Breaking News from The Scallion for April 1, 2015
Excitement is building as the weather turns warmer in one of America’s most passionate sports cities, it’s a great time to be a Chicago fan.
For the first time in years, both Chicago baseball clubs will begin the regular season with realistically high expectations. Joe Maddon brings instant credibility to a talented young Cubs team hungry to contend. The White Sox are intent on slugging their way into the American League pennant race. With explosive lineups and strong arms in the rotation, an all-Windy City Fall Classic isn’t out of the realm of possibilities.
The Chicago Blackhawks are five points off the pace in the Central Division race and primed for another deep Stanley Cup Playoff run. The Bulls are locked into the postseason as well while eagerly anticipating the return of star point guard and former NBA MVP Derrick Rose. The Bears continue to make offseason headlines with solid free agent signings. The NFL Draft is rapidly approaching and all eyes will be on Chicago, the host city, as general manager Ryan Pace diligently prepares to make a positive mark on the proud franchise by adding much-needed depth at several positions.
Whether Chicago sports fans are enjoying a slice of the city’s signature deep dish pizza or throwing down some dogs at lunchtime there’s always time to get caught up on the latest Windy City Sports Headlines.