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.
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.
The NFL Draft needs a change of scenery and belongs in a city that loves football.
The fight against breast cancer is getting a boost this weekend, as thousands gather for the annual “Avon Walk Against Breast Cancer.”
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.
Thousands of athletes and their coaches marched into Soldier Field on Tuesday for the opening ceremony for the Special Olympics Chicago spring games.
Injured safety Chris Conte is expected back for the first preseason game.
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.
Here is just a sampling of five reasons why you should choose Chicago this year for your spring break getaway.
Adding more seats would benefit Bears fans and allow for more revenue from non-football events.
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.
Have you seen anyone strolling around with a set of goalie pads? Send tips Corey Crawford’s way.
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.
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.
Make yourself smarter — the ice should be 22 degrees on Saturday at Solider 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.
Logistically, Chicago could host the big game, but Soldier Field’s smaller capacity is a hold-up.
The Blackhawks and Penguins face off Saturday night in the Stadium Series.
The Penguins and Blackhawks face off Saturday at Soldier Field.
A huge semi-trailer filled with compressors has parked at Soldier Field to start making ice for the Hawks Penguins NHL game March 1.