| Feb 27, 2015
| 9:06 PM
Observations from Friday night's 104-102 loss to the New Orleans Pelicans at the Smoothie King Center:
-- Dwyane Wade can't dribble out the clock and hoist a 3-pointer at the buzzer in a two-point game.
-- It was not fair to...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 9:59 PM
Dwyane Wade went for it all. He came up empty. So did the Miami Heat.
Just as their pick-and-roll defense came up empty throughout Friday's fourth quarter against New Orleans Pelicans backup center Alexis Ajinca.
Pelicans 104, Heat 102.
In the end,...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 7:05 PM
Observations from Saturday night's 105-91 loss to the New Orleans Pelicans at AmericanAirlines Arena:
-- No matter the mix, the home struggles continue.
-- This was another night when the crowd was better than the team it supported.
-- The Heat have...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 4:40 PM
TV/radio: 6 p.m. Saturday; WGN-9, WMVP-AM 1000.
—Storylines: A trip to the Big Easy portends an intriguing clash with Chicago native Anthony Davis, who scored 29 points in a 107-100 Bulls victory on Dec. 27. Former Bulls big man Omer Asik...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 8:38 PM
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The 76ers have a catchy anthem they play at every home game, a feel-good song with a lyric that implores fans to, "Stomp your feet, everybody."
The fans may as well dedicate that tune to Nerlens Noel.
Coach Brett Brown had...
| Jan 1, 2015
| 10:30 AM
Nothing says Happy New Year like an in box filled with Bulls questions. Here are some answers.
Why don't the Bulls just trade Derrick Rose for some draft picks? What am I missing here? I do not see any difference in the Bulls' play with Rose. Do you...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 6:16 PM
Entering Friday, Pau Gasol's 16 double-doubles tied him with the Trail Blazers' LaMarcus Aldridge and the Grizzlies' Zach Randolph, one behind league leaders John Wall of the Wizards and Nikola Vucevic of the Magic.
Gasol has led the Bulls in scoring...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 6:03 PM
As the Bulls' 1-1 trip concluded, coach Tom Thibodeau revealed a telling anecdote about Jimmy Butler.
"He's old school," Thibodeau said. "(Sunday) night before the (Heat) game, he wasn't feeling well and he said, 'Hey, don't cut my minutes. I'm going to...
| Dec 7, 2014
| 8:07 AM
The Lakers (5-15) return home to host the New Orleans Pelicans (8-10) on Sunday night after a three-game road trip.
Coach Byron Scott vowed to change the team's starting lineup after a loss in Boston on Friday, although he didn't specify which starter,...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 7:56 PM
Pelicans 104, Knicks 93: Tyreke Evans scored 27 points and dished out six assists as host New Orleans sent New York to its ninth consecutive loss.
Anthony Davis overcame a slow start to finish with 18 points, eight rebounds and three blocks for the...
| Nov 29, 2014
| 8:35 PM
Those "three to four years" Jim Buss gave himself to straighten out the Lakers are shaping up as a timeline to nowhere, except maybe basketball oblivion.
A month into the season, the Lakers are 3-13 and can't even mark time properly.
They lost an...