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  • MLB: Wood, Rizzo lead Cubs to win

    Travis Wood pitched three-hit ball into the eighth inning and Anthony Rizzo hit his first home run of the season, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 5-0 vi ...
    April 16, 2015 - 12:20 am
  • New York wins in Washington; Canadiens top Senators

    Brock Nelson scored twice, Josh Bailey and Ryan Strome added goals, Jaroslav Halak made 24 saves, and the New York Islanders beat the Washington Capit ...
    April 16, 2015 - 12:20 am
  • Vermette cost Hawks a lot, but he’s not in lineup

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – General manager Stan Bowman paid a steep price to bring Antoine Vermette to the Blackhawks in an effort to bolster the center posit ...
    April 16, 2015 - 12:20 am
  • SportShorts for Thursday, April 16, 2015

    NFLHernandez will spend life in prisonFormer New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez was convicted ...
    April 16, 2015 - 12:20 am
  • NBA: Brooks leads rally, Bulls beat Hawks

    CHICAGO – The Chicago Bulls looked as if they were on their way to a lopsided loss. Aaron Brooks had other ideas.
    April 16, 2015 - 12:20 am
  • NASCAR: Gordon takes tour of Penn State in special Axalta car

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. – Jeff Gordon slid into a street-legal version of his race car and set out for a slow cruise with a passenger, who had no idea what ...
    April 16, 2015 - 12:19 am
  • Comets roll at home

    The Newman Comets scored in every inning of a nonconference baseball game Wednesday at home, beating the Milledgeville Missiles 12-0 in five innings.
    April 17, 2015 - 11:58 am
  • NASCAR: Busch has no timetable for return after Daytona wreck

    HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. – As he pulled off pit road at Daytona International Speedway moments before the season-opening Xfinity Series race, Kyle Busch sai ...
    April 16, 2015 - 12:19 am
  • Sprints depend on good starts, maintaining speed

    The finish line comes faster for sprinters than any other athletes, but not every runner gets there the same way.
    April 17, 2015 - 11:59 am
  • Boys track: Fulton repeats as champions at Fulton Relays

    FULTON – There may as well have been a Ninja Turtle on the track, because Daniel Hartman was headed right for the sewer.
    April 17, 2015 - 12:01 pm
  • Mistakes cost Sterling in second loss to Leafs

    STERLING – The Geneseo and Sterling baseball teams have battled on even terms for much of their two contests this week.
    April 17, 2015 - 12:01 pm
  • Softball: 11-run first inning leads Rock Falls to run-rule win over Dixon

    ROCK FALLS – After a couple of tough losses to Morrison and Sterling in a home triangular Saturday, the Rock Falls softball team was looking to bounce ...
    April 17, 2015 - 12:02 pm
  • Sportshorts for Wednesday, April 15, 2015

    HIGH SCHOOL SPORTSJudge rules in favor of IHSACook County Circuit Judge Mary Mikva ruled Monday in f ...
    April 15, 2015 - 12:02 am
  • NHL: Both Blackhawks, Predators ready to square off in playoffs

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Chicago Blackhawks and Nashville Predators certainly can agree that how they finished the regular season doesn't matter now tha ...
    April 15, 2015 - 12:02 am
  • Mammosser busts out of slump in sixth

    ROCK FALLS – Jacob Mammosser picked the right time to break out of an excruciating slump.After it lo ...
    April 17, 2015 - 12:02 pm
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