| Oct 12, 2014
| 8:22 PM
Even statisticians need the preseason to get their regular-season mojo going.
"They took two blocks away from me," Pau Gasol said, smiling, late Saturday night in Milwaukee. "That happens. I'll let it slide because it's preseason."
The Bulls' prized...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Q: Udonis Haslem appears to be the type of player who keeps himself in top shape. And he's not ancient, just now approaching the age where skills start to diminish. He may no longer be at a stage where he can be a starter, counted on to play 25 to 30...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 11:34 AM
Maybe the Chicago Bulls-Miami Heat rivalry isn't dead after all.
Two days after LeBron James left the Heat to return to his home-state Cleveland Cavaliers, Luol Deng agreed to a two-year, $20 million deal with the Heat.
Deng met with Heat president...
| 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,...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 8:52 PM
LAS VEGAS — The 2014-15 Bulls are taking shape. They’re just not making it official yet.
League sources said Kirk Hinrich will follow Pau Gasol and officially sign in the coming days. Nikola Mirotic tweeted that he will “fulfill a...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 6:21 PM
The Lakers don't have first-round picks often, but when they do, they make them as mysterious as anything.
Any number of things could happen to the seventh overall pick they hold in Thursday's NBA draft.
They could take one of three point guards:...
| May 15, 2014
| 2:21 PM
The NBA opened its annual draft combine in Chicago on Thursday.
Lakers General Manager Mitch Kupchak was on hand to observe and meet with a number of prospects for June's NBA draft, armed with a rare lottery pick.
"We have not been in [the lottery]...
| May 17, 2014
| 6:55 PM
March Madness suddenly seems like such a bore by comparison.
The NBA's Final Four commences Sunday after four weeks of April Anarchy and May Mayhem.
Oklahoma City's Kevin Durant was dubbed "Mr. Unreliable" by a headline writer from his local...
| May 20, 2014
| 8:43 PM
Ring up the Lakers’ 56th loss of the season.
Their string of bad luck continued Tuesday when they dropped a spot in the NBA draft, from sixth to seventh, after the lottery unveiled one big winner that wasn’t them.
The Cleveland Cavaliers...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 9:25 AM
Will the Orlando Magic draft injured center Joel Embiid if he’s available when the Magic select fourth overall in Thursday night’s NBA Draft?
If the Magic do not receive Embiid’s medical records — including...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 3:30 PM
For the Orlando Magic, the 2014 NBA Draft is shaping up as a referendum on how much risk the team is willing to accept.
The team will face a difficult choice if it keeps the fourth overall pick.
Either center Joel Embiid or guard Danté Exum, perhaps...