| Aug 12, 2013
| 5:37 AM
Here’s our 10 must-see Magic home games for the 2013-14 season:
Nov. 3: Brooklyn Nets at Magic. Brooklyn brings its traveling all-star show to Orlando and renovations are underway at Amway Center just to fit all these egos under one roof. Ex-...
| Aug 11, 2013
| 3:02 PM
When Michelle Harris, the Bulls' director of entertainment, has the floor, she means business.
"Buckle up and be ready," Harris told the 225 estimated women who came to the United Center on Saturday in hopes of becoming a member of the Luvabulls.
| Jul 27, 2013
| 3:14 PM
Not to mimic the DirecTV commercial, but when you no longer can stomach wall-to-wall coverage NBA summer leagues, you start to scan through all that is written about free agency and those poised to challenge the Miami Heat. And when you start to read...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 5:58 AM
Did you catch Tom Thibodeau over the weekend? Our Bulls Guy K.C. Johnson quoted the coach as saying that Derrick Rose is “anxious to get started.’’
Just in time for summer league, or something like that.
Marian Hossa, meanwhile, won&...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Sheepish but sincere, Derrick Rose diverted his eyes from the CNN interviewer who asked the kid from Englewood why gun crime was so bad in Chicago.
As Rose looked away, you wondered whose faces popped into his head while delivering an answer as accurate...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 10:22 AM
When the competition on the ice ended last week in Boston with the Blackhawks hoisting the Stanley Cup trophy, the competition among Chicago's trendiest hangouts began.
American Junkie co-owner Bradley Parker said he texted three Blackhawks players to...
| Jul 2, 2013
Upon entering the Berto Center gym Monday for a news conference to introduce the Bulls' two new draft picks, a team PR official made a reasonable request.
Reporters were asked to avoid questions of general manager Gar Forman and coach Tom Thibodeau...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 4:46 PM
Funny that Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford probably came as close to losing his job as he had all year Friday at the team's Grant Park rally when he dropped two f-bombs publicly in front of image-conscious team president John McDonough.
Of the types of...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 8:13 PM
Running off at the typewriter …
Not only should former University of Florida and current Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Riley Cooper be suspended for using an ugly, vile racial slur at a recent Kenny Chesney concert, but so, too, should every...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 11:39 AM
The Indiana Pacers and San Antonio Spurs ended their seasons shaking their heads as they exited AmericanAirlines Arena.
Had Roy Hibbert not been pulled at the end of Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals, the Pacers might never have been...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 12:09 PM
In the 1994-95 season, the best basketball duo in Chicago was a bald dunk-machine wearing No. 23 and a do-it-all forward. And remember: Michael Jordan was playing baseball until March.
No, the duo was in high school at Farragut Academy: junior guard...