The governor of Illinois, accused Tuesday of trying to sell the appointment of President-elect Barack Obama's seat in the U.S. Senate, is also charged with crimes resulting from his role in the sale of the Cubs and Wrigley Field.
What's a paltry $750,000 to Mark Cuban? A life-altering event, if the insider trading charge continues to follow the path that landed Martha Stewart in jail. ESPN.com's Lester Munson analyzes Monday's development.
Ceremonial first pitches on the South Side? The Games in his hometown? The world of sports, too, just might experience some of the change that President-elect Barack Obama promises, writes ESPN.com's Lester Munson.