| Aug 1, 2014
| 3:28 PM
LAS VEGAS — In a rare interview, B.J. Armstrong said Derrick Rose is in good spirits, lauded the Bulls’ offseason moves and said his client’s main focus is pursuing a championship for his hometown franchise.
“I was recently out...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 6:08 PM
LAS VEGAS — After a fourth straight day of practice, Derrick Rose was asked how he felt on a scale of 1 to 10.
"Eleven," he said.
Sounds like a good time for an intrasquad scrimmage. That's what Friday brings, the culmination of this five-day...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 5:20 AM
LAS VEGAS Inside the gym where Team USA is training for next month's FIBA World Cup, you can't take two steps without tripping over one of the most talented players in the world.
Kevin Durant. Stephen Curry. Derrick Rose. Anthony Davis. DeMarcus Cousins....
| Jul 28, 2014
| 5:26 PM
LAS VEGAS — In this artificial city where hope can disappear as easily as coins in a slot machine, a man of substance is working to regain his magic.
You remember public address announcer Tommy Edwards' pregame call at the United Center: From...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 8:21 AM
USA basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo confirmed the 19-player roster for the national team, headlined by 2012 gold medalists Kevin Durant, James Harden, Kevin Love and Anthony Davis.
The roster for the 2014 USA World Cup Team will be selected from...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 6:06 PM
Count coach Mike Krzyzewski as one of many Chicagoans hoping to see Derrick Rose return to form.
Rose was named Monday as one of 19 players on the USA World Cup national team training camp roster, which will practice in Las Vegas from July 28 to Aug....
| Jul 16, 2014
| 6:17 PM
The superlatives are flowing fast for Doug McDermott, whose smooth jump shot veteran NBA coach George Karl compared to that of Dell Curry, one of the purest shooters in league history.
Just don't expect to hear them come that often from McDermott's...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 5:22 PM
The Lakers are a week away from their reward for an unforgettably rough season.
Philadelphia, Milwaukee and tons of other teams can also start replenishing their roster in next Thursday's NBA draft after unspeakably bad seasons.
This is all...
| Jun 22, 2014
| 6:11 PM
On Feb. 18, 2010, the Bulls traded John Salmons and two second-round picks to the Bucks for Joe Alexander and Hakim Warrick and their expiring contracts.
Hours later, they sent Tyrus Thomas to the Bobcats for two more expiring deals — Flip...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 5:41 PM
Gar Forman didn't just get hired by Jerry Krause. He learned some tricks from "The Sleuth," at least in terms of keeping the Bulls' business private.
That's why Forman's offering at last month's NBA draft combine that the Bulls could trade one or both...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 9:34 PM
On a recent trip to a Mexican restaurant in Chicago, Doug McDermott noticed someone in line staring at him.
"The guy was like, 'Wait, you're that 'McBuckets' guy,'" McDermott recalled last week in an interview on WGWG-FM. "That's when I knew the...