Posts Tagged Illinois

White Sox sign Adam LaRoche for 2 years, $25M

This 2014, file photo shows Adam LaRoche of the Washington Nationals baseball team. The Chicago White Sox and first baseman Adam LaRoche have agreed to terms on a two-year, $25 million contract. The team said Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014,  that the 35-year-old player will receive $12 million next year and $13 million in 2016. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)

CHICAGO (AP) — When Adam LaRoche was a kid, he used to hang with his father at old Comiskey Park when Dave was a coach with the Chicago White Sox.

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All-Ohio Valley Conference team, award winners

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. (AP) — The 2014 All-Ohio Valley Conference team and award winners as voted by coaches and sports information directors and released Tuesday:

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Butler, Gasol lead Bulls over Jazz 97-95

Chicago Bulls' Derrick Rose (1) brings the ball up court in the second quarter during an NBA basketball game against the Utah Jazz Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Jimmy Butler scored 25 points and Pau Gasol added 23 points and nine rebounds to lead the Chicago Bulls to a 97-95 victory over the Utah Jazz on Monday night.

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Big questions ahead of Northwestern for Illinois

Illinois athletic director Mike Thomas, left, greets offensive coordinator Bill Cubit and head coach Tim Beckman, right, after beating Penn State in an NCAA football game Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, at Memorial Stadium in Champaign, Ill. (AP Photo/Bradley Leeb)

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Big questions are ahead for Illinois but coach Tim Beckman says he doesn’t yet know the answers.

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Ex-owner of defunct arena football team arrested

CHICAGO (AP) — Federal authorities arrested a one-time owner of the now-defunct Chicago Rush for alleged fraud in the operation and purchase of the arena football team.

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