Joel Eberle

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Manfred suggests Boras stay out of Cubs business; agent shoots back

Rob Manfred showed his fiery side regarding the very public debate over young slugger Kris Bryant and whether he belongs on the Cubs to start the …

Tom Thibodeau says Derrick Rose might be ahead of schedule

When the Bulls said they expected an injured Derrick Rose back in four to six weeks, the point guard declared: “Who cares?”<p>Maybe that was a positive …

Mirotic leads Bulls past Raptors

Mirotic leads Bulls past Raptors<p>CHICAGO — Rookie forward Nikola Mirotic seemed surprised when he saw a horde of cameras and microphones waiting in front of his locker Friday night.<p>“Niko again?” he said.<p>Yes. Niko again.<p>Thanks to a recent increase in playing time, Mirotic has become a familiar name …

MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand, Mid-Spring Training Edition

Midway through the month of March and three weeks from Opening Day, there is still a lot to be sorted out before the 2015 MLB season officially begins.<p>We've already had some key players lost to injury this spring, most notably Yu Darvish for the year to Tommy John surgery and Marcus Stroman to a …

Kris Bryant's fate has Scott Boras, Cubs fans atwitter

MESA, Ariz. - It began to simmer last fall, started to boil over the winter, and Wednesday afternoon, Mount Boras erupted.<p>Powerful agent Scott Boras, realizing the Chicago Cubs have no intention of keeping rookie third baseman Kris Bryant on their opening day roster, could no longer conceal his …

Jack Haley, Former NBA Player, Dies at Age 51

Former NBA center and power forward Jack Haley, who played for four teams in 10 seasons from 1988 to 1998, has passed away at the age of 51.<p>The Orange County Coroner Division of the Orange County Sheriff's website confirmed the news, per Todd Harmonson of the <i>Orange County Register</i>. Harmonson added, …

Jack Haley, former sidekick of Dennis Rodman, dead at 51

Former Bulls forward Jack Haley, best known for his close friendship with Hall of Fame teammate Dennis Rodman, died Tuesday at 51.<p>An autopsy revealed Haley died as a result of heart disease, according to a statement released by his family.<p>“Jack was always a supportive and enthusiastic teammate,” …

Jay Cutler will QB Bears in 2015

The Chicago Bears fully expect that Jay Cutler will be their quarterback for the 2015 season, according to team sources with direct knowledge of the …

Jimmy Butler Says Teammates Don't Like When He Plays Taylor Swift During Warmups

Jimmy Butler is coming into his own as a leader of the Chicago Bulls, taking up the flag during Derrick Rose’s absences and developing into a scary inevitability on both ends of the floor.<p>With leadership comes perks, of course, and Butler is making use of his growing role in the franchise, much to …

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I visited Derrick Rose's roadside memorial under a highway overpass in Chicago

Emoji candles, printed out tweets and so much more.<p>It was about 50 degrees in Chicago on Monday afternoon, or approximately 50 degrees warmer than it was a week ago at this time. That in itself seemed to make for a perfectly good excuse to walk throughout the city's northwest neighborhoods to the …

3 Players That the Cubs Could Deal Before Opening Day 2015

Perhaps the most difficult struggle throughout winter 2015 in Chicago is not the frigid cold, but instead the anxious await of the return of baseball to Wrigley Field. As the Cubs get into the full swing of spring training, fans of the Lovable Losers can't help but become even more excited about …