The Cubs selected University of Cincinnati outfielder Ian Happ with their first overall draft pick.
The White Sox selected right-handed pitcher Carson Fulmer from Vanderbilt in the 2015 MLB Draft.
The Bears signed Tracy Porter to a one-year contract Monday.
Kevin Flack won the Atwood Golf Classic Sunday and captured his second consecutive tournament win.
2013 Super Bowl champion Sean Considine held a football camp in his hometown of Byron Sunday afternoon.
Catch our extended highlights of Rockford Christian's State Championship baseball game.
The Royal Lions made history Saturday winning the 2A Baseball State Championship 6-2 over Williamsville.
The Blackhawks lost to the Lightning 4-3 in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final Saturday night.
American Pharoah won the Belmont Stakes Saturday and became the first Triple Crown winner since 1978.
Jacobs beat Boylan 8-2 Saturday in the 4A Cary-Grove Sectional.
Barrington beat Harlem 4-0 in the 4A DeKalb Sectional Saturday.
The Royal Lions beat Peru St. Bede 2-1 in the 2A Semifinals Friday.
Rockford Christians baseball team was greeted by its fans before boarding a bus to Peoria Thursday.
Boylan beat McHenry Thursday at the Cary-Grove Sectional.
Most of the big names are entered in this weekend's tournament.
Auston Robertson will be announcing his college decision on Sunday with friends Austin Mack, and Ben Skowronek. The top recruit in the State of Indiana is excited about the big announcement.
Down 1-0 late Wednesday, the Blackhawks connected for two quick goals to claim the first game of the Stanley Cup Finals.
Fans gathered at Boomer's Sports Bar in Rockford for a thrilling game one of the Stanley Cup Finals.
The Bears were on the practice field Wednesday trying to grasp a number of changes under a new coaching staff.
The Blue Thunder fell to Marengo 6-0 Wednesday.
Jorge Soler will be out of action with a left ankle injury.
The Blackhawks aren't about to be pulled into a discussion about dynasties on the eve of the Stanley Cup Finals.
Stillman Valley's softball team lost to Brimfield Tuesday.
The Bulls made it official Tuesday introducing Fred Hoiberg to the media.
Rockford Christian won a battle of the Stateline's top small school baseball teams Monday in Byron.
Boylan's baseball team won it's own Regional Monday with a 3-1 win over Hononegah.
Members of NIU's athletic department met with Huskie fans in Rockford Monday.
Former Byron star and Super Bowl Champion Sean Considine will host his annual youth football camp this Sunday.
The Aviators lost to the Traverse City Beach Bums 4-2 and 3-0 in Sunday's doubleheader.
Game one for the Blackhawks vs. Lightning will be Wednesday, June 3rd in Tampa Bay.
A basketball camp held at East High School teaches kids the importance of education and character.
The Blackhawks beat the Ducks 5-3 in Game 7 and will face the Tampa Bay Lightning in the Stanley Cup Finals.
Kaneland beat Freeport (1-0) 8-7 in PKs in the Girls 2A Soccer Sectional Championship at Boylan Friday night.
Austin Sikora has rebounded from a major knee injury to become one of the fastest sprinters in Illinois.
The Aviators blew out the Joliet Slammers 12-1 Thursday night.
Belvidere North beat Lutheran 4-0 Thursday.
CHICAGO - The Bulls have fired head coach Tom Thibodeau; he was 255-139 in five seasons.
The Blackhawks beat the Ducks 5-2 Wednesday night to tie the Western Conference Final series 3-3. Scott Leber reports live from the United Center following the win.
The Aviators beat the Slammers 4-2 Wednesday morning after Joliet snapped their 9-0 winning streak Tuesday.
Scott Leber previews tonight's Western Conference Finals game 6 from the United Center.
Former Freeport Aquin Star Sophie Brunner discusses making the Pan Am Games team with Scott Leber.
Freeport native Drew Dickinson thinks the Illini's pitching gives it a shot to succeed in the NCAA Tournament.
The Aviators suffered their first loss of the season Tuesday night to the Joliet Slammers.
Local youngsters are brushing up on their basketball skills at Joe Danforth's annual camp.
The Blackhawks wasted a miraculous comeback in a 5-4 overtime loss to the Ducks Monday.
Fred Van Vleet discusses Shockers basketball and the NBA with Scott Leber while on break from school.
The Bears gamble on defensive end Ray McDonald went bust on Monday.
Juan Pablo Montoya picked up his second Indy 500 win Sunday. The last time he won was in 2000.
Rockford Christian beat Warren/Stockton 5-4 in walk-off fashion of the 2A Pecatonica Regional Championship.
Forreston beats Stillman Valley 3-0 in the 2A Oregon Regional Championship.