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Hockey fans brave weather to fill United Center

Hockey fans brave weather to fill United Center

CHICAGO | One by one they pushed through the turnstiles, took a rally towel and, in many cases, used it to dry off from the rain.

June 12, 2013 9:30 pm Photos

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Teams embrace atmosphere in Indy

INDIANAPOLIS | Freshman Marshall Plumlee walked onto the court set up inside Lucas Oil Stadium on Thursday and took a deep breath.

March 30, 2013 6:54 pm
Indianapolis to host historic coaching rematch in NCAA tournament

Indianapolis to host historic coaching rematch in NCAA tournament

INDIANAPOLIS | Louisville forward Chane Behanan flipped on the television in his Indianapolis hotel room Saturday morning to see his coach — albeit with fewer wrinkles and less salt and pepper in his hair — standing on a sideline surrounded by Kentucky blue. He watched again and again the fi…

March 30, 2013 6:00 pm Photos

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Louisville birddogs Ducks on defense, advances to Elite Eight

INDIANAPOLIS | Some of it was Hoosier crimson to be sure, but the crowd at Friday's opening game at the Midwest Regional had a definite red bend.

March 29, 2013 10:00 pm
Dawson's defense keeps Duke guard off his game

Dawson's defense keeps Duke guard off his game

INDIANAPOLIS | With three region natives already advancing to the Elite Eight, Lew Wallace graduate Branden Dawson had work to do if he wanted to become the fourth.

March 29, 2013 10:00 pm
Louisville's press already troubling Oregon's offense

Louisville's press already troubling Oregon's offense

Oregon forward E.J. Singler says even with six players on defense, the Ducks can't replicate Louisville's press.

March 28, 2013 8:15 pm
Sweet Sixteen brings meeting of the minds to Indy

Sweet Sixteen brings meeting of the minds to Indy

Michigan State basketball coach Tom Izzo says he was sitting at the breakfast table filling out brackets with his 13-year-old son when he noticed the Midwest Region remained largely blank.

March 28, 2013 7:30 pm Photos

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Northwest Indiana natives help power Michigan on the hardwood

Northwest Indiana natives help power Michigan on the hardwood

CHICAGO | Spike Albrecht poked Glenn Robinson III and told him to look out the window as the Michigan bus barreled down the Borman Expressway on Wednesday afternoon.

March 14, 2013 9:00 pm Photos

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Friends grieve NFL's latest tragedy

Friends grieve NFL's latest tragedy

Kyle Yelton remembers the hot summer weekend back in college when he and three friends stopped at his parents' house in Chesterton on the way back from a road trip to Ohio.

December 09, 2012 9:30 pm Photos

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Penn State sanctions shaking Big Ten

Penn State sanctions shaking Big Ten

CHICAGO | Tim Beckman stepped to the podium, looked into the camera and declared that he did not step foot on Penn State's campus this week.

July 26, 2012 2:00 pm Photos

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UIC coach Stew Robinson remembers Hollywood close-up in 'Season on the Brink'

UIC coach Stew Robinson remembers Hollywood close-up in 'Season on the Brink'

Stew Robinson remembers John Feinstein sitting on the sidelines for every practice of the 1985-86 basketball season. He remembers looking up from the court and seeing Feinstein in the stands for each game. Feinstein had earned the trust of legendarily temperamental Indiana coach Bob Knight, …

July 02, 2012 7:45 pm
REGION COLLEGIANS: Dumezich repeats as All-American

REGION COLLEGIANS: Dumezich repeats as All-American

Texas A&M junior Mel Dumezich was named a Louisville Slugger/National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) All-American for the second time in as many years, the organization announced.

June 17, 2012 8:30 pm

Region Collegians: Shields honored for weight room work

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May 20, 2012 10:00 pm
Merrillville man reunites with Sox skipper at children's hospital

Merrillville man reunites with Sox skipper at children's hospital

Ryan Reithel spent much of the 1991 baseball season riding for an hour in his parents' car from their Merrillville home to a Chicago hospital, where he was being treated for Burkitt's lymphoma.

May 14, 2012 8:15 pm Photos

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'Stars' skaters shine beyond Olympic gold

'Stars' skaters shine beyond Olympic gold

Ekaterina Gordeeva laughs when fans approach her and her bouncy blonde 10-year-old daughter to comment on how Daria has grown.

March 09, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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For love and the game

For love and the game

INDIANAPOLIS | Candlestick Park was a wet, muddy mess when Zak DeOssie snapped the football to Steve Weatherford for a game-winning, Super Bowl bid-clinching, 31-yard field goal in overtime. The ball slipped low to the ground, and securing it against the bluegrass would be easy as balancing …

February 04, 2012 11:45 pm Photos

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Hoosier, Illini players bond on Giants O-line

Hoosier, Illini players bond on Giants O-line

INDIANAPOLIS | James Brewer painstakingly decorated the New York Giants' offensive line room for Christmas, carefully crafting holiday décor and even building a faux fireplace to adorn one wall.

