Michael Wheeler

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Traffic Alert: Cubs Start 10-Game Home Streak

Expect crowded red and brown line trains this week; three night games are planned at Wrigley Field.<p>Monday, the Chicago Cubs begin a 10-day home …

Cubs Reveal New Wrigley Designs, 'Consider Moving' if Not Approved

Designs for Wrigley Field's Jumbotron, exterior, adjacent courtyard, offices and the Ricketts' new hotel are revealed, with Cubs chairman hinting at …

Chicago Cubs threaten to leave Wrigley Field

Chew on this<p>Did you hear the one about the Cubs leaving Wrigley Field? That's not a joke actually, at least according to their owner, Tom Ricketts, …

NBA Draft 2013: Low-Risk Prospects Worth a Lottery Selection

Drafting future NBA talent is a risky venture. There’s no such thing as a surefire selection, regardless of the hype surrounding some of the draft’s top players.<p>Sure, players like LeBron James and Kevin Durant were expected to be future superstars, but for every early selection who panned out, …

Orioles, Nationals combine for 8 homers

Ryan Zimmerman hit three of them, but it wasn't enough for his Nationals.<p>Camden Yards is one of the more homer-friendly parks out there, but still, when you wake up and see that the Orioles and Nationals combined for <i>eight</i> long balls in one game, surprise is still the first reaction. Chris Davis …

Michael Jordan passed on North Korea trip before Dennis Rodman got the offer

Rodman made for a more “absurd” “basketball ambassador,” however<p>Prachi Gupta<p>May 30, 2013 3:41pm (UTC)<p>Michael Jordan could have been the first American to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, reports the New York Times. Knowing that the ruling Kim family is obsessed with the former NBA star, HBO's …

Red Wings vs. Blackhawks - Game Recap - May 29, 2013 - ESPN

CHICAGO -- When the Chicago Blackhawks were on the brink of playoff elimination, they had the feeling that all they needed was one win to turn it …

LeBron James, David West, Lance Stephenson fined for flopping

The NBA has continued to enforce its anti-flopping rule.<p>The NBA has fined LeBron James, David West and Lance Stephenson $5,000 each for violating the league's anti-flopping rules during Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals. The Indiana Pacers leveled the 2013 NBA Playoffs series at 2-2 with the …

PSY, Mars, And Gabby Douglas: Google Sums Up The Year That Was 2012

Well, it's mid-December, so it's time to get all misty about the past year. Which means it's time to watch "Gangnam Style" again.<p>You probably searched Gabby Douglas, Mars Curiosity, and PSY's names on Google or YouTube, because you want to be up to date on news, memes, and tiny gymnasts. What you …