Grayslake Boy's Trip To See Everton Canceled, But There's A Pleasant SurpriseTen-year-old Max Hund and his dad, Chris, from Grayslake, won a trip to the U.K. to see Everton, their favorite team in the English Premier League. It was canceled due to coronavirus, but Everton star Mason Holgate invited them next year. CBS 2's Matt Zahn reports.
What Will It Mean For NCAA If Athletes Profit From Name, Image, And Likeness?The NCAA's highest governing board voted to allow athletes to earn money for things like advertising and social media. CBS Sports Senior College Football Writer Dennis Dodd tells CBS 2's Matt Zahn what that might mean.
Chicago Gym Helps Young Children With Home Exercise During QuarantineIn this time of social distancing, kids can't do their gymnastics, or dance, or any kind of exercise class in person. So it's all done live via zoom.
NFC North: SportsLine's Projected Win TotalsSportsLine's Kenny White looks at the strong NFC North, where the Green Bay Packers, Minnesota Vikings and Chicago Bears should all contend. Katie Johnston reports.
Moving Messages From Outside The BoothWhile there are no baseball games being played, the play-by-play announcer for the White Sox, Jason Benetti, has found a way to communicate with fans outside the broadcast booth. CBS 2's Megan Mawicke has the story.
Woman Sues Cubs After Saying She Was Hit In Face With Foul BallLaiah Zuniga said even years later, she is still affected by her injuries.
North Central College's Broc Rutter Heading To NFLQuarterback Broc Rutter had a record-setting career at North Central College, leading them to their first-ever National Championship and essentially winning the Heisman Trophy equivalent in NCAA Division III. CBS 2's Megan Mawicke reports.
John McDonough Out As CEO Of Chicago BlackhawksJohn McDonough is out as president and CEO of the Chicago Blackhawks, after a 13-year tenure with the NHL franchise.
High School Coach Signs Praises Of Cole KmetBears draft pick has "blue collar work ethic." CBS 2's Megan Mawicke reports.
Illinois Golf Courses Can Reopen May 1 Under Strict Safety GuidelinesGolf is a big stress reliever for many, and courses in Illinois can reopen May 1 under strict safety guidelines.
NFL Prospect Reggie Corbin Wants To Make His MarkCBS 2's Megan Mawicke reports on U of I football player Reggie Corbin and his dreams to play in the NFL.
Virtual Workouts For NFL Players, Draft ProspectsCurrent players can’t go to their NFL facilities to train, so they all are trying to stay in shape at home as best they can. But many are still getting help from professional trainers. CBS 2's Megan Mawicke reports.
Mount Carmel Alum Steven Wirtel Prepares For NFL DraftSteven Wirtel is getting his final work in before the NFL Draft next week, amid the chaos of the coronavirus. He talked remotely with CBS 2's Matt Zahn.
Local Baseball Star Has Tough Life Choice Due To CoronavirusCollege spring athletes are getting an extra year of eligibility after their seasons were cut short or canceled because of the coronavirus, but using that eligibility is a different story for seniors like John Carmody in Division III.
DePaul's Chante Stonewall Hopes To Be Selected For WNBA DraftStonewall was the biggest defensive player of the year and also their top scorer this past season. She talked remotely with CBS 2's Megan Mawicke.
Northwestern's Joe Gaziano Waits To Hear Name In NFL DraftThe NFL Draft is coming up next week, and Northwestern defensive lineman Joe Gaziano is hoping to hear his name called. He talked with CBS 2's Megan Mawicke.
Sports Mental Health Coach Advises Young Athletes on Dealing With CoronavirusSports on hold right now, not just for professional athletes, but for many high school and college athletes. For many student-athletes, that means their playing career is now over. CBS 2's Matt Zahn spoke with a local therapist who, as a former college volleyball standout, has a unique perspective to help out.
Pro Basketball Players Horsing Around During The COVID-19 BreakNBA and WNBA players will be playing each other over the weekend in a horse competition.
Denver GM Arturas Karnisovas To Be Named Head Of Bulls Basketball OperationsDenver GM Arturas Karnisovas will be named the new head of Bulls Basketball Operations.
Northwestern Sharp Shooter Waiting For Her Call From The WNBACBS 2's Megan Mawicke reports while no sports are being played anywhere, Northwestern basketball star Abi Scheid, who led the the nation in three-point shooting, is staying in shape until she can hit the court again.
The Chicago Steel Are Champions Even Without PlayoffsThe Chicago Steel had their historic season in the United States Hockey League cut short because of the coronavirus pandemic. But they have been named regular season champs
Anthony Rizzo Donates Hot Meals To Frontline Medical WorkersWith coronavirus having put the baseball season on hold, the Cubs' Anthony Rizzo is still at bat, donating hot meals to doctors and nurses on the front line of the fight against the virus. Rizzo talked remotely with CBS 2's Brad Edwards.
Which Blackhawks Teammate Would Jonathan Toews Most And Least Want To Be Stuck In Quarantine With?Like every other league, the NHL season is on hold due to the coronavirus pandemic, and Blackhawks players are staying home like everyone else in Illinois.
Chicago Fire Defender Jonathan Bornstein Working Out With DaughtersWhen the Chicago Fire FC's season came to a halt after two games, defender Jonathan Bornstein decided to enlist his daughters to help him stay in shape.