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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

Minnesota Vikings v Chicago Bears

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. 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–11/26/2012

Jason Campbell is sacked by Aldon Smith and Justin Smith. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-49ers

Here’s what Laurence Holmes saw, heard and was told since the Bears lost to the San Francisco 49ers Monday night.

CBS Chicago–11/21/2012

Jason Campbell.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Holmes: What To Watch For – Bears At 49ers

Check out 670 The Score’s Laurence Holmes as he gives you his “What To Watch For” in the video below!

670 The Score–11/18/2012

Matt Forte gets tackled against the Texans. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-Texans

Every week Laurence Holmes takes 24 hours to watch the Bears game again and talk to players, coaches and experts behind the scenes. Here’s what he saw, heard and was told since the Bears lost to the Houston Texans Sunday night.

CBS Chicago–11/13/2012

Charles Tillman #33 and Chris Conte #47 of the Chicago Bears try to intercept a pass. (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-Titans

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.”

670 The Score–11/05/2012

Chris Johnson. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Holmes: What To Watch For – Bears Vs Titans

What should you watch for in Sunday’s game against the Titans? As he does each week, 670 The Score’s Laurence Holmes tells you in his video below!

670 The Score–11/02/2012

Matt Forte. (Photo by John Gress/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-Panthers

By Laurence W. Holmes- (CBS) Every week I take 24 hours to watch the Bears game again and talk to players, coaches and experts behind the scenes. Here’s what I saw, heard and was told [...]

CBS Chicago–10/29/2012

Lance Briggs

Briggs: Not Stopping ‘Til I Get A Ring

Though he’s been playing one of the world’s most violent sports at the highest level for more than a decade, Briggs isn’t quitting until he accomplishes his goal.

670 The Score–10/25/2012

Charles Tillman.  (David Banks/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-Lions

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–10/23/2012

Yelling man. (Photo credit Toru Yamanaka/AFP/Getty Images)

Listen: Hater Wednesday

Hater Wednesday is your chance to let it all out.

670 The Score–10/11/2012

Charles Tillman

Tillman: Strength Rests In Defense As A Whole

Charles Tillman may be having a Pro Bowl-caliber season, but the veteran cornerback knows the strength of this Bears defense is in the unit as a whole.

670 The Score–10/10/2012

Jay Cutler. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Holmes: What To Watch For – Bears At Jaguars

The Bears will look to improve to 4-1 Sunday in Jacksonville. Should they be worried about a let-down game against a team they should beat?

CBS Chicago–10/05/2012

Major Wright  reacts after he intercepted a pass in the third quarter against the Dallas Cowboys. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-Cowboys

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.

CBS Chicago–10/02/2012

Earl Bennett dives for the end zone against the Cowboys. (Getty Images)

Holmes: What To Watch For – Bears Vs Cowboys

The Bears got back in the winning column last week against the Rams, but now they return to prime time Monday night in Dallas.

CBS Chicago–09/28/2012

Tim Jennings breaks up a pass intended for Brandon Gibson. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-Rams

Here’s what Laurence Holmes saw, heard and was told in the last 24 hours.

CBS Chicago–09/24/2012

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

Holmes: What To Watch For – Bears Vs Rams

After a dreadful Week 2 performance in Green Bay, the Bears will look to bounce back against the Rams Sunday at Solider Field.

CBS Chicago–09/21/2012

Matt Forte

Holmes: What To Watch For – Bears Vs Packers

Check out 670 The Score’s Laurence Holmes as he gives you his “What To Watch For.”

670 The Score–09/13/2012

Jay Cutler congratulates Matt Forte after Forte ran for a second half touchdown. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-Colts

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.

CBS Chicago–09/10/2012

Lovie Smith and Brian Urlacher. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Holmes: What To Watch For – Bears Vs Colts

Check out 670 The Score’s Laurence Holmes as he gives you his “What To Watch For” in the video!

670 The Score–09/07/2012

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

Holmes: Be Patient With Bears Offense

When the Bears traded for Brandon Marshall, it opened up a whole new world of offensive football.

CBS Chicago–09/06/2012