The Daily Illini

Sports popularity ignores societal issues

By Alex Cocanig, Columnist

August 9, 2016

Professional and college sports have taken American society by storm and fans have become increasingly more attentive to their teams, especially when they perform well and win their ways into playoffs or championships. After this happens on more than one occasion in a few years, teams attract a large...

Illini Drive breaks down Blues vs. Blackhawks

Illini Drive breaks down Blues vs. Blackhawks

By Kevin McCarthy

April 12, 2016

Cristiano Simonetta from lastwordonsports.com breaks down the Chicago Blackhawks and St. Louis Blues playoff series. He talks about what each team needs to do if they want to advance in this year's Stanley Cup Playoffs. Plus, he makes his official prediction for the series.  ...