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    Love scores 31 as Timberwolves beat Bulls 95-86

    by  • January 28, 2014 • Sports

    CHICAGO (AP) — Kevin Love scored 31 points to lead the Minnesota Timberwolves over the Chicago Bulls 95-86 Monday night. Ronny Turiaf added 14 points off the bench for the Timberwolves, who snapped a seven-game losing streak to the Bulls and won for the fourth time in five games overall. Carlos Boozer had 20...

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    No. 19 Purdue takes down Illinois 80-68

    by  • January 28, 2014 • Sports

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Courtney Moses led a balanced scoring attack with 22 points as No. 19 Purdue beat Illinois for the sixth consecutive time, 80-68 on Monday. KK Houser added 17 points and six assists for Purdue (15-5, 5-3 Big Ten). April Wilson had 15 and eight rebounds and Liza Clemons scored 13....

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    Cubs seek permit to put sign at Wrigley Field

    by  • January 28, 2014 • Sports

    CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs have asked for the city’s permission to put a 650-square-foot sign at Wrigley Field that may partially block the views of the action on the field from rooftops across the street. The rooftop owners have said they will file a lawsuit if the Cubs put up anything that...

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    Ex-players fear dementia based on unproven tests

    by  • January 28, 2014 • Sports

    CHICAGO (AP) — There’s a race going on among scientists to develop ways to diagnose and treat the concussion-related brain disease CTE. The strongest evidence so far says it can only be diagnosed after death. But several former NFL stars have essentially been diagnosed based on an experimental test done at UCLA. Former Buffalo...

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    St. Louis named Final 4 finalist

    by  • January 28, 2014 • Sports

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis is one of eight finalists to host the NCAA men’s college basketball championship — better known to hoops fans as the Final Four. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch (bit.ly/M6pYPu ) reports that the city has made the NCAA’s short list for 2017, 2018 and 2020. The other competing cities...

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