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If the Bulls rebuild is going to gain traction Lauri Markkanen has to be better

The second-year 7-footer is deemed special by those in his organization and around the league, and now it is time to push him to that potential.

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Blackhawks quick hits: Delia, DeBrincat, Kane, Quenneville, Colliton, Keith

A smattering of Blackhawks updates: Sickness spreads in locker room, Collin Delia starts Saturday, one way change from Quenneville to Colliton & more.

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Pritzker’s notable visit to a Republican gathering

Pritzker has an opportunity here that has been afforded few of his predecessors.

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Bill Daley widens fundraising lead, becomes first mayoral candidate to top $4M

In a fundraising drop late Friday, Bill Daley reported another $430,516 in contributions from deep-pockets donors.

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You can’t always fix it yourself; sometimes you need a specialist

At times, I looked in the mirror and did not see me. At times, honestly, I did not care whether I lived or died.

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Adam L. Jahns: Analyzing Matt Nagy, Mitch Trubisky and the 2018 Bears season

Sun-Times expert Adam L. Jahns breaks down the most important aspects of the Bears’ 2018 season and looks at what’s ahead.

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Blackhawks acquire Slater Koekkoek from Tampa Bay for Jan Rutta

The Hawks swap out their 2019 seventh-round pick for the Lightning’s fifth-round pick as part of the deal.

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Mark Potash: Analyzing Matt Nagy, Mitch Trubisky and the 2018 Bears season

With only Prince Amukamara reaching 30 ... this defense is loaded with players still getting better — the average age of the top 15 in snaps is 26.2.

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A missed FG and surviving R. Kelly: Here are stories that mattered in Chicago

Bears kicker Cody Parkey's missed field goal and how one brewery responded dominated the news in Chicago this week — plus stories about R. Kelly.

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Connor Murphy sticks his face in it, grows into sturdy defenseman for Blackhawks

It's been a tough year for Connor Murphy's face, but the rest of his game has been very good. He's a building block for the Blackhawks.

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Too soon: With Chicago mourning, Cody Parkey shares his coping skills on ‘Today’

After hitting upright in loss, Bears kicker decides that going on national TV five days after one of the worst losses in city history is a good idea.

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Food pantry offering free groceries to furloughed government workers

Nationwide, some 800,000 workers, more than half of them still on the job, missed their first paychecks Friday.

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Tiny town overrun with ‘cute’ but confused seals

The town's mayor said approximately 40 stranded seals recently have been living among the town's 999 people.

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CPS to expand Eat What You Grow program to 130 schools thanks to $500,000 grant

The funding comes from Mars Food’s Seeds of Change Grant Program and will expand the district’s Eat What You Grow initiative to 130 CPS schools.

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Jayme Closs kidnapping suspect Jake Patterson charged

Jake Patterson, 21, is being held pending charges of first-degree murder and kidnapping.

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Waguespack gives away campaign money received from Burke

Ald. Scott Waguespack said he is donating the campaign money to an effort to save the Montford Point Marine Association chapter house in Englewood.

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Burglar throwing bricks at Lawndale businesses: police

A man was suspected of burglarizing three businesses in the Lawndale neighborhood, CPD said.

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State Rep. Christian Mitchell resigns to join Pritzker administration

Mitchell served as a state representative of the 26th District and was the youngest member of the Illinois House when he was elected in 2013.

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Burke successor Pat O’Connor denies conflict involving wife’s real estate sales

The alderman said there has “never been a zoning change in our community that was done for the benefit of my spouse."

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