| Aug 19, 2014
| 4:26 PM
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — After the USA Basketball practice Tuesday afternoon, Bulls guard Derrick Rose and coach Tom Thibodeau spent several minutes chatting on the court before Rose shot free throws, took jump shots and performed other offensive...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 10:10 PM
Derrick Rose still hasn't seen the replay. And he doesn't want to.
Beyond the fact gruesomeness makes him sick to his stomach, Rose knows that helpless feeling all too well.
But seeing Paul George on his back, his right tibia and fibula fractured...
| Sep 14, 2014
| 8:03 PM
MADRID — USA Basketball made it look easy Sunday at Palacio de los Deportes, blowing out Serbia 129-92 in the FIBA World Cup final.
In fact, since the event began in 1950, only Brazil in 1959 and 1963 and Yugoslavia in 1998 and 2002...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 5:01 PM
BARCELONA, - Team USA showed no sign of missing their top players as they breezed into the basketball World Cup final with a commanding 96-68 win over Lithuania on Thursday.
The Americans, competing in Spain with a second-string team, will head...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 6:57 AM
BARCELONA, Spain -- When USA Basketball's practice ended Monday at Palau Sant Jordi, Derrick Rose spent several extra minutes shooting jumpers with Tom Thibodeau.
Afterward, an upbeat Rose almost promised his shooting woes would be in the past when Team...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 9:42 PM
Exhibition or not, the test Brazil posed Saturday night at the United Center should serve as a reminder that USA Basketball will have to earn gold at next month's FIBA World Cup.
"We're more capable of getting beat than we would be in London or Beijing,...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 2:46 PM
Derrick Rose and USA Basketball traveled to New York on Sunday, setting up their base for a week of preparation that includes two more exhibition games in advance of the FIBA World Cup in Spain.
Rose did know and mention that travel itinerary, no...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 5:01 PM
The last summer of the Bulls inhabiting the Berto Center is the first summer of Derrick Rose's second act.
For weeks now, Rose has been playing five-on-five, taking full contact on his surgically-repaired knees and preparing to attend USA Basketball's...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 5:11 PM
Derrick Rose has been taking full contact on his surgically-repaired right torn meniscus since late in the Bulls' first-round playoff loss to the Wizards. He continues to take full contact and, by all accounts, looks strong in his rehabilitation from that...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 4:00 PM
Dave Dickerson hasn't checked the resumes and accomplishments of all the college basketball coaches in the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, yet the former Maryland assistant coach and player knows something about one who is on the brink of...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 7:29 PM
Kentucky is raising more than the bar in an effort to keep John Calipari in Lexington, announcing a seven-year, $52.5 million contract loaded with annual retention bonuses to reward his loyalty to the program.
Calipari can make an average of $2.33...