Tag Archive: Chicago

Dec 10

TROY: Josh McCown, Winning in the NFL and Prisoners of the Moment

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Chicago, Illinois is chock full of airheads. Not the entire city, but at least half, are saying they’d take Josh McCown over Jay Cutler because of the rhythm he’s been in, the chemistry he has with his teammates and the way the city’s pro football team, the Bears, manhandled the Dallas Cowboys on the national …

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Dec 09

LewPBlog:Ever wonder what an NFL game flyover looks like from up there?

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Most days here we’re talking about goofy stuff in sports and things outside the sanity of decent living. Like the Chicagoan currently inhabiting the White House with his mother-in-law while teaching America about his adopted hometown’s chronic style of political ops. We’re all sorry about that. Anyway, today we’re doing something completely different. It’s Sunday, …

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Jul 04

Lisa Malman: Blackhawk Rising: Chicago’s Sport Legacy

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America’s Most American City It’s easy to take a look at Chicago and call it a winning city these days. Obamatown is where the White Sox took the 2005 World Series title, the Bears made it to the Super Bowl, the Bulls stormed the NBA playoffs, and the Blackhawks swept up their second Stanley Cup …

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Jun 27

The Sports Bank.net: Chicago Fire soccer team partaking in Gay Pride parade

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With SCOTUS striking down DOMA yesterday, it’s one of the best times ever for Gay Pride in America. And coincidentally the Gay Pride Parade is coming up this weekend. I actually hate parades, and big crowds for that matter, but I’ve attended the Gay Pride parade at least 4 or 5 times in my life. …

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May 29

The Sports Bank.net: Could Chicago host the NFL Draft?

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The NFL Draft has been in New York City for as long as I can remember. The Capital of the World is it’s rightful home, as the NFL Draft is the freshman orientation to the Game of the Empire. And Radio City Music Hall is the optimal venue for housing the NFL Draft too. However, …

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Dec 19

Northwestern Heads to #24 Creighton with 10-1 Record

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Northwestern basketball closed out the home portion of their non conference schedule tonight with a 87-72 win over the Eastern Illinois Panthers, pushing their record to 10-1. Meaning they’re ready for their second big test of the season- at #24 Creighton. The Blue Jays, favorites to win the Missouri Valley, also have only one loss …

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Apr 11

Northwestern has Third (Tied) Most Preseason All-Americans

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GoDaddy.com has a 2011 Preseason All-American college football team, presented by NationalChamps.net. The company with commercials that everyone knows (Danica Patrick, that fake chested porn star Super Bowl ad) and whose actual business almost no one knows (they sell domain names, web hosting) has compiled a list honoring the projected legends of next fall. [...]

Dec 21

Baseball Between The Lines: Milton Bradley– chicagotribune.com

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Milton Bradley’s rocky moments with Chicago Cubs — chicagotribune.com Posted using ShareThis Here’s the article written by the Trib’s Paul Sullivan: April 16: After getting standing ovation at Wrigley Field before his first home at-bat, Bradley is called out on strikes and ejected by plate umpire Larry Vanover, who alleges Bradley made contact with bill …

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