What's up Illinois?! Ron Paul in the house! More than 3,600 people voted in the Illinois Republican straw poll over the weekend. The Ill. GOP needs cash, apparently to help with the 2012 election, so they charged people $5 to vote in this informal poll.
On Sunday, the Chicago Blackhawks came back from a three-game deficit to push the Vancouver Canucks to a seventh game in the playoff series. The cross-continent battle concludes on Tuesday in Vancouver.Someone watching every move on the ice is Steve Konroyd.
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 Blackhawks have pushed a Game 7 in their playoff round against the #1 seed Vancouver Canucks.Is there anything better than overtime playoff sports? I mean, it features elements of sports that we want to watch: Winning, losing, excitement, intensity, drama.
Chris Higgins and Jannik Hansen scored in the first period, Roberto Luongo made 32 saves, and the Vancouver Canucks beat the Chicago Blackhawks 2-0 in the first-round playoff opener on Wednesday night.Corey Crawford made 31 saves in his first playoff start as Chicago opened its d