| Jul 2, 2014
| 4:24 PM
Chicago fandom is known for creating false scenarios.
The Curse, Bear weather, Corey Crawford glove side and the "meteoric" rise of Josh McCown come to mind.
The most puzzling seems to surround the Bulls and their allegedly tight purse strings.
| Jun 25, 2014
| 8:04 PM
The 2014 NBA Draft class is loaded with talent.
Headlining this group is Chicago native Jabari Parker, who starred at Simeon, winning four straight state titles en route to being named Gatorade Player of the Year. From there he took his game to Duke...
| Jul 31, 2014
Former Chicago Bulls guard Ben Gordon, whom the Orlando Magic recently signed to a two-year deal, has listed his three-bedroom town home in Northbrook for $475,000.
The Britain-born Gordon, 31, the Bulls' first-round draft pick in 2004, played for the...
| Jul 27, 2014
| 7:42 PM
The Limeport Bulls feature many players who were original Fleetwings in the Tri-County League.
The Fleetwings were perennial contenders in the Tri-Co, often putting up one of the best records in the league. And yet, much like the Buffalo Bills in the...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 7:37 PM
The NBA's annual moratorium ended Thursday, allowing teams to sign free agents.
While it didn't take long before a number of players signed their deals, the Lakers remained in neutral while waiting for New York Knicks free agent Carmelo Anthony to...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 1:19 PM
We're so much better than this, Chicago.
Sitting around like the jilted lover, waiting for the phone to ring. Please call, Carmelo!
Well, he won't. And let me just say: To all you spurned girlfriends, mistresses and side dishes, let me apologize. I...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 9:16 PM
Carmelo Anthony’s agonizing extended into another day.
Despite reports Anthony would make his return to the Knicks official on Thursday, the Bulls still hadn’t been notified of the All-Star forward’s intentions as the first full day of...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 11:30 AM
LeBron James' going home to Cleveland will have implications far outside the confines of the 216 area code in the NBA next season.
The Cavaliers, of course, become the immediate favorite in the Eastern Conference, particularly if they can engineer a...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 7:11 AM
Shortly after the Bulls unveiled him officially Friday, Nikola Mirotic apologized for his English. Never mind that, at 23, he speaks three languages — four if you count basketball.
That's a language in which coach Tom Thibodeau is fluent.
| Jul 21, 2014
| 4:40 PM
This offseason, Tony Snell lost the braids he had worn since elementary school and gained 10 pounds of muscle.
The Bulls hope he also found sustained confidence that he showed only in spurts during an uneven rookie season.
"If you're not confident out...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 8:58 PM
Another game, another tie for the Fire.
Wednesday night's 0-0 deadlock with Vancouver was an MLS-leading 12th for the Fire, now four short of the all-time record they share with the Red Bulls from 2011.
But postgame talk couldn't overshadow the...