| Mar 25, 2015
| 7:36 AM
Michael Jordan doesn’t sit down for many long interviews these days. However, he was all in when the subject was Dean Smith.
Jordan and numerous other former North Carolina stars are featured in a new documentary, “Dean Smith,” which...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 6:12 PM
St. Joseph's Nick Rakocevic is used to people giving him advice.
That's what happens when you have college offers from Power Five schools like Wisconsin, Iowa, Indiana, Illinois and UCLA.
Rakocevic, 6-foot-11 junior, said he appreciates the interest...
| Feb 8, 2015
| 12:36 PM
Dean Smith was more than simply a basketball coach.
Yes, the retired Hall of Famer left North Carolina as the winningest coach in men's history after capturing two national titles along with the 1976 Olympic gold medal and coaching some of the sport's...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 8:36 AM
Before he cemented his legend as a sharp-shooter for the Indiana Pacers, Reggie Miller the rookie tried to show Michael Jordan he had a sharp tongue too.
How did that work out for him?
Not too well. Not too well at all, the "NBA on TNT" analyst told...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 5:20 PM
For hundreds of high school student-athletes, the past week was full of happiness and heartbreak.
The official start to the spring sports season was Monday, bringing with it the opportunity to try out for a respective sport.
By Thursday, most players...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 6:04 AM
Jeff Van Gundy is right: Bulls management has undermined coach Tom Thibodeau.
Van Gundy made that comment and several others while working the Bulls-Mavericks game on ESPN on Friday night, painting a picture of a devious front office.
| Jan 24, 2015
| 10:28 AM
This column was orginially published on July 24, 2005.
Two steps into the swanky Ritz-Carlton hotel in this Pacific Ocean postcard of a town off the western edge of Los Angeles, Ernie Banks asked the hostess he'd just met about her husband. She blushed....
| Jan 25, 2015
| 6:23 AM
From this vantage point, there's only one way to respond appropriately when the Bulls unveil a video tribute to Luol Deng during the first timeout of Sunday's matinee against the Heat.
Deng, facing his former team for the third time but the first in...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 8:50 AM
He has faced the Chicago Bulls as a Cleveland Cavalier in Cleveland. And he has faced the Bulls as a member of the Miami Heat at AmericanAirlines Arena.
But Sunday at the United Center will be different.
Luol Deng will be going back home. For the...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 3:04 PM
LeBron James recognizes that Michael Jordan was once a movie and marketing force, and now the Cleveland Cavaliers star wants to build on his example and forge his own entertainment empire, James tells The Hollywood Reporter.
"Winning is the first...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 3:37 PM
They're two of the most famous names to ever come out of Chicago, but Bulls legend Michael Jordan couldn't quite get a grip on President Barack Obama's handle -- at least that's how former Obama advisor David Axelrod tells it.
"When the president turned...