| Jul 5, 2014
| 5:17 PM
As a 4th of July weekend ticks away with Melo Watch, you patriotic people have questions. Lots and lots of questions.
Do you think Carmelo Anthony is the best fit for the Bulls? Jermaine Colon, Chicago
I don't think it's even a question. Anthony is...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 11:16 AM
Oklahoma Thunder guard Russell Westbrook, citing rest as his top priority, has declared himself unavailable for the United States basketball team at this year's World Cup in Spain.
Westbrook, 25, who won gold medals on the U.S. team at the 2010 World...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 10:55 PM
11 a.m. Motorsports: NASCAR Sprint Cup practice (at Pocono).--FS1
Noon Golf: Champions Tour: 3M Championship first round (in Blaine, Minn.).--Golf
1 p.m. Tennis: Citi Open quarterfinal (in Washington, D.C.): Donald Young vs. Kevin Anderson.--...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 8:51 AM
The Chicago Bulls' association with USA Basketball keeps growing.
USA Basketball released its 13-man roster for the Select team that will train with the National team at next week's minicamp in Las Vegas, and Jimmy Butler is on it. He joins first-...
| 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 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 29, 2014
| 6:52 PM
LAS VEGAS — You can't play only 10 NBA games in 27 months without experiencing some setbacks in a comeback.
So, yes, Derrick Rose will have some down days. Tuesday wasn't one of them.
"He was phenomenal (Monday) and he was (Tuesday) too," USA...
| Jul 30, 2014
LAS VEGAS — The welcome-to-the-NBA moments keep coming for Doug McDermott, whether in the form of guarding Klay Thompson off a screen or unfounded trade rumors.
McDermott, whose calmness under pressure is as apparent as his shooting ability,...
| 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 18, 2014
| 8:21 PM
Just more than a week before Team USA minicamp in Las Vegas, Tom Thibodeau said he expects Derrick Rose to play well and reiterated how much he hopes Rose makes the 12-man roster that plays in the FIBA World Cup of Basketball in Spain.
"Team USA will be...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 6:56 AM
It seems every NBA fan has an opinion on whether the Cleveland Cavaliers should trade first-round draft pick Andrew Wiggins to the Minnesota Timberwolves for Kevin Love. One big NBA fan has checked in with his thoughts: Duke Coach Mike Krzyzewski....