Friday's top headlines:
Bears receiver Alshon Jeffery headed to the Pro Bowl
The making of Greg Maddux: For Cubs, it’s what could have been
Frank Thomas gets a call from President Obama
Marcus Kruger gets his shot on Blackhawks' second line
Bulls: The short-term/long-term ramifications of the Deng trade
In a stunner, Notre Dame's Troy Niklas turns pro
High School Lites Preview: Top two teams face major tests
Is there enough dough for the Bears defense?
White Sox meet with Masahiro Tanaka in Los Angeles
Cubs take out full-page ad to honor Greg Maddux
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