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Chicago Bears free-agent spotlight: Chris Conte

With free agency set to open March 10, we'll shine the spotlight on several Bears free agents and examine each player's likelihood to return to Chicago. Today, it's the 52-game starter at safety, Chris Conte.

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Empty feeling pervasive at United Center after Derrick Rose's latest woe

A United Center worker handing out inflatable McDonald's french fries during the Bulls' lackluster 98-86 loss Wednesday to the Hornets asked the question on the minds of everybody who usually attends Bulls games.

Surgery will tell tale of Derrick Rose's recovery time

Unfortunately for the Bulls, they are well-versed in dealing with a Derrick Rose knee injury.

Bears sign Demontre Hurst to extension

The Chicago Bears announced Wednesday that they signed cornerback Demontre Hurst to a two-year extension. Terms of the deal were not immediately disclosed. Hurst debuted with the Bears in 2014, playing in 15 games with two starts. He contributed 35 tackles, picked off a pass and forced a fumble, in addition to contributing 1.5 tackles for lost yardage. Hurst spent the entire 2013 season as a rookie on the club's practice squad but in 2014 became Chicago's No.
Northwest Herald Feb 25, 2015

Photos: Potential Chicago Bears NFL draft targets at the combine

Check out this photo gallery of potential Chicago Bears NFL draft targets at the combine ...

Blackhawks' Patrick Kane placed on long-term injured reserve

While the Blackhawks reacted Wednesday to the loss of leading scorer Patrick Kane, it was learned that the perpetrator of the incident won't face further punishment.

Ranking the Bears' free agents: No. 10

Free agency kicks off in a little more than two weeks, so let’s count down the top 10 Chicago Bears players set to hit the open market March 10: We’ll go in reverse order. Here’s No. 10: Darryl Sharpton, linebacker 2014 pay: $730,000 By the numbers: Played in just 9.9 percent of the team’s defensive snaps last season, making his debut in Chicago’s starting lineup in an Oct. 12 win over the Atlanta Falcons. Sharpton posted 15 tackles and broke up one pass.

Bears interested in bolstering linebacking corps

  ESPN Bears reporter Michael C. Wright discusses areas the team may address in free agency.
Chris Kuc / Chicago Tribune Feb 24, 2015

Blackhawks' Patrick Kane injured during game vs. Panthers Tuesday

Winger Patrick Kane was injured during the first period of the Chicago Blackhawks' game against the Florida Panthers on Tuesday night at the United Center.

Blackhawks' Patrick Kane injured during game vs. Panthers Tuesday

Winger Patrick Kane was injured during the first period of the Chicago Blackhawks' game against the Florida Panthers on Tuesday night at the United Center.
Northwest Herald Feb 24, 2015

Video: Hub Arkush and Nate Atkins on Chicago Bears roster construction

Chicago Football's Hub Arkush and Nate Atkins take a look at potential free agent and draft pick roster fillers for the Chicago Bears.

Matt Forte appears to be concerned about his standing

To read too far into Matt Forte's tweets from over the weekend would be a tad irresponsible, but there's no denying the running back, based on his posts from over the weekend, is at least a little concerned about his standing with the Chicago Bears. Forte posted a story about potential trade options for the running back, and added the comment: "What y'all think about this Bear fans?" Forte apparently thinks the organization doesn't, but it's likely the brass hasn't actually held any substantial conversations with the running back about his future or discussed potentially trading him...

White Sox third baseman Conor Gillaspie quits tobacco, bulks up

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- White Sox third baseman Conor Gillaspie was at the first full-squad workout Tuesday at Camelback Ranch looking a little bulkier than he did late in 2014.

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