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  • Women's soccer: US heads to World Cup final

    MONTREAL – Carli Lloyd buried a penalty kick, Hope Solo got another shutout and the United States beat top-ranked Germany 2-0 on Tuesday night to adva ...
    June 30, 2015 - 11:41 pm
  • NHL: Blackhawks trade Saad to Blue Jackets

    CHICAGO – The Chicago Blackhawks said all along that Brandon Saad would be back next season.Right up ...
    June 30, 2015 - 11:41 pm
  • ties K record in win; Cubs end five-game skid

    Chris Sale matched a major league record by striking out at least 10 in eight straight starts, and the Chicago White Sox outlasted the St. Louis Cardi ...
    June 30, 2015 - 11:40 pm
  • Halfway through year, McIlroy taking backseat to Spieth

    The No. 1 player in golf already has three wins in 2015, including a World Golf Championship, and he has finished in the top 10 at both majors.
    June 30, 2015 - 11:39 pm
  • Sportshorts for Wednesday, July 1, 2015

    MLBMackanin to remain Phillies coachThe Phillies say Pete Mackanin will stay as their manager for th ...
    June 30, 2015 - 11:38 pm
  • Pre-Civil War baseball card heads to auction

    NEW YORK – For decades, a circa 1860s Brooklyn Atlantics team baseball card was tucked away, first inside a secret drawer of a bedroom set and then be ...
    June 30, 2015 - 11:38 pm
  • Zverev, Corcic look to join exclusive group

    LONDON – Since 2006, only five teenagers have managed to reach the men's third round at Wimbledon – and three of them went on to become Grand Slam cha ...
    June 30, 2015 - 11:39 pm
  • Bouchard, Halep lose in first round; Nadal, Federer advance

    LONDON – A year ago at Wimbledon, Eugenie Bouchard and Simona Halep met in a semifinal showcasing two of tennis' up-and-coming stars.
    June 30, 2015 - 11:39 pm
  • MLB: One day at a time, Cardinals adding to best record in majors

    ST. LOUIS – Mike Matheny has zero interest in scanning the daily statistics that show just how efficiently the St. Louis Cardinals are dealing with th ...
    June 29, 2015 - 11:16 pm
  • Tennis: Hewitt goes out with fight

    LONDON – The last Wimbledon singles contest of 2002 champion Lleyton Hewitt's career was a back-and-forth, 4-hour tussle in which he saved three match ...
    June 29, 2015 - 11:16 pm
  • MLB: Cubs must shine in July

    There were no warning signs, just a realistic assessment in March when manager Joe Maddon correctly forecasted the Cubs would experience a five-game l ...
    June 29, 2015 - 11:16 pm
  • Plan B coming soon for Sox

    When the White Sox added Jeff Samardzija, Melky Cabrera and David Robertson to the roster last December, the theory that Chairman Jerry Reinsdorf want ...
    June 29, 2015 - 11:15 pm
  • Sports Briefs for June 30

    NHLBlackhawks sign deal with RundbladThe Blackhawks made a move Monday to shore up their blue line b ...
    June 29, 2015 - 11:14 pm
  • Two of best goalkeepers in world ready for semifinal

    MONTREAL – The Women’s World Cup semifinal clash between top-ranked Germany and the second-ranked United States will feature two of the best goalkeepe ...
    June 29, 2015 - 11:14 pm
  • Newest Bull looking to make splash with passion, work ethic

    Just before getting introduced Monday afternoon at the Advocate Center, Bulls first-round pick Bobby Portis interrupted the proceedings.
    June 29, 2015 - 11:15 pm
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