Wolves and former Blackhawks defenseman Brent Sopel is giving people a chance to leave their mark on his body. Literally. Sopel on Monday posted a YouTube video for his #InkMe campaign, giving an artist a chance to design his next tattoo. The 37-year-old defenseman has tattoos of a crucifix and his children’s names. For this
Bears cornerback Kyle Fuller won’t need surgery on his broken right hand, coach Marc Trestman said Monday. “Up to this point today, I’ve heard it as being a non-surgical issue,” he said. Trestman called the injury “day-to-day,” but said that “I don’t know that the hand will deter him.” The greater concern — in terms
Police charged Sports Illustrated reporter Robert Klemko for hitting a cab driver Saturday morning, CBS reports. From the CBS report: Chicago Police say 27-year-old Robert Klemko is charged with misdemeanor battery and criminal trespass after a fight with a cab driver. Police say Klemko got into a verbal altercation with the driver, hit him and
Jay Cutler is the Bears’ leader, left tackle Jermon Bushrod said Monday, as the Bears struggled to move forward after Sunday’s loss and locker-room spat. “Jay’s our leader, man,” the left tackle said. “We know the type of guys that he is. And I love seeing the way this guy prepares, the way he’s getting
Dan Hampton speaks like he played—all out. Appearing on “Kap & Haugh” on 87.7-FM and Comcast SportsNet simulcast, the Bears Hall of Famer laid into coach Marc Trestman for his “fair” coaching style. Hampton took aim at Trestman’s policy of letting different players be captain each week. “If you’re in a daycare, you might want
Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman told Boston radio station 93.7 FM WEEI that the Bears’ locker room spat will galvanize the team. “After last week, what they had to go through, they’re gonna be fired up,” Edelman told the station. “That’s gonna bring them together. It’s gonna be the ‘my bad’ in there this week.
Bears kicker Robbie Gould joined Patrick Mannelly and Matt Spiegel on 670 The Score on Monday morning to quiet headlines that the Chicago locker room is in disarray. “I wouldn’t give this any more attention than it’s already been given,” Gould told The Score. “What happened in the locker room isn’t anything out of the
White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu was named the Sporting News’ American League Rookie of the Year on Monday, outpacing Angels pitcher Matt Shoemaker by 145 votes. Abreu batted .317 with 35 doubles, 36 home runs, 107 RBIs, a .581 slugging percentage and a .383 on-base percentage in 145 games this season. His .581 slugging
The Bears haven’t won a regular-season game at Solder Field since Dec. 9, 2013. In fact, the last victory at Soldier Field by a Chicago pro team was in March—by the Blackhawks. So, maybe that’s why Jay Cutler’s wife, Kristin Cavallari, felt she needed to bring the Bears good luck on Sunday against the Dolphins.