| Mar 29, 2012
| 8:21 AM
Lovie Smith has to say he likes his group of offensive linemen. Just like we have to slam our palms to our foreheads.
Lovie Smith also has to say he’s “comfortable’’ with a left tackle who gave up the most sacks and committed...
| Mar 31, 2012
| 9:00 AM
A report Friday not only painted coach Tom Thibodeau as “dismayed” over not having been offered a lucrative contract extension, it alleged that “his displeasure with the situation is an open secret in team circles.”
| Apr 2, 2012
| 8:26 AM
Kentucky’s Anthony Davis and Kansas’ Thomas Robinson have graced college basketball throughout this season, and tonight is their parting gift: a rare collision of consensus first-team All-Americans in the national championship game.
| 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 25, 2011
| 5:30 PM
Many observers feared sloppy play early in a lockout-shortened NBA season, and they got it in Bulls-Lakers.
Thing is, the Bulls weren’t supposed to be one of those teams. They had almost everybody returning, from the MVP to the “Coach of...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 6:46 PM
When the NBA lockout ended in December, free agent Jason Richardson placed two teams at the top of his list of potential destinations.
Those teams met Friday night when the Orlando Magic hosted the Chicago Bulls at Amway Center.
Richardson wound up with...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 7:18 AM
The Bulls are about to start a back-to-back-to-back stretch of games. Thank you, Mr. Lockout.
This week’s Monday-Tuesday-Wednesday special is the centerpiece of seven games in nine days. Thanks again, Mr. Lockout.
What makes this even dumber is...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 8:23 AM
Black Cards -- the band founded by ex-Fall Out Boy bassist Pete Wentz – has parted ways with singer Bebe Rexha.
Wentz told mtv.com that the split was a mutual decision and added that the band will continue in some capacity.
"Right now, (the...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 7:25 AM
The Bulls seemed pretty mad they lost to the Pacers at home on Wednesday. The Bulls were shorthanded, but they had a big lead they choked in a hurry, and then swore or acted depressed.
Good. The Bulls might’ve responded too late, but at least...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 7:37 AM
Same old shift.
Bulls-Miami. Close game. LeBron James now guarding Derrick Rose. Ballgame.
Same old shift. Beep, beep, drive home angry, Bulls fans.
You could argue that Rose choked against the Heat, and you’d have a good case.
Rose missed 17 of...
| 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....
| Feb 22, 2012
| 8:14 PM
As fun as the first half of the compressed NBA season has been for the Bulls, nothing on the court surpassed the significance of Derrick Rose signing a $94 million contract extension.
To Rose, the preseason moment represented the fulfillment of a son's...