Sports Illustrated

Kris Bryant gets a Gatorade shower Monday after hitting a walk-off homer against the Indians. (Getty Images)

View: Cubs Featured On Regional Cover Of Sports Illustrated

The Cubs are gaining national acclaim after winning 20 of their past 24 games.

CBS Chicago–08/25/2015

The Blackhawks celebrate after defeating Lightning in Game 6 to win the Stanley Cup on Monday night at the United Center. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

View: Blackhawks Grace Cover Of Sports Illustrated After Winning Cup

Duncan Keith’s game-winning goal is the lead photo on the national cover.

CBS Chicago–06/16/2015

Model Hannah Davis. (Rob Kim/Getty Images0

Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue Model Defends Cover

Hannah Davis is defending the provocative photo.

CBS Chicago–02/12/2015

Ernie Banks in 2007. (Chris McGrath/Getty Images)

Sports Illustrated Features Ernie Banks On Regional Cover

An iconic photo of “Mr. Cub” graces the cover of the magazine in the Midwest.

CBS Chicago–01/28/2015

Cubs left-hander Jon Lester. (David Banks/Getty Images)

View: New Cubs Ace Jon Lester Lands On Cover Of Sports Illustrated

Here comes to national attention for the Cubs.

CBS Chicago–12/16/2014

Illinois fans. (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Wisch: Hungry Illini Fan Base Deserves To Be Fed

Ravenous Illinois fans take over Internet polls — what would they do with a real championship team?

CBS Chicago–10/01/2014

Janay Palmer, left and Ray Rice. (Rob Carr/Getty Images)

View: SI Puts Powerful, Haunting Photo Of Ray Rice On This Week’s Cover

It’s a creepy shot of Rice following Janay Palmer into the elevator.

CBS Chicago–09/09/2014

The Jackie Robinson West All-Stars, from Chicago, celebrate following their 7-5 win over Las Vegas during the United States championship game of the Little League World Series at Lamade Stadium on Aug. 23, 2014 in South Williamsport, Pa.  (Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Baker’s Dozen: Best Coaching Job Needs To Lie Ahead For JRW Boys

The Jackie Robinson West boys were an inspiration, bringing joy to so many.

CBS Chicago–09/03/2014

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

View: Jay Cutler Is On SI Cover With Matt Stafford

Cutler is one of the NFC’s “gunslingers.”

CBS Chicago–08/27/2014

Mo'ne Davis has been a star of the Little League World Series. (Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Finding The Fun In The Little League World Series

It’s weird celebrating children like this, but so much of the cool stuff is organic.

CBS Chicago–08/22/2014

Stephen A. Smith. (Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Stephen A. Smith Suspended One Week By ESPN For ‘Provocation’ Comments

He made regrettable comments last Friday about domestic violence.

CBS Chicago–07/29/2014

Bears receiver Alshon Jeffery, right. (Matt Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bettors Hammering Over On Bears’ Season Win Total

Chicago’s over/under wins total was set at 8.5 by Bovada, and people are thinking big.

CBS Chicago–07/29/2014

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Soccer Fanatic Drives From San Francisco To Brazil For World Cup

Dutch soccer fan Ben Oude Kamphuis is more dedicated that you are.

CBS Chicago–06/02/2014

Patrick Kane. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bernstein: The ‘Other Guy’ Kane Is Quite The Star

Let this not escape us: Patrick Kane is just 25 years old.

CBS Chicago–05/14/2014

Boston Marathon finish line. (Getty Images)

View: Sports Illustrated Cover Features Several Thousand Proud Bostonians

The cover commemorates the one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings.

CBS Chicago–04/16/2014

Rick Reilly. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: Jay Mariotti Wrongly Thinks Sportswriting Is Dead Because Rick Reilly Is Leaving It

Rick Reilly chose not to adapt, and the Darwinian genre has spoken.

CBS Chicago–03/14/2014

Tim Beckman. (Photo by Kirk Irwin/Getty Images)

Sports Illustrated Names Illini’s Beckman Top 5 Worst Coach In College Football

Sports Illustrated’s Stewart Mandel compiled a ranking of the best and worst college football coaches in the country – and it’s not good for the University of Illinois.

CBS Chicago–07/08/2013

Penn State fans. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Penn State Fans Not Directing Their Anger At The Right People

Over a year later, it’s the same story. And unfortunately, again, the anger is directed at the wrong people.

CBS Chicago–05/20/2013

The Red Sox's version of "Boston Strong" was shown on Fenway Park's Green Monster. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Stop Using ‘_____ -Strong’

The problem is in the word still being used that immediately brings to mind deception, lies and fraud.

CBS Chicago–04/24/2013

Runners gather near Kenmore Square after two bombs exploded during the 117th Boston Marathon.  (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Photo: Sports Illustrated Dedicates Cover To Boston Bombings

In the wake of Monday’s bombings at the Boston Marathon, Sports Illustrated is pausing to reflect.

CBS Chicago–04/16/2013