| Mar 24, 2013
| 8:26 PM
MINNEAPOLIS — Nate Robinson showcased the full effect of his mercurial nature, goading J.J. Barea into a technical foul, stuffing the box score with 22 points and 10 assists and making sure the postgame locker room sounded like detention hall with...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 9:51 PM
On a breakaway in the first quarter of the Bulls' 101-97 victory Wednesday night over the Heat, only Kirk Hinrich stood between LeBron James and a basket suitable for framing.
Fearlessly, Hinrich tackled James in the open court with a technique that...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 7:20 AM
Tom Thibodeau had a chance to prove he isn’t crazy, but no.
The Bulls coach had a chance to show he knew how and when to lose a game, but no.
While you were sleeping, so were the Bulls. They went into Sacramanto to face a Kings team missing...
| Mar 3, 2013
| 8:54 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — Eighteen years ago this month, Michael Jordan, wearing No. 45, made his dramatic comeback from retirement and a baseball experiment at this city's old Market Square Arena.
In this age of instantaneous reaction and social media...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 8:49 PM
Nobody said victories would be pretty anymore.
Pretty first left the building when Derrick Rose lay in a crumpled heap April 28, his left ACL snapped. Throw in injuries to rotation regulars Kirk Hinrich, Richard Hamilton and Taj Gibson and the need for...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 4:04 PM
Hey K.C., I really loved that Wright Thompson piece on Michael Jordan in ESPN The Magazine. One of my favorite parts was learning Michael loves cowboy movies. I also have learned through various interviews that Bob Dylan is himself a lover of Westerns. As...
| May 19, 2013
| 6:06 PM
LeBron James has spent a career refining basketball in his mind. It's how he works. Before the fourth quarter, for instance, when he's typically moved onto the opposing team's top scorer, he sits on the bench mentally reviewing the player he'll defend....
| May 12, 2013
| 1:07 PM
"Hi Dad. [Pauses, looks at TV.] ESPN Classic?"
"Yeah. Today's the 10-year anniversary of the classic Four Man Bulls game. Your mother and I watched it with you in the crib."
"But I don't get it—'Four Man Bulls game?' "
"It was this crazy...
| May 13, 2013
| 6:55 AM
If you were worried the Bulls might’ve wised up after their many stupid acts cost them the last two playoff games, then here’s some good news:
The Bulls say they will continue the idiocy in Game 4 on Monday night.
“We want to be...
| May 14, 2013
| 4:27 PM
Hate to admit it, but Wednesday threatens to set this year's record for rancor in Chicago sports.
Bulls and Blackhawks fans plan to load up on the loathing. All mean streets lead to 1901 W. Madison. In a rare overlap of postseason schedules, for about...
| May 10, 2013
| 8:11 PM
This Heat team, when it plays like a team, when it defends like it can, when its players don't stand around and watch LeBron James like they're on the other side of a playground fence, is the best in basketball.
When it has none of that, and still has...