| Jan 24, 2015
| 1:32 PM
The distinction between what coaches say and what they mean has long involved a considerable chasm, unless that coach is Gregg Popovich.
So, for what it's worth, consider the words of Hornets coach Steve Clifford before Wednesday's game against the...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 6:16 AM
The final result from Cleveland on Monday night: Cavaliers 108, Bulls brain-dead.
And you might want to check their hearts while you’re at it.
That’s six losses in eight games. That’s five straight opponents scoring more than 100...
| 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.
| 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...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 9:05 AM
Jon Lester didn’t wait long to get his hands on some deep dish pizza. The two-time World Series champion agreed to sign with the Cubs late Tuesday night and was already eating deep dish pizza in Chicago on Thursday. Here’s that sighting and...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 8:31 PM
WASHINGTON — Derrick Rose is not one to gloat, but he could not contain himself after nailing a jumper Tuesday night that all but clinched the Bulls' stirring 99-91 victory over the Wizards.
"I never celebrate," he said. "My emotions just came...
| Dec 25, 2014
| 7:28 AM
I know it’s early in the season, and I know that only the playoffs matter -- heck, only June matters -- but goodness, Derrick Rose looks like Derrick Rose.
Finally. Rose finally looks like the guy he continually said he would be – said he...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 12:10 PM
Most of the sightings I hear about take place in venues in the city. Let’s start off with a sighting from the suburbs (my only recent sports sighting from the burbs) before getting to all of the city sightings:
- The Bears’ Matt Forte had...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 2:57 PM
You’d think I would hear about Derrick Rose sightings around town more often. The former NBA MVP is the most recognizable athlete in Chicago along with the Bears’ Jay Cutler and Blackhawks’ Patrick Kane. Rose, however, manages to keep...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 8:26 PM
Before his team blasted the Bulls 97-77 at the United Center, Jazz coach Quin Snyder sounded like someone choosing between shoveling and snow-blowing his driveway Wednesday when describing what concerned him most.
Whatever option Snyder chose, he feared...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 5:47 PM
When the Bulls begin their season Wednesday night in New York, we'll see Derrick Rose and Carmelo Anthony on the floor together, albeit under different circumstances than Chicago had hoped last summer.
We'll see if the Bulls resemble a team capable of...