Sports Columns

The Loyola women’s soccer team advanced to the NCAA Tournament for the second straight year. The Ramblers are facing Hofstra University Nov. 16. Kickoff is set for noon CST. Nick Schultz What a season for …

Nick Knacks

Remember when the Bears were supposed to be contenders for the Super Bowl? Or how the Bulls and the Blackhawks were talking about making the playoffs? Simpler times, man. As we sit here now, the …

Nick Knacks

Everything is awful. I hate everything. Sports are terrible. I’ve been pissed off for the last 60 hours or so and haven’t calmed down. Why? Because the Bears sucked. That’s why.  Are the Bears who …

Nick Knacks

I always knew a Cubs manager would work out if my grandpa approved of them. He hated Dusty Baker, who was let go in 2006 after a last-place finish. He loved Lou Piniella, who led …

Nick Knacks

It finally happened. It was the greatest moment in Chicago sports since the Cubs won the World Series in 2016. Grown men cried. Strangers hugged in the streets. It felt like we were waiting for …

Nick Knacks

Before the days of “Fortnite” and “Candy Crush,” kids used to enjoy the simple things in life like a game of “Connect the Dots.” The dots usually formed some sort of shape. If you connected …

Nick Knacks

The 2019-20 school year is upon us. Returning students are getting ready for another year in Rogers Park and rising first-years are preparing to begin a four-year journey they’ll never forget. As for me… Holy …

Nick Knacks

The roster is set. Now, it’s time to evaluate. Loyola men’s basketball head coach Porter Moser has brought in arguably his best recruiting class since taking over the program in 2011 — a class that …