| Jan 13, 2015
| 3:12 PM
No one expected the Orlando Magic to become a force and dunk on an unsuspecting NBA the way Nik Vucevic did against Pau Gasol.
Vooch's Incredible Hulk act in Monday's win at Chicago, though, reminds frustrated fans that this team should be capable of...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 1:54 PM
I was on vacation for about two weeks, which is why some of the celebrity sightings below are a bit older. Better late than never:
- DJ Calvin Harris dined Dec. 17 at RPM Steak while in the area to perform at 103.5 KISS FM’s Jingle Ball. Fall...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 9:02 PM
It used to be these were the depths the Miami Heat would scour only when considering potential first-round postseason opponents.
Now the post-LeBron James Heat find themselves amongst them, battling not necessarily for seeding, but survival.
| Oct 16, 2014
| 5:55 PM
He plays in what's called "the box" — a front designed to corral running backs and harass quarterbacks.
But only a fool would put Chance Carter in a box.
Northwestern's fifth-year senior defensive tackle is a free thinker in a sport that...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 7:20 PM
Welcome back, Derrick Rose. Signed, your friends at ESPN, TNT and NBA TV.
The return of the star guard will have the Bulls in the national spotlight early and often this year. The Bulls-Knicks opener kicks off ESPN's NBA regular-season coverage Wednesday...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 11:30 AM
Saturday was supposed to be a celebration of the release of his latest signature shoe, the Adidas D Rose 5 featuring its well-received Boost technology. Instead, the day turned into yet another show of the love Rose has for Chicago.
The Bulls guard...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 5:31 PM
Everything about the Bulls revolves around Derrick Rose. Still.
The way everything about the Cavaliers revolves around LeBron James and everything about the Thunder revolves around Kevin Durant. That's the way it works in the NBA galaxy; superstars...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 5:38 PM
Send Derrick Rose home for Thanksgiving and shut him down until Christmas.
Yes, I mean this Christmas — not the one in 2015. However, I can't confirm if either Adidas or Rose's handlers have ruled out a 13-month hiatus.
Rose doesn't need another...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 6:22 AM
Not all Bears players have skipped town since the team’s disappointing season came to an end last month. There are still some players in the Chicago area, including Matt Forte. Here’s where the Bears’ running back was spotted this week,...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 8:26 PM
Forty-eight hours later, Derrick Rose finished his thought.
It was worth the wait to hear Rose finally say something that made Chicago well up in pride instead of wince, to see evidence of Rose's maturity our city has become quick to...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 8:18 PM
Derrick Rose turned back the clock, wowing the United Center crowd with sensational drives and floaters. He scored 31 points on 14 of 24 shooting and had five assists in the Bulls' entertaining 115-106 victory over the Trail Blazers, his...