Stalberg changing things up overseas

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Stalberg changing things up overseas

As the lockout continues to drag on, Blackhawks forward Viktor Stalberg will be leaving his roots and heading to play in the KHL, according to reporter Andrey Osadchenko.

Swedish forward Viktor Stalberg is on his way to Moscow to join Atlant. He can make his KHL debut in the game against Lev in Prague. KHL

Andrey Osadchenko (@AOsadchenko) November 18, 2012
Stalberg will be joining Atlant after playing 10 games for Frolunda of the Swedish League. Since Oct. 11, he racked up six goals and five assists with his hometown team.

Bears draft Ashland TE Adam Shaheen with second-round pick

Bears draft Ashland TE Adam Shaheen with second-round pick

The Bears dipped into the Division II ranks with their second round pick, selecting Ashland University tight end Adam Shaheen with the 45th pick in the NFL Draft Friday night. 

The 6-foot-6, 278 pound Shaheen began his collegiate career as a basketball player with Division II Pittsburgh-Johnstown, then transferred to Ashland to play football. Shaheen caugh 16 touchdowns in 2016. 

Shaheen earned the nickname "Baby Gronk" and said he went from being a 6-foot-4, 195 pound college freshman to his current size by eating a lot of Chipotle burritos

Shaheen's size would make him the second-largest tight end in the NFL, behind only the Detroit Lions Darren Fells (6-foot-7, 281 pounds). 

SportsTalk Live Podcast: Trubisky era is underway in Chicago

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SportsTalk Live Podcast: Trubisky era is underway in Chicago

On the latest edition of the SportsTalk Live Podcast, the panel previews Game 6 between the Bulls and Celtics.

Later, the guys analyze the Bears' selecting Mitchell Trubisky with the No. 2 pick in the 2017 NFL Draft.

Listen to the full episode at this link or in the embedded player below: