| Apr 18, 2015
| 7:14 PM
Can we get a minutes limitation on bad and irritating basketball?
I mean, there were limitations on everything and everyone else this season -- Derrick Rose’s knees, Joakim Noah’s knees, Taj Gibson’s this thing, Jimmy Butler’s...
| Apr 17, 2015
| 7:05 PM
Having trouble envisioning an upset in the Eastern Conference playoffs?
That's understandable, since three teams in the eight-team field didn't finish above .500. Milwaukee (41-41), Boston (40-42) and Brooklyn (38-44) wouldn't have even qualified for the...
| Apr 17, 2015
| 4:55 PM
In 1999, Tom Thibodeau served as Jeff Van Gundy's assistant when the Knicks became the first No. 8 seed to advance to the NBA Finals.
The Bulls, who open what they hope will be a similarly long playoff run Saturday against the Bucks, are the Eastern...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 6:00 PM
The best era of Magic basketball was represented at Amway Center on Friday night.
And Stan Van Gundy didn't even get a plaque or a trophy.
The Magic inducted Shaquille O'Neal into the Orlando Magic Hall of Fame while Stan worked the other corner for...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 8:15 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Doc Rivers sat his starters down early, then benched himself after the game.
Rivers sent out assistant Mike Woodson to handle the postgame interviews, and the former Knicks coach had plenty to smile about after his new team smashed...
| Mar 1, 2015
| 6:31 PM
Jimmy Butler is headed for an MRI exam on Monday after leaving the Bulls' 96-86 loss to the Clippers on Sunday in the third quarter with a hyperextended left elbow.
Taj Gibson left the United Center in a walking boot, his sprained left ankle expected to...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 4:26 PM
Jeff Van Gundy usually operates without a filter. Whatever thought pops into his brain often does a beeline straight to his mouth.
But the outspoken NBA analyst says he might have to switch on his rarely used internal censor when it comes to...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 10:43 AM
Asked if he and former Lakers teammate Shaquille O'Neal were ever friends, Kobe Bryant said, "No. I believe we need to work night and day; figure out how to get to where we need to go. And he wanted to do it a different way."
Bryant's facial expressions...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 3:33 PM
Not to sound un-American, but too much emphasis is being placed on winning when picking the NBA All-Star Game rosters.
Take the Atlanta Hawks – everybody is.
Eastern Conference coaches selected three Hawks as All-Star reserves: Al Horford,...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 5:18 PM
Not to say the Bulls look lost but nobody would be surprised if they added Siri to the roster to make sure they navigate their way to New Orleans in time for Saturday's fourth straight loss.
To be fair, the Bulls haven't lost to the Pelicans yet. We...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 10:51 PM
Spencer Hawes grabbed an inbounds bounce pass from Matt Barnes and flung the ball toward Barnes as the Clippers small forward raced toward the basket. The play was supposed to result in a backdoor layup that would tie the score and send the game into...