I have a feeling tonight is going to be a good night (hit Black Eyed Peas bed music). I'm tailgating, starting now. CSN will be earning their local cable dollars and local bars will have the good fortune of back-to-back playoff games.
It's a busy day in Chicago sports. Both the Bulls and the Blackhawks could move on to the next round of the playoffs if they win their respective games Tuesday night.It's winner take all in Vancouver. The Blackhawks and Canucks face off in the seventh and deciding game of their first round series.
The Chicago Bulls could wrap up their playoff series against the Indiana Pacers Saturday.The Bulls are up 3-0 in the series over the Pacers, but those three wins haven't come easily.The Pacers have been playing hard, physical defense."
The Chicago Bulls held court with a big win yesterday at the United Center to send the playoff series back to Indiana with a 2-0 lead. You can go to espnchicago.com for comprehensive coverage. You can stay here for my quick, random observations:The players seemed cold.
Derrick Rose scored 36 points, Carlos Boozer added 17 points and 16 rebounds, and the top-seeded Chicago Bulls pulled out another dramatic victory over Indiana, beating the Pacers 96-90 on Monday night in Game 2 of their first-round playoff series.Rose scored eight points over the final 4 minutes.
Top story: Tonight, President Obama will be in Chicago to kick off his campaign for reelection in 2012. He will be here at Navy Pier for a big fundraiser tonight. Opposite that fundraiser, Mayor Daley will be attending the "I Love Chicago.