Patrick Kane was named to Team USA for February’s Winter Olympics in Vancouver on Friday while teammate Dustin Byfuglien, also part of the preliminary roster for Team USA, wasn’t among the 23 players selected. Kane becomes the six Hawk to be named to an Olympic roster. Earlier Marian Hossa and Tomas Kopecky were picked to represent Slovakia and Jonathan Toews, Duncan Keith and Brent Seabrook were chosen to play for Canada.
Kepler went 3-for-3 with two homers and a double against Hendricks in the Cubs’ 5-4 loss to the Twins
A win Thursday night will start with containing the Wings leading scorer, Arike Ogunbowale.
Officials announced the hiring of Valarie Hays a week after Park District Inspector General Elaine Little resigned.
First Women’s Bank opened its brand new headquarters in West Town on Wednesday. Its founders say it’s the first financial institution aimed at helping women entrepreneurs get the capital to start and expand businesses.