Toews Sends Blackhawks Past Blues In Game Five

Jonathan Toews scored on a breakaway nearly ten minutes into overtime to send the Blackhawks to a 3-2 win over the Blues at Scottrade Center in Game Five of their first-round playoff series. It's the first win for a road team in the series, giving Chicago a 3-2 advantage. Marian Hossa and Ben Smith also scored for the 'Hawks, who will host Game Six on Sunday with a chance to close out the series. Corey Crawford made 27 saves in the win. T.J. Oshie and Alex Pietrangelo lit the lamp for St. Louis while Ryan Miller turned back 27 attempts in defeat.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

10 hours 53 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Legion Baseball Player Spencer Juergens from Washington Post 218. As a pitcher, Spencer is currently 6-0 with 32 strike outs and only four walks. He's given up seven runs, three earned over 36 innings and his ERA is .736. As a hitter, Spencer's average is .500 with 14 rbi's and 11 runs scored. In 44 official at bats, Spencer has struck out just five times with two walks.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 3 days ago

Over the course of the past 16 years doing commentary on air and in print, there have sadly been many mass shootings and many predictable politicized reactions.

The shootings at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, however, stands out for two main reasons.

It involved race, and it was done it a church.

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SPORTS CORNER

9 hours 15 min ago

Seniors
Washington Post 218 improved to 16-1 overall and 11-1 in the 9th district with a doubleheader sweep of O'Fallon Sunday at Ronsick Field. In game one, Washington jumped out to a 10-0 lead in the first inning on route to an 11-4 win. Matt Miller made it stand with a complete game three hitter with 13 strike outs and three walks. Justin Baylard doubled twice and Ross Seitter had a pair of singles.
Game two final 7-1.