| Oct 6, 2014
There are plenty of storylines for the Bulls' exhibition opener Monday night against the Wizards. And, no, playoff revenge and a 12-game preseason winning streak aren't among them.
But perhaps the most important for long-term success this season is the...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 4:53 PM
If players voted, Bulls forward Taj Gibson already would have one first-place nod for this season's Sixth Man of the Year award.
"To win big, sacrifices must be made, and I think Taj is a proven winner and someone who will sacrifice for this team,"...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 9:16 PM
So much of Derrick Rose's career has featured quickness — his athletic ability; his ascendancy to NBA stardom — that slowing down isn't something that comes naturally for the Bulls guard.
Time flies, too, and Saturday brought Rose's 26th...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 7:41 PM
The closer Derrick Rose gets to the reality of playing with Pau Gasol with the game on the line, the more the Bulls star dreams.
"I see automatically the fourth quarter, he's got the ball and I'm out on the perimeter just waiting to get a set shot,''...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 2:32 PM
Four years ago, Bulls management assembled a squad that had many believing NBA title No. 7 was inevitable. But after one Eastern Conference Finals appearance, two Derrick Rose knee injuries and three early playoff exits, it was back to the drawing board....
| Sep 29, 2014
| 4:05 PM
Before the Bulls could get to business shooting, passing, defending and doing all the other things they need to practice before the season begins, they had one huge hurdle Monday: media day.
It may seem like glorified standing around, but that would...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 5:01 PM
There's no way the Lakers finish 14th in the Western Conference again. No chance. None. Probably. Maybe?
They were crushed by injuries last season, tumbled to the conference's second-lowest spot and endured their worst record (27-55) since moving to Los...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 10:06 PM
As the Bulls prepare to open training camp Monday with their annual media day and a team meeting, the similarities to 2010 can't be overlooked.
Like then, the Bulls missed on their top free-agent target and moved quickly to sign a multiple All-Star....
| Sep 26, 2014
| 5:42 PM
Strong words from Mitch Kupchak, but he had to say them.
"Our expectations are to win a championship. I know that sounds . . ." the Lakers general manager said Friday, trailing off before picking back up. "Expectations outside of this room might not...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 2:49 AM
BARCELONA (Reuters) - Spain centre Pau Gasol has doubts about his future with the national team following the hosts' shock quarter-final defeat by France at the basketball World Cup on Wednesday.
The Spaniards, packed with NBA talents and joint...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 3:30 PM
BARCELONA, Spain -- So much for that FIBA World Cup final between Spain and the U.S.
France knocked off the host country 65-52 in a stunning, silencing upset in Madrid Wednesday night despite playing without NBA All-Stars Tony Parker and the Chicago...