Sports

Ready, set, GO! This is your spot for features on standout Chicago high school athletes, plus the teen perspective on pro sports.

Super Bowl Funday Sports

Commercials, food, Twitter (and, rumor has it, a football game)

January 31, 2014

Chatter: Clark the Cub edition
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January 28, 2014

Our Mashers take on the Cubs' new mascot.

‘Council of Chicago Mascots’ decides Clark the Cub’s fate
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January 28, 2014

Here's what we think Chicago’s other mascots would say of Clark the Cub.

Deng, what now? Time for the Bulls to start over
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January 10, 2014

The Luol Deng trade sent a clear message: Your Chicago Bulls aren't going anywhere any time soon.

Bears Peanut Tillman fights bullying in ‘NFL Characters Unite’
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December 24, 2013

Tillman and seven other NFL players took part in USA Network's anti-bullying campaign

Flag! Refs are out of bounds | Game Faces
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December 15, 2013

Who are the refs to determine whether or not a ball is catchable?

It doesn’t pay to stay healthy—but it should
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December 10, 2013

Lane Tech's Josue looks at sports injuries and how they affect salaries.

Chatter: Derrick’s knees, weird sports tweets and more
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December 9, 2013

Mashers sound off on the latest in sports.

Game day calendar: December
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December 9, 2013

Pro games, high school games—you’ve got it all here in our monthly sports calendar.