • Laurence Holmes hour 1 7/10/14

    July 11, 2014

    In the first hour of the show today Laurence discussed all the moving parts in NBA free agency and Carmelo possibly regaining interest in joining the Bulls.
  • Laurence Holmes hour 3 7/3/14

    July 4, 2014

    In the third hour of the show today Laurence and Herb took calls for the Ask Herb segment ranging from basketball to relationship advice.
  • Laurence Holmes [hour x] [x/x/xx]

    July 4, 2014

    In the third hour of the show today Laurence and Herb took calls for the Ask Herb segment ranging from basketball to relationship advice.
  • Laurence Holmes hour 2 7/3/14

    July 4, 2014

    In the second hour of the show today Laurence continued to discuss the chaos of NBA free agency and what happens if the Bulls don't sign Carmelo
  • Laurence Holmes hour 1 07-03-14

    July 4, 2014

    In the first hour of the show today Laurence talked about the state of soccer in the United States as well as the latest on the Carmelo Anthony free agency saga
  • Laurence Holmes- hour 4- 6/30/14

    July 1, 2014

    In the 4th hour of the show today Laurence replayed Doug McDermott's introductory press conference and also talked more about Derrick Rose and Carmelo Anthony.
  • Laurence Holmes - Hour 3 - 6/30/14

    July 1, 2014

    In this hour, Laurence stays on the hot topic of free agency and who the Bulls can aquire.
  • Laurence Holmes - Hour 2 - 6/30/14

    July 1, 2014

    In this hour, Laurence talks to David Schuster of 670 The Score about Derrick Rose and Carmelo Anthony, as well as continuing the conversation about Rose not recruiting.

Recent Articles & Blog Posts

Charles Tillman. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Tillman: ‘I Guarantee I Will Retire As A Bear’

Charles Tillman doesn’t know if he will be back with the Bears next year.

670 The Score–01/30/2014

Jay Cutler. (Credit: Jonathan Daniel, Getty)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-Packers

Time offers the opportunity for perspective, so I thought it would be a good idea to wait each week to give my thoughts on the Bears game.

670 The Score–12/30/2013

Phil Simms. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Over/Unders for Bears vs. Ravens

Phil Simms also says “talked about” every chance he gets
According to Phil Simms Quotes on Twitter…
He gave 28 “Talked about”s last week
Can he go that high again?

670 The Score–11/15/2013

Josh McCown. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-Redskins

Josh McCown was terrific in relief of Cutler

670 The Score–10/21/2013

Lance Briggs. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-Giants

Time offers the opportunity for perspective, so I thought it would be a good idea to wait each week to give my thoughts on the Bears game.

670 The Score–10/11/2013

Charles Tillman.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Tillman On Trestman: ‘He’s Turned The Corner With Me’

It’s no secret former Bears head coach Lovie Smith was adored by his players.

670 The Score–10/03/2013

Matt Forte. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-Lions

ime offers the opportunity for perspective, so I thought it would be a good idea to wait each week to give my thoughts on the Bears game.

CBS Chicago–09/30/2013

Jay Cutler.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-Steelers

Jay Cutler played a composed, if not spectacular, game.

670 The Score–09/24/2013

Tim Jennings.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-Vikings

Time offers the opportunity for perspective, so I thought it would be a good idea to wait each week to give my thoughts on the Bears game.

670 The Score–09/16/2013

Brandon Marshall.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-Bengals

Here’s what I saw, what I heard and what I was told from the Bears-Bengals game.

670 The Score–09/09/2013

Justin Bieber. (Credit: Theo Wargo/Getty Images for Jingle Ball 2012)

Justin Bieber Poses With Stanley Cup, Walks On Indian Head Logo

If Justin Bieber was looking for a way to anger Blackhawks fans, this is the way to do it.

CBS Chicago–07/10/2013

Brian Urlacher

Trestman On Urlacher: ‘He Could Play On 1st And 2nd Down For Us’

In an interview with 670 The Score’s Laurence Holmes at the NFL owners meetings in Phoenix, new Bears head coach Marc Trestman wouldn’t commit to Urlacher being an every-down linebacker anymore.

CBS Chicago–03/20/2013

Brian Urlacher and Israel Idonije. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears DE Idonije: ‘I Think Urlacher Is Going To Be Back’

Free agent defensive end Israel Idonije is making his intentions completely clear: He only wants to play two or three more years and he wants to do it in Chicago.

670 The Score–03/08/2013

Jason Goff. (Credit: 670 The Score.)

Listen: Jason Goff On Mixtape Monday

If you missed last night’s Mixtape Monday with 670 The Score’s Laurence Holmes, we’ve got you covered.

670 The Score–03/05/2013

D.J. Moore. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Moore On Fallout With The Bears: ‘It Hurt My Feelings’

D.J. Moore is no more in Chicago.

670 The Score–03/05/2013

Charles Tillman. (Credit: Getty Images)

Tillman: ‘My Heart Bled’ For Lovie

While many questions still linger around Halas Hall in the wake of Lovie Smith’s firing earlier this week, one thing is certain: Smith’s players loved playing for him.

670 The Score–01/03/2013

Cheerleaders for the Illinois Fighting Illini fire up their fans prior to a game.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Illini AD Thomas: ‘We’ve Got To Do Better’ In Chicago

There has long been an apparent gap between Chicago sports fans and the University of Illinois’ athletic programs and Illini Athletic Director Mike Thomas is determined to fix it.

670 The Score–12/19/2012

Julius Peppers and Aaron Rodgers. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-Packers

Here’s what Laurence Holmes saw, heard and was told since the Bears lost to the Green Bay Packers Sunday.

CBS Chicago–12/17/2012

Devin Hester. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-Vikings

Here’s what Laurence Holmes saw, heard and was told since the Bears lost to the Minnesota Vikings Sunday.

CBS Chicago–12/10/2012

Russell Wilson.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-Seahawks

Time offers the opportunity for perspective, so I thought it would be a good idea to wait each week to give my thoughts on the Bears game. The idea being that 24 hours allows for me to watch the game over and talk to a few more people. Hence, “The 24 Blog.”

CBS Chicago–12/03/2012