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  • Blackhawks’ streak continues in Jersey

    NEWARK, N.J. – New Jersey Devils rookie Keith Kinkaid has never been a fan of the shootout, and that was long before he faced Jonathan Toews and Patri ...
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 12:17 am
  • Men's basketball: Illini fail to connect dots against Villanova

    NEW YORK – Illinois coach John Groce said before the Jimmy V Classic that he likes to learn from every opponent the Illini play.
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 12:18 am
  • MLB: A's trade pitcher Jeff Samardzija to White Sox

    SAN DIEGO – Jeff Samardzija has played for Notre Dame and the Cubs and now will get to pitch for the White Sox.
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 12:17 am
  • Dec. 9, 2014 Gazette girl AOW: Magan Tintori, Sterling

    Sterling senior bowler rolled 705 series in the Warriors' loss to Dixon on Thursday at Plum Hollow. Tintori had games of 257, 247 and 201 to become fo ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 11:56 pm
  • Boys swimming: Sterling deep with talent in 2015

    Lucas Campbell looked around the pool deck at the Duis Center on Monday afternoon, taking in the organized chaos of team picture day.
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 9:15 am
  • Dec. 8 SVM Boys AOW: Parker Neuhalfen, Bureau Valley

    Bureau Valley senior guard has helped Storm to a 7-0 start. He had 31 points on Dec. 1 against Riverdale. He also scored 19 points in a 62-51 win over ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 11:53 pm
  • 2014-15 Boys Swimming Capsules

    Byron TigersCoach: Julia Rudzinski (1st season)2013-14 postseason: 3rd at 12-team Rockford Jefferson ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 11:52 pm
  • Prep roundup: Cougars come back on Comets

    The Eastland Cougars rallied for a nonconference win in Lanark on Monday, coming back from a third-quarter deficit to down the Newman Comets 53-50. L ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 11:52 pm
  • QB could cost GM job

    The NFL Network’s report that the Bears expect to fire Mel Tucker at the end of the season wasn’t the news. Who was the source on that story? Capt. Ob ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 11:50 pm
  • NFL: Lacy, Packers hold off Falcons

    GREEN BAY, Wis. – Another big first half helped the Green Bay Packers withstand a furious rally by the desperate Atlanta Falcons.
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 11:51 pm
  • Heisman finalists: Mariota, Cooper and Gordon

    NEW YORK – The Heisman Trophy finalists would make one heck of an offense.Oregon quarterback Marcus ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 11:50 pm
  • Kids top concern for Rose

    Derrick Rose wore an “I Can’t Breathe” T-shirt as much for Michael Brown as Eric Garner.The Bulls st ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 11:50 pm
  • MLB: Lester sweepstakes could end today

    SAN DIEGO – The sales pitches will end soon in the Jon Lester sweepstakes.That was according to one ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 11:50 pm
  • MLB: Samardzija could be next to go in A's reshuffle

    SAN DIEGO – With Brandon Moss the latest to go in the A's reshuffle – dealt to the Indians Monday for second base prospect Joe Wendel – the A's focus ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 11:50 pm
  • Bowl breakdown: Top games not in 'New Year's Six'

    With nearly 40 bowl games looming, it can be difficult finding those postseason gems.The Rose Bowl a ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 11:49 pm

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