| Oct 3, 2014
| 1:08 PM
It’s the first Friday of Bulls’ training camp. And I know where your questions are -- in my inbox. Here’s the first installment of our regular Tribune mailbag.
Q. Will Tom Thibodeau give Nikola Mirotic a legitimate chance to start...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 3:44 PM
Wes Unseld has never been one to seek the spotlight.
Yet there he was on Thursday, surrounded by media, NBA players past and present and several hundred youngsters who packed the gym at the Unseld School in West Baltimore for the promotion of a...
| Sep 14, 2014
| 9:00 PM
De no haber sido por la audacia de TMZ, un portal de internet especializado en escándalos de celebridades, el ex jugador de los Ravens de Baltimore, Ray Rice, quizá el hombre más odiado de Estados Unidos en la actualidad, se habría salido con la suya....
| Jul 16, 2014
| 9:39 PM
Lance Stephenson leaving the Pacers for Michael Jordan's Hornets continued the evening out of the Eastern Conference that started with the Pacers' dysfunction down the stretch of last season.
With LeBron James moving from the Heat to the Cavaliers, Luol...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 7:32 AM
Stop me if you’ve heard this before:
The best player on the planet is a free agent, but doesn’t choose Chicago.
Another dynamic offensive player is a free agent, but doesn’t choose Chicago.
And so, the Bulls settle for a big man...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 6:55 PM
NBA general managers may have felt this week like siblings watching the stack of presents swell under the tree in the days before Christmas.
Look, there's LeBron James next to the electric train set!
Wow, that's Carmelo Anthony beneath the stockings!...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 7:27 PM
Center Marcin Gortat made a quick decision on the NBA free agent market Tuesday, agreeing to re-sign with the Washington Wizards.
According to multiple media outlets, Gortat received a five-year, $60 million deal. The contract can't be finalized...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Q: Ira, I've read (and listened) where you've said that if LeBron James told the Heat earlier that he was leaving, the Heat would have taken a different approach to free agency. But if they did get Kyle Lowry or Marcin Gortat, they might not have been...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 5:20 PM
I've never played soccer, I'm not a dedicated fan and I'm strictly a layman in my understanding of the game. However, Tim Howard's performance against Belgium ranks as one of the greatest solo feats I've ever witnessed in team sports, alongside Kellen...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 5:34 PM
Jeremy Lin invoked a biblical verse this week when the Houston Rockets unveiled massive banners showing free agent target Carmelo Anthony wearing Lin's No. 7 outside the Toyota Center.
Lin was technically still a Rocket, though he presumably would be...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 5:55 PM
On Saturday, almost a year and a half since he suffered a severe knee injury as a college freshman, Nerlens Noel played in a competitive basketball game.
And he looked good doing it.
Running fluidly, Noel scored a game-high 19 points as his...