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2017 MLB Preview: AL East Predictions

2017 MLB Preview: AL East Predictions

The 2017 Major League Baseball season is nearly upon us, and around the sports world there is only one question on the minds of fans: who will win it all? To help answer that question, we’ll be offering our predictions for which teams will make the playoffs in 2017, and which players will help them as they strive to get to the promised land.

Chicago FOP President to Meet With Trump Administration

Chicago FOP President to Meet With Trump Administration

Chicago Fraternal Order of Police President Dean Angelo has been invited to Washington, DC, to meet with officials from President Trump’s administration this week, Angelo told NBC 5. The invitation was a continuation of ongoing discussions surrounding Chicago’s gun violence, Angelo said, adding that he wants to “ensure that anything federal that might be coming our way, that this gets to where it’s supposed to go.” Both Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson have asked for more federal agents to assist law enforcement officials in Chicago – oftentimes after Trump mentions the city’s spike in gun violence on Twitter or in speeches.

Bears Cornerback Deiondre’ Hall Arrested in Iowa

Bears Cornerback Deiondre’ Hall Arrested in Iowa

Bears cornerback Deiondre’ Hall was one of two NFL players arrested after an alleged fight outside a bar in Iowa early Sunday, according to police. Just before 1 a.m., officers responded to an altercation outside Sharky’s Fun House in Cedar Falls, where the University of Northern Iowa is located.

2 Killed, 3 Injured in Crash on Chicago’s West Side

2 Killed, 3 Injured in Crash on Chicago’s West Side

Two women were killed and three others were critically injured in a crash early Sunday on Chicago’s West Side, authorities said. Around 4:50 a.m., a 2013 Dodge Durango was traveling westbound in the 2600 block of W.

Blackhawks Make History in Blowout Loss

Blackhawks Make History in Blowout Loss

The Chicago Blackhawks have been playing their best hockey of the season in recent weeks, but that was certainly not the case in a history-making blowout loss to Florida on Saturday night. The Blackhawks, who have already clinched a playoff spot and hold an eight-point lead over the Minnesota Wild in the Central Division race, played the Panthers in a road matchup on Saturday and suffered a horrendous defeat, coughing up seven goals over the final 40 minutes of the game as they fell by a 7-0 margin.

Cubs Countdown: 7 Days to Opening Day

Cubs Countdown: 7 Days to Opening Day

While it may not feel like baseball season in the Windy City yet, Opening Day is rapidly approaching for the defending World Series champion Chicago Cubs, as we are just seven days away from the first game of their title defense. With just a week to go until the regular season begins, we figured it would be fun to start off a countdown of sorts to help fans get pumped up for the coming year.

Notre Dame Vies for Frozen Four Spot Sunday

Notre Dame Vies for Frozen Four Spot Sunday

The NCAA men’s hockey tournament is working its way toward the Frozen Four, and for the Chicago Blackhawks prospects participating in the postseason, it’s been a mixed bag of results thus far. After Saturday’s action, only one Blackhawks prospect still has a chance to compete in the Frozen Four at the United Center next week, as Notre Dame will play for a berth into the national semifinal when they take on UMass-Lowell on Sunday afternoon.

Jay Cutler Seems to Be Enjoying Free Agency

Jay Cutler Seems to Be Enjoying Free Agency

Former Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler may be out of a job for now, but he clearly isn’t letting his uncertain future deter him from having a good time in the present. In a photo posted over the weekend, Cutler and his wife Kristin Cavallari are seen enjoying some beach time and sunshine on vacation, and the former Bears quarterback looks like he doesn’t have a care in the world.

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