Ugly wins count as well as pretty ones and the Bears kept a two-step NFC North lead on Green Bay with their come-from-behind win over Carolina while Minnesota also lost.
The NHL and NHLPA have reached another stalemate in their all-but-silent negotiations.
And on Friday, more games got the axe.
Another Bulls preseason game, another young point guard that, like Derrick Rose, is recovering from an ACL surgery.
The Cubs gave Theo Epstein the keys to the kingdom and put his name in lights on the Wrigley Field marquee.
On certain nights, the Bulls can have their cake and eat it, too.