| Jan 29, 2011
| 7:48 PM
CHICAGO (AP) — Carlos Boozer had 24 points and 10 rebounds, Derrick Rose scored 20 points despite two stomach ulcers and the Chicago Bulls beat the struggling Indiana Pacers 110-89 on Saturday night.
Luol Deng added 19 points after scoring 26 the...
| Feb 18, 2011
| 10:51 AM
In the game of basketball, the slam dunk rises literally above the rest. It excites the crowd, it pumps up a team, and it makes the highlight reel with ease.
On Saturday, all eyes will be on the NBA's annual dunk contest, an event that has...
| Dec 2, 2010
SALT LAKE CITY -- Twenty games into the season, the Utah Jazz are on pace for 60 wins.
Even coach Jerry Sloan admitted he was surprised it has come together so well after opening with back-to-back lopsided losses.
"We could have exploded early in the...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 7:02 AM
As Omer Asik moves closer to wisely taking all that money the Houston Rockets are stupidly offering, the Bulls reportedly are interested in Darko Milicic, who played for the Timberwolves last season.
No, wait, it was more like Milicic sat for the...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 7:29 AM
The Bulls without Derrick Rose have become mostly unwatchable.
It’s hard to care about this team without their only hope for an NBA title. It’s harder still to sit through it.
I’m not blaming the remaining Bulls players. Bless their...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 7:06 AM
Derrick Rose returned, and everything was right in the Chicago Bulls’ world.
Well, right enough, anyway.
Rose looked out of rhythm early after missing the previous five games because of problems brought on by an earlier toe injury....
| Mar 5, 2012
| 1:30 PM
Random Monday musings as the ACC releases its all-conference basketball teams and prepares for the league tournament in Atlanta.
* Short of a hanging chad, can’t imagine how any of my media brethren failed to vote Virginia forward Mike Scott...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 6:49 AM
While the Bulls wait for word on Richard Hamilton’s latest injury, I have two words for them:
The Bulls waited most of the season for Hamilton to get healthy, and now they’re waiting for that again. Of course they are.
| Mar 8, 2012
| 10:31 PM
CHICAGO — At some point in the next two months, maybe in the playoffs, the Orlando Magic will find themselves in a rough spot.
Perhaps they'll draw strength from what occurred Thursday night.
They completely squandered an 18-point lead but came...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 10:25 PM
The way the Chicago Bulls annihilated the Orlando Magic on Monday night, you would have thought five Derrick Roses had stepped onto the court.
Rose wasn’t needed. Not at all.
Plagued by turnovers, an inability to stop Carlos Boozer and some...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 7:19 AM
Maybe it’s me, but these last two weeks or so have to be one of the most entertaining runs during a post-Michael Bulls season that I can remember.
Not just entertaining and fun, but remarkable. I mean, the Bulls set a franchise record for defense...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 7:54 AM
The sixth season of “Jersey Shore” isn’t scheduled to begin filming until the summer and its spinoff, “The Pauly D Project,” isn’t filling the void like you had hoped, so this might be your only chance to get your...