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  • MLB: Old-style swaps dominate MLB winter meetings

    SAN DIEGO – Baseball's winter meetings ended with an old-style spurt of swaps, with All-Stars switching teams at a rapid pace and executives scramblin ...
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • Hub Arkush: Paea is one Chicago Bear not to blame

    Stephen Paea has been a bit of an oasis in this desert of a Bears season.In his fourth year with the ...
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • NHL: Mumps spreading through suddenly sick NHL

    NEW YORK – Once mumps invades a professional sports dressing room, it finds a fertile breeding ground, and the NHL is finding that it is not easy to g ...
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • NFL: Cardinals end Rams' shutout streak

    ST. LOUIS – Drew Stanton hopped off the field to the bench and was carted off with a right knee injury
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 12:13 am
  • Sportshorts for Friday, Dec. 12, 2014

    WOMEN’S VOLLEYBALLGiddings earns NJCAA honorsSauk Valley Community College sophomore and Rock Falls ...
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • Chicago captain hit hard along boards in Boston

    BOSTON – The Boston Bruins got their captain back on the ice for the first time in 7 weeks.The Chica ...
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 12:10 am
  • Girls basketball: No. 1 Prophets beat No. 2 Bravettes

    PROPHETSTOWN – Time must of stopped for everyone but Corrie Reiley with a minute left in the third quarter of Wednesday's showdown between Prophetstow ...
    Dec. 11, 2014 - 1:30 am
  • Rockets use pins to handle Dukes

    ROCK FALLS – With a depleted upperweight roster coming into Wednesday's Big Northern meet against Dixon, the big boys were left with taking care of bu ...
    Dec. 11, 2014 - 12:13 am
  • MLB: Lester deal confirms Cubs ready to win now

    That creaking you heard in the wee hours of Wednesday morning was the Cubs’ championship window officially opening.
    Dec. 11, 2014 - 12:09 am
  • Storm, Raiders still perfect

    The Bureau Valley boys basketball team remained undefeated Wednesday, cruising past Annawan 67-38 in a nonconference road game. Parker Neuhalfen hit ...
    Dec. 11, 2014 - 12:08 am
  • MLB: Viciedo remains a question for Sox

    SAN DIEGO – White Sox general manager Rick Hahn let it be known entering the winter meetings that the club could be determining the value of outfielde ...
    Dec. 11, 2014 - 12:08 am
  • Huskers upset at home

    Kyle Hittle hit a contested baseline jumper after Nebraska's Terran Petteway threw away an inbound pass, and Incarnate Word upset Nebraska 74-73 on We ...
    Dec. 11, 2014 - 12:07 am
  • Sports Shorts for Thursday, Dec. 11

    COLLEGE FOOTBALLAndersen leaves Badgers for BeaversUniversity of Wisconsin football coach Gary Ander ...
    Dec. 11, 2014 - 12:07 am
  • Noah sits, but Bulls’ D stymies Nets

    CHICAGO – Until Wednesday's tipoff, the focus centered on not being tied together defensively on the court, and some discord off of it. For reasons b ...
    Dec. 11, 2014 - 12:07 am
  • Girls basketball: Oregon pulls away from Rockets

    ROCK FALLS – Without having to do any other analysis, Tuesday's game between the Rock Falls and Oregon Hawks came down to one simple basketball princi ...
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 12:27 am
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