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Blues Edge Blackhawks 4-3 In Shootout
CHICAGO (AP) -- Defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk scored the deciding goal in the sixth round of the shootout and the St. Louis Blues came back for a 4-3 win over the Chicago Blackhawks on Thursday night.
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Bulls Rally From 16 Down To Beat Nets 92-90
NEW YORK (AP) -- Carlos Boozer had 29 points and 18 rebounds, Nate Robinson made the go-ahead basket with 22 seconds left, and the Chicago Bulls overcame a 16-point deficit to beat the Brooklyn Nets 92-90 on Thursday night.
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Local Sports 4/4/13
Here's a look at today's sports schedule and stories
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Pennington Lifts D'backs Over Cards in 16th Inning
PHOENIX (AP)--Cliff Pennington's single in the 16th inning brought home Jason Kubel from second to give the Arizona Diamondbacks a 10-9 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals in a game that didn't end until early Thursday.
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Rodriguez Leads Pirates Past Cubs 3-0
PITTSBURGH (AP)--Wandy Rodriguez allowed just two hits over 6 2-3 innings and the Pittsburgh Pirates edged the Chicago Cubs 3-0 on Wednesday night for their first win of the year.
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Dunn Homers, Peavy and White Sox Beat Royals 5-2
CHICAGO (AP)--Adam Dunn homered and the Chicago White Sox went deep four times to back a solid start by Jake Peavy in a 5-2 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday.
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Local Sports 4/3/13
Wednesday's sports schedule and other notes.
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Cardinals Hit 3 HR's in Win Over Diamondbacks
PHOENIX (AP) -- Matt Holliday, Pete Kozma and Jon Jay homered and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-1 on Tuesday night to even their season-opening series at a game apiece.
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White Sox, Rangers to Play MLB Civil Rights Game
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago White Sox will host Major League Baseball's seventh annual Civil Rights Game on Aug. 24 against the Texas Rangers.
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Wizards Top Bulls for 8th Straight Home Win
WASHINGTON (AP) -- John Wall had 27 points, nine assists and eight rebounds, Emeka Okafor scored the go-ahead dunk in the final minute and the Washington Wizards won their eighth straight home game Tuesday night, beating the temperamental Chicago Bulls 90-86.
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Bulls' Gibson Reinjures Knee in Loss to Wizards
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Chicago Bulls forward Taj Gibson will have an MRI after reinjuring his left knee in a loss to the Washington Wizards.
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Blues Place Oshie on IR, Recall Allen
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- The St. Louis Blues placed forward T.J. Oshie on injured reserve with a lower body injury and recalled rookie goalie Jake Allen under emergency conditions after one day at Peoria, Ill., of the AHL.
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Groce Set to Build from Ground Up at Illinois
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- A year ago John Groce was starting from scratch at Illinois.
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ISU Losing 3 Players
NORMAL, Ill. (AP) -- Three players have left Illinois State's basketball team this week.
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Collins Vows to Build Winner at Northwestern
EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) -- Chris Collins says he's ready to put his own stamp on a program and vows to build a winner at Northwestern.
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Iowa Reaches NIT Final with Win Over Terps
NEW YORK (AP) -- Devyn Marble had 21 points and nine rebounds to help Iowa reach the NIT championship for the first time with a 71-60 win over Maryland on Tuesday night.
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Local Sports 4/2/13
Here's a look at today's sports schedule
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Bears Cut DT Matt Toeaina
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP)--The Chicago Bears have terminated veteran defensive tackle Matt Toeaina's contract.
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Kennedy, D-Backs Beat Wainwright, Cardinals 6-2
PHOENIX (AP)--Ian Kennedy struck out eight in seven strong innings and the Arizona Diamondbacks used 15 hits to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-2 in their season opener Monday night.
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Blues Beat Wild 4-1 to End 3-Game Losing Streak
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP)--Jaden Schwartz and Andy McDonald each had a goal and an assist, Brian Elliott stepped in and made 19 saves, and the St. Louis Blues snapped a three-game losing streak by beating the Minnesota Wild 4-1 on Monday night.
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Sale Outpitches Shields, White Sox Beat Royals 1-0
CHICAGO (AP)--Chris Sale outpitched James Shields, Tyler Flowers homered and the Chicago White Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 1-0 in the season opener on Monday.
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Blackhawks Acquire C Michal Handzus From Sharks
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP)--The San Jose Sharks have dealt center Michal Handzus to the Chicago Blackhawks for a fourth-round draft pick.
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Samardzija Shines As Cubs Down Pirates 3-1
PITTSBURGH (AP)--Jeff Samardzija struck out nine in eight nearly flawless innings and the Chicago Cubs held on for a 3-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday.
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Local Sports 4/1/13
Monday's local sports schedule.
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Saad's 3 Points Lead Blackhawks Over Red Wings
DETROIT (AP) -- Brandon Saad had two goals and an assist and Dave Bolland scored twice in the Chicago Blackhawks 7-1 win over the Detroit Red Wings on Sunday.
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MLB Ticket Prices Up 2.7%
CHICAGO (AP) -- Major League Baseball's average ticket price rose 2.7 percent to $27.73 this year for non-premium seats, the steepest rise since a 5 percent hike in 2009, according to the Team Marketing Report.
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April 1 Wrigley Deadline Arrives with No Deal
CHICAGO (AP) -- Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel says he believes the "fog will lift" in the negotiations over a self-imposed April 1 deadline for a massive $300 million Wrigley Field renovation.
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Cubs Place Barney on DL
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The Chicago Cubs have placed second baseman Darwin Barney on the 15-day disabled list because of a laceration on his left knee.
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Deng's 28 Help Bulls Win 18th Straight vs. Pistons
CHICAGO (AP) -- Luol Deng scored 28 points, Jimmy Butler and Nate Robinson each added 16, and the Chicago Bulls beat Detroit 95-94 to extend their winning streak to 18 straight against the Pistons.
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CBS Halts Replay of Basketball Player's Injury
NEW YORK (AP) -- CBS is telling its NCAA basketball crew not to show replays of Louisville guard Kevin Ware's gruesome injury during Sunday's tournament game between his team and Duke.
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