Tim Baffoe

Bears fans at Soldier Field. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: Clandestine Bears Camp Is Fan-Condoned

In training camp, fans don’t really want the cold, harsh reality about the Bears just yet.

CBS Chicago–07/31/2015

Jen Welter. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: The Thing That Isn’t About Women Coaching Pro Men

Becky Hammon and Jen Welter are pioneers, and it’s good that there’s no sideshow involved.

CBS Chicago–07/29/2015

Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: The Glass Half Full Of Starlin Castro

Castro’s been awful in 2015, but history suggests he’ll rebound.

CBS Chicago–07/23/2015

Edwin Jackson. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: Sing The Song Of Edwin Jackson

Jackson is an unsung Cubs hero, even if you don’t realize it.

CBS Chicago–07/21/2015

Caitlyn Jenner at the ESPYs. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: Caitlyn Jenner, Lauren Hill & Defining Courage

Courage comes in many different ways.

CBS Chicago–07/16/2015

Reds All-Star Todd Frazier, foreground, celebrates during the Home Run Derby that he won. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: Baseball Actually Got Something Right

The Home Run Derby is cool again.

CBS Chicago–07/14/2015

The White Sox celebrate Adam Eaton's walk-off homer. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: Wednesday Night Chicago Baseball Got Mixed Up

Divine intervention got confused Wednesday with the Cubs and the White Sox.

CBS Chicago–07/09/2015

Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant rounds the bases after hitting a homer. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: The Cubs Are Fine

The Cubs haven’t played their best but find themselves well above water.

CBS Chicago–07/06/2015

Brandon Saad. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Stan Bowman Cares Not About Your Brandon Saad Outrage

Bowman has proved stellar at making cold, calculated moves — embrace that instead of being angry.

CBS Chicago–07/01/2015

Bulls forward Bobby Portis. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: The Politics Of Getting Drafted

Social media has changed the game for kids thrust into the spotlight.

CBS Chicago–06/26/2015

Pete Rose in 1986. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: Pete Rose, A-Rod & Laughing At The Joke

Our baseball sensitivities are full of double standards.

CBS Chicago–06/23/2015

Blackhawks fans cheer at a rally for the Stanley Cup champions at Soldier Field. (Marty Rosenbaum/CBS Chicago)

Baffoe: And Now The Chicago Sports Hangover

After an enthralling Blackhawks championship run, we must soon confront reality.

CBS Chicago–06/19/2015

Blackhawks stars Jonathan Toews, left, and Patrick Kane. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: In Blackhawks, Chicago Has Its Model Franchise

Change will surely come, but everything suggests the Blackhawks’ excellence will carry on.

CBS Chicago–06/16/2015

LeBron James cut his head when he crashed into a cameraman in Game 4 of the NBA Finals. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: MJ’s Flu Game Vs. LeBron’s Head Wound Game

Sports law says we must compare historical greats when they’re wounded.

CBS Chicago–06/12/2015

Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: 3 Games Not Yet Enough To Show The Real Blackhawks

Panic about these Blackhawks? No way.

CBS Chicago–06/09/2015

Blackhawks fans. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: To A Blackhawks Fan Goes The Spoiling

We’re not taking this Blackhawks run for granted, but we have come to expect it.

CBS Chicago–06/05/2015

Lightning forward Steven Stamkos. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: Your Guide To Irrationally Hating The Tampa Bay Lightning

The Stanley Cup Final starts Wednesday, and you’ll need to manufacture some sports hate.

CBS Chicago–06/02/2015

Tom Thibodeau. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Tom Thibodeau, The Weird, Crazy, Unintentional Everyman

We can relate to Thibodeau and empathize with him.

CBS Chicago–05/29/2015

Chicago Bears chairman George McCaskey.  (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Baffoe: The Apology George McCaskey Should Make But Won’t

McCaskey’s priorities are out of line, and it’s embarrassing.

CBS Chicago–05/26/2015

Paul Konerko takes the field for his last home game, in 2014. (Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Paul Konerko Number Retirement Brings Mixed Emotions

A great one will be honored — and we’ll be reminded how much we want another World Series in Chicago.

CBS Chicago–05/22/2015

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