After seven decades of waiting and heartbreak, the curse of the billy goat is dead. The Chicago Cubs are champions of the National League for the first time since 1945 and the 17th time in their history, after a 5-0 thrashing of the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 6 of the NLCS at Wrigley Field Saturday
For the first time since 1945, the Chicago Cubs are going to the World Series. The Cubs will be seeking their first championship since 1908. The night itself belongs to Chicago and Cubs fans all over the world.
Jonathan Toews and Artemi Panarin scored in the shootout to give the Blackhawks a 5-4 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday night after Chicago came back with two late goals to force overtime. Artem Anisimov scored his second goal of the game on a rebound with 2:28 left to cut it to 4-3, then