Posts Tagged Illinois

Bullpen gives up lead in Reds’ 7-6 loss in 10 to Cubs

Cincinnati Reds right fielder Jay Bruce (32) watches his RBI double with Chicago Cubs catcher David Ross (3) during the sixth inning of a baseball game in Chicago, on Monday, April 13, 2015. (AP Photo/Jeff Haynes)

CHICAGO (AP) — Mike Leake left with a two-run lead after seven innings. The Cincinnati Reds’ bullpen couldn’t hold off the Cubs.

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Patrick Kane close to return for Blackhawks

Chicago Blackhawks left wing Patrick Sharp (10) celebrates his goal against the Colorado Avalanche with teammates Andrew Shaw (65) and Bryan Bickell (29) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, April 11, 2015, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)

CHICAGO (AP) — It was the most important “pushing and shoving” of the season for the Chicago Blackhawks.

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IHSA: Toss concussions lawsuit that ‘threatens’ football

In this Nov. 29, 2014 file photo, Stevenson defenders hold Homewood-Flossmoor at the goal line during the Illinois High School Association Class 8A high school championship football game in Champaign, Ill. The IHSA, the nation's first prep sports governing body to face a class-action concussions lawsuit, asked an Illinois judge to dismiss the suit, Friday, April 10, 2015 in Chicago. It argues  that if the suit prevails, it could kill football programs statewide. (AP Photo/Bradley Leeb, File)

CHICAGO (AP) — The nation’s first prep sports governing body to face a class-action concussions lawsuit has asked an Illinois judge to dismiss the suit, arguing that if it prevails, it could kill football programs statewide.

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Duke coach returning to Chicago for Polish parade

CHICAGO (AP) — Duke men’s basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski (shuh-SHEF’-skee) will return to his hometown of Chicago to serve as honorary grand marshal at the 124th annual Polish Constitution Day Parade.

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With playoffs starting, Blackhawks eye another big run

Chicago Blackhawks left wing Patrick Sharp (10) celebrates his goal against the Colorado Avalanche with teammates Andrew Shaw (65) and Bryan Bickell (29) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, April 11, 2015, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)

CHICAGO (AP) — As far as Marian Hossa is concerned, the Chicago Blackhawks can capture another Stanley Cup.

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