• Anaheim Ducks' Ryan Getzlaf (15), celebrates with teammates Patrick Maroon (19), and Cam Fowler (4), after scoring the winning goal to defeat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 in overtime of a hockey game Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)

    Getzlaf lifts Ducks to 3-2 win over Blackhawks

    CHICAGO (AP) — Ryan Getzlaf and the Anaheim Ducks are on the back side of their longest road trip of the season.

    Updated: 10:26 pm

  • Illinois guard Jalen Coleman-Lands, right, shoots against Northwestern guard/forward Scottie Lindsey during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game on Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016, in Evanston, Ill. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

    Demps, Lindsey score 18, Northwestern beats Illinois 58-56

    EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Tre Demps and Scottie Lindsey each scored 18 points and hit four 3-pointers, and Northwestern beat Illinois 58-56 in a matchup between struggling teams on Saturday night.

  • Blackhawks F Panarin to return to lineup against Ducks

    CHICAGO (AP) — Blackhawks forward Artemi Panarin is expected to play Saturday night against Anaheim after missing two games with an illness.

  • In this Feb. 11, 2016 photo, Shaun McCarthy, of Avoca, Iowa, poses for a photo in Omaha, Neb. A boarding school for troubled teenagers in Iowa that is being investigated by the FBI routinely kept pupils in small concrete "isolation boxes" for days or weeks and wouldn't let them out unless they sat in a specific posture for 24 hours, according to several former students including McCarthy. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)

    Ex-students say boarding school kept them in isolation boxes

    IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A boarding school for troubled teenagers in Iowa that is being investigated by the FBI routinely kept pupils in small concrete “isolation boxes” for days or weeks and wouldn’t let them out unless they sat in a specific posture for 24 hours, according to several former students.

  • In this Jan. 3, 2016 file photo, Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte (22) leaves the field after an NFL football game against the Detroit Lions in Chicago. Forte, a two-time Pro Bowl running back, announced on Instagram Friday, Feb. 12, 2016, morning that the team informed him this week it will not offer him a contract for next season. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)

    Running back Matt Forte done in Chicago after 8 seasons

    LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Matt Forte won’t be returning to the Chicago Bears for a ninth season.

  • Illinois youth soccer group bans hitting ball with head

    ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. (AP) — The group that governs 81,000 young soccer players in Illinois says it will no longer let athletes age 10 and younger use their heads to strike the ball.

  • Banyard has 18, Illinois St. beats Evansville 70-60

    EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Nick Banyard had a career-high 18 points as Illinois State used a strong second half to beat Evansville 70-60 on Thursday night as the Redbirds won the battle for second place in the Missouri Valley Conference standings.

  • Western Illinois grabs lead late, tops Denver 63-60

    DENVER (AP) — Jalen Chapman scored 26 points and Western Illinois grabbed the lead in the final four minutes and held on to beat Denver, 63-60 in a Summit League battle Thursday night.

  • Illinois-Chicago fends off Wright State 64-59

    CHICAGO (AP) — Freshman Dikembe Dixson scored 26 points with 12 rebounds and Najeal Young made three free throws in the final 37 seconds as Illinois-Chicago fended off Wright State 64-59 on Thursday night.

  • Murray State slips past SIU Edwardsville 70-64

    EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Wayne Langston scored 24 points to lead Murray State past SIU Edwardsville 70-64 on Thursday night.