| Jan 16, 2013
| 4:07 PM
The Fire added more midfield depth Wednesday when they swapped their first round MLS draft pick for for veteran Colorado Rapids midfielder Jeff Larentowicz.
The Fire gave up the 11th overall pick in Thursday's draft in Indianapolis plus unspecified...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 5:25 PM
The Fire added midfield depth and scoring potential Friday with the acquisition of versatile midfielder Joel Lindpere from the New York Red Bulls.
Lindpere, 31, a native of Tallinn, Estonia, joins the team as it prepares to open 2013 training this month....
| Dec 7, 2012
| 10:37 PM
Lacrosse coaches Toomey, Berkman honored
Loyola's Charley Toomey was named the recipient of the F. Morris Touchstone Award as the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association Division I Coach of the Year, while Salisbury's Jim...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 6:30 PM
At least the scoring drought is over.
Patrick Nyarko scored the Fire's first goal of 2013 on Sunday — a full 334 minutes into the season — but victory remained elusive as Chivas USA claimed a 4-1 decision at frigid Toyota Park.
Off to the...
| Mar 16, 2013
| 4:12 PM
KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- Sporting Kansas City (1-1-1) and the Chicago Fire (0-2-1) tied 0-0 on Saturday afternoon at Sporting Park in Kansas City.
It was Sporting Kansas City's first home game of the season, and despite gray skies and cold weather, the blue-...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 11:08 AM
One way or another, you know when Sean Johnson is around.
The goalkeeper's teammates hear him shouting signals and leading the team's defense.
Opposing strikers who collide with his 6-foot-3, 217-pound frame aren't likely to escape without a bruise....
| Jun 3, 2013
Sloppy Mystics lose home opener to Dream, 73-63
While his players talked of a fresh start throughout training camp, new Washington Mystics general manager and coach Mike Thibault warned that a return to glory would be a long-term goal for the...
| May 25, 2013
| 10:52 PM
LOS ANGELES -- Until about a month ago, Robbie Rogers had no interest in being one of the highest-profile openly gay athletes in the world.
Rogers didn’t want the pressure or attention, and he was weary of soccer itself. After coming out and...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 6:23 PM
Robbie Rogers said he had to choose between being a soccer player or being himself.
He ultimately choose to be himself, stepping away from his sport Friday in a powerful blog post in which he revealed he is gay.
"I always thought I could hide this...
| Feb 2, 2013
| 4:07 PM
The Fire traded forward Dominic Oduro to Columbus in exchange for midfielder Dilly Duka, team sources and the players' Twitter accounts confirmed Saturday.
Oduro tweeted from @Freakyfast8: "Thanks to all the Fire fans and front office for all your...
| Mar 4, 2012
On March 4, 1837, exactly 175 years ago, Chicago was incorporated. Not that Flashback needed a reason, but we took this occasion to compile a very long list of events, year by year and decade by decade, that helped shape this great city.