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Bernstein: How Did ESPN's Fantasy Sketch That Reminded Of Slave Auction Happen?

By Dan Bernstein–
CBSChicago.com senior columnist

(CBS) The apology was weak but warranted, lawyered to placate without taking too much responsibility for a bit that should never have seen the light of day. 611 more words

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Cubs' Jake Arrieta On His Resurgence: 'Was Just A Matter Of Time'

(CBS) Say this much for Cubs right-hander Jake Arrieta: He’s never lacked for confidence.

The man who once replied “Whatever helps keep your hope alive, just know, it doesn’t matter” to a Pirates fan boasting days ahead of the 2015 National League wild-card game that Chicago would win, Arrieta believed all along in this 2017 season that he would regain his top form even after an uneven start. 343 more words

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The Bernstein Brief: Bulls Catch A Potential Break

By Dan Bernstein–
CBSChicago.com senior columnist

(CBS) The news juxtaposed nicely with the release of the 2017-’18 NBA schedule on Monday, seeing that the league was kind enough to the eyes of basketball fans to keep the Bulls off national television screens with the exception of just one game. 200 more words

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Bernstein: Ken Frazier Steps Up Again

By Dan Bernstein–
CBSChicago.com senior columnist

(CBS) Donald Trump is accepting enough of murderous white supremacists, but he was quick to direct his righteous anger at a different target Monday morning: Kenneth Frazier. 504 more words

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Kris Bryant On Bryce Harper-Cubs Speculation: 'He'd Be A Good Addition'

(CBS) The words came in free-flowing conversation, with a laugh attached and a rapport with radio hosts whom he visits with regularly.

So keep that context in mind when processing Cubs star Kris Bryant commenting on Nationals star and good friend Bryce Harper’s looming free agency after the 2018 season. 293 more words

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The Bernstein Brief: QB Battle Out Of Bears' Control

By Dan Bernstein–
CBSChicago.com senior columnist

(CBS) The Bears so desperately wanted to manage the obvious discomfort of their quarterback situation, contorting themselves to declare this Mike Glennon’s year and tamp down expectations for rookie Mitch Trubisky even as they defended their all-in push to grab him on draft night. 281 more words

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The Bernstein Brief: Bears' Goal? Don't Get Hurt

By Dan Bernstein–
CBSChicago.com senior columnist

(CBS) Expectations being what they are for the 2017 Bears, let’s keep them commensurately low for their first exhibition game Thursday night, the first actual football they have played in months. 223 more words

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