| Apr 25, 2014
WASHINGTON — Nene grinned, grabbed the bottom of the net and gleefully swung side to side while waiting for his turn during a post-practice mid-range shooting competition on Thursday with teammate Trevor Booker. Every time Booker made a shot, he...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 3:00 PM
Forget for a moment about where Maryland-Duke might rank in the pantheon of college basketball rivalries and think back instead to Duke fans chanting "Sweat, Gary, sweat" at former Maryland coach Gary Williams. His face is glistening and his silver hair...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 9:03 PM
Lonny Baxter’s life changed dramatically in the summer of 2006. Four years removed from helping Maryland win the national championship, Baxter’s short-lived NBA career was already in jeopardy after he was released by the Houston Rockets–...
| Nov 2, 2011
Reality show garbage
Carlos Boozer's defense is more real than the Kim Kardashian-Kris Humphries wedding. Phil Jackson's artificial hip has more substance. The Clippers' title hopes are more legitimate. ... You get the...
| Aug 14, 2014
Oct. 29 at Knicks: A second straight season opens on the road and gives the Bulls a chance to show Carmelo Anthony he made a mistake.
Oct. 31 vs. Cavaliers: The home opener also just happens to be what many consider an Eastern Conference finals preview....
| Aug 13, 2014
| 4:54 PM
The Bulls won’t have to wait long to try to show Carmelo Anthony what he missed joining.
The NBA released the 2014-15 schedule Wednesday evening and the Bulls, who aggressively pursued Anthony in free agency, open Oct. 29 against the Knicks at...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 7:31 AM
Wait, that’s not an NBA schedule, that’s just taunting the Bulls.
Did you see their first two games? It’s a painful summer rerun of all their painful summers filled with failed free agency and failed trade efforts.
The Bulls open...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 6:44 PM
LAS VEGAS — In 2010, the Bulls hired Tom Thibodeau, Derrick Rose won a gold medal with Team USA and the front office overhauled a roster that produced 62 victories, a most valuable player award for Rose and a trip to the Eastern Conference finals....
| Jul 28, 2014
| 8:32 PM
The fiercest of winds is upon them, swirling in every direction, dust and debris everywhere, their once-strong aura shaking at its cracked foundation.
The Lakers didn't need a head coach, they needed some old-fashioned storm shutters.
| Jul 28, 2014
| 11:11 PM
The Lakers have officially hired Byron Scott as their next coach, ending a search of almost three months by choosing a familiar name to Lakers followers.
He comes with a built-in advantage over the last two Lakers coaches because he didn't replace...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 2:40 PM
On Friday, former Lakers guard MarShon Brooks agreed to join Italian franchise Olimpia Milano.
Brooks spent the latter part of last season with the Lakers, after a February trade from the Golden State Warriors. The Lakers also received Kent Bazemore...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 10:37 PM
Remember when Derrick Rose denied he was aware of criticism over his decision not to play near the end of the 2012-13 NBA regular-season?
Recall how oblivious Rose sounded during those playoffs, suggesting he might return during the Heat series?