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2014-09-24 00:20:51

Gift Provides for Continued Growth of Organization that Supports 15,000 Chicago Teens CHICAGO, Sept.

2009-09-30 20:59:08

A bankruptcy judge Wednesday rejected a bid to buy the Phoenix Coyotes by a Canadian businessman who had hoped to move the team to Hamilton, Ontario. The judge also turned down an attempt by the NHL to purchase the franchise, but said he would reconsider the league's offer if more compensation was made to bankrupt owner Jerry Moyes and former Coach Wayne Gretzky. The Coyotes are scheduled to open their season in Los Angeles Saturday amid continuing concerns about their future. Moyes filed for...

2009-09-23 20:25:59

The NHL learned Wednesday the Phoenix Coyotes would remain in place throughout the upcoming season, no matter who winds up owning the team, court records show. The fate of the Coyotes rests with a bankruptcy judge, whose court will eventually decide which of two outstanding offers to buy the team will prevail. Franchise owner Jerry Moyes filed for bankruptcy in May, leaving the future of the team in the court's hands. Canadian businessman Jim Balsille has submitted a bid to purchase the team...

2009-08-26 14:31:25

Jerry Reinsdorf, chairman of baseball's Chicago White Sox, has abandoned his plan to purchase the NHL's Phoenix Coyotes. Chicago's majority owner had reached an agreement Aug.

2009-07-29 21:29:21

The NHL has blocked an attempt to move the Phoenix Coyotes to Hamilton, Ontario, instead approving a sale to a U.S. group, the league announced Wednesday. Commissioner Gary Bettman said the league's board of governors had turned down a bid from billionaire Jim Balsillie to buy the team.

2009-07-22 18:29:20

Both sides claimed victory after a court ruling requiring Glendale, Ariz., to reveal the incentives it offered to prospective buyers of the Phoenix Coyotes. A Maricopa County, Ariz., judge this week ordered the city to turn over pertinent records by Friday, the deadline for bids for the team to be submitted to U.S.

2009-06-27 14:02:26

Chicago Bulls owner Jerry Reinsdorf heads a group offering $148 million to buy the Phoenix Coyotes, an NHL executive has confirmed. The league said in a statement before the NHL draft that the offer was submitted in bankruptcy court documents in Phoenix Friday afternoon. We're aware the offer has been made, NHL Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly said.

2009-04-29 11:49:00

Partnership stimulates local philanthropy and improves life for Chicagoans CHICAGO, April 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The McCormick Foundation and Chicago White Sox Charities (CWSC) are pleased to announce the creation of the Chicago White Sox Community Fund, a fund of the McCormick Foundation.

2009-04-06 09:29:35

The recession has tempered some formerly free-spending Major League Baseball owners, with 14 clubs spending less on players this year, documents show.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.