February 02, 2012 7:42 pm Photos

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Ninkovich's long journey has stop in Super Bowl

Ninkovich's long journey has stop in Super Bowl

Rob Ninkovich remembers well the day New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton told him his only hope at an NFL career was to become a long snapper.

February 01, 2012 11:45 pm Photos

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Region-born Weatherford gives back to downstate hometown

Region-born Weatherford gives back to downstate hometown

INDIANAPOLIS | Steve Weatherford, like every member of the Giants, has been busy this Super Bowl week. Between press conferences, practices and team meetings, there's hardly time to grab lunch with teammates or step outside the team hotel.

February 01, 2012 8:07 pm
Chicago native talks about life on the practice squad

Chicago native talks about life on the practice squad

It's Super Bowl Media Day, and Britt Davis stands on the sidelines at Lucas Oil Stadium — the same place he'll be for Sunday's game. Davis has spent the season as a wide receiver for the Patriots, but as a member of the practice squad he has yet to take the field.

February 01, 2012 2:25 pm
From 'Touchdown Jesus' to the Super Bowl: ND grad feels the excitement

From 'Touchdown Jesus' to the Super Bowl: ND grad feels the excitement

Not long ago, Sergio Brown was tackling opponents on Saturdays at Notre Dame Stadium. Although he started as a senior and had 50 tackles, he went undrafted when his college career ended in 2010.

January 31, 2012 7:45 pm
Fans welcomed into the fold for Super Bowl Media Day

Fans welcomed into the fold for Super Bowl Media Day

INDIANAPOLIS | Mike Copper has followed football since his days growing up in Valparaiso. He played basketball and later coached it, but remained a steadfast Colts fan.

January 31, 2012 7:30 pm

Super Bowl Media Day serves entertainment, with a side of sports

INDIANAPOLIS | It would be one hour before the first Patriot stepped onto Lucas Oil Stadium turf, yet rows of cameras already had lined the podium where Tom Brady was scheduled to speak at Super Bowl Media Day.

January 31, 2012 6:15 pm
Illlinois' Weber wants consistency from Brandon Paul

Illlinois' Weber wants consistency from Brandon Paul

Brandon Paul leaned back, closed his eyes, and rode the wave of students carrying him across the Assembly Hall court.

January 17, 2012 9:00 pm Photos

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REGION COLLEGIANS: Xavier to honor football team

REGION COLLEGIANS: Xavier to honor football team

Saint Xavier University will hold a special assembly on Jan. 17 to honor its football team, which won the 2011 NAIA National Championship last month with a 24-20 victory against six-time national champion Carroll (Mont.) College.

January 08, 2012 10:00 pm Photos

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A better Boozer?

A better Boozer?

Carlos Boozer may near nirvana when he warms up in the Bulls' United Center locker room.

January 07, 2012 7:00 pm Photos

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Bulls sail past Grizzlies in home opener

Bulls sail past Grizzlies in home opener

CHICAGO | Playing five games in eight days could have left the Bulls gasping for energy during their home opener Sunday against the Memphis Grizzlies.

January 01, 2012 10:00 pm Photos

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Back in the Bull pen: Bulls open at home to high expectations

Back in the Bull pen: Bulls open at home to high expectations

CHICAGO | Derrick Rose was a high school student when he saved enough cash for his first trip to the United Center. The Denver Nuggets were coming to town, and Rose wanted to watch Carmelo Anthony play.

January 01, 2012 10:00 pm Photos

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Are you ready to Rumble?

Are you ready to Rumble?

The tickets are printed, the basketballs inflated, the nets hung and the teams ready to, well, rumble, as The Times annual Region Roundball Rumble begins today at East Chicago Central High School.

December 30, 2011 11:45 pm Related
Rumble returns to Civic Center for Jan. 2 session

Rumble returns to Civic Center for Jan. 2 session

The Times Region Roundball Rumble is returning to its birthplace in the Hammond Civic Center.

December 21, 2011 11:45 pm Related
The long way back: Robbie Hummel back to form after two ACL tears

The long way back: Robbie Hummel back to form after two ACL tears

February 24, 2010. Robbie Hummel drives home from the airport after a road game at Minnesota. His roommate, graduate assistant Bobby Riddell, rides shotgun.

November 29, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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Boitano tackles Fighting Irish in South Bend ice show

Boitano tackles Fighting Irish in South Bend ice show

Start with a state-of-the-art hockey rink on a football crazy college campus, then add an Olympic champion figure skater and a renowned 1970s rock band. Recipe for disaster, or a delicious combination? Brian Boitano aims to find out today.

November 19, 2011 10:00 pm
Big Ten could be country's 'smartest' basketball league

Big Ten could be country's 'smartest' basketball league

ROSEMONT, ILL. | Zack Novak remembers coach John Beilein pulling him aside after practice one day early in both their Michigan basketball careers.

October 27, 2011 7:30 pm
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