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  • Prepare for a wet spring

    Talk about coming in like a lion, holy cow.March lived up to the legend, for sure and in a real big ...
    March 10, 2017 - 11:15 pm
  • Sport Shorts for Saturday, March 11, 2017

    Rock Falls senior Logan Pillars and Dixon sophomore Beau Bailey were each named to the first team all-Big Northern Conference squad. The Rockets' Garr ...
    March 10, 2017 - 11:13 pm
  • College Basketball: Wildcats trip up Terps in tourney

    WASHINGTON – Making itself right at home on a court that was anything but neutral, Northwestern roared into the semifinal round of the Big Ten Tournam ...
    March 10, 2017 - 11:15 pm
  • Hadwin builds lead with 5 straight birdies

    PALM HARBOR, Fla. – Adam Hadwin knows all about going low on the PGA Tour. Still to be determined is whether that translates into a victory.
    March 10, 2017 - 11:17 pm
  • Red Wings send Chicago to second straight loss

    DETROIT – Tomas Tatar had two goals and an assist, Jimmy Howard made 24 saves in his return and the Detroit Red Wings beat the Chicago Blackhawks 4-2 ...
    March 10, 2017 - 10:58 pm
  • Bulls blitzed by Rockets’ big third quarter

    CHICAGO – James Harden had 19 points, 13 assists and seven rebounds, and the Houston Rockets used a dominant third quarter for a 115-94 victory over t ...
    March 10, 2017 - 10:58 pm
  • Ford a cut above Chevy, Toyota early in NASCAR Cup season

    By Mike CranstonAssociated PressLAS VEGAS – Kurt Busch brought up front-end geometry, serpentine sys ...
    March 10, 2017 - 10:06 pm
  • Marco Andretti trying to take pressure off of himself in 2017

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – The best season of Marco Andretti's career was 11 years ago when he was a raw, unproven rookie without a care in the world. He ...
    March 10, 2017 - 10:04 pm
  • Earnhardt irritated by some random goings-on

    LAS VEGAS – Dale Earnhardt Jr. was ticked off with his ill-handling car early in Friday's first NASCAR Cup practice. From a road-rage incident while r ...
    March 10, 2017 - 10:05 pm
  • Bears not flashy in free agency

    Free agency is no way to lay a foundation for sustained success, and from that standpoint, the Bears' underwhelming entry into the NFL's shopping seas ...
    March 10, 2017 - 9:39 pm
  • MLB:

    GLENDALE, Ariz. – White Sox outfield prospect Courtney Hawkins doesn’t need to be told he was expected to be further along at this point in his career ...
    March 10, 2017 - 7:45 pm
  • MLB: Cubs pitcher Brett Anderson lets his personality come out on Twitter

    Jim Thome had zero hits in six career at-bats against Brett Anderson, striking out twice against the ...
    March 10, 2017 - 7:45 pm
  • College Basketball: Michigan tops Illini after crash

    WASHINGTON – The toughest part for some of Michigan's basketball players was simply getting back on an airplane. Getting back out on court – wearing ...
    March 10, 2017 - 12:00 am
  • Trophy visit definitely worth the wait

    I can remember standing in line for things growing up, usually on our annual road-trip family vacations – and usually with much whining by yours truly ...
    March 10, 2017 - 12:03 am
  • NHL: Bernier, Perry lead Ducks past Blackhawks 1-0

    CHICAGO – Jonathan Bernier made 43 saves for his 100th NHL win, and Anaheim Ducks cooled off the Chicago Blackhawks with a 1-0 victory on Thursday.
    March 10, 2017 - 12:02 am
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