Tag: Chicago

May 11, 2017 Yousef Hattar No comments exist

With the NBA Combine now underway, prospects finally get to show off their talents. Many players opted to skip the combine (Lonzo Ball, Dennis Smith) while others are choosing not to participate in 5-on-5 activities (De’Aaron Fox, T.J. Leaf). Some players might use feedback from NBA personnel to decide whether or not they should return…

February 13, 2017 Cody Stewart No comments exist

The Chicago Bears struggles have been evident this season. Take a look at three areas where they should turn their focus this offseason.  It has been a rough three years for the Chicago Bears. Since 2014, Chicago has finished last in the NFC North with a combined record of 14-34. To take it back a little further, the Bears haven’t…

January 14, 2017 No comments exist

The Washington Capitals shut out the Chicago Blackhawks 6-0 Friday night to earn their eighth straight win. Holtby Shines Again: Washington goalie Braden Holtby saved all 24 shots dealt to him to earn his league-leading sixth shutout of the season. “This team seems to play better against good teams for some reason,” Holtby said, according…

November 12, 2016 No comments exist

The Washington Capitals defeated the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 in overtime Friday. With the win, Washington ended Chicago’s seven-game win streak. Overtime Winner Capitals forward Marcus Johansson scored the game-winning goal 2:20 into overtime. “[The Blackhawks] are very good in this building,” Washington head coach Barry Trotz said on the win, according to NHL.com. “They feed…

October 31, 2016 1 comment

The Chicago Cubs beat the Cleveland Indians 3-2 Sunday, avoiding elimination and forcing a sixth Game of the World Series. “It didn’t feel like an elimination game,” Chicago third baseman Kris Bryant said. With the win, Cleveland’s lead in the Series decreased to 3-2. Offense Awakens After struggling with runners on base in Games 3…

October 29, 2016 No comments exist

The Cleveland Indians beat the Chicago Cubs 1-0 Friday night at Wrigley Field to earn a 2-1 World Series lead. In contrast to the first two games of the Series, the pitching of both teams dominated. The game was the 26th of the 649 games in World Series history to remain scoreless through six innings….