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Local superstars share their "Sport Stories"

From coaching legend Misty Opat of Rock Valley's Women's Basketball team, to the rising young boxing champion and Auburn senior Angel Martinez, a full line-up of Rockford sports stars came together Thursday night to share the story behind their paths to success.

Sports highlights for the day.

Two people with knowledge of the situation tell The Associated Press that the Chicago Bulls have traded three-time All-Star Jimmy Butler and the 16th overall pick to the Minnesota Timberwolves for Zach LaVine, Kris Dunn and the No. 7 overall draft pick.

After being hired on May 18th, the IceHogs introduced Jeremy Colliton to its fans at the BMO Harris Bank Center Tuesday night.

Norris Aldeen had a dream of providing a championship-quality golf course in his hometown of Rockford, and now the next part of his vision is coming to light. Aldeen Golf Course is soon to see one major new addition to its grounds to bring in more events and golf outings.

Top BMX racer representing the Stateline

Local high school athletes look to impress at NIU football camp

Team of the Year: Harlem Bowling

Harlem to name Mike Winters new basketball coach

Supercopa soccer tournament brings thousands to Rockford

Park District celebrates new facility with World Cup winners

WIFR's Team of the Year

Gorman wins by 7 strokes in 47th annual Atwood Classic

WNBA rookie Brunner returns home to Illinois

McShane, Freeport celebrate their track & field state title

Area baseball and softball teams advance after Regional finals

Freeport, R. Christian, Forreston shine at track and field state finals

Gymnastics Academy to open ninja warrior facility

IceHogs celebrate 10 year anniversary of Colonial Cup

WIFR to air 2007 Colonial Cup Game 7 on Justice Network

Rockford Christian aims for medal stand at state

Former IceHogs owners on how they built a contender

IceHog fans reflect on Colonial Cup win on 10th anniversary

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