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NHL: Blackhawks recall Alexandre Fortin from Rockford

ROCKFORD - The Chicago Blackhawks announced Tuesday that they have recalled forward Alexandre Fortin from the Rockford IceHogs. Fortin, 21, has skated in two games with the IceHogs this season, firing four shots on goal during the team’s…

AHL: IceHogs drop season opener 4-1

CLEVELAND- Matthew Highmore got the Rockford IceHogs on the board first in their 20th anniversary season opener against the Cleveland Monsters at the Quicken Loans Arena, but Cleveland responded with four consecutive goals and the IceHogs…

NHL: A look at the Blackhawks’ opening night roster

CHICAGO - The Chicago Blackhawks announced their opening-night roster for the 2018-19 season. Five players who saw action for the Rockford IceHogs last season are active for tonight's regular-season opener against the Ottawa Senators at…

Cubs end season on sour note

CHICAGO (AP) — No team in the National League piled up more victories than the Chicago Cubs through 162 games. That seems like small consolation now. Kyle Hendricks gave up a tiebreaking single to Tony Wolters in the 13th inning, sending…

AHL Preview: IceHogs gear up for 2018-19 season

ROCKFORD - The Rockford IceHogs have made their final preseason roster moves and are set to begin the 2018-19 season Friday night in Cleveland. The 'Hogs started the week after releasing several players on professional tryout deals and…

IceHogs assign McArdle, Welychka to Indy Fuel

ROCKFORD - The Rockford IceHogs on Monday announced they have assigned defenseman Josh McArdle and forward Brett Welychka to their ECHL affiliate, the Indy Fuel. McArdle, 24, recently completed his senior season at Brown University,…

Brewers clip Cubs in NL Central tiebreaker

CHICAGO (AP) — Christian Yelich's easy smile and champagne-soaked T-shirt said it all. A division title is much more fun than a Triple Crown. Yelich collected three more hits as the Milwaukee Brewers won their first NL Central title…

Trubisky throws for 6 TDs in Bears win

CHICAGO (AP) — Mitchell Trubisky threw a career-high six touchdown passes and the NFC North-leading Chicago Bears pounded the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 48-10 on Sunday. The Bears (3-1) won their third straight with Trubisky delivering the…