The McDonald’s All-American game is leaving Chicago for Atlanta.
“We’ll be talking to the sponsors to make sure their security plans are on point next time,” Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson said Tuesday.
On Saturday afternoon, the Class 2A champion Orr basketball team will play a charity game against Lake Forest at the Lake Forest main gym.
One of the nation’s best players in the 2020 class has decided to leave Morgan Park and head west.
King was the top-ranked player in the state’s class of 2015. He wasn’t a consistently dominating player in high school, but he had clear potential.
The United Center has hosted the games for the last seven years, but they will return to a rotation among cities starting in 2018.
The Chicago Public League will split its basketball conference alignment into two super conferences — the Red South Central and the Red North-West — b
For two decades, Jerry L. Tokars coached high school basketball at Chicago’s De La Salle Institute. The celebrated basketball coach died Sunday at 85.
Money started to come in after that, including a generous donation from a Fenwick parent. Then some celebrities got involved.
Michael Porter Jr. scored 17 points, had eight rebounds and was named game MVP as he led the West team to a 109-107 win over the East on Wednesday.
A brawl broke out in the 300-level concourse of the United Center after the McDonald’s All-American Game on Wednesday night.
Justin Boyd and Lucas Williamson caught fire Saturday at Carver Arena. The pair combined for 10 three-pointers to lead Young to a 60-50 victory.
Burnett made three three-pointers in overtime to lead the Mustangs to a 69-67 win against Fenwick. It’s the fourth state title for Morgan Park.
The rally included the presentation of a check to the school for $10,000 from Chance the Rapper’s SocialWorks foundation.
TELANDER: I started following Orr because I wanted to see how players and coaches dealt with an atmosphere that at times mimicked the chaos of war.