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David Accam Scores Awesome Goal vs. Orlando

David Accam Scores Awesome Goal vs. Orlando

The Chicago Fire went into Saturday’s match against Orlando SC at Toyota Park trying to keep their eight game unbeaten streak alive, and David Accam made sure that their effort got off to a great start with a spectacular goal. The goal, which came just two minutes into the match, featured some deft passing by Bastian Schweinsteiger and Matt Polster, but it was Accam’s amazing finish on a back-heel kick in front of the neck that capped the play off: Accam wasn’t done either, as he scored another goal just over six minutes later to pick up his first career brace and give the Fire an early 2-0 lead over Orlando.

Five Thoughts: Blackhawks’ NHL Draft Performance

Five Thoughts: Blackhawks’ NHL Draft Performance

The Chicago Blackhawks wrapped up a busy NHL Draft weekend on Saturday as they finished selecting the nine new players that will join their stable of prospects in the coming years. The Blackhawks didn’t make any big splashes once the draft actually began, but they created some fireworks beforehand as they traded away Niklas Hjalmarsson and Artemi Panarin in separate transactions.

Thousands Volunteer for Chicago Cares’ Serve-a-Thon

Thousands Volunteer for Chicago Cares’ Serve-a-Thon

Thousands of volunteers joined together to make a difference around the city Saturday for Chicago Cares’ annual Serve-a-thon. Chicago Cares CEO Jenne Myers tells NBC 5’s Pete Sack about the event and the organization’s mission.

Blackhawks Pick Barratt, Mitchell on Draft’s Second Day

Blackhawks Pick Barratt, Mitchell on Draft’s Second Day

Chicago Blackhawks 2017 third round draft pick Evan Barratt. The Chicago Blackhawks came into Saturday’s second round of the NHL Draft with nine selections, and they went about addressing some glaring holes in their prospect system as they emphasized speed and defense.

2 Women Killed in Crash With Man Fleeing Chicago Police

2 Women Killed in Crash With Man Fleeing Chicago Police

Two women were killed in a crash when a man fleeing police struck their vehicle on Chicago’s South Side early Saturday. Around 1:05 a.m., officers on patrol saw someone open fire from a car in the 5800 block of S.

Gun Bill Bipartisanship But Far Apart on Budget

Gun Bill Bipartisanship But Far Apart on Budget

Gov. Bruce Rauner on Friday signed a stronger gun bill that has been repeatedly pushed for by Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Supt.

4 Officers, Civilian Injured in Crash on Chicago’s West Side

4 Officers, Civilian Injured in Crash on Chicago’s West Side

WATCH LIVE Steve Harvey A man wants Steve’s help in sizing up his cousin’s boyfriend; where to go for a romantic getaway. NEWSLETTERS Receive the latest local updates in your inbox Four Chicago police officers and a civilian were injured in a crash on Chicago’s West Side Friday night, fire officials confirmed.

Jokiharju Enjoys Spotlight as Blackhawks Draft Pick

Jokiharju Enjoys Spotlight as Blackhawks Draft Pick

Henri Jokiharju speaks with media after being selected by the Chicago Blackhawks in the first round of the NHL Draft. The Chicago Blackhawks traded back three spots in the first round of the NHL Draft on Friday night, but they still got their man as they selected Henri Jokiharju with the 29 th overall pick.

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