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Sunday, May 18, 2014

Blackhawks goalie shines in Game 1 victory

CHICAGO - Corey Crawford made 25 saves, Jonathan Toews had a big goal in the third period and the Blackhawks beat the Los Angeles Kings 3-1 in Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals.
By Jay Cohen

Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014

Blackhawks show glimpses of championship form

The Chicago Blackhawks have shown glimpses of the championship form that won a Stanley Cup a year ago during a strong first part of NHL season.
By Jay Cohen

Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014

Rivals could go into hall together

Longtime rivals Mike Mussiner and Frank Thomas will find out Wednes­day if they will get a spot in baseball's Hall of Fame.
By Jay Cohen

Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013

Blackhawks rally to nip Senators

CHICAGO - Jonathan Toews had three goals and an assist, Corey Crawford made 14 saves in relief of an ineffective Nikolai Khabibulin and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Ottawa Senators 6-5 on ...
By Jay Cohen

Monday, Sept. 30, 2013

Cubs fire Sveum

The Chicago Cubs fired Dale Sveum on Monday after finishing last in the NL Central for the first time in seven years, ending a two-year run that produced more losses than any other stretch in the ...
By Jay Cohen

Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013

Braves secure NL East title

CHICAGO - The Atlanta Braves clinched the NL East title Sunday, and then rode two homers by Andrelton Simmons to a 5-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs.
By Jay Cohen

Wednesday, Aug 7, 2013

Union appeals A-Rod's suspension

CHICAGO - The Major League Baseball Players Association formally appealed Alex Rodriguez's 211-game suspension Wednesday, sending the case to an independent arbitrator.
By Jay Cohen

Monday, July 22, 2013

Penske drivers look to Indianapolis

Penske drivers Sam Hornich Jr. and Joey Logano hope Chicagoland success carries over to Indianapolis
By Jay Cohen

Sunday, July 21, 2013

Logano prevails at Chicagoland

JOLIET, Ill. -Joey Logano, the only NASCAR Sprint Cup regular in the Nationwide field on Sunday, parlated his experience on the senior circuit to earn the 20th victory of his career.
By Jay Cohen

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Stanley Cup champs should be able to bring many stars back

Unlike in 2010, when the title-winning team underwent changes because of salary-cap issues, the Blackhawks will be able to bring back many of their top players next season when they try to become ...
By Jay Cohen

Saturday, June 22, 2013

Blackhawks top Bruins, lead series 3-2

CHICAGO - Chicago's top line is too much for the Boston Bruins to handle. Patrick Kane scored twice in the Chicago Blackhawks' 3-1 victory on Saturday night, which brings them within a game of ...
By Jay Cohen

Friday, June 21, 2013

Coaching moves could swing momentum in Stanley Cup Finals

Yes, the players make the plays, but those plays are designed by two veteran coaches locked in a chess match that will help decide which team wins the Stanley Cup.
By Jay Cohen

Thursday, June 20, 2013

Stanley Cup Finals took turn in Game 4

CHICAGO - So much for all the talk about the impenetrable goalies, and forget about those lane-clogging defensemen. It was all about the offense in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup finals.
By Jay Cohen

Sunday, June 16, 2013

Bruins win in overtime to even series

CHICAGO - Daniel Paille scored in overtime and the Boston Bruins beat the Chicago Blackhawks 2-1 Saturday to tie the Stanley Cup Finals at one game apiece.
By Jay Cohen

Friday, June 14, 2013

Bruins' Horton on track to play in Game 2

Boston's Nathan Horton left the Stanley Cup opener against Chicago with an unspecified upper body injury, but he practiced Friday and appears to be on track to play in Game 2.
By Jay Cohen

Thursday, June 13, 2013

Stanley Cup Finals are off to a rousing start

Chicago and Boston played three overtimes Wednesday night in the fifth-longest game in the history of the NHL's marquee series. It finally came to an end - at the stroke of midnight, no less - ...
By Jay Cohen

Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Former backup goaltenders now have starring roles

Boston's Tuukka Rask and Chicago's Corey Crawford will be in the spotlight when the Blackhawks play host to the Bruins in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday night.
By Jay Cohen

Monday, June 10, 2013

NHL finals teams strong in killing penalties

The Chi­cago Blackhawks and Boston Bruins have been lousy with the man advantage and terrific at killing penalties during the postseason.
By Jay Cohen

Sunday, June 9, 2013

Stanley Cup Finals foes have rich tradition

The Stanley Cup Finals begin Wednesday night when the Chicago Blackhawks play host to the Boston Bruins in the first finals matchup of Original Six franchises since 1979.
By Jay Cohen

Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013

College hoops gets crazier by the week

March Madness is weeks away, but February Frenzy is already in full swing.
By Jay Cohen
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Harsh sentence for Islamic State support

An Augusta man intent on joining the terrorist Islamic State was sentenced Tuesday to the maximum 15-year prison term for criminal attempt to provide assistance to a terrorist organization.
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