>>Bears Sign Nugent
(Chicago, IL) — The Bears are signing another kicker. Chicago is adding Mike Nugent and put Cairo Santos on injured reserve. Santos was picked up to replace Connor Barth, but his season is coming to an end due to a groin injury. Chicago is 3-and-9. They try to end a five-game losing streak at the Bengals on Sunday.
>>Cavs Romp Bulls
(Chicago, IL) — The Cavaliers ran their winning streak to 12 games by dominating the Bulls, 113-91, at the United Center. Kris Dunn tallied 15 points as Chicago dropped to an NBA-worst 3-and-19. They were down by 16 at halftime and never recovered. Justin Holiday and Robin Lopez both scored 14 in the loss. The Bulls are at the Pacers tomorrow night.
>>Blackhawks At Caps Tomorrow
(Washington, DC) — The Blackhawks return to the ice tomorrow night, facing the Capitals in DC. Chicago has lost four straight to drop to 12-10-and-5. The Kings beat the Hawks, 3-1, on Sunday. Washington is 16-11-and-1 after taking down the Sharks, 4-1, last night.
>>Illinois Hosts Austin Peay Tomorrow Night
(Champaign, IL) — Illinois try to end a three-game losing streak tomorrow night versus Austin Peay at home. The Fighting Illini opened Big 10 play over the weekend with two overtime losses to Northwestern and Maryland. The Illini are 6-and-3. Austin Peay is 4-and-4.
>>College Basketball Roundup
(Undated) — In college hoops action last night, Northern Illinois fell to 5-and-4 with a 94-80 road loss to Iowa State. Notre Dame welcomes Ball State to South Bend. The Fighting Irish are 7-and-1. Tomorrow, 3-and-4 DePaul hosts Central Connecticut, UIC plays at home versus Wisconsin Parkside. Eastern Illinois is at Green Bay and Western Illinois takes on American.
>>Blues Visit Habs Tonight
(Montreal, Quebec) — The Blues are back on the ice tonight as they close out a two-game road trip at Montreal. St. Louis opened the swing with a 2-1 overtime loss at Minnesota on Saturday. The Blues have lost three in-a-row and four of their last five games overall. They are third in the Central Division with 36 points, two behind first-place Winnipeg.
>>Cardinals Waiting On Stanton Decision
(St. Louis, MO) — The Cardinals are waiting on Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton Stanton to decide if he’ll accept a trade to St. Louis. MLB Network reports Cardinals officials met with Stanton and his representatives over the weekend, but there is no timetable for a decision. The Giants and Dodgers remain the Cardinals’ primary competition.
>>SLU Entertains Salukis Tomorrow
(St. Louis, MO) — Saint Louis is back home tomorrow night hosting Southern Illinois. The Billikens suffered their fourth straight setback on Saturday with a 75-45 loss at Butler. Javon Bess had a game-high 22 points for SLU in defeat. The Billikens had won their first three games this season and are now 3-and-4 overall. The Salukis are off to a 4-and-2 start.