| May 3, 2014
| 5:55 PM
Mike Krzyzewski woke up early Saturday, elated to do something he rarely can.
The Duke and USA Olympic men's basketball coach, winner of two gold medals and four NCAA national championships, went on a tour of his old haunts on the city's Northwest side....
| Apr 25, 2014
| 9:18 PM
WASHINGTON — Throughout this season, at points where matters looked most dire, Tom Thibodeau would cite the losses of Derrick Rose and Luol Deng and talk about the Bulls' fight.
Never has that trait been more impressively on display than Friday...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 11:21 PM
With the game and perhaps the Bulls' season on the line against the Wizards on Tuesday night at the United Center, guard Kirk Hinrich took the ball to the basket on the final possession of a 101-99 overtime loss.
That alone summed up the biggest problem...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 3:36 PM
As the Blackhawks and Bulls begin the playoffs this week, heed one Chicago sports observer's Ten Commandments of the Postseason, not exactly handed down from on high as much as from the United Center's hockey press box.
1. Thou shalt not rationalize...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 10:06 PM
When it comes to the Bulls’ and Blackhawks’ postseason chances, most Chicago fans seem to be putting their money on the Hawks.
With the two teams headed into the playoffs this week, Blackhawks post-season tickets are selling for about 30...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 5:20 PM
56-26 (Home: 35-6; Road: 21-20)
vs. 8. ATLANTA
38-44 (Home: 24-17; Road: 14-27)
Season series: Tied, 2-2.
Key stat: Even with its epic late-season slide, Indiana still ranked second in the league by giving up only 92.3 points per...
| May 7, 2014
| 12:33 PM
Lakers center Pau Gasol says he will give priority to title contenders as the countdown to his free agency continues.
“I’m not ruling anything out,” said Gasol, speaking in Spanish during a video interview with Spanish sports website...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 2:38 PM
"I get asked that every day, man," a seemingly exasperated Taj Gibson said when prodded to talk about how much Joakim Noah has meant to the Bulls this season. But Gibson's response wasn't one of annoyance. It was pointing out that no one should ever...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 12:03 PM
It's just a wonderful spring we're having.
First off, I never complain about the weather. Unless it's awful, and it is. Freezing around here.
The same goes for sports, and it's equally awful, so I'll go ahead and complain.
So, huge shoutout to the...
| Apr 27, 2014
| 4:47 PM
When sports and social justice issues intersect, it takes a while to come to a consensus. Which is too bad, really.
An audio recording of L.A. Clippers owner Donald Sterling allegedly making racially charged comments about African-Americans to his then-...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 10:24 PM
It was about 15-6, Wizards, when TNT analyst and future Knicks coach Steve Kerr pointed out that the Bulls reached their ceiling during the regular season and didn't have much more to go on when it comes to the playoffs.
Other teams, however, do have...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 6:27 AM
For those of you keeping score at home, the Bulls lost the D.J. Augustin 25-point game and the Taj Gibson 32-point game.
They won the Mike Dunleavy 35-point game, but just barely and only because Nene was kicked out for being stupid. If Nene had stuck...