| May 25, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Writers from around the Tribune Co. discuss the athletes who have won TV's "Dancing With the Stars," including Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Hines Ward, who was crowned the show's most recent champion Tuesday night. Which athlete to win 'Dancing With....
| May 25, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Are the New Jersey Nets trying to become the Lakers of the Eastern Conference? They already have a pair of players who won NBA championship rings in L.A. (Jordan Farmar and Sasha Vujacic). And soon they also will have their......
| May 27, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Kim Kardashian's ex Reggie Bush 'cut up' over engagement announcement. Kim Kardashian's ex-boyfriend Reggie Bush is reportedly down and out over the news of Kardashian's engagement to NBA player Kris Humphries. Newly engaged Kardashian and Humphries are...
| May 26, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Kim Kardashian's 20.5-carat engagement ring from Kris Humphries could be stealing the reality TV starlet's spotlight. Kim Kardashian's custom-designed piece by Lorraine Schwartz and purchased by Kris Humphries weighs in at about 4 ounces and is...
| Jan 21, 2011
Anthony Morrow led a key second-half run in his first game since mid-December to lead the New Jersey Nets to an 89-74 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Friday night.
The victory was the Nets' 12th, tying the total they had last season (12-70) when they...
| Feb 10, 2011
The Hornets skid continues.
New Orleans squandered a five point lead with just under a minute to play in regulation, and fell in overtime to New Jersey 103-101 Wednesday night. The loss was the Hornets 4th in a row and 6th in the past 7 games.
| Mar 16, 2012
| 8:41 PM
Cheers rained down on Dwight Howard from the Amway Center stands Friday night. Typically sedate Orlando Magic fans erupted when public-address announcer Paul Porter called Howard's name during pregame introductions.
Everyone expected the focus to fall on...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 10:20 AM
NBA free agents (* -- indicates restricted free agent, with team allowed to match outside offers to retain player):
Best of who is left: Alexis Ajinca, Gilbert Arenas, Keith Bogans, Erick Dampier, Francisco Elson, Melvin Ely, Kryrlo Fesenko, Eddie House,...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 3:15 PM
Lebron James isn’t at the top anymore. Last year, James earned the top spot for being the NBA’s most disliked player in a Forbes.com poll.
However he is ranked second.
Who is in first place this year?
New Jersey Nets power forward Kris...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 8:57 PM
No one needed a reminder, but Dwight Howard on Thursday night demonstrated why the Orlando Magic are desperate to keep him and why the New Jersey Nets are equally anxious to acquire him.
He gathered rebound after rebound. He swatted away shots, sending...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 12:54 PM
Skechers, the athletic shoe company, has unveiled the star of its upcoming Super Bowl commercial -- and it's not Kim Kardashian.
It's a little dog named Mr. Quiggly.
Mr. Quiggly, a French bulldog, has replaced the reality television celebrity...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 8:04 AM
LeAnn Rimes and husband Eddie Cibrian didn’t live in Chicago very long, but the celebrity couple was here long enough to lease a Gold Coast condo and have it featured on an episode of HGTV’s new interior design series, “Interiors, Inc.&...