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  1. Jeff Samardzija to start Opening Day for Chicago Cubs

    Jesse Rogers

    Chicago Cubs pitcher Jeff Samardzija was named the Opening Day starter for the March 31 game against the Pittsburgh Pirates, manager Rick Renteria announced on Friday.

    Story | Conversation | March 14, 2014
  2. Samardzija focusing on boosting his value

    Jesse Rogers

    MESA, Ariz. -- Day 1 of Jeff Samardzija watch included a news conference with the Chicago Cubs pitcher -- the only one for a player so far in the opening of spring training. Samardzija knows there's interest in him, as he is on the trade block unt...

    Blog | February 14, 2014
  3. Plan is same as Cubs await Tanaka decision

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- Chicago Cubs president Theo Epstein's annual state of the team address, at the opening of the Cubs Convention on Friday, sounded a lot like last year's. The front office has a plan to end the long World Series drought, but it's going to be...

    Blog | January 17, 2014
  4. Rapid Reaction: Cardinals 7, Cubs 0

    Jesse Rogers

    ST. LOUIS -- Here's a quick look at the Chicago Cubs' 7-0 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday: How it happened: Travis Wood got the first two outs in the opening inning, then promptly gave up three runs on four hits and two walks before his...

    Blog | September 27, 2013
  5. Rapid Reaction: Brewers 7, Cubs 0

    Jesse Rogers

    MILWAUKEE -- Here's a quick look at the Chicago Cubs' 7-0 loss to the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday. How it happened: Chris Rusin gave up five runs in the opening inning as the Brewers locked up the win early. Sean Halton hit a two-out, 3-2 pitc...

    Blog | September 18, 2013
  6. Round 2: The drama is just beginning

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- If the Chicago Blackhawks and Minnesota Wild didn't provide enough storylines for you in the opening round of the playoffs, don't worry, Round 2 will have plenty. The Hawks don't know yet whether they'll be playing the San Jose Sharks or D...

    Blog | May 10, 2013
  7. Rapid Reaction: Cubs 3, Pirates 2

    Jesse Rogers

    PITTSBURGH -- Here's a quick look at the Cubs 3-2 victory over the Pirates. How it Happened: Travis Wood did his part on the mound and at the plate before the bullpen finished off the Pirates -- barely -- to take the opening series of the season. ...

    Blog | April 04, 2013
  8. Bettman's position hard to comprehend

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- On the eve of what should be the opening to another Chicago Blackhawks training camp, the team is scattered. Some are in Chicago working out under the direction of their captain, while others are at home in Canada or overseas waiting for w...

    Blog | September 21, 2012
  9. Blackhawks' 'core' disappoints in playoffs

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- If the Chicago Blackhawks were given a pass by fans and media a year ago after an early exit, they'll get anything but this time around -- and they know it. After losing in six games to the Phoenix Coyotes in the opening round of the 2012 ...

    Blog | April 24, 2012
  10. First-period wrap: Hawks 0, Coyotes 0

    Jesse Rogers

    GLENDALE, Ariz. -- The Chicago Blackhawks and Phoenix Coyotes are scoreless after the first period of Game 5 at arena. The Hawks outshot and outchanced the Coyotes in the opening 20 minutes, but back-to-back power plays produced little be...

    Blog | April 21, 2012
  11. Hawks refused to let up vs. Wings

    Jesse Rogers

    DETROIT -- If there was any doubt the Chicago Blackhawks did indeed want to earn the No. 5 seed and a date with the Nashville Predators in the opening round of the playoffs, Joel Quenneville erased it by pulling Corey Crawford in the closing seconds ...

    Blog | April 07, 2012
  12. First-period wrap: Hawks 1, Wild 0

    Jesse Rogers

    ST. PAUL -- The Chicago Blackhawks lead the Minnesota Wild 1-0 after the first period at the Xcel Energy Center. The Hawks got on the board first after plenty of offensive pressure throughout the opening 20 minutes led to a goal. Jamal Mayers won a ...

    Blog | April 05, 2012
  13. Rapid Reaction: Hawks 5, Jackets 1

    Jesse Rogers

    A quick look at the Chicago Blackhawks' 5-1 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Tuesday night. How it happened: Once again the Hawks got off to a fast start, this time scoring three times in the opening 8:30. First, a nice passing play up ice a...

    Blog | March 20, 2012
  14. 1st-period wrap: Kings 1, Blackhawks 0

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- The Chicago Blackhawks trailed the Los Angeles Kings 1-0 after the first period at the United Center on Sunday. The Kings came out on fire, registering 14 shots in the opening eight minutes of the game. They scored on a rare 4-on-1 brea...

    Blog | March 11, 2012
  15. First-period wrap: Hawks 0, Stars 0

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO- -- The Chicago Blackhawks and Dallas Stars are scoreless after the first period at the United Center. There was little offense in the opening 20 minutes especially for the home team as Stars' goalie Richard Bachman wasn't tested very much. ...

    Blog | February 23, 2012
  16. 1st-period wrap: Red Wings 1, Blackhawks 0

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- The Chicago Blackhawks trailed the Detroit Red Wings 1-0 after the first period at the United Center on Tuesday. The Hawks and Wings played evenly, except on the power play where the Wings scored in the opening minutes while the Hawks m...

    Blog | February 21, 2012