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Christian Raja (R), of Brooklyn, reacts at a missed attempt on goal by the United during overtime against Belgium in the World Cup (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

9 Things U.S. Team Fans Will Miss After Their World Cup Exit

Belgium defeated the U.S. 2-1 in full time and deflated the American hype and furor around our new favorite sport-of-the-moment. Although we won’t see the USMNT contend for the title, good times and camaraderie were had by all.

07/02/2014

USA soccer fans celebrate in Chicago's Grant Park. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

USA-Belgium World Cup Viewing Party Set For Soldier Field

Soldier Field will host the official World Cup viewing party for Tuesday’s USA-Belgium soccer game, the U.S. Soccer Federation announced on Sunday.

06/29/2014

Commissioner Roger Goodell at the 2014 NFL Draft in New York City. (Cliff Hawkins/Getty Images)

Wisch: The Windy City Deserves To Feel An NFL Draft

The NFL Draft needs a change of scenery and belongs in a city that loves football.

CBS Chicago–06/12/2014

Breast Cancer Ribbon

Avon Walk Against Breast Cancer Gets Underway From Soldier Field

The fight against breast cancer is getting a boost this weekend, as thousands gather for the annual “Avon Walk Against Breast Cancer.”

05/31/2014

Solider Field. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Emanuel Endorses Soldier Field Parking Lot Location For Lucas Museum

Mayor Emanuel says he endorses a recommendation that would give a museum created by movie giant George Lucas on some prime Lakefront real estate…near Soldier Field, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.

05/20/2014

After School Matters' Ray Graham Training Center Drum Line opens the 46th Annual Special Olympics Chicago Spring Games festivities at Soldier Field. (Credit: Twitter/@aftrschoolmttrs)

Special Olympics Spring Games Kick Off At Soldier Field

Thousands of athletes and their coaches marched into Soldier Field on Tuesday for the opening ceremony for the Special Olympics Chicago spring games.

05/06/2014

Chris Conte. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emery: Conte Expected To Be Ready For Preseason Opener

Injured safety Chris Conte is expected back for the first preseason game.

CBS Chicago–05/01/2014

Nearly 70 students from East Aurora High School walked 37.5 miles from Aurora to Soldier Field on Wednesday. (Credit: Shane Gillespie)

Students Participate In 38-Mile Walk From Aurora To Soldier Field

Nearly 70 west suburban high school students walked from their school in Aurora to Soldier Field this week, as an act of solidarity with a former child soldier whose autobiography they read.

03/27/2014

(Photo Credit: Spring Awakening Music Festival's Facebook)

Five Reasons To Visit Chicago For Spring Break

Here is just a sampling of five reasons why you should choose Chicago this year for your spring break getaway.

03/08/2014

Soldier Field. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Wisch: Expand Soldier Field, But Not For A Super Bowl

Adding more seats would benefit Bears fans and allow for more revenue from non-football events.

CBS Chicago–03/06/2014

Soldier Field. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emanuel Considering 5,000-Seat Expansion At Soldier Field

The stadium that’s home to the Chicago Bears has a capacity of 61,500 people for football games and 63,500 for other events.

03/05/2014

Corey Crawford. (Getty Images)

Blackhawks Goalie Crawford’s Pads Still Missing

Have you seen anyone strolling around with a set of goalie pads? Send tips Corey Crawford’s way.

CBS Chicago–03/03/2014

The Pittsburgh Penguins take on the Chicago Blackhawks in the third period. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis /Getty Images)

Zawaski: Random Thoughts From Stadium Series Finale

People who cover sports often try to find larger meanings in 60 minutes, nine innings, or two halves. “Was that a statement game?” they ask. Grand conclusions are reached based on a single outcome. Over the last 12 hours or so, we’ve heard and read many opinions stating that the Blackhawks 5-1 win over the Penguins was some grand announcement to the NHL that the Blackhawks are the best team in hockey. Others proclaim that Jonathan Toews’ three point performance means that the Blackhawks’ captain is a better player than Pittsburgh’s Sidney Crosby, who was held without a point in the Stadium Series finale.

670 The Score–03/02/2014

Jonathan Toews #19 of the Chicago Blackhawks fights for the puck in the 2014 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series game against the Pittsburgh Penguins at Soldier Field on March 1, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis /Getty Images)

Toews Powers Blackhawks To Snowy 5-1 Win Over Penguins

Jonathan Toews had two goals and an assist at a picturesque Soldier Field, and the Blackhawks beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-1 on Saturday night in the finale of the NHL Stadium Series.

03/01/2014

Patrick Kane.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Fun Facts: Stadium Series At Solider Field By The Numbers

Make yourself smarter — the ice should be 22 degrees on Saturday at Solider Field.

CBS Chicago–02/28/2014

Head coach Joel Quenneville of the Chicago Blackhawks (credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Tickets Drop 42% For Stadium Series Game At Soldier Field

Just last week, Jonathan Toews and Sidney Crosby were teammates donning gold medals as the Men’s Ice Hockey Champions of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. On Saturday, they face off against each other in the final game of the 2014 NHL Stadium Series.

02/28/2014

Soldier Field. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge: Bears CEO Ted Phillips Positioning Chicago For Super Bowl, NFL Draft

Logistically, Chicago could host the big game, but Soldier Field’s smaller capacity is a hold-up.

CBS Chicago–02/28/2014

Soldier Field. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Watch: Time Lapse Of Soldier Field Hockey Makeover

The Blackhawks and Penguins face off Saturday night in the Stadium Series.

CBS Chicago–02/26/2014

Corey Crawford. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

View: Blackhawks’ Goalies Special Masks For Stadium Series

The Penguins and Blackhawks face off Saturday at Soldier Field.

CBS Chicago–02/25/2014

Soldier Field. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

NHL Begins Prepping Soldier Field For Outdoor Blackhawks Game

A huge semi-trailer filled with compressors has parked at Soldier Field to start making ice for the Hawks Penguins NHL game March 1.

02/18/2014

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