Key To Blackhawks' Late-Season Charge? Rookies Have Matured, GM Stan Bowman Says"They're just playing like everybody else," Bowman says. "They've got more confidence."
Blackhawks Sign Forward Tanner Kero To 2-Year ExtensionKero has five goals and seven assists in 38 games for the Blackhawks.
Notre Dame's DeShone Kizer Has Many Scouts BelievingThe Bears were among teams on hand to see Kizer's performance Thursday at his pro day.
Cubs Name Brett Anderson Their No. 4 Starter, Kyle Hendricks No. 5Hendricks was 16-8 with an MLB-best 2.13 ERA in 2016.
Cubs Trim Spring Roster To 36 PlayersChicago optioned right-hander Jake Buchanan, right-hander Alec Mills and infielder Jeimer Candelario to Triple-A Iowa.
Cardinals Tab Carlos Martinez To Start Season Opener Against CubsMartinez was 16-9 with a 3.04 ERA last season.
Preview: Stars-BlackhawksPuck drop is set for 7:30 p.m. at the United Center.
Bears Re-Sign Receiver Deonte Thompson To 1-Year DealThompson had 22 catches for 249 yards and two touchdowns in 16 games in 2016.
Baffoe: WBC Is Baseball The Right WayThe only way baseball is going to grow is with the embracing of cultures shown on the World Baseball Classic stage.
Blackhawks Playoff Tickets Go On Sale MondayThe tickets are for Blackhawks home games in the first two rounds of the playoffs.
The Bernstein Brief: Good Luck With This One, NFLThe league is considering immediate ejections and suspensions for illegal hits. This probably won't go well.
Fortune Names Cubs' Epstein World's Top Leader; Chance The Rapper #46Move over, Pope Francis. Take a seat Melinda Gates and Jeff Bezos. Cubs president Theo Epstein is the greatest leader in the world, according to Fortune Magazine.