5 Decades Of Chicago Sports

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June 04, 2018 - 4:18 pm
​Bears; Devin Hester's kickoff return touchdown opens Super Bowl XLI.
34% (67 votes)
Cubs; Fan Steve Bartman interferes with a pop-fly disrupting the Cubs path to the '03 World Series.
29% (56 votes)
White Sox; Paul Konerko pockets the baseball after clinching the '05 World Series.
25% (49 votes)
Blackhawks; Drafting Jonathan Toews ('06) and Patrick Kane ('07).
11% (22 votes)
Bulls; Brad Miller's two free throws force game seven of an '09 playoff series vs Boston.
1% (2 votes)
Total votes: 196
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Dave Kerner
May 22, 2018 - 11:41 am
Michael Jordan may have taken flight in the 1980's, but he didn't really soar until the Bulls 90's dynasty ruled over the NBA. Six championships in eight seasons thrilled fans around the world, and made Jordan and the Bulls arguably the greatest sports story Chicago has ever experienced. And still...
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Rick Gregg
May 11, 2018 - 11:58 am
The 1980s brought Chicago three division-winning baseball teams, new ownership, new lights, and a new stadium. The greatest basketball player ever came to town, while one of hockey's greats said goodbye. But nothing defined the decade in sports quite like that 'Shufflin' Crew', those 'Monsters of...
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May 04, 2018 - 1:58 pm
Walter Payton, Bears
73% (558 votes)
Stan Mikita, Blackhawks
11% (84 votes)
Ron Santo, Cubs
10% (74 votes)
Dick Allen, White Sox
5% (37 votes)
Norm Van Lier, Bulls
1% (11 votes)
Total votes: 764
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Josh Liss
May 02, 2018 - 9:05 am
In 1969 all five Chicago professional sports teams missed the playoffs. And in the championship-dormant decade to follow it's fitting one of the 1970's most memorable games actually resulted in a forfeit.
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