Free Agency

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14 Hilarious Reactions To LeBron James Going Back To Cleveland On Twitter

While people in Cleveland are celebrating “LeBron James Day” today and Miami Heat fans burning #6 jerseys, let’s look at the 9 most hilarious reactions to LeBron James’ decision to return home to Cleveland.


Lamarr Houston. (Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

New Bears DE Houston Plans To Bring ‘Dick Butkus’ Attitude To Chicago

Houston wants to play “nasty, in-your-face football.”

CBS Chicago–03/12/2014

Brian Urlacher. (Jonathan Daniel/Allsport/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Urlacher Puts Grudge Ahead Of Basic Business With Hester Comments

Clearly not over his divorce with the Bears, Brian Urlacher is displaying his immaturity.

CBS Chicago–03/07/2014

Josh McCown. (Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Jets Interested In Bears QB Josh McCown

The Bears will have plenty of competition for McCown when free agency opens.

CBS Chicago–02/24/2014

Charles Tillman. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Tillman: ‘I Know They Want Me Back’ But It’s A Matter Of Finances

Charles Tillman still doesn’t have an inkling of whether he’ll be back with the Bears.

CBS Chicago–02/19/2014

Phil Emery. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Durkin: Some Advice Phil Emery Didn’t Ask For, Part III

A step-by-step, player-by-player look at the offseason script for the Bears to follow.

CBS Chicago–02/13/2014

Charles Tillman.  (David Banks/Getty Images)

What Are Chances Charles Tillman Returns To Bears?

Tillman can probably get a longer contract elsewhere, but a tough decision may await.

CBS Chicago–02/10/2014

Jarrod Saltalamacchia.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Silverman: Role-Playing Free Agents Can Help White Sox, Cubs In 2014

You don’t need to fill your team with superstars acquired through free agency in order to turn things around.

670 The Score–11/05/2013

Patrick Sharp, Duncan Keith and Marian Hossa celebrate after winning the Stanley Cup.  (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Silverman: Blackhawks Roster Looks Strong, But Bickell, Emery Likely To Depart

The future looks bright for the Chicago Blackhawks, certainly a lot brighter than it did when they won the Stanley Cup in 2010.

CBS Chicago–06/27/2013

Josh McCown (credit: Adam Bettcher /Getty Images)

Key Free Agency Pick-Ups For The Bears And NFC North

By: Tony Meale NFL Free Agency has begun ( check out our Free Agency Tracker here ) and we’re taking a look at which players each team and division needs to pick up to improve […]


Doug Davis

Report: White Sox Sign Ex-Cub Doug Davis

According to a report, the Chicago White Sox have signed former Chicago Cub Doug Davis to a Minor League contract.

CBS Chicago–07/15/2011

Sean O'Donnell

New Blackhawk O’Donnell: ‘I’m Not A Finesse Guy’

One of the major criticisms of the Chicago Blackhawks last season was a lack of grit and toughness, especially among the defenseman. And judging by the free agent signings of general manager Stan Bowman, that need has been addressed.

670 The Score–07/15/2011

Olin Kreutz

Arkush: Failing To Sign Kreutz Would Be ‘Biggest Mistake They’ve Ever Made’

Optimistic reports about the NFL Lockout have started to come in with more frequency over the previous few days, leading most to believe that a deal will be reached soon. Once that deal is reached, the Bears will have another big negotiation.

670 The Score–07/15/2011

Prince Fielder

Wisch: Fielder As A Cub – Can You Handle The Weight?

Prince Fielder is only 27 years old, currently tied for the NL lead in RBI and was just christened as MVP of the 2011 All-Star Game. He’s also a free agent-to-be, wants a megabucks deal and measures in at 5-foot-11, 275 pounds.

CBS Chicago–07/14/2011

Alfonso Soriano

How The Cubs ‘Right The Ship’ In 2012

When baseball resumes on Thursday, Cubs fans will have to face the the reality of watching their team, most likely, struggle through the final 70 games of the season. And after that, comes an offseason where they’ll demand significant change.

670 The Score–07/13/2011

Dez Clark

Dez Clark: ‘I Really Don’t Think I’ll Be Back’ With The Bears

While the representatives for the NFL owners and players continue to try and reach an agreement on a new collective bargaining agreement, there’s a group of players not only uncertain when they’ll play again, but also where they’ll play.

670 The Score–07/12/2011

Chester Taylor

Report: NFL Has ’12-Day Plan’ To Resume Football Activities

NFL fans yearning to have some actual football news to and discuss could soon have their wish. According to a report by Houston’s SportsRadio 610, the NFL will initiate a 12-day plan to resume football activities beginning Saturday at midnight.

CBS Chicago–07/11/2011

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell

NFL Stumbling Blocks: Free Agency, Rookie Wages

A rookie wage scale and free agency for veterans appear to be the biggest stumbling blocks to ending the NFL lockout.

CBS Chicago–07/10/2011

Jamal Mayers

Blackhawks Sign Brunette, McLean, Mayers And O’Donnell

July 1 marks the opening day of NHL free agency, and the Chicago Blackhawks got off to an active start, signing four players pretty early on.

CBS Chicago–07/01/2011

Steve Montador

UPDATED: Bowman ‘Optimistic’ Blackhawks Can Sign Montador

On Wednesday, the Chicago Blackhawks sent a seventh round pick to the Buffalo Sabres for the negotiating rights to defenseman Steve Montador.

CBS Chicago–06/30/2011