| Mar 10, 2014
| 7:32 AM
Talk all you want about the Bulls’ overtime win against the Heat on national TV on Sunday, but ask yourself this:
Was that the same Bulls roster that lost to Memphis at home on Friday night?
Spoiler alert: Yes, it was.
| Jul 8, 2009
Allen Iverson answered questions Tuesday the same way he's played basketball for more than 20 years.
Defiantly, emotionally, confidently. With the raw, jagged, genuine edge that makes him one of the sport's most compelling and controversial characters....
| Apr 10, 2009
Word that the Detroit Pistons decided to park Allen Iverson in the garage for the remainder of the season and the playoffs prompts the question: Have we seen the last of Iverson in an NBA uniform?
Put another way: Is Iverson, the Peninsula native and one...
| Feb 27, 2010
"Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall."
Albert Einstein never spoke until he was 4 years old — and didn't read a word for another three years. One teacher pronounced him "mentally slow,...
| Nov 12, 2009
Carrie Underwood blames Cuervo for her — "I don't even know his last name" — reckless romance. What's Allen Iverson's excuse?
Hennessy? Hubris? Desperation?
Regardless, Iverson and the Memphis Grizzlies were a preposterous basketball...
| 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 10, 2012
| 7:34 AM
I have an issue with Dwight Howard.
He sounds like an idiot. He sounds like a loser.
Great player, no doubt. He went for 28 and 15 against the floss formerly known as Joakim Noah last week.
(Tangent: Why is Noah stinking it up? It’s like he&...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 9:28 AM
Last week, in a valiant effort and one that deserves to be applauded, the mayor and NBA Hall of Famer Isiah Thomas took the point in an effort to raise money to expand the at-risk youth basketball program known as Windy City Hoops.
“For me, as a...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 7:08 PM
NBA teams have completed the bulk of their offseason moves, so now’s the perfect time to evaluate what, if anything, has changed in the Eastern Conference’s balance of power.
There will be two competitions to watch in the season ahead.
| Oct 26, 2013
| 5:38 PM
Nick Anderson already knows what he wants etched on his tombstone. Somewhere, it's going to say "Orlando Magic."
Retired from basketball since 2002, he feels strongly about what the Magic and the city of Orlando have meant to him.
| Jul 19, 2013
| 12:33 PM
The NBA bills the NBA Development League as its “official minor league,” a place where young players can gain some experience and veteran players coming off injuries can play a few games to get back into basketball shape.
For many NBA teams,...