| Jan 24, 2015
| 3:22 PM
Jeff Van Gundy came down on the media Friday, claiming some members “are in the hip pocket” of Bulls management. He alleges the Bulls are leaking stories to “undermine” Tom Thibodeau.
Van Gundy’s comments came in a...
| 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 24, 2014
| 6:42 AM
ESPN/ABC analyst Jeff Van Gundy has a couple of ideas for NBA commissioner Adam Silver in the in the wake of the league's new $24 billion TV deal.
Are you listening, Mr. Silver?
"I just think we have to keep the fan in mind,” Van Gundy said....
| Oct 25, 2014
| 4:01 PM
Video review has come a long way in the NBA, about to make its greatest stride this season, with the opening of the NBA Replay Center in Secaucus, N.J., a facility equipped with 20 replay stations, 94 video monitors, capable of processing 300 billion bits...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 10:15 AM
Derrick Rose and the Bulls begin their season Wednesday with championship expectations. The No. 1 concern is with the guy wearing jersey No. 1 and playing position No. 1. Every Rose has its thorn, and this year it could be Lebron James, Kyrie Irving and...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 4:46 PM
After 43 wins the past two seasons, the Magic were supposedly heading into this season looking "to turn the corner," according to club CEO Alex Martins.
Waiting around that corner has been an oncoming train.
A rebuilding team that needs every break...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 9:04 PM
Q: We might have just opened the door to losing another ascending player whom we groomed by failing to extend Norris Cole, while we keep a player with no upside in Mario Chalmers. The Heat hold on too long to players that have flat-lined or are at the end...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 8:00 PM
The Clippers must play harder. Blake Griffin should take fewer jump shots. Someone, anyone, needs to step up at small forward.
Everyone, it seems, is playing pop psychologist, diagnosing the problems of a team widely expected to contend for the...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 4:09 PM
Pat Riley trademarked the term three-peat back when he coached the Lakers. Now, the Heat executive is hoping to accomplish one, something even those Showtime-era teams couldn't.
In fact, only the Minneapolis Lakers from 1952-54, the Celtics with eight...
| May 9, 2014
| 4:50 PM
Tuesday's Times sports section was remarkable. The names Chris Paul and Jonathan Quick actually appeared more often than V. Stiviano.
So Shelly Sterling feels "entitled" to keep the Clippers in her family? I guess...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 10:00 PM
After two challenging seasons, Mike D'Antoni has stepped down as coach of the Lakers.
The Lakers, coming off their worst season (27-55) since moving to Los Angeles in 1960, said they will begin their coaching search immediately. What kind of coach...