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  • Bertrand signs contract to play basketball in Luxembourg

    Joseph Bertrand didn't quite end his basketball career at Illinois the way he wanted to, but his post-Fighting Illini career is looking up.
    July 21, 2014 - 11:26 pm
  • Golf: McIlroy will emerge even stronger than ever

    HOYLAKE, England – The celebration began long before Rory McIlroy had a chance to drink out of the claret jug.
    July 21, 2014 - 11:24 pm
  • MLB: Maddux didn't look like a Hall of Famer

    At 20, Cubs rookie Greg Maddux had a slight frame and boyish look that hid the fierce competitor inside him.
    July 21, 2014 - 11:23 pm
  • Sportshorts for Tuesday, July 22, 2014

    The Sterling Steam 12U softball tryouts will be at 10 am. on Saturday, Aug. 2 at Westwood's Softball Diamond 1. To be eligible, a player must be 11 or ...
    July 21, 2014 - 11:23 pm
  • Tour leader Nibali knows sport paying price for past

    CARCASSONNE, France – Barring a disaster for him on French roads from now until Sunday, the man who looks set to win the Tour de France says he unders ...
    July 21, 2014 - 11:22 pm
  • RTA could close disconnect between teams, NASCAR

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. – There is no clearer example of the disconnect between NASCAR and its teams then the fight earlier this year over the procedures to c ...
    July 21, 2014 - 11:22 pm
  • White Sox begin key stretch of games with victory

    CHICAGO – Adam Dunn isn't one to hype games unnecessarily, but the designated hitter acknowledged Monday that if the White Sox want to entertain the n ...
    July 21, 2014 - 11:21 pm
  • Men's Lincoln Highway: Andrew Blackburn medals, Timber Creek steals team title

    SHABBONA – Moms can play a large role in anyone's life, and for Andrew Blackburn it is no different.
    July 20, 2014 - 11:48 pm
  • Golf: Rory McIlroy wins British Open for 3rd major

    HOYLAKE, England – Walking off the 18th green as the British Open champion, Rory McIlroy kept gazing at all the greats on golf's oldest trophy.
    July 20, 2014 - 11:42 pm
  • NBA: Multi-lingual Nikola Mirotic fluent in basketball

    Shortly after the Bulls unveiled him Friday, Nikola Mirotic apologized for his English. Never mind that, at 23, he speaks three languages – four if yo ...
    July 20, 2014 - 11:41 pm
  • Elliott takes Nationwide points lead with win in Joliet

    JOLIET – Chase Elliott is proving to be a quick study. A few questions for his teammates and a couple practice laps, and he was ready to roll in his f ...
    July 20, 2014 - 11:41 pm
  • Cycling: Norway's Kristoff wins Tour stage; Nibali leads

    NIMES, France – Almost at the line, Jack Bauer and Martin Elmiger were exhausted but could see it coming – their first Tour de France stage victory. T ...
    July 20, 2014 - 11:40 pm
  • Sportshorts for Monday, July 21, 2014

    Aaron Brooks is poised to be the Bulls' latest project. Though a league source said a deal isn’t finalized, talks to sign the 6-foot guard to a vetera ...
    July 20, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • Garcia has no regrets with runner-up finish

    HOYLAKE, England – Sergio Garcia doffed his cap, patted his heart and blew kisses to the crowd surrounding the 18th green at Royal Liverpool, after cl ...
    July 20, 2014 - 11:38 pm
  • Sweep eludes Whtie Sox

    Matt Dominguez hit a two-run homer and a tiebreaking RBI double, and Houston tied its season high with 17 hits in a 11-7 win over the White Sox in Chi ...
    July 20, 2014 - 11:38 pm
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