Emma: Blackhawks Encountering Season Of ReckoningThis era of Blackhawks greatness may be gone sooner than we expected.
Bears Necessities: Ryan Pace On The Clock At CornerbackWith Kyle Fuller and Prince Amukamara both set for the open market, the Bears must act with aggression at cornerback.
Bears' Roster Purge Positions Them For Healthier Salary Cap SituationWith more releases expected, the Bears can enter the new league year with more cap space than most teams in the league.
Blackhawks' Patrick Kane: 'Still Belief In This Locker Room'The Blackhawks stand 11 points back of the final wild-card spot with 21 games remaining in their regular season.
Bears Necessities: Nick Kwiatkoski Is Next At Inside LinebackerDespite releasing Jerrell Freeman, the Bears still should be set at inside linebacker.
Blackhawks' Bleak Playoff Hopes Could Shut Down Corey Crawford For SeasonThe Blackhawks are now a longshot to make the playoffs, which means Crawford's season could be over.
Bears Necessities: Changes Likely At Outside LinebackerThe Bears suffered a significant rash of injuries at outside linebacker in 2017.
Report: Bears To Decline $8-Million Team Option On Guard Josh SittonThe Bears appear primed to turn to a younger option at guard.
Bears Facing Decision On Kyle Fuller's FutureThe Bears can tender the franchise tag on Fuller beginning Tuesday, but will they instead move for a long-term deal?
Report: Bears To Release LB Jerrell FreemanIn two years with the Bears, Freeman served two suspensions for violating the league' policy on performance-enhancing drugs.
Bears Necessities: Defensive Line Stands As Team's Best UnitWith Akiem Hicks and Eddie Goldman, the Bears have two anchors to build around.