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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 - 35 min. - 04/17/14

    April 18, 2014

    In a shortened 35 minute show today Laurence talked Game 1 of the Blackhawks-Blues series with guests Jay Zawaski, Brian Hedger and Sam Fels.
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 3 4-14-14

    April 15, 2014

    In the third and final hour of the show today Laurence talked about the running back position and how important or not it is to NFL teams now
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 2 4-14-14

    April 15, 2014

    In the second hour of the show today Laurence talked about seeing your favorite team on the road and all the fun that goes with it
  • Laurence Holmes and Jay Zawaski 4-14-14

    April 15, 2014

    Laurence and Jay talk about the Blackhawks and their matchup against the Blues in the first round
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 1 4-14-14

    April 15, 2014

    The first hour for Laurence started at seven tonight. He talked about the White Sox start so far and finished the hour with Blackhawks talk
  • Laurence Holmes - 04/10/14

    April 11, 2014

    In a shortened version of the show, today Laurence touched on White Sox outfielder Avisail Garcia's season-ending injury and how it will affect the club going forward.
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 3 4-9-14

    April 10, 2014

    In the third and final hour of the show today Laurence had another great episode of Hater Wednesday
  • Laurence Holmes and Dan Pompei 4-9-14

    April 10, 2014

    Laurence and Dan Pompei, of The Chicago Tribune talk about the Bears their need for a safety
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 2 4-9-14

    April 10, 2014

    In the second hour of the show today Laurence talked more about the Bears. He also had to address comments made by Shabazz Napier
  • Laurence Holmes interview with Patrick Mannelly

    April 10, 2014

    Laurence and Bear's long snapper Patrick Mannelly talk about the Bears and his future with the team
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 1 4-9-14

    April 10, 2014

    Laurence had a shortened show tonight. In the first hour he talked about the Bears with long snapper Patrick Mannelly
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 1 4-7-14

    April 8, 2014

    In the first and only hour of the show today Laurence talked about both the Cubs and White Sox. He finished up with a little bit of Bulls and Pacers talk
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 3 4-4-14

    April 5, 2014

    In the third and final hour of the show today Laurence mixed in a little bit of everything. He talked Cubs, the NCAA Tournament, and finished with a little Bears
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 2 4-4-14

    April 5, 2014

    In the second of the show today Laurence talked about the Cubs and played some interesting sound from owner Tom Ricketts
  • Laurence Holmes and Bruce Levine

    April 5, 2014

    Laurence and Bruce Levine talk about the Cubs and their home opener today
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 1 4-4-14

    April 5, 2014

    Because of a long running White Sox game Laurence had a shortened show. The first hour started at 7:30. During that time he talked about the White Sox game and the Cubs opening up at home
  • Laurence Holmes-hour2-04/03/2014

    April 4, 2014

    In the second hour of the show today Laurence chatted with "A Tribe Called Quest" legend Phife Dawg about the McDonald's All-American game, some NBA and more!
  • Laurence Holmes-hour1-04/03/2014

    April 4, 2014

    In the first hour of the show today Laurence talked Bears with beat writer Adam Hoge and some college basketball with Stephen Bardo.
  • Laurence Holmes-hour2-04/03/14

    April 4, 2014

    In the second hour of the show today Laurence talked Bears with beat writer Adam Hoge and some college basketball with Stephen Bardo
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 4 - 4/2/14

    April 3, 2014

    In the fourth hour of the show today Laurence brings you Hater Wednesday.
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 3 - 4/2/14

    April 3, 2014

    In the third hour of the show today Laurence talked about the Brooks Orpik's hit on Jonathan Toews, and Laurence discusses his favorite sports trips.
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 2 4-2-14

    April 3, 2014

    In the second hour of the show today Laurence talked about the Blackhawks and the injury to Jonathan Toews
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 1 4-2-14

    April 3, 2014

    In a shortened first hour of the show today Laurence talked about the White Sox and their victory
  • Laurence Holmes-hour4-04/01/14

    April 2, 2014

    In the fourth hour of the show today Laurence chatted with Herb Lawrence in the Score's popular "Ask Herb" segment.
  • Laurence Holmes-hour 3-04/01/14

    April 2, 2014

    In the third hour] of the show today Laurence talked White Sox and Cubs with baseball insider Bruce Levine.

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