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Jim Kelly waves to the crowd during introductions during the Class of 2014 Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony at Fawcett Stadium on August 2, 2014 in Canton, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Keidel: Jim Kelly’s Final Score

Word dripped down this week that Jim Kelly’s cancer is gone.

CBS Chicago–4 hours ago

Hall of Fame inductee Greg Maddux, second from left, poses for a photograph with his plaque with and, from left to right, Baseball Hall of Fame president Jeff Idelson, Hall of Fame chairman Jane Forbes Clark and MLB commissioner Bud Selig at Clark Sports Center during the Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Levine: Maddux Stays In Character In Hall Of Fame Speech

Greg Maddux was truly one of a kind in a 22-year career in which he won 355 games.

CBS Chicago–07/27/2014

Documentary subjects Evander Holyfield and Mike Tyson from 'Champs', during the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival at the Monarch Room on April 19, 2014 in New York City. (credit: Larry Busacca/Getty Images for the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival)

Keidel: No Holy War For Holyfield

Mike Tyson has been chosen to present Evander Holyfield for his induction into Nevada’s Boxing Hall of Fame on August 9, in, of course, Las Vegas, the scene of many crimes, factual and fictional.

07/25/2014

(L-R) 2014 Baseball Hall of Fame Electees Greg Maddux, Frank Thomas and Tom Glavine visit at The Empire State Building on January 9, 2014 in New York City. (credit: Rob Kim/Getty Images)

6 Newest Members Of The National Baseball Hall Of Fame

Taking place in Cooperstown, NY, six baseball players/managers will be inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame. The official induction ceremony will take place Sunday, July 27th.

07/25/2014

Frank Thomas. (Elsa/Getty Images)

Levine: Thomas Looking Forward To Hall Of Fame Induction

Frank Thomas will be honored next weekend in Cooperstown, N.Y.

CBS Chicago–07/20/2014

The 16-Inch Softball Hall of Fame and Museum in Forest Park, Illinois. (Credit: 16inchsoftballhof.com)

Forest Park To Be Cooperstown For 16-Inch Softball

For Larry Piekarz, executive director of the Park District of the Forest Park, the 16-Inch Softball Hall of Fame is a dream come true.

07/07/2014

Greg Maddux.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images.)

Wisch: A Brave In The Hall, But Is Maddux A Cub At Heart?

Come July, Greg Maddux will enter the Hall of Fame with an Atlanta Braves cap emblazoned on his plaque. And that’s absolutely as it should be.

670 The Score–01/10/2014

Frank Thomas

Doyel: Le Batard HOF Vote Stunt A Cry For Attention, Reveals Nothing

Dan Le Batard wanted his Baseball Hall of Fame vote to be heard, so he gave it to one of the biggest megaphones in sports — Deadspin.

670 The Score–01/09/2014

Bud Selig speaks at the 2012 Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Le Batard Barred From Future Hall Of Fame Votes

Dan Le Batard was kicked out of the Baseball Writers’ Association of America for one year and barred from future Hall of Fame votes after he turned over his 2014 ballot to a website that allowed readers to choose the selections.

670 The Score–01/09/2014

Bud Selig speaks at the 2012 Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Dan Le Batard Gave His Hall Vote To Deadspin

ESPN host Dan Le Batard acknowledged Wednesday he gave his baseball Hall of Fame ballot to the website Deadspin because he detests the “hypocrisy” in the voting process.

670 The Score–01/08/2014

Frank Thomas and Greg Maddux. (Credit: Getty Images)

Frank Thomas, Greg Maddux Elected Into Baseball Hall Of Fame

White Sox slugger Frank Thomas and Cubs pitcher Greg Maddux have been elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame

670 The Score–01/08/2014

Frank Thomas and Greg Maddux. (Credit: Getty Images)

Wisch: Chicago Fans Deserve Thomas-Maddux HOF Induction

The fan bases don’t often agree on much, but let’s hope we can all agree on that.

670 The Score–01/07/2014

Greg Maddux winds back to pitch during a game in the 1988 season at Wrigley Field.  (Photo by: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images )

Wisch: Maddux Should Be A Unanimous HOFer

Come next week, Greg Maddux will make the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame. But he almost certainly won’t make it in the way he should.

670 The Score–12/31/2013

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GRAMMY Hall of Fame Inducts 27 New Recordings from Dolly Parton, The Rolling Stones, U2 and More

The GRAMMY Hall of Fame was established in 1973 to honor recordings of lasting qualitative or historical significance that are at least 25 years old. According to GRAMMY.org, inductees are selected by a “special member committee of eminent and knowledgeable professionals from all branches of the recording arts.”

12/04/2013

Paul Konerko. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Konerko Went Out And Did It Right

White Sox fans will always love him, as they should.

670 The Score–09/25/2013

Ken Norton (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Keidel: Final Bell Sounds For Famed Boxer Ken Norton

Before other sports matched the money and none of the danger, boxing was must-watch theater, a distillation of the rags-to-riches narrative that personified the American Dream. And Ken Norton was Exhibit A.

09/19/2013

Devin Hester. (Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Devin Hester & The Language Of Hall Of Fame Exclusion

He only does one thing well. That’s the story of Devin Hester’s career, isn’t it?

CBS Chicago–08/28/2013

Frank Thomas and Greg Maddux. (Credit: Getty Images)

Wisch: Thomas, Maddux Could Help Heal The Hall in 2014

Former Cubs and White Sox greats Greg Maddux and Frank Thomas are likely to be inducted into the Hall in their first year on the ballot

670 The Score–07/30/2013

Loyola University Chicago

Loyola’s 1963 Championship Basketball Team Inducted Into Hall Of Fame

The 1963 Loyola University Chicago men’s basketball team will be the first team ever inducted into the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame on November 24 in Kansas City, Missouri.

04/02/2013

Tim Brown. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Silverman: Brown’s Laughable Assertion May End Up Keeping Him Out Of Hall

Tim Brown had one chance to win a Super Bowl in his career with the Oakland Raiders.

CBS Chicago–01/24/2013

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