CHICAGO Teams

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Kyle Schwarber caught 4 innings in a minor league game today.

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Albert Almora Jr. left Friday's game against Cleveland with "neck tightness" after diving for a ball in centerfield. He's being evaluated.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Bryant transfer Nisre Zouzoua has heard from NC State, Illinois, Missouri, Arizona State, Maryland, Boston College, source told ESPN.

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What would a potential Cavs-Heat first-round series be like? (1:59)

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Bears DB coach Ed Donatell was part of the Chicago contingent at Michigan Pro Day. Michigan has DBs Jabrill Peppers, Jourdan Lewis, Channing Stribling and Dymonte Thomas that could be getting looked at.

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Bettman: No NHL at Olympics without change

The IOC and hockey's governing body will have to make concessions before the NHL sends the world's best players to the Winter Games in South Korea next year, commissioner Gary Bettman said.

ESPN Stats and Information  

Tampa Bay's Nikita Kucherov leads the NHL in goals (11) and points (18) this month. Ryan Getzlaf and Patrick Kane are tied for second in March with 16 points each while Edmonton's Leon Draisaitl and Connor McDavid are tied for fourth with 15 points a piece.

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

The Cubs held a team gathering away from the eyes of the media on Friday morning. Players gave a round of applause to Theo Epstein for being named World's Greatest Leader by Fortune magazine while strength coach Tim Buss was attacked with a paint gun.

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Cubs manager Joe a Maddon read that Madonna was looking for a new trainer so he asked his video team to put something together for her to watch of strength coach Tim Buss. You can see it on the Cubs twitter account.

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Addison Russell scratched today due to a stiff back.

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Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Watch Jake Arrieta discuss his 466 ft home run against Az. in a Cactus League game on Thursday. It's the longest home run hit by a pitcher since ESPN began tracking in 2009.

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Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Watch new Cubs starter Brett Anderson discuss joining the Cubs championship rotation.

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Predicting Cubs' 2017 record

With a World Series title in hand, Joe Peta thinks the Chicago Cubs cruise through the regular season a bit and may not reach their Vegas win total of 95.5

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Kane, Panarin score filthy shootout goals (0:28)
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Arrieta hits longest HR ever by a pitcher (0:24)