Contract Extension

Stan Bowman

Blackhawks Extend GM Bowman’s Contract 2 Years

The Blackhawks have agreed to a two-year contract extension with general manager Stan Bowman, keeping him with the club through the 2017-18 NHL season.


Joel Quenneville hoists the Stanley Cup. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Harris: Quenneville Grateful For Contract Extension, Credits Players

Joel Quenneville will be in Chicago for at least four more years, and his players are all smiles.


Patrick Mannelly

Bears Sign Mannelly To One-Year Extension

Mannelly has played his entire 15-year career with the Bears since he was drafted in 6th round of the 1998 NFL Draft. His 15 years with the Bears are a team record. He also holds the team record for the number of games played, with 230.

CBS Chicago–12/24/2012

Gov. Pat Quinn (AP Photo/Seth Perlman)

Quinn Terminates Contract With State’s Largest Worker Union

After nearly a year of negotiations, Gov. Pat Quinn’s administration on Tuesday terminated the contract between the state of Illinois and its largest public employee union.


Starting pitcher Jake Peavy #44 of the Chicago White Sox delivers during the first inning Seattle Mariners at U.S. Cellular Field on August 24, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

White Sox Sign Peavy To 2 Year, $29M Extension

The White Sox have signed starting pitcher Jake Peavy to a two-year, $29 million contract extension.


Ray Emery. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Sign Emery To 1-Year Extension

The Blackhawks and goalie Ray Emery have agreed to a one-year contract extension.

670 The Score–04/07/2012

Report: Sox Sign Danks To 5-Year, $65M Extension

The White Sox are reportedly close to a 5-year contract extension for lefty starter John Danks.


Derrick Rose

Report: Bulls, Rose Agree To 5-Year Extension

The Chicago Tribune is reporting that reigning MVP Derrick Rose has agreed to a five-year contract extension with the Chicago Bulls worth approximately $94 million.


Roberto Garza

Garza, Not Forte, Gets 2-Year Extension

Bears center Roberto Garza has won a two-year contract extension, and will remain with the team through 2013, the team confirmed Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–11/08/2011

Stan Bowman

3-Year Extension For Blackhawks GM Stan Bowman

The Blackhawks have given vice president and general manager Stan Bowman a three-year contract extension.

CBS Chicago–10/04/2011

Pat Fitzgerald

Muller: Contract Extension A Home Run For Pat Fitzgerald

When Pat Fitzgerald took over as the head football coach at Northwestern, after the untimely death of the late Randy Walker five seasons ago, it was hard to say how much success the then 31-year old Orland Park-native would have.

CBS Chicago–05/11/2011

Pat Fitzgerald

Dorfman: Fitz Is In Place, Now Time To Build Around Him

Northwestern made the right move on Tuesday by extending Pat Fitzgerald’s contract through 2020. Now they have to follow up and get Fitzgerald, as well as the rest of Wildcat athletics, better facilites.

670 The Score–05/11/2011

Pat Fitzgerald

Fitzgerald: NU’s Recent Success ‘Just The Tip Of The Iceberg’

On Tuesday, Northwestern inked head coach Pat Fitzgerald to a new 10-year contract, keeping him in Evanston through the 2020 season.

670 The Score–05/10/2011

Pat Fitzgerald

Northwestern, Fitzgerald Agree To 10-Year Contract

Northwestern has signed head football coach Pat Fitzgerald to a new 10-year contract that will keep him on the Ryan Field sideline through the 2020 season.

CBS Chicago–05/10/2011

Matt Thornton

White Sox, Thornton Agree On 2-Year Contract Extension

All-Star relief pitcher Matt Thornton has signed a 2-year, $12 million contract extension with the Chicago White Sox. The deal also includes a club option for the 2014 season.


Brent Seabrook

Evaluating The Seabrook Contract

Brent Seabrook signed a big contract over the weekend that assured he’d be part of the Blackhawks organization for years to come. But now the team has roughly $49 million committed to 12 players for next season.

670 The Score–03/01/2011

Lovie Smith

Arkush: Lovie Contract Doesn’t Change Much

Last week the Chicago Bears rewarded head coach Lovie Smith with a two-year contract extension. It was an extension that cause a stir among Bears fans.

670 The Score–03/01/2011

Antti Niemi

Ex-Blackhawk Niemi Gets Four-Year Extension

Former Chicago Blackhawks goalie Antti Niemi helped the team win the Stanley Cup Championship last season before moving on to the San Jose Sharks as a free agent, on Tuesday he signed a four-year extension.


Brent Seabrook

Report: Blackhawks And Seabrook Close To New Contract

The Chicago Blackhawks and Brent Seabrook could be close to a deal that would keep the defenseman in a Blackhawks sweater for a while.


Lovie Smith

Rock’s Rant: Chicago Bears Extend Lovie Smith’s Contract…Has Yet To Earn It

It was announced, fans expected it, and now finally it has happened. No, not the sequel to absolutely hilarious motion picture “The Hangover.”

670 The Score–02/25/2011