April 27, 2016

With the Blackhawks season ending on Monday night at the hands of the St. Louis Blues, it seemed appropriate to write some sort of a recap or eulogy about the Blackhawks 2015-2016 season. But the more I thought about it, the more disappointed I became in the Blackhawks...

April 24, 2016

If the Blackhawks have taught us anything over the last six years, it’s that they never go away. No matter the deficit they may face or the adversities that hang around them, the Blackhawks morph into an un-killable beast that never gives up.

Just ask the St. Louis Blue...

April 22, 2016

It took 83 minutes and seven seconds to decide a winner, but at 12:27 a.m., in double overtime, Patrick Kane played the role of hero once again and gave the Blackhawks their much-needed win on a beauty of an OT goal. It was Patrick Kane’s 5th playoff overtime winner of...

April 22, 2016

For the second time in as many seasons, Chicago Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta has thrown a no-hitter. This time, it came at the expense of the Cincinnati Reds who had nothing going for them all night as they fell to the Cubs by a score of 16-0. And yes, that’s a 16.

The Chi...

April 20, 2016

UPDATE:
The NHL announced on Wednesday afternoon that Andrew Shaw has been suspended for Game 5 because of the homophobic slur used in Game 4. Shaw was also fined $5,000 for flipping off the official after the penalty call. Shaw will be required to go through sensitivi...

April 18, 2016

It took the Chicago Blackhawks only two minutes and 18 seconds to jump out to a 1-0 lead over the St. Louis Blues in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs this afternoon. Blues forward Kyle Brodziak drew a roughing penalty just under two minutes into the game and 30 secon...

April 16, 2016

When the Blues and Blackhawks took the ice in Game 2 on Friday night, it was more of the same of what we saw on Wednesday night during Game 1. The Blues dominated the game physically while the Hawks dominated the game offensively for the majority of the game. By the en...

April 14, 2016

The Chicago Blackhawks and St. Louis Blues squared off in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs last night at the Scotttrade Center. This postseason marks the third time in four years that the Blues and Hawks have faced off in the first round of the playoffs. The Blackhaw...

April 4, 2016

At the beginning of the day on Sunday, Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane sat at 96 points on the season, Marian Hossa had 499 career goals and Head Coach Joel Quenneville had 799 career regular-season wins. By the end of day, Patrick Kane had broken the 100-point barrier...

April 1, 2016

On Wednesday morning, five members of the United States Women’s National Team (USWNT) filed a federal complaint against the U.S. Soccer Federation citing the disparity in wages they receive compared to their male counterparts. Co-captains Carli Lloyd and Becky Sauerbru...

March 22, 2016

The city of Brussels was rocked Tuesday morning by multiple explosions that killed at least 30 people and wounded another 230. Two of the explosions happened at the Brussels airport while the other took place at the metro station, where much of the city’s traffic flows...

March 22, 2016

It seems like this sentence is written year after year, but once again, the opening weekend of the NCAA Tournament was one to remember. Buzzer-beaters. Upsets. Comeback-wins. Cinderella stories. There was a little bit of something for everyone.

The tournament started of...

March 1, 2016

For the 25th consecutive year, 'Labs' have topped the American Kennel Club’s list of most popular dog in America. The AKC named the Labrador retriever as the top dog (no pun intended) after using registration statistics from their database.

“The versatile, lovable Lab h...

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