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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 - 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

Julius Peppers

Mulligan: Bears Must Draft Defensive End

The Bears learned the hard way in 2011 how important depth can be.

670 The Score–04/25/2012

Soldier Field. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Bears Roundtable Draft Discussion

In preparation for the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft, The Score hosted a roundtable discussion Tuesday night featuring The Score’s Laurence Holmes, Zach Zaidman, Mike Mulligan and the Chicago Tribune’s Brad Biggs, Dan Pompei and Matt Bowen.

670 The Score–04/23/2012

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Photos: D.J. Moore Live In Studio

With the NFL Draft less than one week away, Bears cornerback D.J. Moore joined Laurence Holmes inside The Score studios.

670 The Score–04/20/2012

Charles Tillman. (Getty Images)

Tillman On Not Playing In Super Bowl: ‘It’s Killing Me’

Tillman said it’s been tough being around the Super Bowl festivities knowing that he’s not playing on Sunday.

670 The Score–02/03/2012

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

Briggs: Pro Bowl Selection No Small Feat

Briggs, however, took Pro Bowl selections to another level when he was selected to his seventh-straight Pro Bowl late Tuesday night.

670 The Score–12/28/2011

Tim Tebow. (Photo by Garrett W. Ellwood/Getty Images)

Holmes: What To Watch For – Bears At Broncos

They can’t count on that again. There are countless storylines for this game, including whether the offense can put points on the board. Along with that here’s what I think is interesting.

CBS Chicago–12/09/2011

Mark Buehrle celebrates winning the 2005 World Series. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

LISTEN: Tribute To Mark Buehrle

To honor to the lefthander’s time on the Southside, 670 The Score producer Chris Tannehill put together this moving tribute to Mark Buehrle. Enjoy.

CBS Chicago–12/08/2011

Lance Briggs

Briggs: Bad Taste From Hail Mary Lingers

Losing a football game on a Haily Mary is one of the most disappointing and discouraging ways to lose. When that Hail Mary is the only touchdown scored in the game, it makes it all the worse.

670 The Score–12/07/2011

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Win A Trip To The 2012 White Sox Fantasy Camp

Check out this exclusive offer for one lucky fan to win this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to attend the 2012 White Sox Fantasy Camp!

670 The Score–12/07/2011

Brian Urlacher takes the field. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Holmes: What To Watch For – Bears vs Chiefs

I’m finding it very difficult to make a persuasive argument on why Bears fans should be worried about Kansas City. Strangely, that worries me.

CBS Chicago–12/04/2011

Caleb Hanie is hit by Richard Seymour. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Holmes: Something For Hanie To Build On

No one knew what to expect from Caleb Hanie. Not you. Not me. Not even the Bears coaching staff.

CBS Chicago–11/28/2011

Defensive end Julius Peppers rushes during the game with the San Diego Chargers  (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Holmes: What To Watch For — Chargers At Bears

By Laurence Holmes- (WSCR) This week starts a strange stretch of games for the Bears. In the next four weeks, they will play every team in the AFC West. It leaves the Bears with some opportunities [...]

670 The Score–11/19/2011

The Bears and Lions brawl at Soldier Field. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Holmes: A Rivalry Is Born

It’s been brewing since the Monday night game last month. In fact, the kindling for this fire was sparked with Calvin Johnson’s non-catch in the opener last year. The Bears and Lions don’t like each other and Sunday it boiled over.

670 The Score–11/14/2011

Calvin Johnson and Charles Tillman. (Photo by Gregory Shamus and Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Holmes: What To Watch For – Lions At Bears

Regular season games don’t get much bigger than this one.

670 The Score–11/11/2011

Brian Urlacher and Lance Briggs

Urlacher And Briggs: We’re Not Old

Brian Urlacher and Lance Briggs may be in their early 30s, but don’t tell them they are old.

670 The Score–11/10/2011

LeSean McCoy of the Philadelphia Eagles evades Charles Tillman.  (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Holmes: Bears Defensive Switch Up Proves Effective

The Bears mixed coverages and looks to confuse Michael Vick, but the biggest change was how physical the cornerbacks were allowed to be.

CBS Chicago–11/08/2011

Michael Vick (Getty)

Holmes: What To Watch For – Bears At Eagles

Another big game for the Bears as they travel to take on Philadelphia tonight. If the Bears can find a way to win, they put themselves in a great spot to continue the playoff race. A loss with a rested Detroit coming in next week makes things more difficult. Here are the matchups I’m looking at:

670 The Score–11/07/2011

Chicago Bears offensive tackle Gabe Carimi. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Holmes’ Mailbag: Should The Bears Start Carimi?

The bye week is over and the Bears are getting back to business. Let’s see what’s on your mind as the Bears get ready for a big matchup with the Eagles.

670 The Score–11/02/2011

Comedian Stephen Colbert (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Colbert’s Take On NBA Lockout

Stephen Colbert, the host of The Colbert Report, offers up his opinion on what’s wrong with the NBA.

670 The Score–10/31/2011

Ndamukong Suh

Pure Michigan Lions Spoof

There are plenty of great things about Michigan, right?

670 The Score–10/31/2011