Neither Jonathan Toews nor Brent Seabrook participated in Saturday’s morning skate and coach Joel Quenneville ruled them out of Saturday night’s home game vs. Nashville. Andrew Ebbett moved from the fourth line to take Toews’ center spot and Brent Sopel took Seabrook’s defensive pairing opposite partner Duncan Keith. Jake Dowell was called up from Rockford to take Ebbett’s winger spot on the fourth line. Both Seabrook and Toews played all 82 regular season games last season and Seabrook had his consecutive games streak of 222 — longest among the currently active Hawks — snapped.
Hear the one about the Chicago pol saying no to some extra cash? No joke, five in City Council reject salary boost
The five taking a pass on the raise are a mix of North, Northwest and Southwest Side Council members. all in their first or second term — Raymond Lopez (15th), Silvana Tabares (23rd), Felix Cardona (31st), Gilbert Villegas (36th) and Matt Martin (47th).
Not a single ICU bed free, doctors and nurses bone tired — southern Illinois battles a virus and ‘a plethora of disinformation’
"We’ve been pounding away saying the disease is the enemy, not each other. But we’re running out of ways to say it," said Rosslind Rice, communications director for Southern Illinois Healthcare,
If the park district is truly in the life-safety business, then the agency should want people to be safe at all points through the lakefront.
The Illinois Department of Natural Resources posted the details today of the fall trout season, set to open Oct. 16; the early catch-and-release release will open at a few sites on Oct. 2.
The city might be on edge as the Bears return to Soldier Field.