| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 6:52 PM
Derrick Rose declined to address reporters Wednesday, presumably to save his voice for his Basketball Hall of Fame induction speech in 2029.
That's not the real reason. And perhaps that's not entirely fair. But Rose invited such ridicule by linking...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 2:34 PM
Miguel Herrera didn’t know much, if anything, about Harry Caray when he visited Harry Caray’s Italian Steakhouse Chicago Sunday, according to a restaurant spokesperson. And why would he? The enthusiastic Mexican men's national team manager has...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Derrick Rose is coming back to play his first real game in 18 months.
But he is not bringing another superstar with him. Drive home safely, Chicago.
Rose has looked terrific in exhibition games, attacking the basket as fearlessly as we remember and...