| Jan 31, 2015
| 4:02 PM
This has been a strange Bulls season, which began with legitimate championship aspirations. At times, they have lived up to those, beating other powers and posting a 17-8 road mark as their six-game trip continues Wednesday in Houston. Other times? Not so...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 7:40 AM
LOS ANGELES — Several times over the years, Tom Thibodeau has reminded all how Tim Duncan averaged nearly 40 minutes in his first six seasons with the Spurs. He did it again Tuesday night before the Bulls' overtime victory over the Warriors....
| Jan 28, 2015
| 6:00 AM
OAKLAND, Calif. — Jimmy Butler's illness forced him to miss Tuesday night's 113-111 victory in overtime against the Warriors, preventing the preferred and anticipated battle of the backcourts.
For the Warriors, Stephen Curry is a leading most...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 9:29 AM
Earlier in his career, Kobe Bryant considered joining the Washington Wizards, according to the Washington Post.
"That's true," said Bryant. "A long time ago? Yeah."
Bryant reportedly had an interest in playing for Michael Jordan, who held the role of...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 6:02 PM
Every now and then, a call comes in to a hotel in Indiana with an unusual request.
"Can I talk to Steve?"
The manager, April Barricks, wouldn't know what to say. Eventually, she asked the owner.
People keep asking for Steve Alford, Barricks told...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 12:33 PM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter said the franchise is not in any limbo because of the Toronto Blue Jays' ongoing interest in hiring away executive vice president Dan Duquette.
"Not at all," Showalter said Wednesday before speaking at an autism charity...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 12:52 PM
A photographer is accusing Nike of violating the copyright of his 1984 image of Michael Jordan soaring toward a basketball hoop by continuing to use the image to market shoes and clothes.
Jacobus Rentmeester, of New York City, filed suit against Nike...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 11:34 AM
NBA great Scottie Pippen isn't scoring as well in the real estate market.
In September 2007, Pippen listed his 10,000-square-foot Fort Lauderdale mansion for sale at just a hair under $15 million.
Almost eight years later, Pippen's palace is still...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 2:54 PM
President Obama is used to getting a very earnest, often heartfelt introduction from a nervous ordinary person before he takes the podium for a speech.
But on Friday, Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson broke the mold.
Introducing the president at a...
| 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...
| 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...