| Jun 26, 2014
| 9:29 PM
In December 2011, shortly after the lockout ended, Derrick Rose uttered a character-defining statement.
"I'm rolling with Keith," said Rose, the league's reigning most valuable player.
Keith was Keith Bogans, the oft-maligned, then-starting shooting...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Thursday, July 10: Single-game tickets for most Notre Dame football home games and the 2014 Shamrock Series game in Indianapolis against Purdue will go on sale exclusively online (www.UND.com/BuyTickets) at 5 p.m. CDT. At 7:30 a.m. CDT on July 11, tickets...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 11:19 AM
The Midwest will remain home to the vast majority of Big Ten championships, the conference announced Thursday.
Indianapolis’ Lucas Oil Stadium secured the football title game through 2021, while Chicago’s United Center will host the men&...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 5:17 PM
Northwestern football fans will have to work a little harder to show love for their favorite players.
As reported by ESPN.com, Northwestern, Texas A&M and Arizona will not sell jerseys this season with numbers that reflect current players. An NU...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 11:09 PM
The Lakers made their pitch to Carmelo Anthony on Thursday afternoon with a flash of Hollywood, an appeal to the future, and hope that a connection was made.
Then two of their officials hopped on a private jet and headed to Cleveland to meet with LeBron...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 4:09 PM
Pat Riley trademarked the term three-peat back when he coached the Lakers. Now, the Heat executive is hoping to accomplish one, something even those Showtime-era teams couldn't.
In fact, only the Minneapolis Lakers from 1952-54, the Celtics with eight...
| Jun 12, 2014
Buzz Williams attended a junior college. He barged his way into coaching there and earned his nickname in the process. Most telling, the top four scorers on the first of Williams' Sweet 16 teams at Marquette were junior-college transfers.
So it is no...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 5:00 PM
On Thursday, the Minnesota Timberwolves "hired" Flip Saunders, who is already their president of basketball operations, as head coach.
According to Yahoo Sports, the Utah Jazz has a deal in place with former Lakers assistant Quin Snyder to fill its head...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 6:46 PM
Raise your hand if you also wondered who the balding man with gray hair was standing on the podium Sunday night in San Antonio as the Spurs celebrated their NBA title.
Spurs owner Peter Holt even delayed an interview with ESPN to allow his players to...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 8:08 PM
In 1991, Tribune photographer Bob Langer faced a decision: Cover Game 2 of the NBA Finals or attend the College World Series, where his son started at shortstop for Creighton.
"Dick found out and told me family comes first," Langer said.
| Jun 8, 2014
Steve Ballmer's reported $2 billion bid for the Los Angeles Clippers shows us sports team valuations are like the pricey palaces some of these pro franchises call home.
The roof moves, sliding back and forth as conditions warrant.
If the Clippers, whose...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 4:04 PM
Joakim Noah’s breakthrough season received another accolade Wednesday.
Already honored as the NBA’s Defensive Player of the Year and leading vote-getter for the All-Defense team, Noah earned first-team All-NBA status with Kevin Durant,...