CHICAGO Teams

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No. 6 Michigan State shines against Illinois (1:23)
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Cousins leads Pelicans in wild 2OT victory (2:41)
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Bridges does it all in one-play (0:30)
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Wild sequence forces OT in New Orleans (1:10)
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Pels lets Grant drive the lane for and-1 (0:26)
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Markkanen finishes the oop plus the foul (0:17)
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LaVine's transition and-1 (0:25)
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Markkanen throws down one-handed jam with authority (0:19)
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Markkanen sets up LaVine for a pair of early dunks (0:31)

Jerry Crasnick ESPN Senior Writer 

Yu Darvish has at least one five-year offer on the table, according to a source, but he has yet to receive an offer enticing enough to take the plunge. The Cubs, Twins, Rangers, Dodgers and Brewers all continue to monitor Darvish's market. Most baseball observers think he'll be the first upper-level free agent starter to sign, with Jake Arrieta, Lance Lynn and Alex Cobb next in line. With pitchers and catchers set to report to spring camps in three weeks, time is growing short for everyone.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Northwestern quarterback Clayton Thorson recently underwent successful ACL surgery, according to the school. An additional update on his prognosis could come soon. Wildcats linebacker Nate Hall also recently had successful ACL surgery. Thorson's injury occurred in the Music City Bowl, while Hall's happened during bowl practice.

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Vegas Coming Up Aces

Don La Greca is joined by NHL Network's E.J. Hradek to discuss the Golden Knights sitting atop the standings, the troubles of the Blackhawks and the upcoming trade deadline.

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Kane says Blackhawks need to play with confidence (0:31)
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Emily Kaplan ESPN 

In first game after break, Blackhawks come out sloppy in a 7-3 loss to the Islanders. Home crowd booed Chicago off the ice. Here's Patrick Kane after.

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Lopez, Markkanen fuel Bulls' win (0:39)