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Windy City Hoops Report: Verge Jr. and Willowbrook complete incredible turnaround with conference crown

There are turnaround and redemption stories, and then there is what has unfolded in the gym at Willowbrook High School this winter.

The Warriors locked up the West Suburban Gold Conference title on Friday, Feb. 420 more words

Basketball

VIDEO: Darnell Dockett is worried about grade schoolers in strip clubs

Darnell Dockett is worried about the kids in the strip clubs, and by kids he means kids, not NFL rookies.

Video of the Arizona Cardinals linebacker giving a post-practice pep talk to a group of young football players surfaced, and it is … interesting. 165 more words

Football

Kobe Bryant's favorite player when he was in high school was ... Jalen Rose?

Some things are just inexplicable. Chalk Kobe Bryant’s choice of favorite player during his high school years to just such a mystery of the universe. 303 more words

Basketball

2014 top baseball draft pick Brady Aiken is back in high school for a few months

Brady Aiken surely never expected it to end up this way.

The top overall pick in the 2014 MLB Entry Draft, Aiken and the Houston Astros failed to come to an agreement on a signing bonus, reportedly┬ábecause of the results of the California native’s physical taken in Houston. 259 more words

Baseball

VIDEO: This incredible game-winning miss turned into a game-winning assist

Sometimes it’s better to be lucky than good. Just ask Nashville Christian School.

With a spot in the regional basketball tournament on the line, Nashville Christian found itself trailing Moore County, 53-52, with just seconds remaining. 132 more words

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